Chicago-American Craft Beer Week events – Saturday, May 21

Again, a lot of these events may be restricted to those of those holding Chicago Craft Beer Week passports. The passports are listed as available for $10 at participating venues. But some places just might hand one out for free, if you know how to work good beer karma. Celebrate Hyde Park Beer GardenKimbark Beverage … Read more

Montana’s huckleberry industry.

Big Sky Country, the home of cowboys, fly fishermen, and Grizzly bears – and more recently of accused Unabomber Ted Kaczynski and various antigovernment militia groups – has another claim to fame: the Montana western Montana For the college, see University of Montana – Western.

Western Montana is the western region of the state of Montana, United States. Western Montana is usually considered to be administered by the Missoulian, and the city of Missoula; Billings  and northern Idaho and have become quite the craze.

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Slate: Seven Surprising Facts!

Many people consider slate for use in their building or remodeling projects. It is an attractive and highly desirable material for many applications. But you may be surprised to learn these seven surprising facts about slate. 1. Slate is a type of rock formed when shale (made of clay minerals) is compressed extensively and exposed … Read more

Best Kept Secrets of Cape Cod, MA: Our Family Shares a Few

The sound of crashing waves, the smell of salty air, and the plaintive call of a gull all conjure up special memories for me that can be simply summed up: The Cape.  Every summer growing up, we’d eagerly look forward to our two week Cape Cod beach vacation.  The nature of those Cape vacations has … Read more

HOW TO MAKE A VISION BOARD TO HELP YOU GO GREEN – PLUS ECOFRIENDLY TIPS!

Okay, now here is the surprise– all vision boards are really green and eco-friendly because they are really recycling magazines One of the most eco-friendly ways to celebrate Earth Day with your family, office mates and school class is to create a Vision Board. REMIX: RECYCLING MAGAZINES & OTHER PRINT MATERIALS Be assured by creating … Read more

Fishing Decor – Manly yes – but Women like it too

Most might think that fishing décor is only for little cabins in the woods, but this style of decorating can actually work well in any home. For the avid fisherman who also enjoys a bit of nostalgia, this is the perfect décor for a den or a game room. Some items may be stock full … Read more

How to Build a Cinder Block or Concrete Block Retaining Wall

There was a time when cinder block retaining walls were all the rage. That was during post-war American building boom fifty years ago. Times have changed, and now these utilitarian walls more typically adorn commercial sites. Somewhere in between, the use of once-popular cinder block lost ground to the more contemporary “concrete block.” With the … Read more

Artificial Grass Cost – 8 Easy Steps to Follow Before You Buy

Follow these 8 easy steps and your project will go off without a hitch! Grab a pen and pad of paper so you can take a few notes and write your thoughts down while we guide you through capturing the vision of your new, low maintenance dream lawn, landscape or putting green. 1.What does the … Read more

Setting Up Work For A CNC Machine

So you want to set up work for use on a cnc machine? Well there are some important steps to go to when setting up your work for a cnc machine. Below I will give you some steps on setting up everything and some of the common mistakes people make when doing so: 1. Decide … Read more

Houston Concrete Patios

via Concrete has been given new life in the last 10-15 years It has become a viable aesthetic, especially in contemporary and urban designs Concrete has been given new life in the last 10-15 years. It has become a viable aesthetic, especially in contemporary and urban designs. Nature gives concrete its appeal?the qualities of durability … Read more