The basic rule of getting a replacement battery is that it should have the same voltage as the original. An 18V drill cannot run on a 12V battery. It can only run on a 18V battery. The other thing is that the physical packaging of a battery can be different from company to company. A 12V Ryobi battery may not fit into a 12V Makita cordless drill unless the battery has the right physical dimensions. So make sure the replacement battery looks the same as the old one before you order it. Also, if you are looking for a replacement battery of the same voltage rating and by the same company, know that battery technology is changing rapidly. An 18V lithium-ion battery has a different physical packaging than a NiCad 18V battery.
The NiMH battery is much friendlier to the environment than the NiCd battery. It showed up in the market after the NiCd. The two types of batteries share the same physical packaging so that you can use a NiMH replacement battery for you NiCd cordless tool. NiMH battery can hold more charges and last longer than the NiCd battery so it costs more. But if you can find a NiMH replacement battery, it is a better deal despite the higher price.
In order for you to have a smooth flow home improvement product process, it is best that you take note of the important things. If you only have limited resources, you have to do a canvass of the materials and furnishings so you can have a rough estimate of the budget. This article will talk about the basic preparations you should know when you plan to have a home addition project.
Another hint to saving money, especially if you are good with a hammer and nails, is to purchase home shed plans for a basic model. Then, you can use the skeleton of the plan to get the structure up and ready, and use your handyman skills to make additions or alterations to the original blueprints. Obviously, this works much better if you have some skills and know-how under your belt.
Using the Plastic Spatula with light pressure, thinly spread the Venetian Plaster over the surface using long and short strokes in random directions. The high spots of the orange peel texture will show through, and that’s okay because the purpose of the first three coats is to create a flat surface. Of course these underlying coats will also add beautiful dimensions to your final finish. You must wait 4 hours between coats.
Dow GREAT STUFF Insulating Foam Sealant comes with a plastic straw-like applicator that has a trigger on it. The applicator helps you get to hard-to-reach places. It also dispenses the foam into a long, thin stream for easy application.
Thinking green about home improvements not only means being environmentally friendly, but it also means taking action on your lawn. If the lawn looks horrendous with bare spots and weeds, seed and fertilize it. If it is damaged beyond repair get a new sod laid to give your home a great new look.
This is George Wilson, not to be confused with the previous Wilson Wilson. George Wilson was the next-door neighbor of Dennis the Menace. George Wilson was the classic annoyed neighbor. Dennis the Menace was always getting into something and somehow it always affected Mr. Wilson’s attitude.