Choosing the Correct Glass Lamp Shade

There are many styles and sizes of glass shades, many of which are standard. It can be initially confusing trying to figure out the right size and style for your particular fixture or lamp, but here are some guidelines that will assist you in making the right choice. First tip: Always take measurements from outside…

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Tungsten Did the Magic

Man’s main and natural source of light is the sun; the gigantic burning mass which produces illumination to the solar system, the earth inclusive; along with heat and radiation. Our awareness is in no doubt that the sun is central and stationary in the system. Also, the rotations on their own axes and revolutions about…

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Nonflammable Thatched Roofs

The potential flammability of the thatched (or any other natural material, e.g. wood shingles) roofing is frequently a reason why the homeowners do not decide to thatch their houses. They are right – reed is flammable… and they are wrong – we live now in times when science is able to turn any flammable stuff…

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17 Mile Cave, Idaho – Here There Are Monsters

“The rich,” writes University of Maryland professor Michael Olmert, “have terrific leverage over history.” Where they live and the things they own “dominate what we know about the past simply because the good things outlast the vernacular and the ephermal,” he writes in his book “Milton’s Teeth and Ovid’s Umbrella.” “Graffiti defeat that at a…

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Top Five Types of Flooring

A new floor can give any home or office a fresh look. There are several different types of materials, which can make it difficult to decide which one works best. To help narrow the options, here’s a look at five types of bases and how to best take care of them. Hardwood The rustic look…

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The Lifelong Benefits Of A Lean Body

Individuals who are knowledgeable about health are fully aware that a lean body not only looks and moves more effectively out on the sea and sand of summer beaches, but also provides a better lifestyle all the way around. A solid, healthy non fat frame allows for fewer injuries, resistance to sickness, and a longer…

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