Modern Double Hung Windows

A double hung window is defined as a window that has two sashes, each one capable of moving up and down within the frame. Tilt-out upper and lower sashes are the best features of modern versions of double hung windows. They open by sliding the bottom half of the window up or sliding the top…

Top 5 Facts About Concrete Pavers

Concrete pavers, also known as paving stones or simply “pavers,” are bricks made out of cement, sand, water, and some aggregate. They have many applications in the home, garden, or business. They are not only a beautiful addition to any home, but also increase the property value – they are thus an investment that benefits…

20 Fun Facts About Mount Kilimanjaro

1. A German missionary by the name of Johannes Rebmann is considered to be the discoverer of Mount Kilimanjaro in 1848 when he explored the lower scopes and sent the Royal Geographical Society his findings, including a description of a snow-capped summit. The experts of those times doubted the real possibility of a snow-capped mountain…

Children’s Sunday School – An Object Lesson to Reinforce Teachings

Children in Sunday school want interesting, interactive Bible activities. When you use an object lesson, you’re giving your students a way to relate the Bible lesson to their daily lives. Toolbox Sunday School Idea For this Bible activity, you’ll need a toolbox filled with regular and “other” tools such as the following: *Hammer*Nails*Screwdrivers*Wrenches*Wooden spoon *Pencil*Ruler*Bible…

How to Make Bath Bombs to Treat Sore Muscles

Whether it’s from over-exercising, helping a friend move or shoveling snow, we’ve all woken up stiff and sore. Bath bombs are a wonderful way to relax sore muscles and leave you feeling better. When you make bath bombs at home, you can tailor the recipe to provide exactly the benefit you want. A bath bomb…

How To Do Beginner Tricks on a Ripstik

There are tons of awesome free style tricks you can do on the Ripstik. I am going to talk about some beginner tricks for you to try. Before you try any Ripstik tricks make sure that you are comfortable riding your board. Once you are comfortable and confident you can try out some of these…

Creating an Effective Fire Evacuation Plan

In the event of a fire, time is of the essence. Fire spreads quickly, and in the blink of an eye, rooms can become engulfed in smoke and flames. As a business leader, you must quickly and safely evacuate your employees from your building, using a well-crafted fire evacuation plan that you and your crisis…

Horseshoes – Building Your Own Pits

So you have played a few games of horseshoes and want a more authentic feeling? Tired of horseshoes bouncing all over the grass? Time to make some horseshoes pits! You can always construct a professional horseshoe pit, but for the purpose of this article I am going to explain how to create a “backyard” pit.…

Home Renovations That Are Illegal to Do on Your Own

It doesn’t matter how handy or knowledgeable you are, there are some home renovations that are against the law to do yourself. There are many reasons why these projects are illegal to “DIY“, but it is mostly due to the fact that they involve complicated codes and procedures, which require specialized licensing, training, and equipment.…

Why I Love My WMF Pressure Cooker

My WMF pressure cooker has made my cooking so much easier, not only do I save time, I also cook my meals more energy efficient and I can keep all the healthy nutrients IN the meal instead of them escaping the pot while I cook. But back to the beginnings: WMF is a German kitchen…