Gold Plating Tips & Techniques

Gold has always been inherently valuable to mankind, as it is one of few metals which never rusts or corrodes. The seemingly eternal nature of gold makes it extremely popular as a material for jewellery, as it is not only durable but symbolizes a romance that will last indefinitely. In terms of functionality, it’s also…

The Cleanest Pets For Your Home

To their owners, pets are a source of companionship, comfort and love. They become a part of the family. Some are house pets and some live outside. When deciding to get a house pet, cleanliness should definitely be considered. Someone is going to be responsible for keeping the pet and its area clean and so…

How To Restore A 17 "Monitor CRT Picture Tube

The first part of the article mentioned about how you can tap from the secondary diode to get the desire output through the 7808 voltage regulator. The weakness of this circuit is that it can not power up the 17 "Monitor because the power supply have some limitation in delivering current to the bigger CRT…

Effective Lighting Tips For Your Bedroom

Bedroom Lighting needs to be carefully thought out and planned because usually the bedroom tends to function as multiple rooms and can require effective task lighting for its various roles. The bedroom can double up as a study, or a television room, or as a reading room and most usually as a dressing room and…

Types of Wood Floor Finishes – Which One Do You Have?

First you have to determine what type of finish you have. For this article we will discuss the more common finish types. Here are some easy techniques to help you determine which one you have. Surface Finishes Surface finishes are very popular today because they are durable, water-resistant and require minimal maintenance. Surface finishes are…

Flooded Basement – Do You Have a Sump Pump?

Who could believe rain in February? Most Bostonians rejoiced that it rained and not snowed like the rest of the rest of the country which had record breaking snowfalls. However there are some Bostonians who wished it had snowed, not because they like skiing but because their basements flooded due to the heavy rains. Inevitably…

Gold Plated Faucets – Golden Glory

Making a home look magnificent, royal and one-of-its-kind is not an easy task. Even if the owner has the financial capacity to enhance the home, it is essential to have the vision to decorate the home. Often, owners decorate the entire house very tastefully but neglect one very important part of the house. The bathroom…

My Grandmother's Heritage Recipe

The whole thing started when my sister-in-law called to say that she needed a special dessert for her Mother's 75th birthday party. "Do not you have a family recipe that would be meaningful as well as delicious." "No, not really," I said as my mind went blank because my Mother and my Grandmothers were not…