Flushing Out The Truth: Toilet Myths You Shouldn't Believe
29 August 2014
If you enjoy sharing interesting bits of trivia to entertain your friends and family, you are going to love these little-known truths about toilets. This list dispels commonly believed myths and offers a few tips for avoiding germs in public bathrooms.
Myth: Sir Thomas Crapper Invented the flush toilet.
Nearly everyone believes this myth, but it simply isn't so, explains Snopes. Although he was a British plumber who knew his way around a toilet, the modern flush toilet predates Thomas Crapper.
3 Steps to Planning Your New Central Air System
28 August 2014
If you are relying on open windows and ceiling fans to keep your house cool during the hot summer months, then you should consider installing a central air conditioning system in your home to maximize your comfort. However, central air systems, while efficient and practical, require the assistance and careful planning of an air conditioning contractor. Below are the steps that an air conditioning contractor will need to take before installing a central air system in your home.
2 (Relatively) Easy Ways To Remove An Old Tree Stump
27 August 2014
Your old tree stump is quite an eyesore in your front yard. However, you either lack the time, physical ability, or money to hire a professional company to remove the stump. Instead of allowing your tree stump to continue reducing the aesthetic appeal of your property, use one of these comparatively easy and affordable methods to eliminate your old tree stump.
Before you begin performing either of these methods, you'll need a power drill, large spade drill bit, and a chemical tree stump remover that's high in potassium nitrate (all available at your local home improvement store).
Installing A New Fence? Find Out What Factors Affect The Installation Price
25 August 2014
Two people with equal sized yards may be quoted different prices to have a fence installed. This is because there are many factors that affect how much your fence will cost to install. Learning about what factors can affect the price can help you understand why the price you are quoted may vary drastically from the price a friend or neighbor was quoted.
How Much Preparation is Needed
Before a fence can even be installed, the area the fence is being installed in needs to be prepared.