501.||What are Compound Microscopes? by Peter Emerson|
Most of the microscopes used today are compound. A compound microscope features two or more lenses. A hollow cylinder called the tube connects the two lenses. The top lens, the one people look through, is called the eyepiece. The bottom ...
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502.||Refinishing Hardwood Floors by Marcus Peterson|
The quality of the wear layer determines frequency of refinishing of hardwood floors. Poor quality products can not withstand being refinished even once. The thicker the wear layer, the more refinishing it can withstand. Good ...
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503.||Where to Find Discount Wedgwood China by Max Bellamy|
There is not a lot of discount Wedgwood China available, although, given the prices of some of the items in the line, any discount is greatly appreciated. You might not think paying $50 for a plate is a discount, however, depending on the age of the particular item and ...
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504.||A Look at Tropical Ceiling Fans by Max Bellamy|
There are several differences between tropical ceiling fans and standard ceiling fans. Tropical ceiling fans have wider blades than typical fans. A large number of tropical ceiling fans are made for outdoor use. Tropical ceiling fans look different from normal ...
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505.||The Value of Antique Wood Stoves by Peter Emerson|
Antique wood stoves provide decoration and can still be used for heating and cooking. Stoves from as long ago as the 1870's are available for purchase in antique stores and over the Internet. Antique wood stoves are collector's items that are very ...
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506.||The Advantages of Wooden Wine Racks by Peter Emerson|
Wood wine racks provide the best storage system for a large collection, cheaply and efficiently. Pine wine cubes hold 24, 48, 96, or 120 bottles. They are easy to assemble, study, stackable, attractive and cost between $30 ...
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507.||The Charm of Antique Weather Vanes by Ross Bainbridge|
Weather vanes are instruments used to detect the direction of the wind. They date back to the year 48 BC, as seen from the Tower of Winds in Athens, Greece. There are many other references to weather vanes in history right from the 1st century BC. The first authenticated ...
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508.||The Advantages of Ionic Exchange Water Softeners by Kent Pinkerton|
It can be difficult to decide which method for softening hard water is best because there are a number of choices available. Cost of a water softener system - from $400 to $1,200 -- can be a factor, as well as how the water softener unit is set ...
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509.||A Look at Waterbed Sheet Sizes by Kevin Stith|
Just like conventional beds, waterbeds come in a number of sizes. It is important to buy the appropriate size sheet for the bed, or the sheets will not fit properly and make it difficult to sleep on the bed. One must take several factors into account when choosing what ...
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510.||The Benefits of Painted Wall Murals by Steve Valentino|
Wall murals are a creative and fun way to liven cold, bare walls. And the best part: anyone can do them—you don't have to be an artist. You can design your own wall mural using your imagination, artwork, greeting cards, or picture books. You can purchase a wall ...
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511.||Truck-Mounted Snow Blowers by Ross Bainbridge|
Truck-mounted snow blowers affix to the front of a pickup or sport utility vehicle. Drawing power from the vehicle engine, a truck-mounted snow blower can eat a path 7 feet wide and 3 feet tall, ...
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512.||A Guide to Kids' Shower Curtains by Max Bellamy|
Decorating a kid's bathroom can be fun. There are so many possible themes, such as Disney characters, animals, the ocean, and geometric shapes, just to name a few.
When decorating a kid's bathroom, an important consideration is color. Many children enjoy bright, bold colors such ...
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513.||Seraphim Angels' Names by Ross Bainbridge|
Many civilizations believe in angels, and many names have been given to the various angels. In the Judeo-Christian tradition, the Bible names only three angels that have a definite individual personality. They are Michael – Prince of Angels; Gabriel ...
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514.||A Look at Custom Pet Tags by Alison Cole|
Customized pet ID tags feature information chosen by the customer and can include personal messages, information about medical conditions or dietary needs. Made-to-order tags can be engraved, embossed, personalized, and reflective.
Engraved tags are available ...
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515.||The Demand for Massage Therapy Chairs by Jimmy Sturo|
Massage therapists are in high demand. Consumers recognize the physical and mental health benefits of a good massage. Americans are overworked and overstressed. Massage is a way to decrease tension and relief from back and neck pain. Many companies have instituted on-site massage therapists for ...
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516.||How to Make Lanyards by Dave Lavinsky|
Creative types may be curious to learn how to make lanyards. If you are able to follow simple directions you will be able to produce your very own lanyard for personal use or to give as a gift. Whether for yourself or a ...
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517.||Picnic Baskets for Two by Kristy Annely|
Picnic baskets for two provide an intimate way to celebrate any occasion, whether it be a much-needed period of time spent alone with your mate or a reunion between friends. Instead of using paper plates, ...
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518.||General Phonic Psychic Advice by Ross Bainbridge|
Psychic phone advice is readily available for everyone whether you're seeking guidance from an astrologer, a clairvoyant, a medium, or a Tarot card reader. Ultimately the decision about the type of psychic you select to meet your needs for psychic ...
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519.||Kitchen Remodeling Costs by Ken Marlborough|
It is important to prepare a budget for your kitchen remodeling plan before you start implementing it. Without a complete and detailed budget prepared before the kitchen renovation begins, you may get swept into a spending ...
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520.||Cleaning Granite Countertops by Jason Gluckman|
Homeowners who are seeking to increase value to their homes enjoy the durability and easy maintenance when upgrading to granite countertops. Granite is the most durable of all stones, second only to diamonds. Granite, being created ...
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521.||The Benefits of Gas Fireplace Logs by Eric Morris|
Everyone loves the sound of crackling logs and the red glow of golden embers. Not everyone wants to deal with the headaches of a wood-burning fireplace, though. In this era of endless multi-tasking, who has time to chop wood and kindle flames? Thanks ...
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522.||Exploring the Futon Frame by Elizabeth Morgan|
Futon frames come in a variety of shapes and sizes. Most futon frames can fold horizontally or vertically to make a bed or a couch. Futon frames are made of either wood or metal. There are a limitless number of designs for futon frames to accommodate any ...
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523.||Inexpensive Christmas Gifts by Ron Long|
Christmas is a time of joy, piece, and giving. It is also a time of being
broke. Adults often think that the idea of making Christmas gifts is only for
children who do not yet have their own money to buy gifts. However,
with a little bit of ...
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524.||A Guide to Modern Home Furnishings by Richard Romando|
In modern home furnishings, there is now great stress on ergonomics that takes into account the requirements of the human body. The ergonomically built furniture is safe and healthy and helps you to take care of yourself.
Space management has become a critical factor while designing the interior design ...
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525.||Skin Care Tips: Online Product Shopping Check List by Joel Walsh|
There are so many good skin care products online, you'd be missing out if you didn't look into buying your products via the web. But, as with everything on the web, it's buyer beware: there's plenty of junk thrown in with the good stuff. Here's what ...
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526.||ContemporaryGrandfather Clocks by Kristy Annely|
The name "grandfather clock" instantly conjures up images of a dark, musty room, grandpa sitting in his rocking chair, smoking a pipe. Curls of woodsy smelling smoke drift across the room as his faithful old clock strikes the hour. Though ...
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527.||Glow Stick Necklaces by Ross Bainbridge|
Glow stick necklaces are perhaps most popular for children to wear during Halloween or for campers to wear as makeshift lanterns.
Glow stick necklaces work just like any other glow stick, the result of ...
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528.||Purchasing Gas Masks by Ross Bainbridge|
If you wanted to buy the very best, state of the art, modern, intelligent gas mask available in the world where would you go? You would look to a country surrounded by hostile enemies, with an educated, intelligent population and money to spend on researching and developing defensive weapons for ...
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529.||A Look at Edible Fruit Baskets by Kristy Annely|
By their very nature, all fruit baskets, especially the original ones, qualify as edible fruit baskets. After all, when a fruit basket was filled with nothing but fruit, by definition everything in them was edible and therefore qualified as an edible fruit basket. But with ...
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530.||Choosing the Right Commercial Flagpole by Steve Valentino|
Standard commercial flagpoles range from thirty to sixty feet and are usually made of a single piece of aluminum or steel tubing.
You may want two, three or more flagpoles, depending on how dramatic you want to be. Be sure that there is ...
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531.||A Look at Luxury Down Comforters by Kevin Stith|
For those striving to create a bedroom retreat, a haven from the rest of the world, luxury is a necessity. Along with good color choices and fine furniture, a lavishly dressed bed is top priority. One of the most important ingredients for ...
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532.||A Look at Electrician Training by Elizabeth Morgan|
Once you've selected the school you wish to attend, gone through the application procedures and started to train you'll get a better idea of what area you'd like to specialize in as an electrician.
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533.||A Look a Duvet Cover Sets by Eric Morris|
It is usually a good idea to buy a duvet cover set rather than buying all of the different pieces separately. Duvet covers include the cover and two shams, but some duvet cover sets include the fitted sheet as well. Duvet cover sets also insure ...
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534.||The Demand for Luxury Dog Beds by Ken Marlborough|
A pet can be as important a member of the family as a child to some owners, and making sure they sleep well is a way to express that affection. In the past several years, manufacturers have started to fill a ...
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535.||Disposable Underwater Cameras by Jason Gluckman|
Disposable digital and film cameras (also called single-use cameras) provide a cheap and easy alternative for photographers. They offer an option for times when you don't want to risk your expensive equipment but you do want to take some photographs. ...
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536.||A Review of Prominent Circuit Breaker Manufacturers by Elizabeth Morgan|
The following article provides a review of prominent circuit breaker manufacturers.
ABB is at the forefront of circuit breaker manufacturers, offering homes and industries the ability to achieve maximum performance while limiting the negative impact on ...
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537.||The Cost of Remodeling a Bathroom by Ken Marlborough|
Before beginning any bathroom remodeling, you should create a budget. Pick an amount of money you can reasonably afford, and then check the costs of supplies to estimate what you can do in your remodeling project. It is wise to save about 20 percent ...
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538.||Light Up Your Life! by Cathy Feldman|
How many times have you been left standing in the dark desperately trying to find something in your purse? Well, if Rosanna Kilfedder has her way, those dark times are coming to an end.
A student of ...
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539.||How to Repair Your Dishwasher by Kent Pinkerton|
Your dishwasher isn't measuring up to the price you paid for it. The dishwasher might not even turn on, the dishes aren't getting clean, or the machine won't even drain. What do you do? Instead of calling the repairman, you can save a bundle and try servicing it yourself. Open ...
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540.||Finding a Cuckoo Clock Repair Service by Kristy Annely|
Weights hanging from the bottom of your cuckoo clock keep it running smoothly and accurately. Some cuckoo clocks have two weights and some have three. Since the internal working parts for these two types of timing mechanisms are different, the prices for ...
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541.||Wooden Chess Sets by Thomas Morva|
In 1849, the first Staunton wooden chess pieces were made. The thing that set the Staunton apart from all other chess sets was the design of the pieces. Up until that time there was no standard ...
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542.||The Benefits of CD Mastering Software by Thomas Morva|
There are several editions of CD mastering software on the market today. Many of these programs are a good purchase for recording artists who adhere to the "do it yourself" philosophy. CD mastering software is also well-suited for novice recording artists who have a limited budget. Software programs are available ...
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543.||A Guide to College Baseball Bats by Jason Gluckman|
In the mid 1850s, when baseball was in its infancy, players made their own bats. They experimented with flat bats, round bats, and heavy bats. They ultimately discovered that the barrel shaped bat was the most effective. Today, ...
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544.||The Unique Benefits of Medical Adjustable Beds by Jimmy Sturo|
With more medical advantages, an adjustable bed finds more functions in a hospital or a nursing home. It provides relief to people who are bed-ridden or those who have to stay in bed for long hours and can be adjusted either ...
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545.||Popular Varieties of Cigar Boxes by Eddie Tobey|
A cigar box can come in many shapes and sizes, and hold anywhere from five or six items to a complete collection containing hundreds of cigars. Great for gifts, cigar boxes serve both to protect and ...
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546.||A Look at Foam Mattresses by Eric Morris|
We've all been there. First, we spend a sleepless night, tossing and turning. Then we spend the next two days with body aches, sore from head to toe. The effects of a bad mattress can be serious.
Then we face the daunting prospect of shopping for ...
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547.||Pros and Cons of Upright Vacuum Cleaners by Alison Cole|
The term "upright" vacuum cleaners came into existence when the Hoover Company attached the bag where the debris from the carpet was deposited onto the handle of the vacuum cleaner in the late 1940's and put the motor on wheels. Prior to this innovation the sucking handle and delivery tube ...
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548.||A Look at Soy Candle Making Supplies by Thomas Morva|
Soy candle wax was only invented in 1991 but it has already become a very popular wax. There are a number of advantages to using soy wax. First, soy is a natural and long lasting. Soy ...
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549.||What to Look for in Bathroom Vanity Tops by Max Bellamy|
Bathroom vanity tops offer many options to the discerning customer. Ideally, they should all have a strong, smooth surface that defies stains and spills, mild heat and impact. Some materials on the market are heat and burn proof. ...
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550.||A Look at Electronic Air Filters by Marcus Peterson|
Many people mistakenly assume that an air conditioning only controls the temperature of a living space. Air conditioning also involves the cleanliness of the air. Filtration is an excellent way to accomplish air cleaning and ...
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