Aleksandr Biyevetskiy

1,313 Flips | 33 Magazines | 342 Likes | 22 Following | 168 Followers | @AleksandrBi1ji8 | I am a home improvement tech entrepreneur, a competitive ballroom dancer, a digital marketing consultant, and a former physical fitness champion in the US Army Infantry company.

Trump to Announce New Tariffs on $200 Billion in Chinese Imports

The plan puts at risk high-level trade talks between the U.S. and China set for this month<p>The Trump administration plans to announce within days new tariffs on as much as $200 billion in Chinese goods, further pressuring Beijing before high-level, U.S.-China talks set for later this month, say …

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New Driveway Site Plans, Permits, Easements, Costs and Planning Steps

Planning a new driveway is a more complex project than many homeowners expect.<p>New Driveway Construction Site Plan example via Calvino Architects<p>This …

UPDATE: Are Tesla Model 3 Rear Bumpers Falling Off In The Rain?

There’s probably a better explanation.<b>***UPDATE:</b> A Tesla spokesperson responded to our request for information regarding this situation. We’ve …

10 Steps to Planning a Successful Home Construction Project

Building a home, even if you never swing a hammer, is a daunting task. But like a journey of a thousand miles, it begins with a single step.<p>In fact, …

10 Small Home Projects That Pay Off Big

The home-improvement boom shows no signs of slowing. Half of homeowners recently polled by Houzz.com, a design and remodeling site, say they plan to …

The ex-Tesla employee Elon Musk called a 'horrible human being' just slapped the company with a countersuit alleging defamation

Martin Tripp, a former process technician at Tesla who says he made $28 an hour, filed a countersuit against the company on Tuesday.<p>Tripp, 40, alleges that Tesla is not living up to its mission to improve the environment and instead is generating "large quantities of waste and 'scrap' vehicle parts …

Water Well Drilling: Site Plans and Permits - What to Expect?

This guide will walk you through getting the necessary approvals and drafting a site plan for obtaining a permit to drill a well.<p>Residential Well …

The emotionally intelligent way to resolve disagreements faster

Unpacking the counterintuitive psychology behind conflict resolution.<p>Imagine you run a tech startup. Cash is tight, but you can’t afford to enter the market with a product that doesn’t live up to its promises. And right now, it’s clear that your engineers aren’t focusing enough on the …

Roof Shingle Colors - How to Pick the Best Asphalt Shingle Color for your Home?

The roof accounts for as much as 25 to 40 percent of your home’s visible exterior and plays a key role in how your home is perceived from the …

Home Sales Extend Slump Despite Economic Strength

Existing-home sales slipped 0.6% in June from the previous month<p>Home sales slumped in the second quarter despite what was likely the strongest period for U.S. growth in years, the latest sign that the economic expansion faces headwinds.<p>Existing-home sales slipped 0.6% in June from the previous …

Your Tesla Model 3 is finally ready. Bad news: It may take weeks to get it serviced

As Tesla ramps up its Fremont, Calif., factory to escape what Elon Musk called “production hell” with its new Model 3 electric sedan, some customers are enduring their own state of suffering trying to get Teslas serviced.<p>Parts shortages, long repair delays and problems getting through on customer …

Geothermal Heating and Cooling Cost 2018: Pros & Cons, Comparisons

Growth in the geothermal heating and cooling market averages 12% annually, as demand continues to rise for highly efficient HVAC systems leveraging …

Window Replacement Cost 2018: Double-Pane Vinyl vs. Wood Windows

If you happen to live in an older house, chances are you’ve experienced first-hand those annoying and unpleasant cold air drafts and discomfort …

Rendered Site Plan Cost: Licensed Survey vs. Online Plot Plan

A site plan is also called a plot plan or conceptual plan. It provides a view from above to show proposed initial or additional development to a …

Breakingviews - Elon Musk outburst puts Tesla board on the spot

NEW YORK (Reuters Breakingviews) - Elon Musk has put the board of Tesla on the spot. The $52 billion electric-car maker’s chief executive on Sunday sent a tweet suggesting, without evidence, that one of the men involved in rescuing 12 Thai boys and their soccer coach from flooded caves was a …

The Pros and Cons of Metal Roofing

If the time has come to get a new roof for your home, you might like to consider the option of metal roofing. This important improvement project is …

Should Tesla Actually Fire Elon Musk?

In a since-deleted post on Twitter (TWTR) , Tesla Inc. (TSLA) CEO Elon Musk made some rather disparaging remarks regarding a British cave diver who …

Thai cave rescuer considers suing Elon Musk over deleted ‘pedo’ tweets

It has been six days since a dozen boys were rescued from a flooded cave in Thailand, and six days since Elon Musk has been wandering in a Twitter labyrinth of his own making.<p>The Silicon Valley engineer and billionaire was briefly seen in Thailand last week, hauling a miniature submarine to the …

Elon Musk Calls Diver in Thai Rescue a Pedophile

Tesla CEO Elon Musk on Twitter this morning accused British diver Vern Unsworth of being a pedophile, after Unsworth criticized Musk’s proposal to …

How do we know if content marketing works? Content Consumption!

Bouncers: Didn’t stay on the page long enough to read it and didn’t scroll to the end of the content.<p>Skimmers: Scrolled to the end of the content, …

Top 12 Things to Include in your Plot Plan

Plot plans are used for zoning, permitting, marketing, real estate transactions, and informational purposes, and details included in a plot plan will …

9 Repair Requests Home Buyers Should Not Ask of Sellers

Choose your battles wisely, or you could lose the home of your dreams.<p>As long as there isn’t an underlying, more-serious problem causing the issue, …

How to Pitch Your Business, Product or Idea to Industry Experts

I say no to almost all of the pitches that come my way, but the few "yeses" really stand out.<p>Opinions expressed by <i>Entrepreneur</i> contributors are their own.<p>Whenever its possible, I tell first-time entrepreneurs to bootstrap their own business ideas. If you want to be an entrepreneur, create something …

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Will Tesla Be 'Tripp'ed' Up By A Whistleblower?

The Tesla whistleblower scandal intensified Wednesday with reports that Martin Tripp’s counsel, Meissner and Associates, had filed a claim on his behalf with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Other news outlets have done an excellent job of reporting on Tripp’s accusations, but my focus is on …

Don't Believe Your Own B.S.

<i>By Pete Flint, Managing Partner, NFX</i><p>In Silicon Valley, we worship the idea of superpowers — and for good reason. When you meet an outstanding Founder …

Pros & Cons of Atlas Shingles – Costs – Unbiased Atlas Roofing Reviews

Atlas is a top-five roofing shingle brand in ratings from pros and homeowners. Atlas shingles are a good value, which we define as reasonable price …

Crypto mining system to see short-term order surge because of flooding in China, says report

Graphics cards and ASIC mining systems are expected to see a short-term surge in orders from the cryptocurrency mining sector as Sichuan province, …

Pros & Cons of IKO Shingles – Costs – Unbiased IKO Roofing Reviews

IKO asphalt shingles enjoy moderate sales volume across the US and have been one of Canada’s top brands. Most IKO shingles are sold directly to …

Best Types of House Siding: Top Brands, Costs, Pros & Cons

We’ve put together a comprehensive residential siding guide to assist you in researching your options for replacement and new construction projects. …

Elon Musk's plans for Tesla keep getting weirder and it could put the company's future at risk

I was never a big DC Comics fan as a kid growing up in the 1970s — Marvel was more my bag — and among the reasons why was "Bizarro World," the deranged alternative universe inhabited by an inverted version of Superman. It was a little too much of a stunt for my pre-teen brain to deal with.<p>Ever …

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