How to Scorpion-Proof Your Home

Scorpions are ancient creatures. Fossil records indicate they existed over 400 million years ago, looking very much the same as they do today. Currently there are over 1500 different kinds of scorpions throughout the world, with some still waiting to be discovered. They are found on all continents except Antarctica. There have been 90 different…

Basic Low Cost Belt Drives For a Go Kart

Go Kart Drive Line components can be quite expensive, especially if you are thinking of making your own reliable cheap go kart. Typical costs for drive line components can be in the range of 100 to 200 dollars. The cheap alternative, however, to the traditional chain-clutch driven system is the belt drive. The basic belt…

How to Make a DJ Splitter Cable

Just starting out as a DJ? Don’t have a dedicated sound card, and don’t want to buy one until you’re sure DJing is for you? Or maybe you’re DJing from your iPod or iPad using one of Algoriddim’s djay software programs? Or perhaps you have a sound card, but it’s having technical difficulties just when…

Are Silent Second Mortgages Legal?

Borrowers take out second mortgages against their homes to fund large expenses. Medical bills, college fees and home improvement/remodeling are some of the common expenses that borrowers pay off by taking such mortgages. There are some borrowers and sellers who also enter into a ‘silent second mortgage’ agreement. This is most often unethical and in…

The New Interior Design Trends In Vogue

For those planning to have their house done up by interior decorators, here is a rundown of the latest trends in interior design. IN 1. Macramé and fibre-art wall hangings: It gives the sculpture feel to the wall, adding texture while replacing fine art of wallpaper that often is a costly affair. 2. Window sheers:…

Can I Soundproof a Conservatory?

Soundproofing your home so that the neighbours don’t bother you – nor you them – isn’t difficult. Good insulation materials with shock-absorbing properties will deaden sound, and ensure that nobody suffers unwanted noise. However, one area of the home that can go overlooked in terms of ensuring privacy is your conservatory. Having an all-season area…

Stay Hydrated to Boost Your Metabolism

We all know that one should drink a lot of water everyday to enjoy good health and keep dehydration at bay! Depending upon our work style and activity level, we also need to vary our water intake. When you work out, your muscles contract to produce heat. As a result, your body starts sweating to…

The Key To Dissolving Prostate Stones

It is common for men to have small calcifications in their prostate. Prostate stones are calcified protein particles that are called corpora amylacea. As men age, it is common for them to experience a swelling of the prostate (BPH) or benign prostatic hyperplasia. This inflammation and swelling can cause secretions from the prostate to actually…

Peptic Ulcer – 10 Ways To Manage It

Different types of drugs are employed in the management of peptic ulcer. The different groups of drugs each play a specific role in the healing of the ulcer or in helping to reduce the secretion of gastric juices. Diet control and surgery can also be involved depending on the type and stage of the ulcer.…