Severing Relationships With Your Narcissistic Family

Growing up in a family surrounded by narcissists is chaotic, confusing, anxiety provoking and causes psychological wounding to its non narcissistic members. The narcissistic parent(s) sets the tone for the family. Everything in the external environment revolves around image–how one appears to others. Children are expected to project a facade of perfection and success that…

Details

Boat Plumbing

Boat Plumbing Boat Plumbing can be a bit of a nightmare. To avoid mismatches between equipment and pipes or hoses, and untoward plumbing failures, it is necessary to understand how pipes and hoses are specified, the suitability of different pipes and hoses for different applications, and proper installation practices. The nominal sizes of most pipes,…

Details

History Of The Lighting Tower

Who invented the first portable lighting tower? This depends largely on your definition of a lighting tower. A broad definition could include something as simple as a candle or primitive torch placed on a tall mast to cast light over a large area, such a device has probably been in use since the Stone Age.…

Details

Wiring Methods For Landscape Lighting

The processes that are used when adding landscape lighting to your home are vital to the functionality and longevity of the product. Quality installation means that your lighting will not falter either in the short term or the long term. One important aspect of landscape lighting installation is the wiring method. Understanding the different wiring…

Details

Aircraft Fire Testing Explained

Aircraft fire testing Often, on-site test labs are fully equipped and qualified to perform multiple types of aircraft fire testing required to demonstrate compliance with aircraft flammability regulations. There is frequently confusion between the different categories of fire testing basically defined as follows • Fireproof is the capacity to withstand the heat associated with fire…

Details

Can I Reuse and Relay Laminate Flooring?

Removing tongue and groove laminate flooring is not a hard project. Homeowners who need to remove the laminate will find the process simple to do. The lifetime of a floor goes through repairs, reuse and general upkeep that will require a laminate floor to be removed at some stage. There are many reasons why someone…

Details