Building Tips For Screened In Porches

Sitting out on my porch or in my backyard as the sun sets is one of the most pleasant activities that I enjoy in the summer. The temperature has cooled down during this season so I can enjoy being outside without feeling like I am burning up. However, being outdoors in the summer also has…

Garden Drainage and Some Problems

Choose the area on your property where you want to plant a garden and check your garden drain. One of the best ways to check for the drain is by digging a hole 2 feet deep or larger, and fill it with water from your garden hose. If after 24 hours water still remains in…

Porcelain Kitchen Floor Tiles

Porcelain tiles are a fantastic product for home and work. With the advances in technology over the past 10 years we have witnessed a huge growth in the ultimate flooring. From Polished to matt modular to glazed, porcelain is the flooring to have in 2012. Or even why not use it on your walls in…

Comparing Models of Woodburner Stoves

LOOK THROUGH ANY WINDOW… There is such a bewildering array of models in the wood burning stove market that it is hard to know where to start. Fortunately we have assembled a very representative range of stoves of all shapes and sizes, covering all the bases from contemporary to classic styling and from wood burners…

Home-Made Solar Panel

A lot of people are slowly becoming aware of the dire consequences of the imminent problem of global warming in our planet. These are the people who are really interested in helping out in their own little way. But what actually thwart their efforts are some baseless rumors that nip the bud of change even…

John Mervin: Risingsun, Ohio Pioneer

JOHN MERVIN, one of the early settlers at the site of the present town of Risingsun, is a highly respected resident of that place. Like many of the prosperous and influential men of the day, he has made his way to success through adverse circumstances, and his well-won competence reflects credit upon him. He is…

To Be Successful, Have Successful Beliefs

Beliefs Series: Part 1 – Beliefs Hold the Key Part 2 – Own your Beliefs! Part 3 – To Be Successful, Have Successful Beliefs As we've discussed, beliefs create our reality. We develop beliefs for every area of ​​our life, yet, the most important beliefs that contribute towards our success are the ones that determine…

Thinking – How Do Dog's Do It? Part One

If you are like me, you really do not spend much time wondering about how your dog thinks or if it thinks at all. You are aware that certain things get your dog's attention and other things make it be in a certain way, but in all honesty, we rarely give much thought to the…

Rhodes Lindos – A Tour of the Acropolis

This is the most impressive archaeological site on the island of Rhodes, where the dramatic natural landscape is enhanced by the picturesque quality of the more modern town. The most important archaeological monuments are to be found at the Acropolis, but there are also interesting ruins scattered at various points within the town and just…

Make a Solder Free Stained Glass Box

Solder free stained glass boxes are fun to make. You can make these boxes to hold jewelry, mementos, or anything else you want. Their size can be customized to your need or space. In just an hour, you can make one of theses boxes. To make a square or rectangular box, cut a piece of…

History of the Curling Iron

History of the curling iron. Is there such a thing or is the curling iron just a modern invention? Each generation is the same. We think we have invented something new when perhaps all we have done is to modify “old inventions” by applying modern technology. Let us begin to investigate the history of the…