Category : Home & Garden

Personal Safety & Security

Your Vacant Or Unoccupied Property - How Secure is It?

Personal Safety & Security
Whether you have just bought a property, or already own it and want to carry out extensive refurbishment, or even if you are trying to sell it - there are many reasons why your property might be unoccupied, possibly for a lengthy duration, and you want to ensure that it is safe and protected during
Landscaping & Garden & Landscape

How to Split Trees for a Split-Rail Fence

Landscape
A century or two ago, farmers split thousands of wooden rails to fence their land with cheap and practical split-rail fences. Today, wire fences are cheaper unless you own your own woodlot, but split-rail fences still have a nostalgic charm. Splitting rails is hard work but requires only a few basic
Maintenance & Repairs

How Do I Make a Fire Burn Overnight in a Wood-Burning Furnace?

Maintenance & Repairs
Many people are making the switch from electric or gas heat to wood heat. Wood heat is much less expensive than gas or electric, although it does take more work. Wood heat feels warmer than electric heat, except at night, when the fire dies down and your house can feel quite cool. There are techniqu
Home Design & Decorating

How to Fold the American Flag for a Triangle Display Case

Home Design & Decorating
There is no greater symbol of loyalty and patriotism than to have the American flag folded into a triangle display case. For war heros and decorated military personnel, a triangle flag case can be designed to display medals as well as the flag. Here's how to fold the sentimental flag precisely to fi