River water on the brain -- and in the ear
I have bored many acquaintances this summer with the miraculous story of my ear. Time is running short to inflict it on a broader audience. While swimming on my first day of holidays in July, my right ear became clogged with water. I could hear nothing on ...
Is Drinking from the Toilet Bowl the Best Way to Deal with Water Shortages?
A day after mopping, I gazed balefully at my hotel toilet in Santa Ana, Calif., and contemplated an entirely new cycle. When you flush in Santa Ana ... the process are keen to point out, getting sewage out of drinking water was one of the most important ...
Oh, no! Holiday plumbing disasters: What to do, what to keep handy
Here are Ace expert David Arabie’s tips for avoiding holiday plumbing disasters in the first ... you can use regular household bleach to clean drains. Pour in directly, wait for about 15 minutes, then flush with warm water. Bleach can damage garbage ...
Cleaning a wound in a non-sterile environment?
also you would want to use gravity to flush it out. so say if it was a vertical laceration you would want to flush or pour water ... my kit which put out very specific UV frequencies in light - work great on all sorts of things. People often use hydrogen ...
Cleaning through the ages
1886: A typical day for an American housewife includes 8 to 10 trips to the local water source ... Stay in touch! Don't miss out on the conversation we're having at CNN Living. Follow us on Twitter @CNNLiving or "like" us on Facebook to have your say!