Spring Maintenance Checklist

Gutters and downspouts: Pull leaves and debris from gutters and downspouts. Reattach gutters that have pelled away from the house. Run a hose on the roof and check for proper drain. If leaks exist, dry the area and use caulking or epoxy to seal the leak. Siding: Clean siding with a pressure washer to keep…

10 Things You Can DIY With Corks

Big wine drinker? Have old cork coasters lying around? Well, save those corks because we have found 10 more ingenious ways to use them all around your house. Who knew something so simple can be so versatile! 1. Cork Magnets Gather some magnet strips, a knife, glue, and some wine corks. Cut corks in half…

How Are PCBs Manufactured? Find More Relevant Details Here

For the uninitiated, printed circuit boards, otherwise simply known as PCBs, are used for connecting electronic components together, using conductive tracks, pads and more. PCBs are responsible for mechanically supporting the electronic components of the product, most of which are soldered to the board. Since every electronic product is different and is made using different…

10 Things You Can DIY With Corks

Big wine drinker? Have old cork coasters lying around? Well, save those corks because we have found 10 more ingenious ways to use them all around your house. Who knew something so simple can be so versatile! 1. Cork Magnets Gather some magnet strips, a knife, glue, and some wine corks. Cut corks in half…

Paint Your Front Door Like a Pro

So you've just bought a new front door, and now you're going to paint it. Wait a minute! This door has probably cost you several hundred pounds, so is not it worth spending a bit of time finding out how to protect your investment? Putting some effort into preparation will pay off handsomely later on.…

Rugged Boots For Hard Work

Hard work suits the proper footwear. No one would ever think to operate a jackhammer while wearing bunny slippers – not only that look ridiculous, it would be dangerous. The slippers would provide no protection to the worker's feet from flying shards of concrete. Instead, one would wear a pair of quality work boots, such…

Creative Scrapbook Piecing

I have a wonderful book called Creative Scrapbook Piecing by Marina du Plessis. I have obtained many ideas and great templates from this book, and I believe part 2 has just come out. Scrapbook piecing is generally another term for paper piecing, and is a great technique which is not difficult, but it does require…

Paint Your Front Door Like a Pro

So you've just bought a new front door, and now you're going to paint it. Wait a minute! This door has probably cost you several hundred pounds, so is not it worth spending a bit of time finding out how to protect your investment? Putting some effort into preparation will pay off handsomely later on.…

What Makes a High Efficient Furnace So Efficient?

With today's rising energy demands, volatile financial & housing markets and a constant potential of increased living costs looming over our shoulders, catching a financial break anywhere we can as a consumer should be of keen interest to everyone. 90% + Annual Fuel Utilization Efficiency (AFUE) furnaces may easily provide the solution and can easily…

HDTV Antenna

An Hdtv antenna is the ticket to receive free Hdtv reception over the air. If you’ve decided to buy a Hdtv there is a low cost alternative to paying cable or satellite providers monthly for Hdtv broadcasts, a simple Hdtv antenna hookup is all that is required. You can receive crystal clear high definition local…