Can I Backfeed My Generator Into My House?

Backfeeding is the deadly practice of wiping your portable generator directly into a household socket. This act will supply electricity to the power lines which will create voltage. When a utility worker comes to check the "dead" lines during an outage, he will be electrocuted. The National Electric Safety Code prohibits returns by law and…

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Interior Design – Why Choose LED Lighting

When planning a new design for your home, considerable time is usually spent on decisions relating to the colour scheme, furniture and flooring. What is often over-looked is the lighting, not the light fittings, but where light is being generated and how this will affect the overall look and feel of the interior. Obtaining natural…

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How to Apply Concrete Flooring

Concrete, it's practical, sturdy and has been used in the construction of buildings since the early Roman times. However, without a decorative or protective coating most concrete patios, driveways, walkways and garage floors are unattractive. In fact, more than likely, they're stained, drab, dull, possibly even ugly. Today many homeowners and do-it-yourselfers are discovering, through…

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Ameda Breast Pumps

In Sweden, 1939, a leading gynecologist asked engineer Einar Egnell to create a better breast pump. Pumps in those days were bulky, inefficient, and even painful. He then devoted his life to the development of a pump. After hundreds of trials he finally released the Ameda SMB Breast Pump in 1942. It was the first…

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SunSetter Awnings – Setting the Standard

One of the leaders in the awning industry is a company called Sunsetter. In fact, the Sunsetter awning is not only known for quality, durability, and strength, but also innovating designs and materials. Because of the quality provided with each Sunsetter awning, consumers receive a five-year guarantee against fading. Using a trade marked material called…

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HP LaserJet P1102 Printer Review

The HP LaserJet P1102 is a monochrome laser printer. The printer has a monthly duty cycle of 5,000 pages. The printer is suitable for users who print between 250 and 1500 pages per month. The printer is ideal for the home or small offices that are looking for a basic printer. Measuring just 13.7 inches…

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How Often Should You Clean Your Chandelier?

Chandeliers serve as effective centerpieces for small and medium-sized homes. They are known to add an elegant and radiant glow to the rooms where you wish to hang them. However, at some point, your lighting fixtures can lose their shine and allure, because of many factors. Layers of dust that accumulate on the crystals, and…

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Tungsten Rings For Holiday Gifts

With the Holiday season rapidly approaching, many companies are beginning to restock their popular items to ensure there will be no customers receiving the out of stock notice. Most of these companies consist of electronic, toy and clothing retailers however jewelry retailers are also a popular seasonal item. Along with the approaching holidays also comes…

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Road Trip Partners – Friend Or Foe?

Unless you're going on a road trip with your family – in which case you do not have a choice – the selection of your road trip partner (s) is one of the most important choices you make when planning your vacation. Road trip partners who seem obvious, like your best friend or your boyfriend…

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