Drawer Safes

Drawer safes may not be as commonplace or popular as other types of safes such as office safes or fireproof safes, in fact up to last year I was not even sure what a drawer safe actually was! However all that changed when my home was burgled last year and I lost not only many…

Faux Painting Techniques

Faux painting, a decorative hand-created painting technique, has become very popular in interior designs. It captures warmth of textiles, depth, texture and blends of light and color to create one of a kind wall treatments for your home or office. There are numerous techniques, but we will look at five trendy styles. Glazing: First we…

Fireproof Safes – Tips For Choosing the Right Product

Fireproof safes offer an inexpensive and idyllic way to store valuable documents and possessions. Smaller versions can be located anywhere in the home, protecting valuables from the destruction of a fire. Box-sized fire proof safes are perfect for homeowners since they can be stored virtually anywhere in the home. These safes are ideal for protecting…

Gas Fireplaces in Bedrooms

We're often asked about installing or renovating fireplaces in bedrooms. Here in Richmond, Virginia it is a controversial issue as building inspectors sometimes do not like the idea due to safety concerns. Please be assured that we, too, feel that safety is the utmost concerned with any fire. However, we also appreciate a homeowner's desire…

Article Writing – How to Outline Your Article

Article Writing – How to Outline Your Article Once you have determined the subject matter and the title of your article, you can begin to outline your article, so that you have a firm foundation on which to write. A note on this progression of steps: I personally write my title first, and use it…

Laminate Flooring Installation

Laminate flooring is a growing part of the flooring market. Its multiple purposes, durability, quality finish and its economic cost has made the most popular choice for flooring among do-it-yourselfers and contractors as an excellent option for attractive and inexpensive new flooring. Today, laminate flooring comes in many different types of finishes resembling natural wood…

Benefits of Pig Farming Equipments

Pigs are more sensitive animals as compared to sheep, goats, and other livestock, and they require better management. But, they have an advantage that they give a better return as their feed-to-meet ratio is higher than other livestock and they also have a high breeding rate. The quality and development of pigs depend on the…

Rush Poker on Full Tilt

I have had several emails from players asking my opinion on the new "Rush Poker" on Full Tilt. In case you do not play on FT or have not heard, this is a new cash ring game that you can sit down at, where you are whisked to a new table after every hand. In…

Retractable Motorhome Awnings

Retractable motorhome awnings are a popular choice for many campers because they offer a simple and efficient way of adding extra protection from the elements. There are two main types to choose from, these being manual and motorised versions. Many modern motorhomes now come with a retractable awning already installed, however even if you don’t…

PCB Assembly

PCB Assembly refers to the attaching of electronic components to a printed circuit board. PCBs are used to mechanically connect and support electronic components using conductive pathways, tracks or tracks which are etched from copper sheets laminated onto a non-conductive substrate. Once the PCB is completed then electronic components can be attached to produce a…

6 Facts About Oil Paint

1. The earliest known paintings that were done in oils date back to the 7th century BC. These paintings were Buddhist murals that were discovered in caves in Western Afghanistan. Oil paint did not become widespread for use in art works until the 15th century, when it became popular through Europe. Jan van Eyck, a…