What Does a Network Switch Do?

A piece of network hardware that allows computers to talk to each other is called a network switch. You’ll find several options when you look into purchasing a switch. These include unmanaged, managed, and smart managed. Within these categories there are also switches with additional features built in. Switches perform the same function as hubs,…

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Teenage Driving Safety

Car crashes are the leading cause of death for US teens. Sixty-one percent of teen passengers are killed while riding with a teen driver. In response to those two statements, most US states and territories have adopted GDL laws. GDL is the acronym for Graduated Driver Licensing. While GDL does not guarantee your teen will…

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Waterfront Properties in Belize

A serene cool breeze blowing over the blue shining water greets you with the first light of morning, the water tide sweeps across your doorway and the dazzling sky merges with the water to give you the much needed peace of mind in this materialistic world. This peace can be experienced only at a glorious…

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Copper Pipes and Connectors

Plumbing refers to a system of pipes that allows water into and out of a building or a structure. The term itself comes from a Latin term, plumbum, which is commonly known as lead. Here is a piece of history on plumbing. The first plumbing systems were installed to get rid of human wastes. In…

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Stained Glass Art – The Basics

Some Basic Facts About Stained Glass Art Stained glass art is a deeply rewarding hobby for amateurs, and colorfully expressive medium for serious artists alike. There are many aspects to the craft that you should learn about and master if you are to be successful at it, including how to cut the glass, foiling heavily…

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7 Tips For a Basic Tool Chest

If you’re thinking about buying a home or are a new home owner, there are some basic tools you need to have around. There are lots of tools out there, but you need just a few basics tools to get started. I started out with a hammer, rubber mallet, hand saw, drill, pliers,   socket  set,…

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Opening a Restaurant?

Are you planning to open a restaurant? That’s a great idea, but only if you have completed all your homework perfectly. This business is one of the most competitive businesses. Opening a restaurant is not as easy as it seem to be. It’s a real business, just like any real business, it takes lot of…

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Las Grietas Swimming Hole in Galapagos

Many people often wonder: What kinds of things can I do in the Galapagos Islands without a Naturalist Guide? The answer is: lots! There are boundless opportunities for a variety of things to do and trips to keep you busy that allow you to soak up the Galapagos Wildlife and endless beauty. This second part…

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Home Lighting Enhancements

If you are born as early as few decades ago, you might have the idea of how home decorations going on during those early years. And if you are to compare it of today’s home decorations, you will might find changes especially when it comes to home lighting. If you will to picture out the…

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B2 Fire Rated?

Its not worth the candle! A B2 Fire Rating on a product does not mean that product can be used for fire stopping or fire proofing. When we do a fire risk assessment we often make comment on fire stopping. On one recent job we commented that additional fire stopping was needed. The client employed…

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A Simple Way To Build Wainscoting Panels

Few details can enhance a foyer, dining room or office more than adding wainscoting, but you don’t know where to start. While there are more complicated ways to build wainscoting panels, we will discuss the simple way to get professional results without the need of an elaborate workshop. Let’s discuss the types of panels you…

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Best Way to Clean Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring was first invented by a Swedish company called Pergo AB in the year 1977. Pergo AB is part of a larger company named Perstop AB which is responsible for the invention of laminate tabletops. Even though the laminate flooring was invented in 1977, it didn’t become available in the United States until the…

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