How To Sweat A Copper Fitting

I believe that any plumber would tell you that the key to successfully soldering or "sweating" a copper fitting is properly preparing the pipe and fitting for the soldering process. Cleaning the pipe and fitting is essential to get the solder to flow properly and insure that the pipe and fitting have been soldered together.…

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What Are Open Ground Outlets?

An outlet that has an open ground is a three prong outlet that is not properly grounded. The three prongs are the Hot, Neutral, and Ground. An open ground occurs whenever the ground wire is not correctly attached to the outlet. or the wiring for the house does not have a ground wire. Some older…

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Hole-In-One Golf Gifts

“I get to play golf for a living,” says Tiger Woods with a toothy grin. “What more could you ask for?” Tiger Woods is golf’s most dashing young icons, and his success has generated renewed interest in golf and golfing all over the world. Golf continues to shed its stigma as a sport only the…

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Lighting in Interior Design

We are all aware of the fact that lighting is an obvious necessity in everyday life. However, it serves other purposes as well such as to create mood and atmosphere or to draw attention to decorative details. The choice of lighting within interior design can also affect the way that colours appear and like colour…

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The Multi Barrier Water Treatment Approach

Water treatment is a much studied and sought after practice. Sanitary engineers are always finding new technologies, new, more efficient and better ways to treat and convey water from source to your tap. One thing that has not changed since it's inception into accepted practices is the multi barrier treatment approach. The multi barrier approach…

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Guide For Buying a Safe

We all have important things that we want to keep safe. Personal documents like birth certificates, bonds, letters, valuables like jewelry and other precious items – anything and everything that means something to us. Having a safe in the home or business is the best way to accomplish the feeling of security many of use…

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Storage Rooms For Flammable Chemicals

An inside storage room permits the storage of larger quantities of flammable and combustible liquids. However, there are specific requirements for its design and construction that must be followed to protect not only the workers but the general public and the environment. A storage room for flammable chemicals must be constructed to meet the required…

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Pendant Lighting

Pendant lighting fixtures are suspended from the ceiling and get their name from the jewelry accessory of the same name. Pendant lighting has a distinctive appeal and is considered perfect for places like kitchen islands, desks, breakfast nooks and the like. Pendant lighting can be either a single pendant lighting fixture or two or three…

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