If one of your drains is clogged, and you don't have any chemical drain cleaner on hand and are not able to go to the store to get anymore, here are a few easy ways you can unclog your drain using items you probably have around your home. Salt & Hot Water All that you need for this trick is some salt and hot water. Pour about half a cup of salt down your clogged drain.
16 January 2016
You know by now that you should drink more water. You have probably heard it on the news or seen it on the internet hundreds of times, but you may not have stopped to understand why. To be healthy, everyone needs to properly hydrate for several reasons, and drinking approximately 64 ounces of water each day is the best way to do it. Body Performance Your body simply doesn't work as it should if you do not drink enough water.
31 December 2015
When you are just moving a few miles from one part of the city to another, you may have people around you downplaying the move like it's no big deal. After all, you are staying in the city, right? What's the big deal? Well, the truth of the matter is that a move across the city can be every bit as challenging as a move from Chicago to Los Angeles. When it comes to the level of difficulty, it doesn't matter whether you're moving 10, 100, or 1,000 miles away from your current home.
15 December 2015
If you are undertaking a basement renovation project, you might need to have portions of the floor removed. This may need to be done in order to adjust the wiring in this part of the home or to alter the plumbing. Unfortunately, some homeowners are ill-informed about this part of renovating, which can cause them to assume some routine misconceptions are true. After the following two notions are dispelled, you should be better informed about what to anticipate from having this work done.
27 November 2015
Tinting your car's windshield can make it more pleasant to drive. Not only does the tint provide privacy, it also blocks sunlight so that your car has a cooler interior. Generally, a professional tint job is preferable over DIY installation, since professionals have the skills and tools to prevent bubbling and other common tint problems. Know your options in tint before you schedule an appointment, so you can find the installer that provides the type of tinting you want.
6 November 2015
The Americans with Disabilities Act requires employers to make reasonable accommodations for employees with disabilities. This can include investing in special office furniture and adaptive equipment that makes your office space more accessible for people with physical disabilities. While it may sound expensive, many businesses can take advantage of tax credits that can cover up to 50 percent of the changes made to the workplace. Consider making a few changes to your office now so you can attract the perfect candidate for your business regardless of disability and create a warm, welcoming and accessible environment for them to work in every day.
20 October 2015
If your heater isn't working as intended, then you might have a big problem on your hands, especially if you live in a cooler climate. Your first thought for fixing your heater might be to call a professional repair service. However, you can actually rule out a number of possible causes just by taking a look at the heater yourself. No Heat at All? Check the Power Almost all heaters nowadays use electricity in some respect.
28 September 2015
If you have lived most of your life in the city, and have just recently moved to a more rural area, it's not uncommon to feel worried about your safety. There are no longer people around within earshot of you if anything goes wrong. However, there are lots of ways to stay safe in a rural environment. Here are few ways you can increase your feeling of safety in your new home.
14 September 2015
Few things in life are more difficult than the loss of a loved one, and having to plan for a burial can feel impossible when you're wading through the bereavement process. If your loved one never expressed their wishes, you may be wondering if you should opt for a traditional burial or for a cremation. There are a few reasons why you may want to choose cremation. Less costly than a burial
27 August 2015
If you are passionate about the environment, chances are you also want to make sure your funeral has a minimal environmental impact. One way you can do this is by choosing the right casket. There are several options available that have both a low initial production footprint along and that decompose responsibly over time. Read on to find out the choices available. #1: Wonderful Wicker Wicker caskets rival the beauty of hardwood caskets, but without the hard reality of deforestation and production.
11 August 2015