Military surplus items can serve as a great resource for homeowners looking for unique materials to use around the house. Ammo cans played a critical role in keeping ammunition dry, safe, and accessible on the battlefield, but these cans can serve a new purpose inside your home. Here are three creative ways you can get some use out of old military ammo cans that have been surplus. 1. Turn an old ammo can into a tool box.
6 April 2016
Acrophobia, or a fear of heights, is a mental disorder that creates tremendous fear and anxiety in people. Somewhere around 1 in 20 people face this fear in their daily lives, with twice as many women as men falling victim. Unfortunately, since so many amazing things in life require you to be up in the air, acrophobia victims miss out on a lot of amazing experiences. Since the generally accepted method of fighting acrophobia is to face your fears, a zipline trip is an amazing way for victims to treat their disorder.
20 May 2015
Collecting antique firearms is a wonderful hobby that can create a feeling of connection to the past. Muzzle loader collecting is also an interactive hobby that allows many opportunities for enthusiasts to engage in activities with those who have similar interests. Muzzle loaders are rarely collected simply to be placed under glass on display or for investment purposes -- those who love and collect these guns use them in a variety of ways.
7 April 2015
Trampolines are a popular item for children and families across the country. However, a trampoline offers more than just an active, healthy way to strengthen your legs. Because bouncing correctly requires you to hold a firm position with your body through impact, regular trampoline work helps build core strength, which will increase your athletic performance and decrease the likelihood of you experiencing an injury. That said, not all workouts are created equal.
24 February 2015
When trying to find an ideal gift for a hunter, outdoors man, or person in the armed forces, a knife often comes to mind. Instead of just purchasing a knife off the shelf, there are multiple ways you can customize the tool to make it more personal and unique. The customization can be easily done online for a number of knives, including high quality Benchmade knives. As you create a custom knife order, it's important to do it well in advance of the gifting event so the knife can be made and shipped on time.
20 January 2015