How To Fold Carpet Edges

During the installation of your carpeting, you may have exposed edges, such as at doorways or on staircases. In these cases, you need a way to conceal the exposed edges so that your carpet does not fray and looks professionally finished. Folding the carpet edges under is one solution to this situation. Because carpeting is … Read more

How To Freeze Brioche

Brioche is a very rich French bread, often served for breakfast or as an accompaniment to tea or coffee. The dough is very soft and delicate, lightly sweetened and rich with eggs and butter. The name is thought to derive from a French verb meaning “to pound,” a reference to the tedious process of making … Read more

How To Make An Atlas Stone Mold

Atlas stones are man-made concrete boulders used to prove human strength in strongman competitions. These stones can be heavier than 90 kg. Although the use of these stones has primitive roots in the lifting of large rocks, the modern Atlas stone is an almost perfect sphere made of concrete. You can create your own atlas … Read more

How To Print On Polyurethane

Polyurethane is a substance used in many products including footwear, insulation, adhesives and furniture. It commonly is used in a wide variety of products because it can form either a soft or hard material. One of polyurethane’s most common applications is making plastic. You can print on a plastic sheet using screen printing techniques and … Read more

How To Freeze Tiramisu

Tiramisu is an Italian dessert made from layers of soft sponge fingers, liqueurs and sweet cheese. If preparing a special dessert for a party, you can make this ahead of time, then freeze it. Freezing the tiramisu will allow the liqueur to soak into the cake and intensify the flavour. The major component of the … Read more

How To Adjust The Valves On My Triumph Spitfire

The Triumph Spitfire is a classic British sports car that requires regular tune ups and adjustments to maintain peak performance. Part of a comprehensive maintenance schedule includes routine valve adjustments every six months or 6,000 miles. A valve adjustment is a simple maintenance procedure well within the abilities of the average weekend mechanic. Spitfires are, … Read more

How To Derestrict An Electric Scooter

Before you derestrict your electric scooter, you should know that this modification will void the warranty. Derestricting your scooter is a two-part process. The first part involves disabling the capacitor discharge ignition (CDI) unit. The CDI unit electronically restricts the engine from reaching full power. You must remove a wire that sends information about the … Read more

How To Remotely Reboot Thomson Cable Modems

Electronics supplier Thomson recently changed its name to Technicolor, but the Thomson range of modems is still widely found stickered with the Thomson and Speedtouch logos. Thomson cable modems can be rebooted remotely only if the modem has a static IP, or Internet Protocol, address. Usually you need to order this address from the cable … Read more

How To Freeze Stilton Cheese

Stilton is made in Britain. Only six dairies in the world are licensed to make Stilton cheese, and they reside in the counties of Derbyshire, Leicestershire and Nottinghamshire. It is made in a way similar to its cousin, blue cheese, but no mould spores are added and it is sold at four weeks of age. … Read more

How To Move A Coin Slot Pool Table

Everyone who owns a pool table will need to move it at one point in time or another. It’s a delicate process that can be difficult to accomplish. It requires heavy lifting, taking care of fragile parts and precision levelling the table. This is especially complicated if you have a coin-operated pool table. Most people … Read more

How To Reheat A Roast And Potatoes

A roast often leaves leftovers and can be eaten several days after it was initially cooked. Flavours are often enhanced the next day as spices and ingredients can be absorbed into the meat. Preserving the original moisture can be a challenge, however. Flash reheating, often used by chefs and restaurants, is a means of reheating … Read more

How To Make A Sgian Dubh Handle

The sgian dubh (pronounced skeen-doo) is a short, sharp knife and an essential part of traditional Scottish weaponry. It’s also called the black knife. Scots men and women carried these little knives for eating, cutting rope and to use during hunting. Many men carried their sgian dubhs in the top of their hose garters in … Read more

How To Build A Model Of A Football Stadium

Stadiums are one of the signature features of the sport of football. Every week for more than four months, hundreds of thousands of people gather at these venues. Would you like to create your own replica of a stadium or design a new model? Here’s how.Design your football stadium model on paper first. If you … Read more