The Many Uses of Adhesive Tape

Most of us use adhesive tape for one thing; wrapping presents. But little do we realize that our need for tape goes much further than wrapping up a bath set for mum. Girls, we’ve all had it at one point or another; you’re wearing a strapless dress that keeps slipping down or a backless top…

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How to Remove Glue

There are many types of glue and a few different ways to remove them. How to remove super glue: This category contains products with a base called a cyanoacrylate. That’s the stuff that makes up super glue, Krazy Glue, Rhino Glue, Mister Glue, most Loctite products, Miracle Glue, Max One and numerous others – it…

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Mallet Toe – Causes and Treatment Options

Mallet toe is form of such a foot-related abnormality where the joint close to the toe is bent in such a way that it cause unusual arch. The research revealed several causes of this irregularity. The causes include genetically greater tendency towards developing this issues, acquiring bad habit of wearing uncomfortable and fashionable shoes, and…

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How to Fix PVC Eaves Boarding

Eaves are the part of the roof that overhangs from the building wall line average five hundred millimeters wide. This area is covered by a boarding of timber or PVC tongue and groove, gypsum or weather proof materials. If this part of the building is not covered or is damaged due to weather, it could…

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Bricklaying Basics

When you build with bricks you’re creating something that can be appreciated for generations. It’s not uncommon to find structures in complete ruin except for the masonry such as a brick chimney or wall. The reasons for do-it-yourself bricklaying vary, but the primary reason seems to be cost. Others include learning a valuable skill for…

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Should You Make Extra Mortgage Payments?

One question many homeowners are asking themselves in the face of today’s low mortgage rates is whether or not to make extra payments on their mortgage. It may seem like a no-brainer; making these kinds of payments on a regular basis will shorten your loan, as well as lower your borrowing costs overall. But are…

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