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How to restore your car's black trim the right way

Along with headlight lenses, black trim is about the most frail part of the modern car. Do they design these parts to go bad? It seems like it, but it's the curse of living near a giant UV-radiating orb. Here's the right way to fight back against your car turning one shade of gray.<p>1. Restore the …

Cleaning

Outdoor Pallet Bar - Free Plans and DIY - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Pallet Furniture Plans That Show Us The Fun Part Of Recycling ← Back to article<p>Pallet Furniture Plans That Show Us The Fun Part Of Recycling<p>Outdoor …

DIY planter made from pallets - free plans and video - Home Decorating Trends - Homedit

Pallet Furniture Plans That Show Us The Fun Part Of Recycling ← Back to article<p>Pallet Furniture Plans That Show Us The Fun Part Of Recycling<p>DIY …

32 Genius Gadgets Under $40 On Amazon That Are Basically Out Of A Black Mirror Episode

<i>Black Mirror</i> is science fiction, but sometimes it hits pretty close to home — and today’s modern world is actually filled with high-tech devices that …

40 Easy and Fun DIY Outdoor Furniture Projects

As the weather gets better and better outside, it’s time to build something for your backyard, garden or patio. And since we’re all about DIY crafts …

The 56 Most Brilliant PVC Hacks You’ve Ever Seen

What can’t you do with PVC pipe? Here are 56 incredibly smart (and cheap!) ways to use this do-it-all material around your home and workshop.<p>Keep …

DIY

How to port your landline number to Google Voice

Still hanging onto your home phone? Worse, still paying for it?<p>I suspect this is pretty common. It's a hassle to give up a landline, if only because that number you've had for so many years is "on file" at so many places. It's your <i>home number</i> -- and you need to keep that, right?<p>The number, yes. But …

Google Voice

10 Ways to Keep Pests Out of Your Garden Without Using a Drop of Toxic Pesticide

Pesticides are the only toxic substances we intentionally release into our environment in order to kill living things.<p>The chemicals don’t just harm …

You Can Open Your Own Chick-fil-A With Very Little Money Upfront. Here's How

Chick-fil-A gets more than 20,000 inquiries from franchisee candidates every year.<p>Chick-fil-A is among the most successful fast-food chains in the …

40 Things You Should Know About a Home By Age 40

Home repair is learned over time<p>Even if a power outage stops your well pump or the city water supply, you can still flush the toilet. Dump a couple …

Home Improvement

Here are 300 free Ivy League university courses you can take online right now

The eight Ivy League schools are among the most prestigious colleges in the world. They include Brown, Harvard, Cornell, Princeton, Dartmouth, Yale, and Columbia universities, and the University of Pennsylvania.<p>All eight schools place in the top fifteen of the US News and World Report 2017 national …

Online Education

3 Ways to Ensure Your Emails Get Responses, Not Silence

Use these three steps to write the kinds of calls to action that make people excited to respond to your emails<p>So you've invested time in researching your prospective customers, writing an email that addresses their problems, and making sure to include an enticing subject line and lots of benefits …

Customers

Project Management Software Is Evolving: Here's Why

Project management software is undergoing a significant change thanks to new technology and new demands.<p>Project management software isn't exactly new. Depending on how you count them, the earliest project management structures date back to the Harmonograms of 1896. So today, with dozens of …

Project Management

Why Hire a Patent Lawyer: How They Work and What They Do

When Do I Need a Patent Lawyer?<p>Updated April 04, 2018<p>You have a great idea for a product and you want to patent it. You may have read that you can …

U.S. Patent and Trademark Office

The Top 10 CRM Companies for Business Owners

The market has become flooded with customer relationship management (CRM) solutions, making it incredibly difficult to narrow the field enough to find the right CRM software for your needs. If you have a good idea of what you’re looking for, however, the sheer number of options can be beneficial, …

Moving? Here's 28 Tips For Making It Waaaaay Easier

Bookmark this and save yourself a world of stress.<p>20 Brilliant Tips For Furnishing A Small Living Space<p>16 Tiny Home Improvement Hacks That Actually Make A Big Difference<p><i>This post was translated from German.</i>

You're the Boss: Insurance Concerns for Small Retail Employers

CHICAGO, March 18, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- CNA understands that trustworthy, dependable employees are crucial to small business' success. While we want to believe that all our employees are honest and respectful, it's also important to guard against any problems that can be posed by those who are …

Expert Advice: How to Fold a Fitted Sheet, Step by Step

No doubt about it, when it comes to domestic efficiencies the fitted sheet is a dream invention. Yet, too often it’s an absolutely nightmare to fold. …

4 Questions Great Managers Ask Their Employees Every Week

The prerequisite for setting the stage for these questions to be asked (and answered) is transparency. Therein lies the problem for most bosses.<p>Readers of my column in management roles will often write to me asking about what they can do to improve their relationships with employees. It's not that …

Employee Engagement

20 Shockingly Useful Amazon Items Under $20

Some of them WAY under.<p>Amidst all the knockoff smartwatches and suspiciously cheap bulk batches of condoms, there are some seriously great deals on …

How to build muscle as age tears it down

<b>(CNN) —</b> If you are in your 40s or 50s, chances are that you are starting to notice some changes in your body, including muscle loss and diminishing strength, even if you exercise fairly regularly.<p>Reduced levels of physical activity, increases in sedentary behavior and doing less intense exercise …

Muscle

This Software Works Just as Accurately as Your Lawyer--Only 200 Times Faster

Artificial intelligence startup LawGeex put its software up against a group of lawyers. The results were pretty eye-opening.<p>Watch out, attorneys. The bots are coming--and they're getting good at your job.<p>For some lawyers, contract review takes up a huge chunk of time and it can be extremely tedious.<p>…

Artificial Intelligence

How to Start an Online Business in 10 Simple Steps

Eager to start an online business or start a new blog, but not sure where to start? With improving technology, including excellent online tools and …

Small Business

Warning: You'll Probably Quit the Gym After Doing This At-Home Workout — It's That Good

You don't need a gym membership [1], fancy studio, or even a lot of time to get in shape. What you do need is a solid workout and dedication. We'll provide the workout, you just need to give it your all. This short and sweet circuit targets every single muscle in the body and gets your heart rate …

This Web App Files Your Divorce Papers For You

No matter how amicable it is, divorce is hard — and expensive. Deciding to get divorced is a huge decision that’s immediately followed by another big …

I haven't thought about rooting an Android phone in years — and you shouldn't either

From 2010 through 2012, my HTC Evo 4G, T-Mobile G2 and Galaxy Nexus saw more ROMs flashed on them than I could ever count. I was trying new …

20 Businesses You Can Start for Less Than $20

TaskRabbit and Lyft are good ideas, but that's just the tip of the iceberg.<p>Whoever coined the phrase "You have to spend money to make money," probably had more than $20 in mind. Yet in today's business landscape, it's entirely possible to start your own company with a little help from President …

Small Business

Want to Work From Home? 11 Current Job Opportunities, From Amazon to Xerox (Ranked in Order of Estimated Annual Pay)

Working from home can be great. But first, maybe you need a job that actually pays real money.<p>A Stanford University economics professor reports that people who work from home are happier and more successful than their colleagues who work in an office.<p>It makes sense, but it means you either need to …

Employment

How to Successfully Grow Cilantro: A Field Guide to Planting, Care, and Design on Gardenista

Plants & Seeds<p>Gardening 101: Cilantro<p>by Laura Boyle<p>Organic Gardening<p>Everything You Need to Know About Edible Gardens<p>by Michelle Slatalla<p>Vegetables<p>Ask …

How I Increased My LinkedIn Views By 10x Almost Immediately

And the numbers keep climbing<p>For almost as long as I've been writing on the internet, I've been sharing my posts on LinkedIn. To be honest, I did so because it was easy. I just clicked on the little button above and that was that. I never expected many people to see what I wrote, because each …

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