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Gardener’s Knees

By Ben / February 14, 2021

While gardening can be good for your health, both in body and mind, there are many occasions when your knees might not think the same way. It often seems a lot easier to kneel when working on low areas of the garden, but in doing so regularly you can damage the delicate area of the […]

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Earthquake Survival

By Ben / May 12, 2020

When you feel that your surroundings are rattling and the house is shaking unusually, you know that something is wrong underneath the earth’s surface. Quakes or earthquakes are without a doubt one of the most dreaded natural disasters. In fact, it’s even worse than typhoons or hurricanes. Although seismographs can detect the slightest changes in […]

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Looking for Closeout Hiking Boots?

By Ben / February 11, 2020

If you are planning on a long hike on rocky trails, you are going to need a decent pair of hiking boots. Hold on a second. Let’s amend that statement slightly. If you are going on a hike of any duration on any type of trail, you are going to need a decent pair of […]

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Best Hiking Boots Provide Safety And Comfort

By Ben / November 15, 2019

Regardless of where or when you plan to go hiking, having the best hiking boots you can find can make a difference in your safety and comfort. When you go to the sports store in search of boots, you will need to have in mind the type of hiking you plan to be doing. There […]

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Tips For Organic Gardening And Going Green

By Ben / September 15, 2019

The words “going green” have become synonymous with organic gardening. If you are thinking of “going green” one of the ways to do so is to convert your yard or garden into an all-natural state. This simply means you will substitute all-natural ingredients, instead of manmade chemicals, into your yard or garden for plant enhancement. […]

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The 7 Safety Hazards You Probably Have In Your Home

By Andrew J. / August 21, 2019

Inspect the deck: Wooden decks can become damaged and corroded from any harsh or excessive weather conditions. See if nails or screws are popping up. Thoroughly clean the deck and seal it.  Check electrical outlets and extension cords: Replace any loose-fitting plugs or frayed extension cords to prevent a fire hazard. ‘Degrease’ the garage: If […]

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The Poor Man’s Guide To Home Security

By Michael B. / May 27, 2019

Your home is your castle, and your family your greatest asset, so you want to keep everything safe. But if you’ve priced home security systems lately, your checkbook might be hurting a little at the thought. I’m not going to tell you not to buy an alarm system, but if you’re not at a point […]

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Picking The Right Lock For You

By Andrew J. / April 24, 2019

A combination lock is a type of lock in which a sequence of numbers or symbols is used to open the lock. The sequence is usually a specific permutation rather than a true combination. The sequence may be entered using a single rotating dial which interacts with several discs or cams, or by using a […]

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The Ultimate Prepper Tips For Apartment Safety

By Andrew J. / April 3, 2019

Like any other living situation, there are unique dangers involved with apartment living. This is largely because you live so close to many other people. Their actions can jeopardize your safety, and so it’s very important for you to be aware of what you must do to safeguard yourself, your family, and your possessions. Fire […]

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