First Time Buyer Initiatives

In this article, we take a look at schemes and initiatives, which are mainly based on shared ownership, that have been designed to help first time buyers on to the property ladder. There are various initiatives aimed at helping first time buyers but each has particular eligibility criteria. Check the criteria for each initiative below…

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Creating a Dowel Pin

The uses of dowel rods for woodworking and crafting are numerous. However, dowels are also quite versatile in and of themselves. Consider dowel joinery. This is the process whereby a standard dowel may be used to join pieces of wood used in projects. A simple dowel can be used to create the pins necessary for…

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A Guide to ECA Stack

An ECA Stack is a complex combination of various drugs which is used for boosting the level of energy of our body. This mixture is also used by many people for losing their weight. So the ECA stack has more than one advantage under its hand. ECA is the short form for ephedrine, caffeine, and…

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Top 14 Tips for Better Barbecue

Below is a list of the 14 most important things to watch when slow smoking BBQ. All of these tips assume you have already purchased and are using the barbeque techniques in “Competition BBQ Secrets” of course. That’s the best tip out of all my tips, but the advice in this list are things that…

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Joan of Arc

Joan of  Arc  is one of the most famous names in all of history and a name that is recognized by virtually everyone however few people realize that this was not her real name. Jehanne d’Arc was her real name which somehow became Joan of  Arc  in English. The general lack of understanding about Joan’s…

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Evolution Of The Bow – The Compound Bow

A huge turning point in the evolution of archery is the compound bow. It was created in the 1960’s by Howless Allen, an engineer. He was inspired by the creation of another bow, the Hoyt Medalist Bow. It was of the first models to incorporate the vertical stabilizer. The wheel was something that Allen had…

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Understanding Underground Drainage Pipe

When you buy your first home, there are so many different aspects of owning a property that you have to understand, one of these is how your underground drainage pipe works, what it’s made of and why you need it. Getting to grips with everything on and below your property can help you ensure that…

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Clearing a Clogged Bathroom Drain

Nothing is more aggravating to most people than to get out of bed and find a clogged bathroom sink drain first thing in the morning. Before you start screaming words that you really don’t want the kids to hear, why not first find out if it’s just the sink that’s plugged, or if the problem…

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Best Power Drill Varieties

If you do a lot of hardware-related work, then it is essential to choose a good power drill. Although you can find models for as cheap as 20 dollars, they probably will not last through the week if you use it regularly. Cheap versions are made from weak plastic/metal components and can easily snap, turning…

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Garden Chair Plan

Overall outline This garden chair is very simple to construct. Even with a minimum of tools it should take no more than a few hours to build. And you can make several of them. Tools Required 1) Electric circular saw. (Skilsaw) (However if you have access to a power compound miter saw, the project will…

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Creating a Computerized Vision Board

For years my vision board was kept on a cork board with push pins or a foam board with glue.  Honestly, I still use a cork board in my office and have two foam vision boards sitting in my storage room I can’t seem to throw away.  Years back, every December, I taught vision board workshops for…

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Summer Friendly Tips For Your Screened-In-Porch

Screened-in porches offer the perfect balance between indoors and out. Enjoy sitting in your home’s extension without the sun beating down, the rain moving you indoors, or bugs getting in the way. As the school year begins and the days start getting ever so slightly shorter, here are some ways to keep your screened-in-porch full…

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Becoming a Roof Contractor

In the construction and building industry, a vital aspect is to repair roofs and roof contractors are the experts. Usually it requires the required licenses from the licensing authority from state contractors. However in some states, roofing can be done by general contractors and do not require roof contractors to do it. Although there are…

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