Glass Pool Fencing for Pool Safety

It has now become a regulation to fence your pool due to the many unfortunate incidents of children suffering injuries or drowning. It is recommended that you install a glass pool fence, because it not only offers pool safety but it also looks great. Pools are meant to provide fun and excitement but when not…

Keeping our Seniors Safe in New Jersey

Falling down is a major concern for the elderly. Seniors are much more susceptible to broken bones from even the slightest fall. The US Consumer Product Safety Commission (CPSC) estimated that in 1981, over 622,000 people over age 65 were treated in hospital emergency rooms for injuries associated with products they live with and use…

Ventura Beaches – Best Camping Beaches

Ventura beaches offer great swimming and surfing, but also great camping. The city is one hour north of Los Angeles on Highway 101, and includes some of the most varied and uncrowded in Southern California. Here’s a snapshot of two of Ventura’s best camping beaches, if you’re looking for a weekend of beach camping or…

Simple Job to Solder Copper Pipes

In the event you find yourself face to face with leaking pipes, it is not too difficult a task to repair them so long as you adhere to a few simple instructions. Safe to say, knowing how to solder copper pipes is not a simple matter of sticking two pieces of pipes together. Firstly, you…

How To Make Stained Glass

To make stained glass, you will first need to get the tools and materials ready. You'll need a worktable and a few tools. These will include a glasscutter for cutting the glass, pliers, shears, and soldering iron. The first thing that you'll need is a pattern for cutting the glass. Make the pattern on tracing…

Socket Wrench Basics For the Mechanic

Welcome back to our series on tools for the new do it yourself hobby enthusiast. If this is the first article that you've read, do not worry – we will not get too complex. Socket wrenches can really make the difference between enjoying a project and wishing you never saw it. Socket wrenches are more…

The Best Method of Illuminating a Flag Pole

There are few sights as patriotic and inspiring as a brilliantly colored flag snapping in the breeze. There are codes and rules for properly displaying a flag however, and while it is not illegal to leave a flag mounted on a pole twenty-four hours a day, there are some established guidelines about displaying a flag…

Landscape Lighting – Low Voltage Systems

So you went to the big home improvement store and brought home a box of little solar powered LED landscape lights. After an afternoon out in the yard sticking them in the ground the result is… well, probably a little disappointing. A better option might be low voltage landscape lighting. There are professional outdoor lighting…