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How to Use Spirit of Ammonia to Make Cooling Towels

How to Use Spirit of Ammonia to Make Cooling Towels

Physical activity in hot weather can lead to overheating and excessive sweating. Though not medically proved, placing towels that have been soaked in a mixture of aromatic ammonia and ice water around your neck may ...

How to Clean a Wild Turkey

How to Clean a Wild Turkey

Bagging a wild turkey can be more than exhilarating; however, that rush of adrenaline can come crashing down when it's time to clean the large fowl. Don't let the process intimidate you, because with a few ...

How to Keep Rabbits From Eating Grass

How to Keep Rabbits From Eating Grass

A yard can be a buffet for rabbits. During the warm months where grass, flowers and vegetables grow, rabbits will come around and help themselves. This could be a huge problem when trying to keep your lawn ...

How to Play Gaga Ball

How to Play Gaga Ball

Throw everyone of all skill levels and ages into an octagonal ring. Toss in one soft foam gaga ball and blast some music; the action is about to begin. All players have one hand on the edge of the three-foot-high ring. ...

How to Preserve Bear Claws

How to Preserve Bear Claws

Bear claws are desired and valuable for jewelry, decorative and spiritual uses. The claws are naturally durable but several simple steps will make them shine and last for a lifetime. Preserving the claws is an easy ...

How to Clean Bad Mildew Stains on Campers

How to Clean Bad Mildew Stains on Campers

Mildew is a type of mold that discolors surfaces with black patches and gives off a musty smell. It thrives in warm, dark, damp environments. Mildew can build up in campers that didn't dry properly prior to closing up, ...

How to Assemble a Bell Child Carrier on a Bike

How to Assemble a Bell Child Carrier on a Bike

Riding bicycles is a universal means of travel found in even the poorest communities throughout the world. For most families in the developed world, a bicycle is more about recreation than travel, and enjoying ...

How to Paint Laminate Flooring

How to Paint Laminate Flooring

Laminate flooring is usually placed in areas that are heavily trafficked, including spaces in or around kitchens, bathrooms and entryways. After time, this everyday wear and tear can make your laminate appear rough and ...

How to Install a Bike Kickstand

How to Install a Bike Kickstand

Cruisers, comfort, vintage and kids’ bikes feature kickstands. And practical utility bikes with baskets or racks may work best with kickstands. Mountain, road and high-end bikes usually skip the kickstand to save ...

Characteristics of a Camel

Characteristics of a Camel

Camels, members of the Camelidae family that also includes llamas and alpacas, are legendary mammals synonymous with desert climes. Three camel species comprise the Camelus genus: Camelus dromedarius, commonly known as ...

How to Make a Bluegill Trap

How to Make a Bluegill Trap

One of the best baits for large fish like catfish and bass is smaller fish like bluegill. Catching a large number of these smaller fish could take a long time with a pole and hook, not to mention the risk of damaging or ...

Group Talent Show Ideas

Group Talent Show Ideas

Talent shows can serve as fundraisers for organizations, can help integrate a group and increase connectedness and can be downright fun. Arguably, the most important part of preparing a talent show is selecting your ...

How to Make Your Own Drift Sock

How to Make Your Own Drift Sock

Drift socks are invaluable tools for fishing on windy days. By creating a significant amount of drag, they help keep your boat positioned exactly where you want it, instead of drifting away from the fish. Drift socks ...

How to Wash Frogg Toggs

How to Wash Frogg Toggs

Alabama-based Frogg Toggs is a manufacturer of a line of lightweight, breathable rainwear and other outerwear. Cleaning your Frogg Toggs isn't difficult; the company advises you should never dry-clean them. In between ...