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Want To Upgrade Your Garage Door? Paint On Fake Windows

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If you're a new homeowner, you probably want the best looking home around, especially on the outside. While there are many projects that you can take on to make your home the one that others want to keep up with, some can be quite expensive. However, you can make your old garage door look new by painting on faux windows, and it only takes a little imagination and one afternoon.

26 August 2015

A Business Owner's Glossary Of Terms About Telecommunication Security

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Years ago, businesses relied solely on paper files and documentation, but leaked information could still be considered a major security threat. With innovations and developments in technology, the way almost every business operates evolved into something more complex, with computers, the Internet, and electronic data. However, relying so much on technology in business means telecommunications security becomes even more of a concern. As a business owner, it is your job to make sure you have the right technological security services to count on, but it is also important that you understand various terms associated with telecommunications security.

8 August 2015

Two Tips to Help You Avoid Emergency Air Conditioning Repair

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During the swelteringly hot days of summer, the last thing you want to deal with is an air conditioning system that won't work properly.  However, air conditioning issues can crop up without warning, leaving you to melt in a warm house while you wait for your repair company to come fix the problem.  Instead of leaving the condition of your AC unit to chance, use these tips to help you learn more about how you can avoid an air conditioner malfunction when you need cool indoor air the most.

28 July 2015

Three Reasons You Should Consider Air Conditioning Your Basement

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Whether you're installing a new central air system or just contemplating a portable air conditioner, you may run into a fairly common question: Should you air condition your basement? Many individuals boost the insulation between their basement and their home rather than air conditioning the entire area, but there are some reasons why you might want to reconsider. 1. It Cuts Down on Humidity Air conditioning cuts down drastically on humidity--and humidity is one of the major causes of damage within a basement.

10 July 2015

3 Tips For Hiring A Security Guard At A Nightclub

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If you're the manager or owner of a nightclub and are thinking about hiring a security guard or a team for security guard services, you're likely familiar with the fact that a security team can help protect your business and make patrons feel safe. But how do you know what to look for in a security guard? What types of decisions will you have to make when hiring a team? Here are three tips that give you a basic idea of what to expect:

24 June 2015

Three Alternative Office Structures For Maximizing Your Productivity

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In the past, offices often consisted of a desk and two chairs for visitors. Employees were often assigned to a cubicle where bad posture and claustrophobia ruled the day. This made it easy to furnish your office, but didn't do much for productivity and creativity. Today, many office managers and CEOs are looking for other options. They're finding that non-traditional setups can often increase output and employee satisfaction at the same time.

10 June 2015

Keeping Warm: Retirement Planning And The Cost Of Electricity

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Approximately 10,000 people are eligible for retirement every day in the United States and this is expected to be the case over the next 18 to 20 years. Many of them will need to meet their living expenses solely on the retirement plans and savings they have accumulated over the years. As these persons grow older, their needs for electricity become greater especially for lighting and heat. In the meantime, there are factors such as new EPA regulations and the fluctuation of oil and natural gas supply and prices that are likely to have an effect on electric rates in the years to come.

4 June 2015

A Survivalist's Guide To Making Use Of Storage As A Prepper

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In the event that a disaster strikes, a true survivalist knows that the best way to make sure you and your family gets through is by an appropriate amount of preparation. This is why many survivalists have taken on the recognizable label as "preppers". The key to your survival will be making sure that the cache of goods that you have on hand when the time comes is enough to help you survive.

22 May 2015

Nine Nuances That Can Help You Get More Done And Stay Organized At Work

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Ever wish you could get more done during the work-day? If you feel like you spend more time distracted or hunting around for notes or materials, there are ways to improve productivity and increase organization. Nine subtle nuances that can make a difference in your productivity at work include: 1. Un-clutter your desk. There is something inherently distracting about a bunch of clutter in your face when you are trying to work.

7 May 2015

Three Tips To Use Bubble Wrap More Effectively When Storing Household Objects

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Bubble wrap is a great tool for keeping fragile household objects from getting damaged during long-term self storage. Even objects that most people wouldn't consider fragile, such as books and plastic toys, won't wear down nearly as quickly if they have bubble wrap around them. So to ensure that you use the bubble wrap you have on hand for storage as effectively as possible, follow these three tips. To Maximize Storage Space, Put Bubble Wrap In Boxes Before Objects

18 April 2015