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[SOLVED] Neighbors’ Bedroom Activities Shaking my Bed

I live in a townhome and, recently, I’ve noticed my bed shaking at night, waking me up. I realized it’s my next door neighbors, whose bedroom is right next to mine. The activity there goes through the floor and shakes my bed. The solution I found works well and virtually takes away the shaking. I […]

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What is the Best Air Filter for Wildfire Smoke?

What air purifier is best for wildfire smoke? HEPA (high efficiency particulate air) filters are the way to get the most wildfire smoke out of the air in your home. Make sure to use an air filtration system powerful enough to cover the square footage of the room you’re using it in or it really […]

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Cascade Dishwasher Detergent Problems

Cascade Problems? From what we understand, Cascade has had to change their formula so that there are no phosphates. This is not by their choice as we see it but by laws being passed by individual states. The laws aim to keep phosphates out of anything that ends up in the waste water or any […]

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Is it “Etc.” or “Ect.” When Writing Et Cetera

The words, et cetera is a Latin phrase that means “and so forth” or “and other similar things” but people seem to write the abbreviation wrong sometimes. The correct way to abbreviate et cetera is “etc.” and it’s easy to remember because you can just take the first 3 letters: et cetera. It’s not “ec […]

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What to Do When You Lose Your Dog or Find One

You Lost Your Dog… Don’t Panic! If your dog ran away or if you lost your friend’s dog, the chances of finding a lost dog are actually pretty good, so don’t worry. Very often, a lost dog can find its way home, so wait outside for a good hour or two and wait for the […]

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Do You Get Starbucks Rewards for Buying K Cups?

Yes, you do. Rewards members can go to starbucks-stars.com to connect their account to start uploading receipts for K Cup purchases from grocery stores and earn stars. Your stars show up in your account in 3 days. You can email, text, or scan your receipt within 60 days of purchase. Here are the steps: Shop: […]

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How to Upgrade a MacBook to an SSD Drive

Wow, I wish I had done this a long time ago, my MacBook is screaming fast now! This is how a computer should run. Upgrading to a solid state drive (SSD) makes a huge difference and really anyone can do it. I’ll show you how. The upgrade was about $430 since I went with the […]

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An Easy Way to Remember When to Use “Its” or “It’s”

Once you know this easy and simple rule, you start seeing it wrong all over the place. It’s kind of amazing. And let’s not forget that English is a bit confusing and one of the more difficult languages to learn because of all the rules. Just remember that “it’s” always means “it is” and that’ll […]

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Samsung TV Restart Problem – Fixed!

Samsung TV Restarts Itself Fixed for Less Than $6! I was having a problem with my Samsung TV. It was working fine, then it started acting weird. I’d start it up and there would be a blank screen. Then it would keep restarting and take a long time to really start up. I found that […]

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Honda Radio Code – SOLVED!

How Do I Get the Radio Code for My Honda? If you reset your car by disconnecting the power, your radio may be asking for a code to enter. This is done to help prevent radio theft. To find the code, look for a sticker in the glove compartment with numbers on it. There’s your […]

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The Best Life Jacket for Your Dog

Many dog life jackets come with an easy grab strap that can make it very simple to grab your floundering dog as soon as you see them flounder. This strap could be the difference between life and death.

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800 Service Keeps Calling

800 Phone Number Keeps Calling Me What are “800 Service” phone calls? They are most likely telemarketers calling you. They have phone systems where they dial a bunch of numbers at once and the first one to pick up gets the telemarketer. If you pick up and nobody is there, that means they’re talking with […]

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16 Employee Holiday Gift Ideas Under $20

Employee Recognition Gifts Are a Necessity Corporate Gift Ideas Under $20 – Many Are Shippable It’s customary for employers to give out gifts to their employees at the end of the year or for a Christmas / holiday gift or even for a Thanksgiving gift. There’s not a lot of money to spend these days […]

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How to Turn off a Smoke Alarm

Kidde 1276 / I12060 / i9010 Chirping I moved into a condo a while back and it has 5 Kidde 1276 smoke alarms linked together (the Kidde I12060 is the replacement model). I guess the benefit is that if one goes off, the others will and everyone in my unit knows about it. Well, it’s […]

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The Ease of Cooking with Egg Rings

Egg rings are circular steel rings (duh), usually constructed from a non stick surface that allow you, the chef, to keep your eggs in perfect form while you cook. Fry them, scramble them, make an egg sandwich.

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