Hail Damage to Roofs & Auto Hail Damage

According to East Tennessee SKYWARN, “Hail is a form of precipitation that occurs at the beginning of thunderstorms. They consist of near spherical pellets of ice and snow, usually combined in alternating layers.” By this definition alone, you can already imagine what potential damage hail can do to your home, specifically your roof. And, if…

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For Love of Ghosts

I was thirteen years old when I saw my first ghost. It was at my maternal grandmother’s funeral. It was a sunny summer morning. Here in North Carolina the mortuary puts a tent over the gravesite to protect the mourners from the summer sun and sudden rain showers. I was sitting on the front row…

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Dell Online (Case Study)

Background (General Facts from Case Study) Dell is a computer corporation recognized for manufacturing computer systems through parts assemble. In 1983, Michael Dell saw an opportunity in using IBM compatible computers for a new assembly line that can be sold to local businesses. The idea as explained by Michael Dell, in an interview with Joan…

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The Ethernet Digital Wall Clocks

Digital wall clocks configuration can be done easily. The Ethernet NTP digital wall clock can be configured from a telnet session. From any pc on your network, logon to the device. They can then be configured using few simple commands. These ethernet clocks display accurate time which they obtain from an NTP (Network Time Protocol)…

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Bicep Training For Police Officers

The bicep (biceps brachii) is an important muscle for Police Officers and it is rather easy to train. It is important to understand that the bicep is a 2 headed muscle consisting of a long head and a short head. This is important because there are different exercises that can be done to work each…

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How To Handle Excess Scrapbooking Paper

If you are a scrapbooker, chances are you have mounds of leftover scrapbooking paper that you don’t want to throw away but can’t find a use for. Luckily, there are many fantastic tasks that let you turn that leftover paper into something creative and beautiful, and making use of each item of paper to the…

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The Awe-Inspiring Pink Garden Rose

Although the Red Rose seems to be the darling of enthusiasts, it is actually the pink garden rose that walks away with the accolades. Wild Varieties and the original old gardens like the Hybrid Perpetuals, Centifolia, and Bourbons are mostly pink in color. Pink has always had a mythical quality. The meanings associated with the…

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Hiring a House Painter

If you have just bought a house and need to start work on it where should you begin? After the exterior and civil work it’s time for house painting. The interiors need to be tackled after basic electric fitting and floor work but has to be done before the furniture, especially before those pieces that…

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Different Types of Chandelier Finishes

Obviously, there’s no lighting source more brilliant in appeal than chandelier lighting. Due to their wonderful qualities and aesthetics, chandeliers have evolved as necessary fixtures added in many luxurious hotels, fine dining restaurants, up scale corporate offices as well as homes. They are available in abundant types and finishes, and combines sophisticated forms and functions…

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Kate Spade – Handbag Innovator

Kate Spade, born Kate Brosnahan on December 24, 1962, became an unusual success in the designer handbag genre, a field normally accredited to the affluent. Following attending all girls St. Teresa’s high school, she attended Arizona State University, then in 1986 was employed at Mademoiselle Magazine’s accessory department. There she worked up to become the…

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Seven Steps to Becoming a ‘Shovel Ready’ Leader

We’ve heard quite a bit lately about “ shovel  ready” projects usually framed as “construction projects ready-to-go” but just in need of a bit of “stimulus.” Well, in these difficult times, with perhaps more to come, the hour as arrived for our leaders to become  shovel  ready. It’s time for you to get  shovel  ready. It’s…

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Lift Chair Features to Look For

 Lift  chairs look almost exactly like the typical recliner that any living room might have. The difference is that  lift  chairs gently and slowly rise and pitch forward when the person using it wants to stand up. This helps a person stand on his or her own where they might need the help of another…

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Advice For Victims of Number Plate Theft

Stealing car plates seems at first glance like a schoolboy prank. After all, what is the point of stealing a number plate? Surely it’s just kids that carry out a seemingly pointless act of vandalism and theft? Well, no it’s actually much more serious than you think, and could leave you with a multitude of…

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