Garage Door Springs, The Danger Zone

Usually, the largest mechanical thing around your house is the overhead garage door – the one you’re driving your car through, sometimes without even opening it – I know that you do :-). The major, and the most dangerous componnent of the overhead door is the garage door spring – (or springs depending on the…

Smooth Momentum UB5 Upright Exercise Bike Review

The Smooth Momentum UB5 upright exercise bike is designed to meet the demands of health club users, but will provide years of solid performance in your home. The Smooth Momentum UB5’s self generating drive system requires no power cord yet can produce a whopping 900 watts of resistance. No helmet required if you already enjoy…

Top 5 Christmas Light Colors of the Holiday Season

Christmas is a great time for getting together with family, decorating and enjoying the holiday season. Decorating your home (both inside and out) has become a popular family tradition and many households spend countless hours and unlimited amounts of money making their homes look great for the holidays. If you’re thinking of decorating your home…

Petroleum Jelly – Facts Not Fiction

Myth: Petroleum jelly (Vaseline) used in hair and skin products is a dangerous chemical byproduct of petroleum or gasoline. Fact: Refined USP Petroleum jelly is not the same as the “Petrolatum” defined by the Chemical Abstract System (CAS) definition found in the EPA Toxic Substances Control Act (TSCA) Inventory. This CAS number (8009-03-8) applies to…

Computer Viruses and How to Deal With Them

1- What is a computer virus: A computer virus is a software program which is able to replicate itself and spread from one infected computer to another. The infected objects can be system, program or document files. After infecting your computer, it might slow it down, damage the contents of the infected files, mislay the…

The Beni Ourain Rug – The Prized Possession

Each authentic Beni Ourain rug is one of a kind because it was woven by hand by a member of the Beni Ourain tribe of Morocco’s Atlas Mountains. Beni Ourain people are Berbers, whose ancestors were in northern Africa during prehistoric times. Berbers also are known as Imazighen; an individual Berber is called an Amazigh.…

Lean Back for More Golf Swing Power

Well, it’s not lean way back, it’s more like stay back except for your hips if you want to boost your golf swing power. Here’s why, if you live in the body mechanics world of golf like I do, you’ll learn that when Tiger and John Daly hit the ball, they keep their center of…

How to Extend the Range of a Video Baby Monitor?

A baby monitor is already helpful as it is but a video baby monitor takes it up a notch with its remarkable features and functions. You can see your baby even without monitoring them 24/7 physically. A video monitor comes with a transmitter and receiver. That transmitter is placed in your baby’s room. Some have…

Recipe for Classic Thai / Laos Hot Sauce

Ingredients: 1 garlic clove; 1 Red Chili; 1 Green Chili; 1 tablespoon squeezed Lime; 1 tablespoon Fish Sauce In a mortar and pestle, crush the garlic and chilies until they are in small pieces. Add squeezed lime and fish sauce and mix. Pour the Classic Thai / Lao Hot Sauce into a small dipping bowl…

Plastic Cups

Plastic has offered the world a material that can be experimented with without much effort and time. Plastic is a material that has high viscosity and when hardened shows metallic properties. Plastic can be molded in to any form in order to achieve a durable and lightweight product. Plastic cups are a common sight for…

Projectors – Advantages and Drawbacks

Owing to their varied uses, projectors have become the most sought after electronic equipment. Although, a specific projector may not fulfill all your needs, there are some that can be used for both home as well as office use. While at home, a projector can be connected to a DVD player or set-top box to…