How to Use a Compressor or Limiter

Compressors and limiters are used to control the loudness of an audio signal. This purpose of which is to control the incoming level to another audio device. Have you ever heard a video or audio post where the background noise is fine but when the person speaks it is distorted? That is because the level…

Gross Personal Happiness

There is a country between India and China called Bhutan. They measure their Gross National Happiness instead of their Gross National Product. Wikipedia says, “While conventional development models stress economic growth as the ultimate objective, the concept of GNH claims to be based on the premise that true development of human society takes place when…

Build Relational Databases in Seven Steps

The following is an ordered list of steps you can follow to create a good database design for your web application. Step 1- Create a charter for the database First keep in your mind why you need to create a database and what you are expecting it to do. Database designers sometimes fall into trouble…

Why Are Logo Mats In Vast Demand?

When you step on a  mat , don’t you instinctively look at it? This is especially true when you visit offices, libraries or showrooms. Previously, a  mat  was simply classified as a floor covering that was used to keep the dust and dirt away from a room. But nowadays, it has graduated from a floor covering…

How to Clean Wet Rugs and Carpet

Wet carpet can happen from a range of accidents: your house could break a pipe, a bath tub can easily overflow, your shower or water heater could have a leak… the list goes on and on. Whichever way it happens, your situation stinks big-time. No one likes to come home to their treasured rubber ducky…

How To Take Care of Your Rugs and Carpets

Owning carries with it the responsibility of taking care of the thing being owned. This is especially true when it comes to Oriental and Antique Rugs and Carpets. These are artworks that represent the very rich culture that had been handed down for a number of generations. They are essentially the fruit of a long-standing…

Fencing Distance

The combination of distance, timing, tempo, and technique define fencing tactics. In this mix, distance, the actual separation between the fencers, is critical in that it establishes the minimum footwork requirements for any tactical application. To better understand the implications for tactics fencing coaches and authors of fencing textbooks have always defined distance based on…

How to Build Wire Fence

I will show how simple and fast it is to build a barbed wire, electrical wire or chain link fence. Barbed wire is the easiest and most economical. It does not require any electricity or special equipment. You start by pounding metal or wood fence posts usually every 8 feet. On each end of the…

5 Star Hotels – Going Beyond Accommodation

Do you feel the need to indulge and pamper yourself every time you travel overseas? Have you ever longed for a hotel stay that goes beyond comfortable  accommodation  but actually delivers an experience that you will never forget? Then a stay in 5 star hotels might be for you. There is no other type of…

Affordable-Housing Advocates Feeling Overlooked

Late last year, the Obama administration convened a conference aimed at addressing national housing policy. The 12-member panel discussed financing and affordability, among other things. Though many agree that the conference was necessary, many affordable-housing advocates feel the discussion panel lacked diversity. Two separate panels were convened; Treasury Secretary Tim Geithner led one, the other…

Wall Assembly Comparison

When one takes a look at the five-in-one construction components provided by insulating concrete form (ICF) construction, and combine that with the major performance benefits of building with ICFs, it becomes evident that ICF construction is a better way to build. Here is the breakdown: Five-in-One Construction The 5-in-1 wall assembly provided by insulating concrete…

Cast Iron Radiators and the Environment

In the modern day, emphasis is made on the need to adopt more eco-friendly options as a solution to decreasing pollution to our environment. People are, therefore, encouraged to think wisely in an effort to decrease the carbon fit print as much as possible. Many might not know that the choice of radiators in their…

Gel Nails – Simple Tips For Natural Nail Care

Nails which are well cared for make a positive impression on your personality. One of the most delicate parts of our body, nails are constantly exposed to chemicals, water, heat, cold and other elements of nature. This tends to make them brittle, rough and even prone to breakage at times. However, everyone does not have…