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The New Paint Zoom – A Home Painting Revelation

Unless you’ve been living under a rock for the past year, you’ll no doubt have heard of Paint Zoom – the unique all-in-one painting system, capable of attacking any job around the house and home and able to deliver great results. Are the adverts and infomercials correct or are they pulling the wool over your eyes?
First of all, let’s see what all the fuss is about. What do the infomercials say about the product and are they correct in what they say.
The machine uses a paint spray technique, so straightaway we can see that the product removes the …

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Guitar Playing Is Something Most People Can Learn

The range on a guitar is far-reaching; it has the power to relax and sooth or energize and excite. The unique versatility has inspired all kinds of musicians to learn how to play it. As you read, you will gain some great tips for making the most of this great instrument.

Figure out the simple stuff first. Walk before you try to run. You should learn the foundations of guitar playing before trying to play a favorite song of yours immediately. Learn positions for your fingers. Practice scales and chords regularly. Be sure you’re able to do these things easily …

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Magnetic Paint – A Great Way to Add a Special Touch to Your Home

Titled because of the magnetically attractive qualities it possesses, magnetic paint is created using ferromagnetic additives. Before applying the final paint job, magnetic paint is typically applied first in the form of a wall primer. This is a great way to apply it as it doesn’t comprise the final paint colour scheme thus allowing a seamless magnetic surface anywhere it is desired. Magnetic paints are manufactured by a number of paint manufacturers; Rustoleum and Magnamagic are two of the better known.
Contrary to popular belief the ferromagnetic particles are actually suspended in the paint, not dissolved in the paint. When …

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What is Osmosis and How to Deal With It

Osmosis is a degenerative process that occurs inside the fiberglass laminates when water has penetrated thought the gelcoat to the polyester compound. Gelcoat despite it’s excellent properties is not 100% waterproof nor is destined to be waterproof though the life of a boat. Gelcoat loses its impermeability over the years (knocks, natural wear & tear, pores, cracks) and allows water to seep into it progressively.
Once the gelcoat layer has been breached by the sea, the underlying polyester will react chemically with the sea water and decompose by producing acetic acid. Since acetic acid cannot escape back into the water …