Tools That Any Homeowner Should Have In Their Garage

No matter who you are, what gender you are, what your DIY ability is, there’s no escaping the fact that a good stock of tools can help you out of any DIY mishap. You never know when your leaky plumbing is going to burst, or your dining table is going to need to undergo refurbishment. Why pay a professional to do this? There are a multitude of home tools you can purchase yourself to apply your own elbow grease to these problems and save yourself money. It’s always good form to have them stocked in your garage, in a cool dry place, where children ... [read more]

Cybersecurity Tips Everyone Should Follow

With the recent global cyber-attack, cybersecurity is on everyone’s minds, from the richest business tycoons to people who just want to keep their family’s information safe. While you may not have many assets that are particularly tempting to hackers, it’s still very important for consumers to make sure their digital walls are secure. Here, we’ll list some of the crucial cybersecurity tips everyone should follow… Look at your Digital Footprint Like everyone else, your digital footprint is huge, and can never be erased. Sure, there are ... [read more]

Don’t DIY: Repairs That Should Be Left To The Experts

DIY is a useful skill to have; you can save money on simple repairs, teach your kids to be self-sufficient, and you can keep your house in good condition for a low fee. However, there is a reason that plumbers, electricians, and other professionals haven’t gone out of business. There are some repairs that are too dangerous for you to do yourself, and attempting to tackle anything too complicated could result in further damage, and an even bigger bill to have your handiwork redone properly. Worse, you could seriously injure yourself, and the ... [read more]

9 Extreme Sports Made Better By Buddying Up

Doing something sporty by yourself can be good. But as with most experiences, they’re better shared. This applies to extreme sports more than anything else. Going out and taking risks by yourself might be a lot of fun, but it’s far better when you’ve got somebody to talk to afterward when the adrenaline is pumping. Here are some extreme sports that are better done in twos. Skiing If you’ve ever been skiing, you’ll know that it can be a nerve-wracking and dangerous experience. Often, you’re on a narrow piste with sheer drops either side ... [read more]

Is Your Home As Safe For Your Family As You Think?

When you’ve got young children at home (or will have little children at home), then the home that you normally didn’t give a second thought to, looks like a complete danger zone. There are so many new things that you see as hazards, the minute you become a parent. And as soon as your baby starts to roll over and crawl, the more real the hazards become. So, it will mean time to baby-proof your home to make sure that it is a healthy and safe place. The thing is, no matter how much you baby proof, the chances are that you will still miss ... [read more]

Online Lenders – Benefits of Applying for Loans Online

Getting a loan in the past usually involved dressing up and going to your nearest bank to ask for money. The internet has rapidly evolved into a platform that has made the process simpler. Online loans are accessible for everyone and help consumers overcome the challenges of loan applications. There are various sites that provide loans and ease the borrowing system. Online loans continue to gain popularity as more services make it possible for individuals to access substantial amounts of money. Offering credit products online is an effective ... [read more]

Get Fixin’! What Needs To Be In Every Man’s Toolbox

It’s about the art of being manly, isn’t it? Fixing a car is one of the manliest things you can do, right after rushing into a burning building to save a child while staying to play dollies with them afterward! Yet most of us don’t know the basics. We all are happy to drop a wad of notes at our mechanic for something as simple as tightening a bunch of screws. But listen up a lot of issues can be done if you have the right toolbox and instruction manual. And here are some of the tools you need to get your wheels up to speed. Wrenches These ... [read more]

Come Home With Me By Cam’Ron Released 15 Years Ago

Killa Cam released Come Home With Me 15 years ago today. It was the only album he released through Roc-A-Fella Records. It featured Jay-Z, DJ Kay Slay, Juelz Santana, Daz Dillinger, Jim Jones, Beanie Sigel and Memphis Bleek. The album debuted #2 and sold over 225,000 copies in the opening week of its release. It eventually went on to go platinum, meaning it sold over a million copies. The huge single from the album was Oh Boy that featured Juelz Santana and was also remixed by Mariah Carey. Success continued as they released Hey Ma, which was ... [read more]

8 Tips to Extend Your Gadgets’ Life

Most of us are familiar with this problem: a couple of months after buying a new gadget, it starts to work a lot slower, turning off from time to time for no apparent reason. Quite often it’s our own fault. That’s why we came up with a list of tips for you, by following which, you’ll be able to extend the life of your smartphone and laptop. 1) Clean your notebook regularly Over time, your laptop’s performance becomes slower, the device starts to heat up quickly, making noise, and dust and small debris settle on its motherboard. To avoid ... [read more]

5 Home Building Styles You’ve Probably Never Considered Before

If you are looking to move to a new house or change the way in which you live, why stick to the beaten path? There are so many great and unconventional living options out there. You don’t need to be conventional or to play by the rule book. To give you an idea of what I mean, here are 5 types of home building styles that you have probably never considered before. But you should consider them now. Log Cabins Log cabins are not just for people who want to live in the forest. They are good for rural settings, but they are more functional ... [read more]