Carefree Awning Review

Carefree Awning: Making the Outside of the RV Home Whether you have a motor home, travel trailer, folding trailer, or truck camper, you know that it is a home away from home. Making it look great and give you maximum comfort is one of your main goals. One of the ways to achieve this is…

Bridges of Vancouver

As a city known for its breath-taking mixture of pristine peaks, lush foliage and flowing rivers and creeks; Vancouver requires a number of bridges to connect everything together. There are eight significant bridges in Vancouver, not including the Capilano suspension bridge. Three of the bridges cross over the Fraser River that borders Vancouver on the…

SolidWorks – Top-Down Assembly Modeling

In the Top-down assembly modeling design approach, one or more features of the part are defined by something in the assembly. Example: A layout sketch or the geometry of another part. The design intent of the model, examples: the size of the features, location of the components in the assembly, etc. take place front the…

How To Render – Made Easy

Rendering a wall is the act of applying a layer of material such a sand & cement (lime can also be used) to a brick or masonry wall to render it smooth. The wall may then be painted if desired. Things you’ll need: Wire brush, Plastic or wooden float, Wire scratcher, Steel trowel, Wooden battens,…

Goal Setting For the Successful Painter

One thing all successful business owners have in common is that they are intensely goal oriented. They know what they want, and, are willing to do whatever it takes to accomplish what they set their sights on. When I started my painting business I didn’t have a plan, I took any job I could find,…

Switch Plates – How To Install New Ones

Installation of new switch plates is a great way to add your personal touch to your home’s décor. Most homes have the standard white or ivory plastic ones, but you have a large variety of custom options to choose from if you want something a little different. While you may think you are not the…

Installing Polycarbonate Or PVC Roofing Sheets

Polycarbonate sheets can be used as walls or as roofs. Polycarbonate Roofing Sheets come in variety of color, profile and sizes. The price of these sheets varies immensely depending on the profile. The most common profile is a corrugate plastic roofing sheet. The guarantee, which comes along with these sheets, may range from a few…