Bow Porcelain

The Bow Porcelain Company was established in Bow in East London (although considered Essex at the time) sometime around 1747. It was an imitator and emulative rival of the Chelsea porcelain factory on the opposite side of London. Like the Chelsea porcelain factory, the Bow factory was one of the first porcelain factories in Britain…

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Drain Cleaning Steps

Gather Supplies You do not want to be elbow deep in drain cleaning when you look up and realize that you need a trash can or towel. Before you do anything, gather up everything that you will need. It is best to have an old towel available to dry off your hands and the cap…

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How to Handle a Power Drill

Power drills are great tools and can be used for various jobs besides just drilling holes. You can also use them install screws, strip paint, and even use them as sanders and polishers. The power drill is very versatile but can also be dangerous if used wrong. Here is a brief run through on how…

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Types of Timber Flooring

Of the various flooring types, wood flooring is considered as one of the classiest form of flooring. It’s made from a relatively easily and cheaply available material, timber, but the finished product is palatial. There are basically two types of wood floorings, as described below. Solid Wood: This type of wood flooring is milled from…

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A Wood Guide For BBQ Smoking

What are the wood types suitable for using in your BBQ Smoker or on your grill. This is a question that is always coming up. This guide might help. Here is a list that was compiled from various sources. Acacia trees are in the same family as mesquite. When burned in a smoker, acacia has…

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How to Use a Ouija Board

Respect the Ouija? The first word I would use would be “respect”. The Ouija Board should be considered much like a campfire; It can be a rewarding experience or could be very hazardous if used in a careless way. The most important question of all! Preparation is the KEY to the Ouija Board. You must…

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Hiring a Sub-Contractor For Jobs

A Subcontractor is an individual or a company hired by a general or principal contractor to perform a specific task as part of a large-scale project. A subcontractor can be a sole entity – eg an electrician undertaking work for a building contractor – or any national organization. A subcontractor works on a contract with…

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What is Sheet Metal Fabrication?

Sheet Metal Fabrication refers to the techniques and processes involve in the shaping and bending of sheet metals for creating various components. By the use of these sheet metals, there are a lot of sections as well complex shapes that can be formed. The things that are produced nowadays which contain any metal component are…

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Laying Ceramic Tile Onto Linoleum Flooring

Linoleum is a floor covering which is usually made from renewable materials such as solidified linseed oil, pine rosin, ground cork dust, wood flour, and mineral fillers such as calcium carbonate. Over time, if you decide on changing things up a bit by laying ceramic tile over your existing linoleum flooring, it is always best…

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Stair Chair Lift Ratings

Stair chair lifts are giving people back their mobility and their home. But deciding on what is the best stair lift for your needs is not that easy. Not all residential models offer the same features and the price variation between brands can be enormous. What follows are stairlift ratings of the most popular brands.…

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