Lighting For Stitching Needlework

It is amazing to see incredibly fine works of embroidery from times past, which were worked when there was no electricity and therefore no artificial lighting. When you consider that many women would not have had the chance to do any embroidery during the day, because that’s when they were out working in the fields…

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Common Problems With Bluestone Flooring

One of the more popular materials used by homeowners for patios, pathways, driveways, flooring, fireplaces, counters and even window trims and sills is natural bluestone. The main reason for this is that the stone is amazingly durable and is available in a variety of colours, including: greys, pinks, greens, blues, and even a lilac purple.…

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Security Cameras in Schools

Security cameras used in schools to monitor activities do not differ much from common cameras. They are usually purchased in bulk quantities and require complex connections. With the help of them, teachers and staffs can easily monitor students. Security cameras in schools are useful to prevent thefts, property damage and entering of outsiders to school’s…

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Using RAM Mounts With Your GoPro Camera

RAM Mounts have generally been put to use in the motor vehicle and marine world for mounting GPS’s and cellular phones to cars, boats, motor bikes, buggies and so on. Simply being an extremely universal mounting solution, these excellent mounts have found their way into the Sports Camera marketplace for use with GoPro, Contour, VIO…

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RoomBreak: Escape Now!! Game Review and Tips

RoomBreak: Escape Now!! By Gameday RoomBreak: Escape Now!! is a hefty room escape game for iPhone/iPod/iPad. It consists of 5 episodes, each with 5 rooms, adding up to a total of 25 challenging rooms to escape. Gameday even promises a sixth episode is soon to come. RoomBreak is pretty challenging game for the genre. One…

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The Glory of Roman Mosaics

The Romans were not the first to use tiles and small stone blocks to create designs and patterns to adorn the floors and walls of ancient buildings, such as temples and palaces. It had been done before, in both Greece and in the Ancient Near East – but the Romans can be said to have…

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Techniques For Bonding Sandstone

As there are many uses for sandstone around the home (including flooring, wall cladding, fireplaces, and countertops) it is sometimes necessary to bond the stone to many different surfaces. Depending on the surface that you are bonding the pavers to and the agent that you want to use for the process, you will need to…

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6 Facts About Oil Paint

1. The earliest known paintings that were done in oils date back to the 7th century BC. These paintings were Buddhist murals that were discovered in caves in Western Afghanistan. Oil paint didn’t become widespread for use in art works until the 15th century, when it became popular throughout Europe. Jan van Eyck, a 15th…

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