Retractable Motorhome Awnings

Retractable motorhome awnings are a popular choice for many campers because they offer a simple and efficient way of adding extra protection from the elements. There are two main types to choose from, these being manual and motorised versions. Many modern motorhomes now come with a retractable awning already installed, however even if you don’t…

PCB Assembly

PCB Assembly refers to the attaching of electronic components to a printed circuit board. PCBs are used to mechanically connect and support electronic components using conductive pathways, tracks or tracks which are etched from copper sheets laminated onto a non-conductive substrate. Once the PCB is completed then electronic components can be attached to produce a…

6 Facts About Oil Paint

1. The earliest known paintings that were done in oils date back to the 7th century BC. These paintings were Buddhist murals that were discovered in caves in Western Afghanistan. Oil paint did not become widespread for use in art works until the 15th century, when it became popular through Europe. Jan van Eyck, a…

Vehicle Gun Racks

Transporting an expensive hunting rifle or shotgun in a vehicle poses a number of challenges: Safety – In the event of a sudden stop or collision, loose articles flying around the truck cab or inside an SUV could cause injury to the occupants. Damage – It is almost certain that your expensive firearm will incur…

CoolSculpting: Eliminating Fat Bulges Without Surgery

In the past, if diet and exercise could not get rid of stubborn fat bulges, many patients opted for liposuction, an invasive surgical procedure. Or, they turned to radio frequency devices or infrared technology, but these devices provided limited improvement. With advances in technology, patients can now reduce unwanted fat bulges and enjoy permanent reduction…

Turn to an Elevator Service Company for an Upgrade

You may want to turn to an elevator service company if your elevators often break or need service. Although elevators only have a few main features, these systems can become outdated. You may be maintaining the functionality of the system, but you also need to upgrade the way the interior looks. Nobody wants to ride…

How to Measure Bolt Patterns in 2 Simple Steps

So you’ve decided to update the rim’s on your car? All you need to know is the bolt pattern of your car so you can find a set of wheels that will fit properly. The phrase ‘Bolt Pattern’ (or lug pattern, bolt circle, lug spacing, etc.) refers to the diameter of an imaginary circle formed…

Wood Stove Parts

If you are planning to purchase a wood burning stove, you want to ensure that wood stove parts are available for the make and model you are considering. While wood stoves are by no means fragile, being quite sturdy and long-lasting, over time and repeated use, you may find that a part wears out or…

Summertime Crockpot Recipes

Summertime crock pot recipes, you may ask? But the crock pot is only used for "cold-weather meals" such as stews, roasts, and other hearty stick-to-your-ribs type meals. Wrong! This fabulous kitchen appliance has certainly received a seasonal stereotype and sits in many kitchen cupboards all summer long. Bring it back to your kitchen counter during…