Brief History of Home Appliances and the Everyday Life

Industrialization dramatically and unevenly transformed world society, altering technological patterns and work processes of preindustrial ways of life. This socio-technological revolution changed how households dealt with food provision, clothing, cleaning and medical care. In a word, it affected the basic elements of human reproduction. With the development of mass production at the turn of the…

The 4 Most Common Welding Processes Today

There are more welding processes out there then I have fingers and toes! Let’s face it, if you pick up the classifieds, and look for welding jobs, there are going to be four types of welders that are in demand! That is the reason these four welding processes are the most commonly used: Stick welding…

Crossfit Vs Turbulence Training

Everyone wants to know: what is the difference between Crossfit and Turbulence Training? Well, lets take a look at some pros and cons: Crossfit Pros: Provides you with free, intense workouts that help you lose fat, gain strength, and boost your athletic abilities. Recommends sound nutritional guidelines Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ) provides a great tutorial…

Pickling Your Wooden Deck

If you want to lighten or add a different tint to your deck’s wooden flooring, pickling it could be the solution. Instead of replacing the entire deck floor with a light-colored wood, you have this inexpensive alternative. The good news is you can easily pickle it yourself by following these five easy steps. Before starting,…

Multicast IGMP and PIM

I learned a little more about IGMP and PIM this morning. Hosts use IGMP (Internet Group Management Protocol) to register with the router to join or leave specific multicast groups. The router is then aware that it needs to forward the data stream destined to a specific multicast group to the registered hosts. There are…

The Biography of Mikhail Gorbachov – Part 2

5. The “Gensec” of the world “As every revolution, the perestroika could hold between two limits of one state.” To appease the changes Gorbachov started to use his perestroika as an international campaign, without moving around at home. It is the time of the Chernobyl incident of which the biography doesn’t mention nearly anything. An…

Making a Homemade Dog House Heater

In most climates, a well-insulated dog house of the right size will keep your dog warm and cozy. But if you live in a very cold climate, your dog’s body heat may not be quite enough to keep the dog house warm. In that case, you’re going to want some kind of dog house heater.…

How to Get Rid of Yard Moles Grandpa’s Way

Are moles ruining your yard and garden? Flower beds torn up? Do you blow dirt and chip your mower blades running over dirt mounds? If you’re like me, you tried every goofball “remedy” that comes down the pike… from sonic blasters to chewing gum… from car exhaust to poison baits and “secret tonics”… from mini-windmills…

Home Lighting Design – Daylighting Design

This article develops a unique, extensive home lighting design Daylighting Design Schedule to address code and a whole lot more. Home lighting design policy for most any home these days: let the daylight in with qualifications – maybe not too much, not too little, depends on where, depends on how, how about when, depends what…

Designing Wind Breaks

Contrary to myth, solid fencing does not provide the best wind break. The force of the wind on the solid flat surface creates both pressure on the windward side and pressure differences on the leeward side, somewhat similar to the way an airfoil works. To illustrate this, note that snow fences are designed with porosity,…