Quick Fixes for Stair Parts

You may probably we wondering how a good staircase is built and how the other stair parts nicely match its steps. It does take a good carpenter to match it all up or maybe a stair guy, as you would call him. If you hate fussing over some job by carpenters you would not want…

Setting Up Your Mouse For Counter-Strike

The purpose of this article is to help the reader optimize his mouse for Counter-Strike. The two main factors that come into play when deciding which mouse to use for gaming are ergonomics and how many extra buttons the mouse has. The ergonomics part is obvious, gamers want a mouse that feels comfortable and natural…

When Do I Need to Remodel My Kitchen?

When you've been living in the same house for awhile, things start to go wrong. Counter tops may be chipped or broken, cabinets are falling apart, it is easy to tell that it is time to remodel the kitchen. Beyond issues that are cosmetic, there may be larger issues at play that are far more…

George Wallace: An Enigma

People who saw George Wallace as a racist populist may have missed the complexity hiding behind a facade. The man had many faces. George loved the limelight, so he was compelled to continue run for office, aiming for the top: first, to be Alabama's governor; next, to be the United States president. But holding office…

How to Properly Care For Your Soldering Iron Tip

Your soldering iron can be an indispensable tool for a number of different projects, ranging from home improvement and electronics repair to metalwork and even arts and crafts! But since this tool is a very delicate, highly specialized instrument, it's important to take good care of it – and that's especially true of the tip,…

How to Create a Home Lighting Design Plan

Beautiful rooms include beautiful lighting designs, an important element in interior design. There are three things to consider when creating a good lighting design plan for your room: function, mood and harmony. Illumination Light is a natural resource we get from the sun. We need good illumination in our homes to assist us in our…

Prepping Walls For Wallpaper

Like any venture or project, prepping a wall for a major or minor overhaul needs time and careful preparation. If the project you have in mind is plastering your walls with home wallpaper and wallpaper borders, you have a lot of things to consider such as the type of surface your walls have, and the…