Von Duprin Exit Devices and Fire Doors

Every region in North America and most industrialized countries mandate exit devices on commercial building doors. Exit devices, also known as crash bars or panic bars, are a crucial safety and security measure. They allow doors to be locked to people outside, but easily opened by people inside. Building owners are thus able to control…

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Nonflammable Thatched Roofs

The potential flammability of the thatched (or any other natural material, e.g. wood shingles) roofing is frequently a reason why the homeowners do not decide to thatch their houses. They are right – reed is flammable… and they are wrong – we live now in times when science is able to turn any flammable stuff…

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Suspended Ceiling Lights

Suspended ceiling lights and other fittings are slightly different from those in ‘regular’ ceilings and so it is important to be able to recognize whether you in fact have a suspended ceiling in your own home or office or a regular one. These can also be referred to as dropped ceilings, drop ceilings or false…

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Top Tips to Fix a Patio Heater

Top patio heater repair tips Always start with the simplest causes and work down the list. One of the most common errors is to misdiagnosing a pilot with a blockage and drilling a small hole to fix the problem! Never drill the pilot light, once the hole has been drilled the burner will act like…

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Tips Of Folding Windshield Sun Shade

The sunlight that streams through your car’s windshield can bleach and weaken the dashboard and seats. You can avoid damage caused by sunlight and keep you car cool even when it’s parked under a baking sun by folding windshield sun shade. Amongst the most popular are mere cardboard rectangles that can be folded away like…

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Bridge Lessons For Beginners

Bridge Lessons For Absolute Beginners. Lesson 1 – What is the aim of a game of bridge? Bridge is a card game for four players. It is played as two teams or partnerships. The teams play as North & South, and East & West with partners sitting opposite each other around a table. The game…

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Hub Bearing Assembly Vs Wheel Bearings

Hub Bearing Assemblies are the lesser of two evils when tackling your wheel bearings. There are certain advantages of the Hub Bearing Assemblies vs. the Wheel Bearing. It is not a difficult decision when you have a bad bearing. If you have the option of getting a Hub Bearing Assemblies, take it. The wheel bearing…

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Adhesives for Mosaic Art

Before starting that first mosaic project, the artist must decide upon the correct adhesive. Choosing the glue will insure that the mosaic will last forever. If you choose the wrong adhesive then be certain that your tesserae will not last long on the surface no matter where it is placed or how well it is…

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