Parachuting Is Fun

What is the parachute? Nothing more than a thin, lightweight fabric, supported by tapes and suspension lines and attached to one’s body by special strong shoulder and waist straps, called risers, once manufactured out of silk. However, the days when parachutes were made out of silk have long passed. During the Second World War the…

Equip Your Car with Wheelchair Lift

Having wheelchair to get around is not enough no matter how adaptable structures are designed to accommodate disabled people. To extend more on giving comfort, wheelchair lift for car will make the whole idea complete. Imagine having a manual wheelchair without any hoisting device to help the patient in the car, it will take helpers…

Bathroom Lighting – Think Outside The Bar

When most people think of bathroom lighting, an image of a standard, wall mounted fixture above the mirror pops into their heads. While this is a very common form of bathroom lighting, it's definitely not the only option out there. Ceiling fixtures, such as flush and semi-flush mounts in addition to larger pendants and even…

The Basics of Video Transcoding

Video transcoding is not a very easy subject to dive in, it often requires many calculations in order to figure out the compression method to be used, the codec, the bit rate, audio compression and many others calculations related to video encoding. The first step is always to try to figure out where you are…

Road Trip Partners – Friend Or Foe?

Unless you're going on a road trip with your family – in which case you do not have a choice – the selection of your road trip partner (s) is one of the most important choices you make when planning your vacation. Road trip partners who seem obvious, like your best friend or your boyfriend…

Benefits of Using Marble Stone in Construction

Marble stone is a metamorphic rock which varies widely in hardness, veining, and color. It is very rare to find two pieces of marble alike. Marbles vary from location to location. Hence, this stone is exported in large quantity to meet the requirement. This natural stone industry is growing very fast, thereby providing us with…

How to Go About Dim LED Lighting

The growing awareness of environment concerns that energy saving devices are gaining considerable prominence. In the past decade one such effective means is the LED. LED lighting has come to become the most significant aspect of any house or commercial establishment. LEDs are used today in a variety of forms like LED tubes for lighting…

Face Painting – It's Easy and Fun!

Are you interested in the art of face painting? Maybe you are wondering whether it's beyond your artistic abilities? I've discovered that face painting is really not a difficult art to learn, and is only as complicated as you make it. I first discovered how much kids love having their faces painted when my daughter…

How to Lay Drainage Pipes

Drainage pipes are used in the system of removing effluent from utilities to the sewer or septic tank. In sewer systems from houses, pipes are laid in between inspection chambers. The system must be able to clean itself without blockage. This is achieved by having the correct gradients. The system uses mostly UPVC tubing. Its…