Planning a Camping Trip? Here are Some Food Related Tips You Shouldn’t Skip!

Camping, you either love it or hate it! While some people love the idea of going outdoors and living a simpler life for several days, others hate the idea of having to sleep on the ground and having limited access to fresh and clean water and food. Luckily, nowadays the number of people who prefer spending the weekend adventuring outdoors is on the rise, compared to the ones who love watching Netflix all the time. Continue reading

Vehicle Recovery Gear Essentials & How to Stay Safe When Using Them

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A lot of off-roading enthusiasts enjoy exploring nature’s beautiful landscapes and places untouched by civilization. But as much as fun and thrilling riding across unfamiliar land and rough terrain may be, sometimes you might also find yourself in a sticky situation. For that very reason, being equipped with the necessary pieces of equipment for a safe recovery if worse comes to worst is of the essence. Having the right gear isn’t enough though, knowing how to get your vehicle out safely is a whole other story, which we will explain after we go over the essential pieces of vehicle recovery gear. Let’s get started.

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Handheld GPS: What to Know Before You Buy One?

Once a revolutionary technology – nowadays GPS can be found on almost any device – phones, drones, and even dog collars. However, handheld GPS receivers are still one of the most invaluable outdoor tools for hikers, campers and backcountry explorers, providing then with crucial information about where they have been, where they are at the moment, and where they want to go. Picking the best GPS device takes some careful consideration, however, in today’s blog post I’ll mainly discuss the handheld models, so don’t expect the same rules to apply when buying a GPS unit for vehicles and GPS-enabled satellite messengers. I won’t cover the topic of phone apps and maps, because as good as phone apps may be, a dedicated outdoor handheld GPS unit offers various key advantages:

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LED Lighting: What Makes Headlamps Must-Have?

What would life be like without tools? Or better yet, what would life be like without light? Flashlights are both tools and lights in one that I certainly can’t imagine doing without. It doesn’t matter whether you’d use them or not, thanks to their compact design and powerful lighting they make great items to always have along with you. Continue reading

LED Torches Explained – the Ultimate Guide to the Flashlight of the Future

In the world of flashlights, there are a lot of different light bulbs that offer different kinds of advantages over the others, but there is one type of light bulb which sets the bar high. That’s the bulb of the future, known as LED (Light Emitting Diode) which is basically a collection of semiconductors that determine the colour and brightness of the light. Unlike other types of bulbs that use different types of gasses for different colours and need a vacuumed space in order to function, LEDs use none of that which makes them the most convenient solution, especially for flashlights. Now let’s see why LED flashlights are so popular and help you find the best one for your needs.

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Ford Ranger Accessories: Which Ones Should You Get for Your Next Adventure?

If you’re looking to take your Ford Ranger off the beaten trail to explore the vast Australian outback, you need to take the time to properly prepare it for the challenges that lie ahead. Although the Ranger is one of the toughest vehicles out there, the Australian outback can be even tougher. With the right setup and accessories, however, there are few places your Ford Ranger can’t go. But what does the right setup actually look like? Well, here are the essential Ford Ranger accessories that you should consider getting before leaving on your next adventure. Continue reading

What Makes the Ideal Sideboard for a Scandinavian Dining Room

So, you’ve picked out the perfect table and chairs, and the only thing you need now to complete your Scandinavian inspired dining room is the sideboard. In addition to offering practical storage, a sideboard can also serve as a stylish accent to the space. Considering how the dining room features only a few elements, a gorgeous sideboard can double as a statement piece. With that being said, it’s important to pick a design that perfectly complements the existing style of the space. Here are some tips on how to choose a beautiful and functional Scandinavian sideboard that can enhance your dining space in many ways.

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What Do Wind Shields and Bonnet Protectors Offer For Your Mitsubishi ASX

If you’re looking to equip your Mitsubishi ASX with some front-end protection accessories, then you’re probably in the market for wind visors and bonnet protectors. These two are some of the most popular and affordable Mitsubishi ASX accessories that are quite functional and easy to install by yourself in your garage. If you’re unfamiliar with bonnet protectors and wind visors, here’s all you need to know about them. Continue reading

What to Do About Hygiene in the Wilderness: Shower Tents for Camping

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If you are no stranger to camping, having no decent place to shower while you’re on your adventure has probably happened more times than you are willing to admit. Granted, the whole experience is about trying new things and stepping out of your comfort zone, but being clean and feeling fresh shouldn’t be compromised. That being said, if camping is becoming something you want to do more often, then you should consider investing in a shower for camping.

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What Do You Need to Know About Catalytic Converters

 

catalytic-converters-for-saleOne of the most important, yet underrated parts of your vehicle’s exhaust system is the catalytic converter. It’s the part responsible for breaking down the toxic emissions that come out of your engine which are a result of the combustion process into less-toxic gases before releasing them into the atmosphere and into the air we breathe. The toxic emissions that come out of the engine are nitrogen oxides, carbon monoxide and unburned hydrocarbons. Continue reading

Fashion Explorations: Which Are the Ideal Fabrics for Women’s Winter Dresses?

Who says that winter women outfits should consist of pants and only pants?! With the plethora of fabrics, breathtaking models and dresses with various length options, nowadays, mature women can really enjoy their feminine side. And since most women are all about keeping themselves warm and cosy, looking for the right type of fabrics for dresses is one of the things you should focus on. Continue reading

Taking Off-Trail Hiking Up a Notch for the Sake of Waterfalls (It’s All about Those Boots)

I am not the kind of guy that likes to follow strict rules. Granted, this cannot be applied to every single aspect of life, but one of my most noticeable traits is that I always try to check for myself if there’s another, better way to do something. This characteristic has been one of the main things guiding me through life and I wasn’t quite surprised to realize that hiking on safe and tried trails isn’t my thing at all. Continue reading

Kids’ Bed Frames: Wood vs Metal – Which One is Better?

Just like looking for the right bed for your bedroom is important, choosing quality one for the children’s room matters as well. The truth is that the foundation of a good and quality night’s sleep mainly depends on the bed’s quality. Thus, comfort, quality and durability are the three main things to look for in a kid’s bed, out of which durability is the most important one as kids love jumping on the bed. When it comes to kids’ bed frames, the wood and metal ones are the most sought-after types mainly because of their appearance. However, there are many other things that both wood and metal bed frames can offer. Continue reading

What Size Is Best for Me? Tips on Choosing Women’s Snowboards

When it comes to snowboards style and board type, everyone has their preferences. All-mountain snowboards are ideal for hill, park and powder riding. The things you should consider prior to buying a snowboard are the length, width, the shape of the snowboard as well as the type. But most important of all, you should remember that it’s a matter of personal choice. Continue reading

What to Look for in Infrared Thermal Imaging Cameras

Buying a thermal imaging camera is quite a big commitment. Even though their prices have fallen dramatically over the past several years, you want to ensure you’re getting the most value for your money. Choosing a camera that fits your specific needs and requirements and will serve you for years to come is the best way to do that. For many, the cost will be the driving factor, while for others, some key software or hardware features matter more. Whatever infrared thermal imaging camera you end up choosing, it should offer dependability, quality, as well as decent technical service and support.

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Upgrading Your Mitsubishi Triton Exhaust – the Types and Materials Explained

Stock exhaust systems are designed simply to provide a conduit for spent gases to move from your engine to your tailpipe – no more, no less. And since your vehicle has a team of horses waiting to be unleashed, performance exhaust systems are specifically engineered to maximize your engine’s exhaust flow and kick your vehicle’s performance up a notch. If you’re a proud owner of a Mitsubishi Triton and are looking for an exhaust that will help your ride enter beast mode, there are a couple of factors to consider when looking to buy a Triton exhaust. Continue reading

Everything Nordic: The Basic Features of Scandinavian Interior Design

The simple and fuss-free Scandinavian design has won followers from all over the world and the interest seems to be only set to rise. This comes as no surprise since this style is well known for being classically simple yet beautiful. The Scandinavian interior design can be identified and recognized by some key features. Let’s go through some of them.

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Protect Your Business: What Can a Professional IT Company Do for You

In today’s modern world, technology has come to a point where it undoubtedly makes a huge impact on businesses. In fact, it has modified the way companies manage their entire communication, productivity, and has led to the improvement of the decision-making process. Because of these reasons, and more, each company is strongly advised to hire a special IT company that will assist with IT needs and manage IT infrastructure. This step can make a huge difference in your business. Here is more on that.

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What to Do When You Can’t Afford a Full Bathroom Makeover? Change the Tapware!

Have you even considered how one of the busiest rooms in a home is often the most neglected one stylistically? Yes, I’m talking about the bathroom and though you may have treated it with some makeover it’s still overlooked as opposed to the rest of the home. If this sounds like you and your home then great news is you can pull off a luxurious bathroom look without even breaking your bank, all with the help of tapware like the eye-catching bath taps Australia based specialised stores have to offer. Not only is there an extensive range of brands and models, tapware is also available in a variety of finishes and prices so you’re sure to find whatever suits your bathroom and your own style best. Continue reading

What Are the Advantages and Disadvantages of Splitboards?

Back in the day, snowboarders who wanted to conquer untended slopes had to wear special snowshoes in order to travel uphill. So, snowboard manufacturers came with an ingenious idea to solve the problem – splitboard snowboards. These pieces, as their name suggests, split into two parts that can act as skis, providing you with two solid platforms to walk on when traveling over powdery, deep snow.

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