Put on a Great School Assembly Program

If you want to make waves with the kids at school this year, consider a school assembly program that won’t bore them with talk, talk, talk and nothing else. Sure, the kids will listen, but you’ll never know how much of the information they’re actually going to absorb. Either that, or they end up squirming…

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Where Should I Mount a Fish Finder on My Boat?

Mounting a fish finder on your boat involves three things: the mounting bracket, the display and the transducer. Mounting bracket – Transom mounts are usually standard (in-the-box) with most fixed fish finders and come with detailed instructions on how to mount it onto your boat. Although it’s relatively easy to do on your own, please…

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Making Mosaics Out of Simple Images

When it comes time to make a mosaic it can be difficult to find patterns. There are many web sites about mosaic art but not many offer patterns for you to replicate. The possibilities are truly endless. From geometric designs to replications of animals and nature scenes. Of course it depends on the size of…

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The Insurance Agency Elevator Pitch

An insurance agency elevator pitch is a succinct summary used to quickly describe your insurance agency, products and services. It should include your unique agency value proposition, and must be delivered within the time span of an elevator ride, in about 30 to 60 seconds. This can be much harder than many agents might initially…

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Circulating Wood-Burning Stoves – Two Adjustable Settings For Using Them Efficiently

The circulating wood-burning stove and its similar counterpart, the circulating fireplace insert, put out a cozy dry heat. This dry heat can help prevent cold-weather illnesses. These stoves work most efficiently when the draft and damper settings are correctly balanced. Circulating stove or insert description This stove or insert operates similarly. They are both made…

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Electric Cookers: A New Age to the NuWave

Electricity revolutionized cooking by taking it from all day jobs to those that only take a matter of minutes. Referred to as electric cookers, electric powered cooking devices can include stoves, slow cookers, rice steamers, toasters, and even electric tea kettles. These devices allow us to control the heating and cooking temperatures to meet our…

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Do Solar Panels Damage Roofing?

One of the complications people ask when thinking about solar panel installation is will they actually damage their roof? This is a common refrain and though solar panels can be placed anywhere there is direct sunlight, the roof is the best place to put this since there are no covers/shadows in different types of the…

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The Advantages of Sensor Light Switches

Motion sensor light switches are becoming more popular in homes, and for good reason. Not only are they simple and inexpensive to install, but they can also save money, help conserve natural resources, and provide added safety and security in your home. Here are some good reasons why you might want to consider adding one…

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