How to do? Step by step instructions, answers, faq - Part 13
How to wire a universal RJ-25 Phone Jack keystone connector

RJ-25 Keystone Phone Jack Older style phone jacks require you to strip some of the insulation off the color coded wires, bend the wire enough so a screw will hold it in place on top of the primary wires terminal, and then you have to turn the screw firmly enough to hold both the primary wire terminal and your main phone wires firmly in place. Sometimes the screws in these jacks become loose and the phone stops working;... More


How to help kids get good grades in school

Children can learn whereever they go and from whomever they're with Childhood education begins at birth, if not in the womb, however, whereas teaching tots to sing ABCs as well as to count can go long ways for helping kids get good grades in school, children can get better educational head starts when they are exposed to other than typical forms of information. Parents and caregivers can easily expose kids to other types... More


How to check the engine oil level on a Vespa ET4 scooter

Regularly check the engine oil in your scooter for long engine life Checking the engine oil level in your Vespa ET4 scooter is one of the most important maintenance items for your scooter. Without engine oil, the scooter engine will seize and incur a major repair bill. Checking the oil on your Vespa ET4 will take 5 minutes and a paper towel. As part of regular scooter maintenance, check your engine oil at least every other... More


How to replace a fuel filter

Replacing a fuel filter is, in most cases, a very simple job for the DIY mechanic. If you are experienced at working on your vehicle it may take as little as five minutes. Even a novice mechanic should be able to do the job in less than a half hour. There may be, however, some tricks that are necessary to do this safely. On older, carbureted vehicles it is likely to be as simple as removing the fuel filter and installing a... More


How to fix a sticking gas pedal

Sticking gas pedals are rare but they do happen. Any thing man made is subject to a flaw when it comes to automobiles and their complex linkages. Corrosion from road salt to dirt roads have been known to throw a monkey wrench in to auto operation. If you have help in trouble shooting the acceleration features of your car, please use it. If not the little saucer shaped, rubber bladder cover to your cars cruise control can... More


How to get followers on Twitter

Followers matter If you are using Twitter to increase your Helium earnings or to gain traffic to a blog or a website, you will need to have followers. Followers are an integral part to successful networking on Twitter and other social networking sites. There are some simple things you can do to get followers on Twitter, it does take some time, patience and dedication. If at all possible, avoid "automatic" following. Using... More


How to make hydrogen gas from magnesium and hydrochloric acid

Safety First Hydrogen gas is explosive so it should only be made in a laboratory with a qualified Science teacher or responsible adult present. Safety goggles should always be worn when using an acid and making a gas. Read and follow the directions carefully. Hydrogen gas is lighter than air so objects like balloons that are filled with hydrogen will rise, like the dirigible the Hindenburg. Unfortunately Hydrogen gas is... More


How to cook summer squash

A delight of summertime One of the most delicious of the summer vegetables is summer squash. As the weather turns hot, these little yellow beauties are becoming abundant in the stores and in the farmers markets. In the summer. the squash are smaller, sweeter and much more tender. In other words, they are at their peak. There are many ways that this delicious vegetable can be prepared. Some are simple and others more complex... More


How to overcome shyness while speed dating

Speed dating tips for those who are shy Speed dating is where you go to a place and meet a lot of potential dates in quick bursts of time. Typically, women sit at tables or in booths and men move from table to table for a preset amount of time. The idea is to see if any of the people you meet might be candidates for a real date. Speed dating is a good idea for shy people who have trouble approaching or being approached by... More


How to grow Salvia leucantha known also as the Mexican sage

If you're wanting a riot of purple in your garden, be sure to include the Mexican sage. You will be rewarded with months of long arching stems, loaded with masses of beautiful flowers. Humming-birds in your area? They too, will be especially attracted to this plant. Not only so eye-catching in your garden throughout the warmest months, but Mexican sage is also perfect for indoors. Cut stems in the cool of the morning,... More