Pros and Cons of a Smart Car

When people are thinking about making an expensive buying decision, especially with something as new and unusual as the smart car, they often want to know the pros and cons of the various options they are considering. This article will examine the pros and cons of a smart car. There is no doubt that the…

What To Do When Lightning Strikes

I usually talk about lightning in golf lessons and golf tips because it's important. Lightning claims more lives every year than hurricanes, tornadoes, and floods combined, according to some reports. That's a lot of people. And golfers with their hand held lightning rods, as I mention in my golf instruction sessions, are as likely to…

Rocks of Life

Life throws rocks in our path. Rocks exist in life; how you handle them determines your present and your future. A farmer continued to plow around a large rock in the center of the field. Today he broke another plow shear on that rock. A few weeks ago, he broke a harrow on that rock.…

What Is Resin Flooring?

So, what is resin flooring? Surely this is a silly question as everyone knows, right? Well not necessarily. Over many years, this term has become synonymous with epoxy floor paint, so much so that many customers say they want an ‘epoxy floor’, when in fact what they really want is a hard wearing finish, and…

How to Build a Pond Waterfall

A backyard pond provides texture, visual interest and beauty for your garden, and also attracts varied type of wildlife and beneficial insects to your yard. If you've already got your pond in an doing well, you should consider adding another feature by learning how to build a pond waterfall. As long as you have electrical…

How to Gain Muscle by Eating Right

If you are focused on gaining muscle mass, you may think that the only thing you need to be worried about is working out to help your muscles grow. That's not true. The only way you are going to gain muscle is by eating right. Protein First things first, if you want muscle mass, you…

2010 Acura ZDX – A Category All Its Own

Marketers for Honda's luxury division call their brand-new ZDX a "four-door sports coupe." Serious coupe fans might dispute that designation, insisting that true coupes have only two doors. Still, several manufacturers introduced the "four-door coupe" theme earlier, including BMW with its X6 and Mercedes-Benz with its CLS sedan. According to Acura, the ZDX features the…

Your Options For Stanley Mirrored Closet Doors

There are multitude of closet door ideas that would surely make your contemporary decor standout. Replacing your old door with a Stanley version is one of these creative ideas. A mirrored closet door not only brightens an area but it also makes it look larger. You can also have a bifold or sliding model, depending…

Bridge Building to Friendships

Building a bridge to nowhere will get you there! Many relationships have been saved because of a GPS.Things can get tense when one is driving and another is navigating. Because we now have a tool (GPS) we can more easily get to our destination, unless of course the GPS says, "You have arrived," and instead…

Camping is More Fun When You Are Prepared

Camping can be a fun family experience. It is a great chance to get closer to each other and spend quality family time together away from all the stress everyday life can bring. Whether you chose to camp in an isolated area in the woods or a local campground, being prepared will make the trip…

Are Cell Phones Causing Cancer?

In 1993, a man filed a lawsuit against the cell phone industry, claiming that his wife died from a brain tumor caused by her repeated use of the cell phone. The tumor was on the same side of the head where she held her cell phone and was shaped like the cell phone antenna. The…

Koi Pond – Dispelling Myths About Concrete

What do some liner promoters and salesmen say about professional pond installations using concrete and rebar, plus mortar to hold the rocks? (1) “One problem with concrete and mortar construction is that of cement alkali leaching out for some time after construction, poisoning the pond water with high alkalinity. It also leaves unsightly white deposit…