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    Design Taxi website shares a collection of vintage tips from the early 1900′s.



    Homemade fire extinguisher mixture, how to extract a splinter, how to light a match in the wind, preserving eggs, how to fall a tree, fend off a dog attack, water a plant while your away, how to use a pulley to get across a stream without getting caught, recuse a person who has touched a live electrical wire and how to make a water filter.

    Click here to read the article: http://designtaxi.com/news/359371/10...100-Years-Ago/
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    "If you are being buried alive" .... maybe should have been first

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    40 Clever Life Hacks to Simplify your World

    http://www.artfido.com/blog/40-cleve...fy-your-world/



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    100 Hour Burn Time Emergency Candles DIY Project
    http://thehomesteadsurvival.com/100-...diy-project-2/



    Keelefishel website shares how to make emergency mason jar lanterns (candles) that will burn for one hundred hours. Having at least a few different alternative lighting sources in case of an emergency is wise. I personally have flashlights, headlamps, these one hundred hour mason jar candle and beeswax candles.

    Yes, we use these items in our everyday life as well… they just don’t sit in a box waiting to be used.

    If the item breaks or is used up then we replace it so we are always stocked in case of a disaster.

    Click here to read how to make this project yourself http://keelefishel.com/100-hour-candles/

    Supplies

    The supplies you need are pretty straight forward. Liquid paraffin, lantern wicks and 1/2 pint mason jars.
    I found my lantern wicks and mason jars at Walmart and the liquid paraffin at a local Hobby Lobby. The cost of each candle ends up being approximately $2.70 per candle. Which is about half the cost (at least) of the store bought versions.

    Just as a side note, it took me forever to find the liquid paraffin. Make sure when you’re calling around that you ask for liquid paraffin and not the paraffin wax. The paraffin wax is just a wax block that will melt then solidify when it cools. If you can’t seem to locate liquid paraffin you can replace it with mineral oil and coconut oil with a ratio of 2:1.

    Step One: Create Opening For Wick

    I used some grass-trimming shears but you can use a knife or any other sharp tool to create your opening. Just make it wide enough to fit in the wick SNUGLY.

    Step Two: Insert Wick

    Instead of just putting the wick in like a candle, we’re going to place it so that it is doubled over. First, pull the wick through the canning top so the end is sticking out on the side that will face inside of the mason jar. Next you’re going to use your knife (or shears for me) to push the second end through as well. This should make the wick fit in pretty tight.

    After having both ends through, pull down so that only a tiny amount of the folded piece of wick remains.

    Step Three: Pour Paraffin Into Jar

    Fill up your 1/2 pint mason jar with the liquid paraffin.

    Step Four: Secure the Top

    Separate the two ends of the wick so they are at a v-shape when they are put into the jar. This just helps the wick soak up the oil from both sides when it’s getting low. Place the top on the jar and screw the band on around it.

    To Prevent Evaporation

    The paraffin will evaporate if the wick is left exposed to the air. This is why the store bought versions will have a plastic cap with each candle. To prevent this from happening, simply get an extra canning lid and put it on top in between the wick and the band.

    The benefits of making your own DIY emergency candles are substantial. First, they are cheaper. The least expensive place I found the store-bought versions were around $5.00. As I mentioned before, the homemade version comes out to about $2.70 each.

    Second, they put out more light. As you can see in the picture above, the flame is significantly larger. This could end up being a liability for you. It is obviously more dangerous, but proper candle safety should prevent any injury.

    Third, they are refillable. The store bought versions are made for a one-time use only.

    Fourth, they are made out of glass. Once again, this is more of a personal preference but my experience with the plastic store bought versions is that they very easily squirt lantern oil from the top if you hold them too tight. The light plastic also makes me nervous that they will tip. The durable and heavy glass of the mason jars eliminates the possibility of squirting flammable material all over your house and it is definitely more stable to prevent tipping.
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    101 Household Tips for Every Room in your Home

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    2014 Is Going To Be My Year Now That I Know These 89 Genius Solutions To Simple Problems.
    January 1, 2014

    As you go into the New Year, remember that things can be better than previous years. Maybe you’ll get a raise, date someone new or even adopt an adorable pet to welcome into your family. But, if you fail at all of those things (sorry, if you do, but the chances are you may), here are life hacks that you can use to make your 2014 a lot better.

    Even if you don’t get a raise.


    http://www.viralnova.com/awesome-life-hacks/





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    Instructables How to Manufacture and Use Your Own Book Binding Jig
    by Team Go Awesome
    http://www.instructables.com/id/How-...ook-Binding-J/
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