Choosing The Right Bath Screen
If you’re like me, you probably think shower curtains are a hassle. They are a pain to move around; they easily get dirty and full of mildew; and if you don’t use them right, you end up with water everywhere. If you’re thinking there has to be a better way; you’re right. A bath screen is a glass or plastic piece that fits onto the side of your shower and blocks the water just like a curtain would. The benefit is that they’re much easier to use and keep clean. They also work better if you have...
A Few Tips For Buying A Horse Farm
A horse farm is probably one of the most beautiful real estate properties there is. As you drive up the drive, you're met with a picturesque view: A red roofed white two story house with a large red barn next to it, surrounded by immaculate board fences and green pastures. Of course, there are several horses staring over the fence at you, their coats gleaming in the sunshine.
But aside from its looks, what makes a good horse farm? If you're planning on buying or building a horse farm, here...
Some Simple Pruning Advice For Your Plants
The best way to keep your plants looking good and healthy is to keep them pruned. However, the average person doesn’t know how to prune their plants. Were going to look at a few of the basics you will need to know in order to keep your plants looking good.
The biggest reason people will prune their plants is to decide how they will grow. This can be a good and bad thing depending on how it’s done. Some variety of plants will stay healthier if they are allowed to grow free. Some plants however...
8 Stunningly Beautiful Exotic Woods
The sheer beauty and versatility of exotic woods adds enormous value to the wood-crafting industry. Exotic woods come from all corners of the globe and each one has its own unique and prized quality.
The African Blackwood tree has a lustrous wood that comes in a range of dense red to black shades. This wood is very versatile and can be used for making Egyptian furniture as well as a range of woodwind instruments including clarinets.
East Indian Rosewood
Wake County NC The Bustling Center Of The State
Are you planning on moving to Wake County, NC? Well, in that case, you've come to the right place. In this article, you'll find a summary of some important information about Wake County.
Wake County Basics
Wake county is the second most densely populated county in the state, with about three quarters of a million residents. The county seat of Wake County is Raleigh, which is also the North Carolina state capital.
Wake County Politics
The voters in Wake County are Republican, but only by a...
Guidelines For Good Etiquette On Myspace Comments
As MySpace has evolved into an all-around social gathering on the web, it has developed an interesting system of etiquette. It's not what you would expect, but since it has evolved in such a way, you must learn to catch on quickly. Comments are difficult to understand for a newcomer, so here are some of the basics.
Comments are small bits of content that you leave on a friend's MySpace page. By the default MySpace settings, comments are visible to everyone who visits your friend's page. Your...
Wooden Toys A Return To Basics
As a child, I can remember playing for hours with wooden toys. It was always a new adventure to build forts and other projects from wooden blocks. Looking back, those were some really fun times. Wooden toys allowed us to use or imaginations. Nowadays, it seems all the toys on the market are electronical. This is to keep up with the demands of our children in today’s society.
When it comes to toys, technology may be hindering the development of our children’s imaginations. Don’t get me wrong,...
All About The Art Of Bonsai Trees
Bonsai trees make up an art form that has been around for hundreds of years. The idea is to take what would normally be a very large tree and stunt its growth so that it stays small. Most people will keep their trees just a few inches tall. There are many things that are needed to work with bonsai plants. Here are some of the things your tree will need:
1. Constant pruning. A bonsai tree will require more pruning and care than your average plant. You will even need to prune the roots to help...
Tips For Getting Your Home Ready For Sale
Are you getting excited about selling your home? When you look around your home, does it seem impossible to get it ready to show at an Open House? Don't panic! It may not be as complicated as you think to get your home ready for sale.
Before you set a date for your Open House, make sure that every room is presentable and looking simple as well as clean. Don't forget to have the basement and garage looking good too.
Begin with de-junking each room. Get rid of anything you don't plan to...
The Basics Of Woodworking Planes
A woodworking plane is a tool that is used by a carpenter to shape and smooth wood. Hand woodworking planes were first used in ancient times and they are just as valuable to the craft of wood working today. The woodworking plane contains a sharp blade that literally shaves off pieces of the wood into the cutter's desired shape. There are a number of different types of planes used for woodwork and each plane performs a different function, creating a different type of cut.
Today, there are...