Wedding Centerpieces

Wedding Centerpieces are one of the most talked about aspects of the Wedding. You want guests to have the "wow factor" once they walk into the reception room. The most traditional Wedding centerpieces are floral arrangements they are classic and make the table stand out. A floral arrangement also ties in easily with your color…

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Crafting Your Own Crochet Hooks

Dowels are a versatile crafting and project supply. As such, they can be used in innumerable ways. Frequently, they are a simplistic, but essential part of a craft or project. However, they can also be used as a stand-alone supply, then used secondarily in the creation of other crafts and projects. For instance, a dowel…

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Ethical Standards In Business

When I was in college, been awhile, the key phrases which were continually bantered around my business law class was "Good Corporate Neighbor" and "Responsible Corporate Neighbor." At that time in history the American people and government had finally realized the devastation uncontrolled pollution was having on our environment. The media utilized a visual barrage…

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What Is an Arc Fault?

There is a very good chance that you have never heard of an arc fault. This mostly unknown event, however, is the cause of several thousand building fires every year. In order to prevent an arc fault, an electrician can install protective devices such as arc fault circuit interrupters. These devices help to stop this…

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Compound Bow Cams Explained

Simply put, compound bow cams are the pulleys, usually attached to the end(s) of the weapon. These are almost round in shape and usually attached to the limb(s), the cable slides, the bow strings and the buss cable. The cams’ main purpose is to take in as much kinetic energy from the pull exerted on…

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What Causes Pipe and Drain Clogs?

Pipes and drains mainly get clogged due to foreign objects and hair. However, sometimes when you maintain your sinks and toilets properly, you still find yourself stuck with a clogged drain problem. So, how do you put this clogging nightmare to a stop? Of course you can try some DIY techniques to unclog your drains,…

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DeWalt Cordless Drill Reviews

One of the most well known manufacturers of cordless drills and tools is DeWalt. Their cordless drills contain a variety of voltages, weights, and sizes. They have several lines of drills, such as Compact and Heavy Duty, and models that use lithium-ion batteries for power. While their cordless drills generally target contractors, some of their…

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Do it Yourself – Build a Pole Barn

A Pole Barn is a wood framed building that is constructed with poles to sustain the walls of the structure and the roof. The name ‘pole barn’ was first used to refer to buildings built for agricultural reasons such as accommodating livestock or putting away hay and other feed. This can be used for a…

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The Board Game Revival

Each year in February the world's largest Toy Fair is held in New York City. This is the Mecca for buyers, sellers, promoters and inventors of toys, dolls, plush toys and games. Every conceivable type of whimsical product is displayed and hyped with gusto, creative marketing and some bluster. The event is attended by people…

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How to Choose the Best Stucco Contractor

If your home improvement project involved stucco, you will want to be sure you find the right contractor for the job. It is always important to hire good contractors, but it is especially important when they will be doing work such as stucco installation, which is not as common as other contracting duties. You need…

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Sheet Music Then & Now

Most modern musicians take sheet music for granted. Sheet music abounds in printed form and can even be downloaded from the Internet. It's a far cry from the days of oral tradition. Centuries ago, there were few ways to pass on music other than to "hum a few bars" until the listener caught on. The…

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