Outdoor Fireplaces for Environment and Ambience

Although the summer season is coming, many people are looking towards their fireplace as a great place to spend time with friends and family in the warm months – not an indoor fireplace, but a semi-portable design often located on a back deck or in the backyard. These outdoor fireplaces provide ambience to any outdoor…

Reducing Arc Flash Risk

Every year, dozens of workers are injured in arc flash incidents from overloaded electrical equipment. These explosions happen instantly with pressure that can cause deafness or blindness and a fireball that can cause devastating injuries and even death. The pressure is so intense from these flashes that injury to those around the blast can result…

Ground-Bound Bow Hunting

Like most everyone, I started out bow hunting from a tree stand and still do most of my hunting up above the scent and sight line of deer. But after my first two or three years, someone stole my climbing stand. This was during my "mountain man" period. I was actually living off the land…

Flag Football Drills

Flag football drills are essential for helping players understand the fundamentals of the sport in order to prepare for their opponents in game situations. Offense drills are a wonderful way to practice plays and built a strong offense. Here are a few drills that are ideal for quarterback, running backs, and wide receivers. Open Area:…

Vision Board – Mapping Your Goals

2009 is almost upon us and many people have already started drafting their New Year resolutions. Whether it’s losing weight or getting a raise or promotion, everyone has goals they want to achieve. Creating a vision or dream board can help identify and clarify your goals. Using a vision board to focus on your goals…

What to Look For in a Roofing Contractor

When picking a roofing contractor to do your roof repair or fix any roof leaks, you have to go with the guys that have the most years of experience and are the most professional. Professionalism of Roofing Companies Like with most businesses that deal in construction, there are a lot of small fish out there…

Flannel Fitted Sheet

Flannel fitted sheets can be purchased easily in department stores and Internet shops. But since there are so many options this can be very confusing. Here are some tips to help you sort out the facts. Size These sheets are available in the following sizes: twin — 39 x 75 inches (or 99 x 190…

Poor Lifestyle Choices and Health

One lyric by Metallica in their song Frantic says that "My lifestyle determines my death style." And while this is not the case all the time, the way you live can play a large part on the quality of life you have as well as the length of the life you have. Eating junk food,…

Affordable Flooring Solutions For High Traffic Areas

While expensive materials like granite tile stand up to years of abuse, sometimes you're looking for a more affordable flooring solution for high traffic areas. Whether you're a business owner looking to cover your waiting room floor or a homeowner concerned about the durability of the kitchen floor, there are a number of inexpensive, attractive…

No Uneven Surfaces With a Ladder Leveler

In the midst of home repairs, chore maintenance, or simple indoor jobs, a ladder is the one thing that can make all the difference. Since various ladders are already out in the market, choosing the right one can save both time and energy that can instead be allotted to the work itself. One type of…