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21 Jan 19
Wandering Around

The North Downs are a range of chalk hills south of London. They run from Farnham in Surrey all the way to the Kent coast at Dover where they form the iconic cliffs as they are slowly devoured by the sea. The North Downs Way is a footpath that runs along their length. It is […]

21 Jan 19

Channel Your Knowledge With These Home Improvement Tips Deciding to make home improvements is wise for many reasons. However, many home improvements can be a lot of work. There are many things you can do with your current level of skills to improve the value of your home or simply make it more pleasant. Purchasing brand new furniture is a very costly enterprise. You can add some pizzazz to your rooms with nice furniture by shopping local thrift stores and garage sales. You might find some hidden items that are special, like furniture. They may need a little fixing up, but they can be delightful to behold. Lampshades are not typically very interesting. You could easily create an original lamp sage with some acrylic paint and some stencils. Not only can you match the color or theme of the room, but you can even match the design of rugs or other aspects to tie the room together. For an economical approach to floor tiling, consider installing vinyl instead of ceramic or stone. Vinyl has several things going for it. It is durable, installs easily with an adhesive backing, and resists water damage. To meet your individual needs, you can conveniently purchase vinyl flooring in large sheets or as individual tiles. If you have a water leak coming from your faucet or beneath the sink, hire a professional. Just put a bucket or tray under the leak to prevent water damage and call a plumber to fix the leak. When you undertake any home improvement project, don’t destroy things too quickly. Always check the underlying structure that is behind a cabinet or wall before going to tear it down. If you mess up any electrical components, you will have to pay dearly to fix the damage. While you might be courting the prospect of installing a traditional fireplace to help heat your home, this could be a bad decision. Besides any consideration of the looks (and smells) of such a fireplace, you need to know that it is never that efficient. A great deal of the air it heats escapes directly up the chimney. Even worse, maintaining a fire consumes a great deal of oxygen from the air in your house. Install peepholes on your doors. You should know who is at your door before you open it! You can also put in a peephole, which is very easily accomplished. You just need a little time and a good drill. A peephole can give you the peace of mind you need next time someone knocks on the door. Is an older person living with you? If so, then you should make sure your home renovations are safe, mobile, and easily accessible to this elderly individual. Step-in showers make it easier for them to bathe without slipping. Grab bars and hand rails can add ease and comfort for anyone that needs it. Whenever you start a big landscaping project, make sure to discuss drainage with neighbors in advance. You will want to get rid of all water from your property. Many people take the low road and dump the water on a neighbor, but that doens’t make it the best choice! You truly can create a drainage plan that works for everyone, but communication is key. Has your floor become worn out? Pull your floor up and add a new sticky wood floor if you are feeling ambitious. This might seem like cheap flooring, but it is actually quite nice. Most people find that it is so easy to install that they can do it themselves. When picking contractors, be sure you get several estimates that are each based on the same work requirements. Create a solid list of the things around your house that you want worked on and do not alter that list between contractors. If you make changes, and get different estimates, you won’t be comparing the same thing. Change the color of your door paint to make your home more attractive. Brick houses and those with vinyl siding look great when painted in brighter colors. The goal of any home improvement project is to reduce your home ownership costs. With new appliances, you will save on electricity. Roof repairs and improved insulation also saves energy bills. Make sure you plan your projects ahead of time and keep tabs on how much it will cost you. Are you looking to do some home improvement? Look first at the supplies you have on hand, both for inspiration and to avoid having to spend more money than you need to. Frames should match the decor style you have. Pay attention to the reputation of any contractor you intend to hire, not how cheap they promise to do the work. Inexpensive contractors with questionable histories will not put their best work into your project. When they are done you might find some things that still need fixed! Along with added repair costs, when projects are done carelessly, it could create an unsafe environment inside your house. Choose the right contractor the first time around. Find a way to remove all of the debris. Home improvement projects that heavily rely on demolition will ultimately provide debris; this makes it imperative that you know where to put the debris before starting your project. Either rent a large waste receptacle or borrow a large truck. This gives you a place to store debris as you clear it, keeping your work space tidy. When painting your walls, it is important to make sure to properly tape off the trim. No matter how careful you try to be, paint can drip. Protect the trim in a room by taping it off before painting. If you get paint on the trim, you’re going to have to do some repainting. Use a decorative painting technique if you don’t want to spend a small fortune while dramatically sprucing up a room. It’s not expensive to buy paint and the supplies that go with it. There are a number of paint techniques can use, including fresco and ragging, both of which will turn your wall into a piece of art. Home improvement is not about overworking yourself. Whether you are the type to do it yourself or you would rather hire a professional contractor, these tips and tricks can help you get on your way to successfully completing any and all of your home improvement projects.

Micheal J. Johnson Blog

Home Improvement Advice Everyone Can Benefit From Home improvement projects can greatly improve your house. Not only can it make your living space more appealing and pleasant to inhabit, but it can also add to the value of your home. Don’t balk at the notion of doing some serious home improvement just because you don’t […]

21 Jan 19

Channel Your Knowledge With These Home Improvement Tips Deciding to make home improvements is wise for many reasons. However, many home improvements can be a lot of work. There are many things you can do with your current level of skills to improve the value of your home or simply make it more pleasant. Purchasing brand new furniture is a very costly enterprise. You can add some pizzazz to your rooms with nice furniture by shopping local thrift stores and garage sales. You might find some hidden items that are special, like furniture. They may need a little fixing up, but they can be delightful to behold. Lampshades are not typically very interesting. You could easily create an original lamp sage with some acrylic paint and some stencils. Not only can you match the color or theme of the room, but you can even match the design of rugs or other aspects to tie the room together. For an economical approach to floor tiling, consider installing vinyl instead of ceramic or stone. Vinyl has several things going for it. It is durable, installs easily with an adhesive backing, and resists water damage. To meet your individual needs, you can conveniently purchase vinyl flooring in large sheets or as individual tiles. If you have a water leak coming from your faucet or beneath the sink, hire a professional. Just put a bucket or tray under the leak to prevent water damage and call a plumber to fix the leak. When you undertake any home improvement project, don’t destroy things too quickly. Always check the underlying structure that is behind a cabinet or wall before going to tear it down. If you mess up any electrical components, you will have to pay dearly to fix the damage. While you might be courting the prospect of installing a traditional fireplace to help heat your home, this could be a bad decision. Besides any consideration of the looks (and smells) of such a fireplace, you need to know that it is never that efficient. A great deal of the air it heats escapes directly up the chimney. Even worse, maintaining a fire consumes a great deal of oxygen from the air in your house. Install peepholes on your doors. You should know who is at your door before you open it! You can also put in a peephole, which is very easily accomplished. You just need a little time and a good drill. A peephole can give you the peace of mind you need next time someone knocks on the door. Is an older person living with you? If so, then you should make sure your home renovations are safe, mobile, and easily accessible to this elderly individual. Step-in showers make it easier for them to bathe without slipping. Grab bars and hand rails can add ease and comfort for anyone that needs it. Whenever you start a big landscaping project, make sure to discuss drainage with neighbors in advance. You will want to get rid of all water from your property. Many people take the low road and dump the water on a neighbor, but that doens’t make it the best choice! You truly can create a drainage plan that works for everyone, but communication is key. Has your floor become worn out? Pull your floor up and add a new sticky wood floor if you are feeling ambitious. This might seem like cheap flooring, but it is actually quite nice. Most people find that it is so easy to install that they can do it themselves. When picking contractors, be sure you get several estimates that are each based on the same work requirements. Create a solid list of the things around your house that you want worked on and do not alter that list between contractors. If you make changes, and get different estimates, you won’t be comparing the same thing. Change the color of your door paint to make your home more attractive. Brick houses and those with vinyl siding look great when painted in brighter colors. The goal of any home improvement project is to reduce your home ownership costs. With new appliances, you will save on electricity. Roof repairs and improved insulation also saves energy bills. Make sure you plan your projects ahead of time and keep tabs on how much it will cost you. Are you looking to do some home improvement? Look first at the supplies you have on hand, both for inspiration and to avoid having to spend more money than you need to. Frames should match the decor style you have. Pay attention to the reputation of any contractor you intend to hire, not how cheap they promise to do the work. Inexpensive contractors with questionable histories will not put their best work into your project. When they are done you might find some things that still need fixed! Along with added repair costs, when projects are done carelessly, it could create an unsafe environment inside your house. Choose the right contractor the first time around. Find a way to remove all of the debris. Home improvement projects that heavily rely on demolition will ultimately provide debris; this makes it imperative that you know where to put the debris before starting your project. Either rent a large waste receptacle or borrow a large truck. This gives you a place to store debris as you clear it, keeping your work space tidy. When painting your walls, it is important to make sure to properly tape off the trim. No matter how careful you try to be, paint can drip. Protect the trim in a room by taping it off before painting. If you get paint on the trim, you’re going to have to do some repainting. Use a decorative painting technique if you don’t want to spend a small fortune while dramatically sprucing up a room. It’s not expensive to buy paint and the supplies that go with it. There are a number of paint techniques can use, including fresco and ragging, both of which will turn your wall into a piece of art. Home improvement is not about overworking yourself. Whether you are the type to do it yourself or you would rather hire a professional contractor, these tips and tricks can help you get on your way to successfully completing any and all of your home improvement projects.

Great And Awesome

Home Improvement Advice Everyone Can Benefit From Home improvement projects can greatly improve your house. Not only can it make your living space more appealing and pleasant to inhabit, but it can also add to the value of your home. Don’t balk at the notion of doing some serious home improvement just because you don’t […]

21 Jan 19
BugsFighter

Tfude Ransomware, which is actually next generation of STOP Ransomware appeared in January of 2019. This virus encrypts user’s essential files, such as documents, photos, databases, music with AES encryption and adds .tfude (later started to append .tfudet and .tfudeq) extensions to affected files. This ransomware is almost identical to .puma Ransomware and .djvu Ransomware, and belongs to the same authors, because it uses the same e-mail adresses (pdfhelp@india.com and pdfhelp@firemail.cc) and same BitCoin wallets. Tfude variation of STOP Ransomware displays fake Windows Update pop-up during the process of file encryption. From the file above we can understand, that hackers offer 50% discount for decryption, if ransom amount is paid within 72 hours. However, this is just a trick to encourage people to pay the ransom. Often hackers don’t send decryptor after this. We recommend you to remove executables of STOP Ransomware and save those encrypted files to the time, when decryption tool appears. Before that, you can try manual instructions described in this article to restore files.

21 Jan 19
peoples trust toronto

http://bit.ly/2FFwtcj January 21, 2019 By Foo Yun Chee BRUSSELS (Reuters) – EU efforts to reform copyright rules hit a roadblock on Monday as a meeting of lawmakers and officials was called off, prompting criticism of Google from publishers after it and other tech giants lobbied against the changes. The European Commission, which launched the debate […]

21 Jan 19
Aardvarchaeology - by Dr. Martin Rundkvist

How to identify a female Medieval scribe’s burial: lapis lazuli powder in her dental calculus. Excellent work! Sudden realisation: Cardigan is an Anglicised version of Welsh Ceredigion. After twelve days on the dole I’ve signed on to temp-teach high school Swedish for six weeks, full time, respectable salary, short commute. And after that I’ve got […]

21 Jan 19
— DC III / IV —

In 2011, Eli Pariser presented to the audience of TEDtalks his vision of the internet as a medium that helps democracy, social union, individual freedom and allows us access to a wider knowledge of the world. However, internet was no longer so free with the arrival of personalization algorithms. Pariser expresses his concern with a […]

21 Jan 19
A decade to Down Under

Today was short on kilometers but big on ‘experiences what we have had’. I am sitting on a small inhabited island in the middle of the Mekong river in a very simple village as the sun is beginning to dip down and filter through the surrounding trees. 5* luxury it is not but 5* experience […]

21 Jan 19
Tiras led | Tiras de led | Tiras led rgb

This binocular compound microscope with 1.3MP USB camera is designed for teaching demonstrations, clinical examinations and laboratory applications. It is a perfect microscope for a range of people from professionals, students in high school to teachers including those with a major in biology, or enrolled in medical school. It comes with a professional Siedentopf binocular […]

21 Jan 19
Explore with Alaa

Propaganda models concern in the effects of individuals and corporations in filtering the news. In particular, mass media operates through five filters. First, size and ownership is the media control of a group of individuals with a common interest, for this group it is a necessity to keep up with a high social status and […]

21 Jan 19
Hanadi Alnawab

The Digital Business Student Association is pleased to announce “Microsoft Excel Workshop” as part of TechWeek 2019! Details of the upcoming workshop: Workshop: Excel Part 2 (intermediate) Delivered by: Isabella Annouza (Microsoft Certified Trainer)  Date: Sunday Feb 10, 2019 Time: 10:30 AM – 4:00 PM (includes 30 minutes lunch break – bring your own lunch) Location: Lakeshore Campus, […]

21 Jan 19
Bethany White Photography

Search engine optimisation, SEO, ultimately makes it a lot easier for others to find your website. SEO can be generated through various means, and is a combination of various aspects that help to improve the likelihood of someone finding your website. To start off with, it doesn’t really matter what search engine you use to […]

21 Jan 19
Pulling Curls

Converting to a paperless system can have a lot of benefits.  The #1 is that you have less paper around your house.  Of course, you still need to be organized, and keep some stuff — so how do you balance it all?

21 Jan 19
Espacio de Palabras de Luz

In the case of people’s personal experiences shared in this documentary, it´s of the utmost importance that you don´t accept and believe everything you hear and see without doing your own research and feeling what your own truth is, as seen through your own personal filters. This film is to invite people to wake up […]