If any industry is defined by societal perception, it is the protection profession. Anyone who has no direct experience has the idea that the profession is nothing but shooting an AR through your front windshield at numerous threats, MMA style fighting in nightclubs or doing a J-turn because a light turned red and there are paparazzi on the corner… The laughable, off target (pun intended) perception is largely due to the media, but also due to the wannabes out there who have website…
Tips and Resources Archives
It is 2013 and we can finally say good-bye to Pennsylvania’s West Nile Virus season. 2012 will be remembered for the early horse detection in March and the record number of positive detections since surveillance started in 2000. Unfortunately for the human victims of West Nile Virus, some may be living with the serious effects of encephalitis for many years.
Small Business Tips Archives
One of the great things about being self-employed is that no income tax is withheld from your compensation. But you still have to pay taxes on that income and sometimes, your 1099 tax forms will have mistakes. Here’s how to deal with 1099-Misc problems.
Welding Tips Archives
Menu About the Flex Head TIG Torch The flex-head TIG torch allows you to personalize your TIG torch for your welding application, your workstation, and your welding style. You’ll want to follow some simple steps so your torch doesn’t fail prematurely Using Your Flex Head Torch We know it’s tempting to check out your new flex TIG torch the minute your box arrives from Arc-Zone, but don’t do it without following these instructions. Continue reading → The key to a fabricator’s success is…
Bridal Gowns Archives
You’ll feel like royalty in this ethereal chiffon slim A-line gown featuring billowy long sleeves with a lace accent at the cuffed wrists, a soft V-neckline trimmed with matching lace, beaded lace on front and back blouson bodice, and covered buttons down the back zipper and onto the gathered skirt with a court train. Available in ivory in sizes 0-26
Hot Tubs 101 Archives
This episode of Hot Tubs 101 teaches you how to turn on your Hot Tub Power Learn how to fill a hot tub in this fun video! Before a big winter storm, follow these steps to protect your hot tub. September 21, 2012 by Rebekah Is your hot tub water cloudy? Even after you recently drained & refilled your spa? Cloudy Hot Tub Water is usually caused by two things: Water that is out of balance Bacteria in the water. Try these steps…
Pool Instruction Tips Archives
Pool & Billiard Magazine Menu Some players have the ability to draw the length of the table or just a few inches, but that’s it, nothing in between. Speed control is one of the keys to top play and that means you have to be
Conference looks at how to preserve religious orders’ archives
An upcoming conference at Boston College will address a pressing need.
Car maintenance tips and advice archives
Read through our car maintenance tips and advice archives – filter by category for DIY, basic or advanced car maintenance tips and filter by your topic needs.
How the Internet Archive is Digitizing LPs to Preserve Generations of Audio
Albums available in the Boston Public Library Vinyl LP Collection on Archive.org Imagine if your favorite song or nostalgic recording from childhood was lost forever. This could be the fate of hundreds of thousands of audio files stored on vinyl, except that the Internet Archive is now expanding its digitization project to include LPs Earlier this year, the Internet Archive began working with the Boston Public…
How to help animals of the Colorado Fires Archives
Menu Many of you have asked me how you can help the animal victims of the Colorado Fires Well, I found this on FB. I didn’t write it, and I’m not sure who did except for the two names listed on the bottom. I cannot vouch for the information. However, it appears to be a firm starting point. So, here you go and THANK YOU for thinking of the animals in Colorado! COLORADO FIRES PLEASE SHARE As you probably already know, Colorado is…
CleanEnergy Footprints » Archive » How much “backup power” is needed for solar and wind?
Answer: None Not if the utility is planning correctly! Ok, that was a smart-aleck answer. But I’ve got a point: When people talk about a “backup,” they tend to think of a one-for-one replacement. I remember when my kids were in diapers, and I had to carry four diapers for a long day out, just in case. That’s three “backups” actually! But for a large utility, solar and wind power do not need a special “backup” generator. Utilities can plan their system to…
First major exhibit from Bob Dylan Archives opens May 10 at Gilcrease
"Bob Dylan: Face Value and Beyond" is the first major show to be drawn from the Bob Dylan Archives since it was acquired by the George Kaiser Family Foundation and
How to Build a Patio Wall Post/Pillar
Learn how to build a post/pillar using corner blocks of the AB Courtyard Collection by Allan Block. These quick and easy steps will have you building in no t...
How to Add Lighting to a Courtyard Post
Learn how to add lighting to a AB Courtyard Collection post/pillar by Allan Block. These quick and easy steps will have you adding lighting to your yard in n...
Vatican to open secret archives on World War II-era and Pope Pius
Pope Francis has announced that the Vatican next year will open its secret archives containing World War II-era documents from the controversial papacy of Pope Pius XII.
Zócalo on KCRW » Blog Archive » How Alpine Yodeling Mutated Into American Blackface Minstrelry
In 1822 the Austrian emperor Franz I and his ally Tsar Alexander I of Russia held a meeting in a remote valley of the war-torn Tyrolese Alps. They were entertained by the Rainers, a locally renowned family of singing farmers. When the visiting dignitaries heard the improvisational simplicity of the family’s performance of native Alpine songs, they encouraged the four Rainer brothers and their sister to…
Natural Body Guru » Blog Archive » Make Your Own Perfume Blend Using Essential Oils
Making your own perfume or body oils using essential oils is a lot like making music in a band or orchestra. You need base notes, middle notes and top notes for the blend to be beautiful and to smell wonderful. These notes in perfume making can be either male or female and in some cases they are for either sex so I say, if you like the way it smells – use it. Below are some essential oils in each category for you…
Fort Worth on the Cheap » Blog Archive » Donate School Supplies, Get $10 to Cafe Brazil
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How to remove a fence post in under 5 minutes...without digging!
Here's a pretty simply method for removing a fence post seated in concrete...all without digging or messing with complicated equipment.