Common Fire Extinguisher Types

Choosing the right type of fire extinguisher can be a confusing task because of the many fire extinguisher types available. You should be very mindful when you choose a fire extinguisher because each type is intended to put out a fire caused by different materials. Fire extinguishers are categorized into several classes to which they…

Flooring For Your Yoga Studio

Many people enjoy simply participating in a yoga class as a great form of physical exercise. Yoga requires students to wear comfortable clothing in which you can move easily. Many of the physical postures used in the exercises require you to stand, lie, or sit on the floor. A mat made for these exercises is…

Hydraulic Pumps

Hydraulic pumps convert mechanical energy and motion into hydraulic fluid power and are usually powered by gas or electricity. However, hand and air driven pumps are also utilized. There are three main types of hydraulic pumps used in the fluid power industry, namely vane pumps, gear pumps, and piston pumps. These are all positive displacement…

Traditional Vs Lean Manufacturing Concepts

When we think about lean manufacturing we think about work cells, kanban cards, TQM and so on. But many people do a basic mistake. That is the mistake of not understanding the concepts on which lean manufacturing built on. Many people who copied lean manufacturing failed because they did not understood the concepts behind lean…

Tips For Buying Your Next Swift Rifle Scope

When you’re ready to buy your next rifle scope it’s important to consider that Swift offer a wide variety of scopes that are ideal for many different types of hunting and shooting. One of the most popular scopes that Swift offer, and one that is proving very popular with hunters everywhere, is the Swift 676…

RV Awning Lock — Why Do I Need One?

Some RVers are not aware of a potential problem awaiting them. Here’s the problem: While driving down the road, the fabric on the RV awning comes unfurled and might damage the fabric, the awning support pieces, and even the coach. This requires your immediate attention, whether or not it is convenient for you with regard…

The Things You Need to Know About an Asphalt Paver

We are driving through smooth and compact roads today because of the help of many construction machines that made everything possible for us. It has made travelling from distant places easier. Asphalt is the main material usually used for paving roads. It is a cheaper construction component and would take a short time for the…

When All You Have Is A Hammer

As the saying goes, “When all you have is a hammer, everything looks like a nail…”. This is never truer than when you decide to do a quick repair and decide you can make do without the proper tools on-hand. My advice for anybody who decides to try this is this: DON’T. Nothing makes a…

How to Install Marine Carpet Onto Your Boat

We have had a couple of requests for information about installing carpet on your boat. First let me give the advice that installation of marine carpet should be installed by a professional installer. Also, this guide is for glue down boat carpet only; snap in carpet mats can only be done by a professional with…

Dozay the Painter Captures Mi’kmaq Legends & Landmarks

Painter Dozay Captures Native Legends and Landmarks on Cape Breton Island Dozay (Arlene Christmas) is an aboriginal artist living on Cape Breton Island, where she researched legends about the native Mi’kmaq hero, Glooscap.  Gradually she came to visit particular spots where these stories took place and created air brush, acryllic paintings celebrating both the legends…

ADA Compliant Home Elevators

In the present technological age, ADA (Americans with Disability Act) compliant home elevators are very much in demand in multi-storied buildings. This is a great option for individuals, who find it difficult to climb stairs. These devices ensure safe and reliable vertical transportation and aids in carrying groceries and other heavy loads up and down…