List: Fine china brands

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My mom has a couple different fine china brands of dinnerware -- none of which I've ever seen on a table. It got me thinking: What companies make fine china and what would I want to know about buying dinnerware? I tackle the questions in this article. Read customer reviews of fine porcelain china on Amazon or see their best-sellers...

Guide to buying the best rubber hunting boots

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The best rubber hunting boots keep your feet warm and dry when you hiking through swampy, muddy land on your hunts. A pair of waterproof, flexible, and comfortable boots will keep your dogs from balking while walking. But as we know, not all boots are created equal. There are differences in insulation, tread design, materials, physical dimensions, appearance, and how they...

Best way to get rid of ants indoors: What worked for me

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I ran into ant issues twice in the past. At the time, I did some research about the best way to get rid of ants indoors. I tried a few different methods: I used Terro ant killer, then tried a professional pest exterminator. Terro ant review A few years ago, I moved into a different apartment and found out there was an...

List: Name brand belts for men

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I had a formal function not too long ago and needed a new belt. Although I have bought from the Tommy Hilfinger line in the past, I thought I would look into the best name brand belts from other manufacturers. Companies in the list range from luxury designer belts such as Gucci to more budget-friendly belts. This should provide a...

List: 37 oil paint brands in 2019

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I have been in the market for new art supplies after giving away my paint and brushes. In the past, I used Winsor & Newton oil paint, which was the first and only brand I used. This is a good reason to experiment! Find the best oil paint brands for beginners and artists on Amazon. Before buying anything, I researched different student and professional...

Guide to buying the best soil pH tester kit in 2019

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If you’re into farming or gardening, it is important to know about soil pH and how it is tested. Let's what to look for in the best soil tester kit. Search for soil meters or read customer reviews on Amazon. What is soil pH? The soil’s acidity or alkalinity is determined by its pH value, or the measure of the activity of...

Money clip vs wallet: And the winner is …

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When it comes to money clips vs wallets, some guys may use what their father's did -- just because that's what they know. My father had a wallet -- filled with cash, pictures of the family, and cards. His wallet was always worn-out and overstuffed. I am not going out on a limb to say that image is commonplace for...

Harmonica brands list: 12 popular harp companies

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The Late Late Show with Craig Ferguson had an ongoing bit with celebrity guests, who could opt to play the harmonica or take an awkward pause to end their segment. I was always intrigued by how the guests did and their difficulty playing the harmonica. Some did well; others did not. It lead me to a question: What harmonica brands are...

Tips for getting the best acrylic paint

About two years ago, I gave away all my paint supplies. It was a box full of professional quality acrylic and oil paint, along with brushes. Before I gave them away, I had not painted on a canvas in a long time and did not think I ever would. I knew the woman I gave them to would use them. Just...

Best wrinkle free pants: Do they exist?

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I am always on the lookout for the best wrinkle free pants for business casual. Like most, I have yet to find an inexpensive pair that come out of the dryer 100 percent unwrinkled. I did buy a pair of Dockers Men's Signature Khaki D3 Classic fit flat front pants not too long ago and have had good luck with...