Boats are normally susceptible to corrosion when out in the aquatic environs. To guard against that, sacrificial anodes are used. How they work is simple; these anodes are attached to the boat and when in the water, they release electrons and corrode in place of your boat. That way your boat would be guarded against deterioration. And that's where the name 'sacrificial' comes from. These anodes sacrifice themselves to save your boat.
- If you are installing a wheelchair lift on a van, you have two basic mounting options -- inside or outside. There are pros and cons to both of these options. Here's what to consider: Outside Mount An outside mount wheelchair ramp typically consists of two large pieces of metal, a platform and a ramp connected by hinges. When driving, the ramp sits on the platform, and when you need to load the van, you pull down the ramp, allowing the person in the wheelchair to roll into it and into the van.
- A great deal of work goes into the beautiful lawns and lawn areas that make driving around residential areas a pleasant experience. There is no secret ingredient involved in maintaining the “green” in a residential lawn, but organic fertilizers might put up a good fight for that title. Discussed in this article are answers to two questions that the modern homeowner may have about the use of organic fertilizer on residential lawn areas.
- Purchasing a home is not simply about signing papers to close the sale. To ensure that you are making a sound investment, you need to know the ins and outs of the property beforehand. This way, in the event that there are any aspects that need repair or replacement, they can be attended to before you take on ownership of the home. Failure to address these problems beforehand will leave you with a property in disrepair that would be lesser in value when compared to your purchase price.