Urban Farming Gets Fresh Foods to Your Table

Go to any of the Farmers Markets (not just Detroit’s Eastern Market) and you will find a “movement.” People want to know where their food comes from now but more importantly they want to know who is growing it. They want know the “Farmer!” I think Detroit and Michigan are positioned to be the fruit…

Submerged Arc Welding (SAW) Overview

One of the most common welding techniques is the Submerged Arc Welding (SAW). It is important to note that this was one of the first types of welding to get a patent. To do this type of welding there needs to be an electrode that is either tubular or solid (consumable). This will need a…

Blocked Drain Cleaning: Why Hire A Professional?

Blocked drains are caused by accumulation of foreign materials and objects in the pipe that transports waste water. These objects and materials include food, fat, pieces of soap and hair. Hence, drains need to be cleaned regularly to avoid such occurrences. Blocked drains cause a lot of stress to any household because they create inconveniences…

How To Build A Shed Foundation

Before starting your shed foundation, check your local building code to make sure you will have no regulation issues. Check with your local zoning to make sure if there are any distance requirements from the property line, your house, etc .. Now that you are aware of any regulations, you can determine the location. When…

The "Green" Life of Polished Concrete

Nowadays more and more architects, interior designers, building contractors and of the general public get involved with environmentally friendly projects, which are supported by: the Canadian government, Ontario rebate programs, non-for profit organizations and media coverage. Polished concrete floors are one of such projects. The latest diamond technology that gets the concrete surface naturally polished…

The Hanriot Monoplane

Echoing the Wright Brothers’ technology-transfer of the bicycle to the heavier-than-air aeroplane, Rene Hanriot, hitherto a Darracq racing car driver, climbed the engineering ladder from the ground-based motor car to the airborne flying machine by designing his first, albeit frail, single-seat monoplane in 1907 after a one-year delivery delay of his originally ordered Antoinette, and…

Bio Sculpture Gel

Bio Sculpture has created a gel that is applied in the same manner as nail polish but lasts for weeks without fading or chipping. By applying Bio Sculpture Varnish you can also easily change the colour of your nails. When the varnish is later removed with a specially formulated non acetone solution, the permanent nail…

Mobile Scaffolding

Using scaffolding provides an additional efficiency scales will never be enough to produce. Erection of scaffolding on a construction site, whether residential or commercial, has created effective workspace that improves access and mobility of workers on a scale can provide. When mobility is necessary Suspended scaffolds are mobile units in themselves because they are attached…

How to Disassemble a Pool Table

Disassembling a pool table can be rather easy, providing you have the right tools and manpower. The instructions listed here are for a standard wood frame home pool table with a slate bed and leather drop pockets. Coin operated tables and non slate tables have different instructions when disassembling. Tools Needed: 9/16″ socket, socket wrench,…