Seven Cures for a Lean Purse

1. Make your purse – or wallet – get fatter. That does not mean filling it with receipts for all the items you've bought with your credit card. It means, fill your purse with money. And the best way to do that is to spend less than you earn. This cure follows from the first…

Sadequain's Art – Influences and Inspirations

Sadequain is a great thematic painter of Pakistan. He has worked in various styles ranging from linear to 'painterly' ones. Since he is a thematic painter with personal and individual observations of life, he opts to depict grotesque elements from inner and outer world, to find truth and reality. In this pursuit, he paints his…

Unique Candle Chandeliers for Your Home

There's nothing quite like a candle chandelier to set the perfect backdrop to any occasion. Whether you are entertaining guests, curling up with a good book, or spending time with that special someone, a candle chandelier exudes romantic charm and provides an intimate atmosphere that is impossible to ignore. A candle chandelier truly represents the…

Best Gardening Tools for Turning Soil Over

You are not that young guy who used to never run out of energy any more. But your garden does not care about that and is still there requiring some solitude. Turning the soil over would be one. It helps mixing the soil nutrients, loosens it and provides the so needed aeration. Important stuff. Here…

Residential Dumbwaiters

A dumbwaiter is a, generally, small scale elevator used to move freight and materials between floors. They have been around for centuries and were incredibly popular in the Victorian era. Dumbwaiters have been extensively used in the food industry which may be where the word dumbwaiter comes from. In addition to being found in the…

Printing Plates Used in Offset Printing

The plates used in offset printing are slim (up to about 0.3 mm), and easy to attach on the plate cylinder, and they generally have a mono-metal (aluminum) or, less often, multimetal, plastic or paper structure. Aluminum has been gaining ground for a very long time among the metal-based plates over zinc and steel. The…

An Introduction to Wood Stoves

Wood stoves are like small fireplaces. They are inexpensive and can be built into a home or added later. Wood-burning stoves are great for either decoration or for home heating. These small cast-iron stoves have been used around the world for hundreds of years, providing aesthetic beauty and practical warmth where they are used. There…

The Technology Behind Modern Furniture Designs

These days, technological advancement is seen influencing our lives, adding cutting-edge technologies, brand new ideas & lasting materials to everything from mobiles to modern furniture that we use daily. It has resulted in more comfortable, durable & safer modern office furniture & made our lives full of luxury. It is no secret that modern furniture…

How to Use a Drill Press

The basic tool in a wood shop is the drill press. The drill press was invented around 1914. Since that time not many changes have been made. The function of a drill press is to drill a hole into a piece of work repeatedly. They can even be arranged to be used as a driller.…