Famous Chandeliers

Once upon a time, chandeliers were a sort of status symbol; a symbol of wealth and sophistication. While the purpose of the fixture was to light the room, much care was given to make it a work of art. The earliest chandeliers held candles, of course, and were later converted to accommodate gas and electrical…

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How to Replace a Toilet Seat

Your toilet is one of, if not the most, important element to any bathroom. After all, everyone uses a toilet. Whether a seat is cracked, rusted or falling apart, toilet seat replacement can be, well, a dirty job. To make the job as easy as possible, follow these steps and you'll have a new 'throne'…

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Five Essential Gardening Tools

When we need to choose new gardening tools we often are not sure which of them we need for the work in our lawns or gardens. If you plan to begin with the gardening hobby, here you can check out a list of five useful gardening tools: 1. Watering Can The watering of your plants…

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Seniors and Lift Chairs

For those who are elderly or have mobility related health issues, such as problems with their hips or knees, it can be difficult to stand up on ones own. This can often result in needing assistance when it is time to get out of the recliner to eat or to go to bed. Inherently, this…

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Thoughts on The Elevator Speech

What “An elevator speech is a term taken from the early days of the Internet explosion when web development companies needed venture capital. Finance firms were swamped with applications for money and the companies that won the cash were often those with a simple pitch. The best were those that could explain a business proposition…

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Marine Refrigeration

How does Marine refrigeration work? The major parts of a DC refrigeration system include the refrigerant, a compressor, and a condenser, a cooling system for condenser, and a plate or plates inside the refrigeration box. The compressor is part of a closed loop pumping refrigerant through the system and through the evaporator plate in the…

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DIY Solar Panel Installation Project

You have just finished reading you new utility bill that seems to have risen again but there does not seem any alternative, or is there? One thing you may consider is free renewable energy from solar panels and you could save even more by doing a DIY solar panel installation. If this route interests you…

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Hiring a Business Plan Writer

When the task of having to write a professional and formal business plan arises, sometimes entrepreneurs do not have the necessary experience with writing such a plan, do not feel comfortable doing the plan, or they just do not have the time to complete one. Since a business plan is such a key component in…

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Crisis Intervention – A Critique

Crisis events are not only associated with adverse mental health conditions for our students, but also with significant learning difficulties. As educators, it is important for us to know what we can do immediately following a crisis involving our students in order to prevent the traumatization that contributes to these negative outcomes. Crisis intervention in…

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