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Expert Tips in Welding
Starting to weld is easier than many people think. However, as many novice and intermediate welders have discovered, mastering the skill is a lot more challenging. While there is no replacement for practice, forming some good habits and being thoughtful about your welding will help you improve your skills. These are five MIG welding tips from experts to help you master the craft.
The Benefits of LED Lighting
With concerns about utility consumption, more people are looking for ways to reduce their reliance on electricity. Instead of turning off lights through the day, consider an LED retrofit that replaces incandescent, halogen and fluorescent lighting. Take a closer look at the benefits of LED lighting.
Know How to Start Your Indoor Growing Right
Indoor gardening offers many benefits over buying seedlings from a nursery. You can start your plants when you want so you can be ready for planting dates in your area. With heirloom seeds, you can have varieties that fit your tastes. You can grow the number of plants that you choose. Although nursery seedlings are convenient, you are limited to the inventory in your area. Growing your own seedlings is often less expensive than using nursery plants. Plus, when you grow your own seedlings, you can indulge your gardening hobby even earlier and enjoy some plant therapy in the winter.
Know how Farmers work hard in the fall to Winterize and Prepare for Spring
Let’s face it…Canadian winters are arguably the harshest in the world. In parts of the northern prairies, it can get down to minus 20° for weeks on end. The ground freezes solid, even in Southern Ontario.
Growers and producers across the country generally use the time after harvest is completed to prepare for spring. Jake Leguee, a Saskatchewan farmer, and Larry Thomas, an Alberta cattleman, each have unique protocols that they follow.
How to make Rhubarb Cobbler
First, gather everything that you need for both stages of the recipe:
How to make Apple Cider & Honey Roasted Lamb Leg
Apples and cider go wonderfully with lamb. The apples break down on cooking and help thicken the sauce. Olive oil and honey give the lamb an exquisite taste. Particularly good recipe to enjoy at a formal gathering during the fall or casually with your friends and family!
How to make Jalapeño 'n' Cheese Cornbread Waffle Burgers?
First, gather everything that you need for both stages of the recipe:
How to Grow Container Gardening on Balconies, Decks and other small spaces?
Not only are potatoes one of the easiest crops to grow in containers, there are also benefits to doing so over traditional gardening methods. These include fewer pests, earlier harvests, the added flavor of fresh new potatoes, and the growing fun that containers provide.
Know how to stack the odds. Protect your place against wildfire
Fire can strike any time, but a wildfire is a particularly ugly threat – it’s beyond your control and comes with very little warning. The risk is growing, with higher temperatures, easier access and more people living and playing in forested areas and farmland. But you can mitigate the risk of losing your home and other buildings.
How to Make your own Kombucha
Kombucha is centuries-old drink that is gaining popularity across Canada. But what is it? Kombucha is a fermented tea drink that is brewed around the world, at home and commercially. Using tea as a base, a scoby (symbiotic culture of bacteria and yeast) and flavouring ingredients are added, such as fruit, which also help feed the live bacteria and yeast.
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