Many uses for baking soda. While doing research for this article, we were amazed at the number of uses for baking soda. When one looks back in history, before we had such a huge array of different cleaning products, baking soda was one of the items most frequently used. It worked great, it was economical and best of all it was safe to use. In fact, Grandma had hundreds of uses for baking soda,we have collected some of the most popular ones. They are time tested and they work. If you have additional tips involving uses for baking soda, add them at "Submit A Tip," and we add them to this list. 1. 2. 3. 4. 5. 6. 7. 8. 9. 10. 11. 12. 13. 14. 15. 16. 17. 18. 19. 20. 21. 22. 23. 24. 25. 26. 27. 28. 29. 31. 32.Sprinkle soda in tennis shoes, socks, boots and slippers to eliminate odor. 33. 34. 35. 36. 37. 38. 39. 40. 41. 42. 43. 44. 45. 46. 48. 49. 50. 51. 52. 53. 54. 55. 56.For sunburn use a paste of baking soda and water it will help relive the burning and will help you from peeling as bad. Check out these great sections
Space saving apartment gives a lot from a little If you don’t have a lot of space then you have to make the most of what you have. An apartment in Paris offers little by way of space, but thanks to innovative design and planning it actually does offer quite a lot. The room in the apartment manages to pack in all the facilities you would expect from a full sized apartment despite the fact that it is just 8 square meters. This space saving apartment gives a lot from a little. [Image Courtesy of Fabienne Delayfray] Kitoko Studio transformed what was once the room of a maid in a building from the Haussmann period into an apartment. A staircase can be pulled out of the storage cupboard not just to access the bed above but also provide storage space within the cupboard. A table/worktop is also hidden in the cupboard under the bed compartment, with two stools hidden in the table which can be taken out to be used and then slid away again so as not to take up floor space. Via [Kitoko Studio] Google+
Sell Your Crap, Pay Off Your Debt, And Do What You Love! This Makes It All Possible! There’s something strange happening around the globe… but it’s awesome! Lifestyles and needs are changing, and consequently, our houses are shrinking. The tiny house movement has blown up in the past few years, shifting the traditional North American housing models towards a more practical, finance-friendly blueprint. The movement is garnering attention from people fed up with the current consumerist/utility-based lifestyle which has placed millions of people in debt. Now, the idea of living your dream is no longer a cliché. The typical American home is around 2600 square feet, while the typical small or tiny house is around 100-400 square feet. “A tiny house is any house in which all the space is being used well,” he says. This means that if two people lived in a 300 square foot pad and could call it a tiny house, then 8 people living in a 2000 square foot house could boast the same title. One of the great features of a tiny house is that you can basically create what you want.
Things My Father didn’t Teach Me, How to tie a Tie this isn't happiness.™ ABOUT ARCHIVE FOLLOW Facebook Twitter Instagram Google+ Ads Via The Deck Things My Father didn’t Teach Me, How to tie a Tie share it 3,740 notes 27 Lifehacks For Your Tiny Kitchen 96 Sq. Foot Finnish Micro-Cabin Built Small To Forego Permits © Robin Falck The image of a secluded cabin in the woods recalls the simple, idealistic idyll of Henry David Thoreau's Walden, free of the impositions of society. This beautiful micro-cabin, built beside a lake in Finland, was constructed to go under the radar of Finnish building regulations, which require one to get a permit for anything that is larger than 96 to 128 square feet, depending on the district. Anticipating a one-year stint in the military, owner Robin Falck decided to design a cabin that wouldn't require getting tangled in bureaucratic red tape. Built with a 50 square foot loft above for sleeping and storage, and a ground floor lounge/living area and kitchen and bathroom, the house is designed to maximize the allowed area, plus boosting the capacity for great acoustics and natural daylighting. On Tiny House Listings, he talks about his cabin, which he has dubbed "Nido" (or "bird's nest" in Italian): Winter of 2009/2010 I spent designing and planning the house. © Robin Falck
Keyboard Shortcuts for Windows - The solution Whether you are working with General Folder, Word, Excel, PowerPoint or Internet Explorer and Media Player, all the shortcuts are provided in this article. The use of a Windows operating system can be made easier and quicker with the use of keyboard shortcuts and combinations of various keys. This article explains the shortcuts used for different applications such as Microsoft Word, Excel and PowerPoint. Although many shortcuts are already well known, this article also provides an insight into those that are less commonly used. Needless to say, keyboard shortcuts reduce the time and effort of using the mouse while working. This article lists the most common shortcuts used in a Windows operating system. Windows system In a General Folder and text programs In a General Folder For a selected item in a folder For Microsoft Word For Microsoft Excel For Microsoft PowerPoint For Internet Explorer For Windows Media Player See also In the same category Knowledge communities.
LE1 420 Sq. Ft. Transforming NYC Micro Apartment For Sale on August 21, 2014 Graham Hill, founder of Tree Hugger and now founder of Life Edited is selling his 420 sq. ft. transforming NYC micro apartment called the LE1. You might remember my original post on it way back. If you haven’t seen this apartment in action before, I think you’re in for a real treat. Either way I mostly wanted to show it off to you so you can see what’s really possible in small space when you have money to spare and the creative willingness to step outside of the box. Images: Matthew Williams for LifeEdited & Corcoran Video Tour with Graham Hill (Owner/Builder) and Leah Solomon (Listing Agent) Asking price? Most Notable Features of this Apartment Can seat up to 12 people for dinner thanks to genius furniture.Has the functionality of an apartment that’s twice it’s size.Can accommodate two overnight guests.Has more built in storage than you might think.You can watch movies with the projection home theater system. About LifeEdited, Graham Hill, and this Apartment Resources
20+ Tiny Homes That Make The Most Of A Little Space | Bored Panda Small and efficient homes, whether in the city, out in the country or even on the road, are becoming more and more popular. Interior design innovations are helping more and more people realize that, sometimes, less can be more! As more people move into cities (and tiny apartments), efficient interior design has been driven by necessity, but many have been applying these clever and inspiring innovations to create comfortable and tiny homes elsewhere as well. The environmentally-minded love them for their efficiency (low heating and lighting costs). In some cases, like with the story of Jenna and Guillaume, these tiny houses can even be pulled across the country on wheels! Show 14 more Add Image Drag Image Select File Rules: 1) no ugly watermarks 2) no borders 3) no low quality images Ooops!
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20 Smart Micro House Design Ideas That Maximize Space There seems to be a trend lately in building tiny, micro houses. It’s basically all about finding a way to include as many things and functions into as little space as possible. There are some very inspiring designs out there and we made it our mission to find them. Here’s what we came up with. 14 sqm tiny cottage. This tiny cottage is located in Lauttasaari, Finland and it has a total surface of 14 square meters. The 4-person cottage was built for a family just 2 kilometers from their residence. Rustic backyard micro house. Most micro houses are built in the back yard of an already existing residence. Ufogel. Sometimes tiny, compact structures are built for other purposes than personal use. Minim house. This is the Minim House, a 235 square foot cottage designed by Foundry Architects and Minim Homes. Vina’s house. Because of their reduced dimensions, tiny houses such as the ones presented here could very well be mobile. The $200 Microhouse. Innermost House – 12 feet square. Vacation home.
7 Prefab Eco-Houses You Can Order Today Ever since the early days of the 20th century, when Americans started buying kit bungalows and farmhouses from the Sears Roebuck catalog, the lure of instant housing has been huge. But in recent decades, “prefab” got a bad name, associated with shoddy construction, cookie-cutter design, and cheap, synthetic, environmentally questionable materials. Now it’s time to forget all that and say hello to the rapidly growing world of prefab and modular green homes, one where you can pick a LEED platinum or zero-energy house off a website and have it installed on your lot of choice in a matter of months. If this sounds appealing, you’re in good company. RELATED: 3 Tiny Houses That Let You Live Green—and off the Grid One reason: Offsite construction has considerable advantages in reduced waste, build speed, and quality control. (Photo: Blu Homes) 1. At the luxe end of the spectrum is Blu Homes, darling of the Sunset, Fast Company, and Wired magazine crowd. (Photo: IdeaBox) 2. (Photo: Method Homes) 3.
Audio Chem The following links take you to PowerPoint-like presentations that include an audio narration of each section of the chemistry-first version of An Introduction to Chemistry by Mark Bishop. Chemistry-First Chapters | 1 | 2 | 3 | 4 | 5 | 6 | 7 | 8 | 9 | 10 | 11 | 12 | 13 | 14 | 15 | 16 | 17 | 18 Chapter 1: An Introduction to Chemistry Section 1.1: An Introduction to Chemistry Section 1.2: Suggestions for Studying Chemistry Section 1.3: The Scientific Method Section 1.4: Measurement and Units Section 1.5: Reporting Values from Measurements Chapter 2: The Structure of Matter and the Chemical Elements Section 2.1: Solids, Liquids, and Gases Section 2.2: The Chemical Elements Section 2.3: The Periodic Table of the Elements Section 2.4: The Structure of the Elements Section 2.5: Common Elements Chapter 3: Chemical Compounds Section 3.1: Classification of Matter Section 3.2: Compounds and Chemical Bonds Section 3.3: Molecular Compounds Section 3.4: Naming Binary Covalent Compounds Section 3.5: Ionic Compounds