Lumens: How Bright Are Your Bulbs?

How many light bulbs do you have in your house? Do you know how bright they are? Lumens have been defined (Wikipedia) as”a measure of the total “amount” of visible light emitted by a source.” In other words, a lumen is how bright a bulb is. They can range in their brightness. The color of…

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Opening a Bank Account for Your Child

The bible says,”Teach a child the way he should go, and in the end he will not depart from it”. This principle applies to everyone, more so about an individuals financial discipline. Parents need to create time to train their children on the importance of proper financial management. This can be achieved through many ways…

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Book Binding by Hand

Simple bindings for your hand-crafted books are easy to do. They provide a more elegant and longer-lasting solution than staples or binder clips. You can use a variety of materials for the cover. The cover can be made from card stock, file folders, heavy-weight papers, fabric, vinyl, or leather. Match the binding materials to the…

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Camaro Tail Lights – Shining Led Retrofit

The development of the vehicle has pushed the whole world forward in the past. It is absolutely impossible for people to live without this great transportation means. The irreplaceable convenience to people’s life created by the vehicle keeps spurring the development of the entire automotive industry. More and more auto parts are manufactured with high…

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Art Deco Lighting

Art Deco  Lighting  Ideas  Lighting  during the Art Deco movement was dramatic, elegant and futuristic looking. It was a very important feature of interior design and also a key element of exterior architecture. Traditionally, lamps, chandeliers and wall sconces were made from steel, chrome or polished bronze. This created that sexy, sleek look that is…

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Know the Basics of Radiant Barrier

Radiant barriers are also known as reflective barriers. They inhibit transfer of heat by thermal radiation. Heat can also be transferred through convection and conduction. But the radiant barriers do not protect against such methods of heat transfer. As a result of their temperature, every material emits energy by thermal radiation. The extent of energy…

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Investing in a Fireproof Safe

If you have valuables in your home or at your business, investing in a  fireproof  safe is highly recommended. This way, you can protect your own things, and you can avoid having to pay for a safe deposit box at your bank or other institution. Not only will this safe protect any money you want…

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Wallpaper Removal – The True Cost

Living through the never ending hustle and bustle of New York demands a good deal of energy. In no time, if you are not able to effectively deal with the hectic lifestyle, stress can become a grave problem. A fresh change can do a lot of good for people who are currently under stress, and…

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Candles And Fire Safety

Decorative and fragranced candles may be an attractive addition to your home décor, but if used improperly, they can be a serious fire hazard. According to the National Fire Protection Association Journal article, “Candle Fires on the Rise”, residential fires caused by candles have more than doubled over the past decade. In addition to being…

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Modern Day Herbalism

The use of plants as medicines predates written human history and archaeological evidence indicates we were using medicinal plants during the Paleolithic era (approximately 60,000 years ago). In Mesopotamia the Sumerians created clay tablets with lists of hundreds of medicinal plants (such as myrrh and opium) and the Ancient Egyptians wrote the Ebers Papyrus around…

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Kahrs Natural Hardwood Flooring

High-gloss hard wood floors aren’t for everyone. Some homeowners just want to “keep it real,” with a simple, natural-looking hard wood floor for their home. They favor simplicity rather than sheen. They want a floor with a natural, timeless beauty that needs no enhancement. Does that sound like you? Meet Kahrs Flooring, one of the…

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Evenflo Breast Pumps Review

Evenflo is regarded as a global leader in high quality baby care and juvenile products, and has maintained that position for over 85 years. Initially, they manufactured exclusively baby care products, but over time, they combined with other companies to form an enterprise dedicated to providing a huge variety of products for children from their…

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The Journey to Hospital Operational Excellence

Root Cause Back in 2006, the Presbyterian ED recognized the obstacles before them-too many patients and too little patience among a stagnant staff, many of whom were discouraged and negative to change. With the volume steadily increasing and no additional rooms in sight, patient throughput issues had become more apparent. Earlier hospital-wide attempts to make…

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