Grow Tomatoes From Seed Using Fluorescent Lights!

It’s easy to grow tomatoes from seed indoors under fluorescent lights. Not only is it easy and inexpensive, but it produces vigorous healthy plants. I have successfully grown a dozen different tomato varieties under ordinary cool-white fluorescent shop lights in an otherwise dark basement room. Before we discuss more about …

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How To Take A Sauna

With the recent popularity of far infrared saunas and steam saunas comes the necessity of learning to use them properly and safely. Listed below are the traditional steps the Finns would take in order to benefit fully from their cleansing saunas. And the Finns should know, as roughly one in …

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Decorating A Kids Bedroom

There are many kids bedroom decorating ideas apart from the obvious themed schemes which abound in so many households. Kids like vibrant primary colors and, used appropriately together, it is very rare for primary colors to clash. A number of the larger stores now stock the more funky style furniture …

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Lighting And Energy Efficiency

As a former educator and former psychotherapist, I have continually had a common notion about people reinforced: We are creatures of habit and change doesn’t come easy for any of us. With respect to our living environment, this is particularly true. It generally takes some kind of jolt or “smack …

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Living In An Apartment Versus Living In Your Own Home

As the economic recession continues to make its full blown impact, more and more families are making the perceptually difficult transition from living in private homes to living in apartments. While no doubt it takes some getting used to, there are a few aspects that one needs to be wary …

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Indoor Furniture, Outdoor Furniture

In the world of furniture manufacturing, there are companies that specialize in indoor furniture, outdoor furniture and between the two there is a limited amount of crossover. Outdoor furniture is built differently than the indoor variety, and while you can always use outdoor furniture inside, the opposite is not always …

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How To Choose A Cleaning Service Company Or Private Maid

How can you be absolutely certain that your cleaning service company or private maid is trustworthy? According to Mark Rosell of The Mang Insurance Group, a national survey of insurance companies concluded that 44.6% of all theft claims are derived from domestic cleaning services. In addition, Mr. Rosell states that …

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How To Prepare For Moving And Relocating Overseas

After making the decision to relocate overseas, and after setting the date, it is time to start preparing for your move. Moving overseas requires much more than moving to another city or state, and can be quite daunting. Therefore the more you do in advance the better you adjust for …

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Friendly Pots And Pans Are Healthy Too

So many things are labeled “green” are actually quite far from being truly eco-friendly. The pots and pans labeled ‘green cookware’ are no different. This disguise is so great that many of the pots and pans are painted green and therefore are even labeled “green” or eco-friendly (type eco-friendly pots …

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Is One Actually Better Than The Other?

It is no doubt that cotton sheets are the most comfortable bed linens you can purchase. Sheets made of bamboo are becoming the new popular choice among bedding buyers. Why are these linens rising in popularity? Bamboo fabric is a temperature controller that can keep you warm during the cold …

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