A Primer on Plumbing Pipes

Some time in the past 30 or 40 years, I remember an initiative to get truth in advertising. I don’t know how successful it was, but one industry that apparently wasn’t affected by it is the plumbing industry. I can’t think of any other industry that has as many definitions for what a 1/2″ or…

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Electric Solar Panels

When starting with installing solar panels in your home, you might get a bit unnerved by the depth of the hole being drilled in your pocket. So you might consider switching to a more economic option of generating green power for your home. Did you ever consider electric solar panels? Well in case you don’t…

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How to Make Sliding Dovetail Joints

A sliding dovetail joint is very similar to the mortise and tenon joint. The socket has the same function as a mortise, and the dovetail is comparable to the tenon. Unlike a mortise & tenon joint, sliding dovetails must be open on one end of the socket. You cut the socket and the dovetail tenon…

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Opening and Operating a Local Business

 Opening  a local business can be an exciting and financially rewarding opportunity. If it is done properly, then rapid success can be assured and the owner can go on to have a long-term, thriving local business. Business Preliminaries First, decide on what type of business is of most interest. Then learn as much as possible…

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Good Putting Basics

Warm up on the Practice Green Warming up before a round of golf can be the difference between a good round of golf or a bad one, especially in those early holes. Getting a feel for the practice green may not be the key to a good game but it certainly helps to get that…

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Wallpaper

 Wallpaper  is a durable paper colored and printed with designs. It is pasted to the surface of a wall as a decorative covering. It is used to cover and decorate the interior walls of homes, offices and other buildings. It is a very popular style of decoration as it is easy to use and looks…

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Incombustible Insulation – Elements

The incombustible insulation elements maximize the capability to stay away from fire. The flame resistant insulation elements are available in several different forms. These comprise of fiberglass, spray, gristly etc. The ability of every type of insulation to resist the flame is directly proportional to the element it is made up of. Given below are…

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Stone Fireplace Mantel Advice

Stone fireplace mantels are an elegant way to add class and character to any room in your house. By understanding the different types of stone used in the construction of the mantel that you like the best, you will be able to pick the best stone fireplace mantel for your home. Remember to check the…

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Fraud-Pump And Dump Schemes Are Still Around

  Pump  and dump schemes have cost investors hundreds of millions of dollars in the past few years. The World English Dictionary defines them as, “involving unscrupulous stock market manipulation: describes a fraudulent scheme in which unscrupulous stockbrokers, analysts, or stockholders highly recommend their own stocks in order to drive up the price before selling for…

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