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How To Replace Filing Cabinet Locks

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Even in an electronic age, filing cabinets are still used to store important documents. When the locks get damaged or you lose a key, you do not have to throw the whole cabinet away. It is also a good idea to replace filing cabinet locks every so often for security reasons. Here are some tips on replacing filing cabinet locks. Tools you need for this project include a screw driver, needle-nose pliers, drill, wrench, goggles, and replacement lock.…

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How To Seal Granite Tiles

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There are many tiles that require virtually no maintenance. Ceramic tiles, for instance, never need to be sealed because they are waterproof. They are made with a thin glaze that protects the tile from scratches and water damage. However, many people do not like the shiny look of ceramic tiles. If you prefer the more muted, Earthy look of natural stones, you should consider investing in granite tiles. This article will explain how to seal the grout and tile, so you granite tile floors can look great and last a long time.…

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Green Roof Battles: Slate Vs. Cedar

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The quest to live life in an environmentally friendly way should begin at home. By trying to use natural resources in a home, you can reduce your energy consumption and help to conserve earth’s resources, but how do you choose between natural materials? Making such a close requires a close look at the facts:  Where Do They Come From? The more there is processing involved in making a product, the worse impact it has on the environment.…

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