Author Archives: Aimee Parrott

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How Many Miles Per Gallon Do Different Hondas Get?

Honda makes some of the most popular car models in the United States. Anybody who is considering purchasing a Honda may want to know what to expect, including how long their car will last and how many miles they can expect to get per gallon. Gas mileage has a significant impact on the cost of… Read More »

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How Much Does a 20ft Shipping Container Weigh?

Shipping containers have many purposes today, but primarily, they are used to send products overseas. Both individuals utilize shipping containers for transport of both commercial and non-commercial goods. And, anyone that plans on shipping items using one will want to know how much a shipping container weighs as well as how much it can hold.… Read More »

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How Many Bags of Mulch Fit on a Pallet?

Anybody who has ever taken on a DIY project knows that transporting supplies from one location to another can be a challenge–especially if you’re doing the project by yourself. Mulch is a common purchase for both homeowners and contractors. Its weight and the large bags it comes in can make handling it difficult. One way… Read More »

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Amano Shrimp in tank with aquatic plants

How Many Amano Shrimp Per Gallon Do I Need for My Aquarium?

Anybody considering buying a fish tank for the first time—as well as experienced fish owners—should know what’s required to keep the environment of the aquarium healthy for fish as well as to minimize the cleaning to be done. Amano shrimp are a popular addition to fish tanks and they can help with both. It’s important… Read More »

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What is the Average Half Ironman Time?

The Half Ironman, also known as the Ironman 70.3, is one of the most challenging races around. It involves swimming, biking, and running a total of 70.3 miles, which is where the event gets its name. All in all, a Half Ironman involves swimming 1.2 miles, biking 56 miles, and then running 13.1 miles: a… Read More »

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How to Sleep 8 Hours in 4 Hours

Sleep plays an essential role in both physical and mental health. While most adults know that, most don’t get enough sleep to meet minimum recommendations. According to the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), one-third of all Americans don’t get enough sleep every night. If you’re not getting enough sleep, then you may wonder what you… Read More »

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How Long Does It Take for Carpet to Dry?

Anybody whose living space includes carpet or rugs knows that keeping them clean can be a challenge, particularly if more than a quick vacuum is required. Washing a carpet may be necessary after a spill or if the carpet is in a high-traffic area frequented by children or pets. When you need carpet to be… Read More »

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Getting Paid 45 an Hour is How Much a Year?

Being a gig worker — whether that means freelancing or consulting — used to be a rarity. In today’s economy, however, many people are choosing the freedom and convenience of freelancing because they prefer the perks of it to working in a traditional job. One of the biggest and most important questions to ask before… Read More »

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Man in leather jacket playing pool.

How Much Space Do You Need for a Pool Table?

Having a pool table in a home offers hours of entertainment and fun, but it’s essential to make sure there’s enough space for the table (and its use) before you invest in one. But how much square feet do you need for a pool table? It may surprise you to learn that a pool table… Read More »

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How Long Will My Download Take?

Downloading content onto a phone, tablet, or laptop can be easy or frustrating depending upon several factors, many of which are out of the user’s control. Anybody who has had the experience of logging into a device to be met with a message about necessary updates and how long they’ll take knows that the wait… Read More »

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