Marble Information

Marble is any limestone or dolomite that can take a high polish and still be usable. Marble is generally formed from limestone undergoing metamorphism. When exposed to extremes of pressure or heat limestone turns into calcite or dolomite crystals, which are the primary materials in marble. Marble has a famous history. The ancient Greeks built…

Computer Lingo!

Computer lingo! Or, “techno-babble” as I like to call it. If you don’t know your IEEE 1394s from your PCI Express x16s, then you may have a problem if you plan on building or upgrading hardware in your computer. Knowing the talk is essential for getting parts that are compatible and not blowing up your…

The Different Types of Concrete Cutting and Breaking

Concrete cutting, can be explained in the layman’s terms as the process of creating holes and openings through concrete surfaces, walls and ceilings. This process can be used for more complicated tasks along with revolutionizing tools and methods like coring concrete pile caps to removing unwanted concrete from a site. Concrete cutting, drilling and sawing…

Bat City USA – Austin, Texas

Most people associate Austin, Texas with the outstanding music scene and industry that is there or the “Longhorns” of the University of Texas at Austin, however, there is something else incredible that resides in the heart of the city and that is a colony of over 1.5 million Mexican free-tail bats. I had previously read…

Tips on Selecting Roman Shades and Curtains

ROMAN SHADES The hottest trend in window fashions right now is roman shades. Clean, classic, and efficient are words that describe this window covering. Roman shades operate by a standard cord lock, a continuous cord loop, or a remote controlled motor that pulls the fabric up and lowers it down. When in the down position,…

Digital Camera Basics Made Simple

Digital cameras can be perplexing to many beginners. When shopping for a digital camera it is very likely that you will encounter terms like white balance, pixel, ppi and dpi mean and how they affect image and print quality. You may be probably expected to know the difference between things like optical zoom and digital…

Be Fit With Yoga And Physical Activities

We all want to be fit mentally, spiritually and physically. But with our busy lives and hectic schedule, how can we find ways to be fit? It is hard enough to manage our time with our everyday activities, how can we squeeze in activities to help us be mentally, spiritually and physically fit? But we…

Money Management Tip – Paper Or Plastic?

Think carefully about your spending patterns. When you are going into your purse or wallet to pay for a product or service do you pull out cash or a plastic card with a magnetic strip? If you are in debt, there is a very high likelihood that you are pulling out plastic to pay. Maybe…

How to Recycle Pine Furniture

Pine is an extremely popular wood for any style or item of furniture. Not only does it look natural, but it can last a lifetime. Neverheless, if you are thinking of purchasing a new item of furniture to replace an old one, why not just brighten up your old item? This is extremely easy to…

Event Planning – How Specific Your Plan Should Be

Event planning might be an interesting work to do but it requires hard work, determination and responsibility. There are some rules that should be followed to make your event planning successful. When ever you plan or arrange any event the first thing you should keep in mind that there are certain limits for every kind…