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A pool can be a fun and valuable addition to your home, but if you have pets or small children you need a swimming pool fence to keep them safe. Drowning is the second leading cause of death for children under five in the United States.

For every child who dies from drowning, there are many more who nearly drown. Most of these pool tragedies are preventable and would not occur with an adequate swimming pool fence in place.

In some parts of the country, there are laws mandating that a swimming pool safety fence must be in place around every residential pool and hot tub. The child drowning rates in these areas are significantly lowered due to these laws, suggesting that supervision around pools is simply not enough to prevent drownings – a fence is a necessity.

Many parents believe that they will be able to watch their children every moment and this will be enough to ensure pool safety. However, no parent is able to watch their child at all times. That’s why swimming pool enclosures are so important. Having an alarm fitted to the gate can alert a parent when a child slips out of their sight and into the pool area.

Likewise, teaching your kids about swimming pool safety is not enough to keep children safe. It is important to teach your children how to be safe around water, but young children often lack the common sense and reasoning skills required to keep them out of dangerous situations. As parents, we need to keep them out of danger as much as we can.

 

Pets are often victims of accidental pool drowning, also. It can be fun to let your dog swim with you, but dogs can quickly become exhausted in water and unable to climb out of the pool. A swimming pool fence can help you be sure that your dog can not access the pool when you are not able to supervise.

For a swimming pool fence to be effective, the slats or bars should be close enough together so that children and pets can not squeeze through. It should also be close enough to the ground that pets and children can not get under it. The fence should be self-closing and have a latch that is too high for a child to reach.

Check with your local laws and building codes for guidelines on adding a fence around your inground pools. Whether or not you have your own children and pets, it is absolutely necessary to have a swimming pool enclosure to prevent accidents with friends’ and neighbors’ little ones.

What is a Router?

December 7, 2018 | Uncategorized | No Comments

With the millions of users on the Internet today, how can that one particular email arrive at your friends’ computer? This is where the router plays an important part.

We might also know the router as that device that lets multiple computers in our home go online. If you subscribe to a high speed Internet connection and want to share this connection with your 3 desktops and 2 laptops the most effective way to do this is to use a wireless router. This way, everyone in your family can enjoy the Internet connection.

 

For gamers out there you might have mixed feelings for a router. Routers are great since you can connect to it anywhere in your house as long as it is the wireless type. Imagine playing online games anywhere in your house, pretty cool right? The one thing that gamers often complain about is that some ports are blocked by routers and you have to manually configure it. There is also a chance that your Internet speed would not be as fast as connecting straight to the modem since a router also acts as a firewall.

There are coupons available for best routers under 100 directly through their website that include Linksys, D-Link, and Netgear brands.

General plumbing article

November 28, 2018 | Uncategorized | No Comments

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Soy Wax is a comparatively recent innovation, having been made in the early 1990’s as a cheaper alternative to beeswax for candle making, in addition to becoming a more eco-friendly option than paraffin wax. Scented candles made from soy wax are clean, safe and non-toxic which means that they make an excellent selection for anyone who prefers to burn environmentally responsible candles or anyone who might be prone to allergies or other sensitive reactions. Soy wax candles burn at a lower temperature than paraffin wax options, so that they profit from a longer burn time, and as a result, offer the customer better value for money.

 

However, There are a range of simple tips that you should keep in mind while choosing scented soy wax candles. Sit candle in the refrigerator if this occurs and it will soon return to normal. These stains come from the wax separating or shrinking away in the glass. Wet spots in scented candles are often wrongly referred to as air bubbles. They are completely cosmetic and won’t affect the candle fragrance or how it burnsoff, but if you’re unaware of them you might think there’s been a flaw in the production process. You should take note that wet stains are unpredictable and might happen as time passes. Since the glass and wax don’t expand and contract at the same rate, wet spots can appear or reappear repeatedly.

Immediate Sunlight and artificial lighting, in office or the house, may Affect scented soy candle, occasionally giving them a small yellowish tinge. For some reason this is often more prevalent or noticeable in Scented candles that have a vanilla scent. Try to keep the soy Candles from direct sun as much as possible to minimise the risk Of this happening.

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November 22, 2018 | Uncategorized | No Comments

Welcome to the Franklin Half Marathon. We are excited about our second annual race, scheduled for June 7, 2014. This is a unique course through the unincorporated town of Leiper’s Fork, 25 miles south of Nashville, TN, where many of your favorite country stars live. While it is a scenic course, it is also very challenging. You will have the heat of late spring and the hills of Tennessee. If you ran the inaugural race in 2013, we are looking to improve your experience this year.

 

  • All half marathon and 5K registrants will receive a men’s or women’s cut tech-T
  • All half marathon finishers will receive a Franklin Half Marathon medal
  • Cash awards will be given to the half marathon top overall male and female, top masters male and female (40-49) and top grand masters male and female (50+)
  • There will also be recognition for the top 3 age group winners male and female.

This race is professionally managed by Run Franklin, LLC. We will have a state-of-the-art timing system that includes chip start and finish and at least one split time. Timing solutions are through Rabbit Road Racing, one of the only ChronoTrack timing companies in Tennessee. We will offer ChronoTrack Live which will allow friends and family to get instant access to your split(s) and finish through social media and/or SMS.

We are limiting this race to 2000 runners to ensure the enjoyment of all participants. This is definitely one you will not want to miss. Sign up now for the best possible pricing.

A race is only as good as its volunteers. Please consider volunteering for this race. As an added bonus, we have an exclusive volunteer swag package this year. Volunteer Now

Date Half 5K 1Mile
January 1st, 2014 $60 $25 $10*
April 28th, 2014 $70 $30 $12.50*
June 6th, 2014 @ 7PM $80 $35 $15*

 

Online registration closes immediately after race start or until sold out.

*1 Mile race does not include tech-T. They can be purchased for an additional $5