Getting Started in CAD Drafting for a Career

Being able to work with computer-aided design (CAD) software can lead to an excellent career choice because everything that is going to be made or built will first require that a plan is made for it. Something must be put on paper or on a computer screen that someone else can take and build a • Read More »

Recycling Your CAD Drawings

I’ve been drawing residential homes for the better part of 30 years and the majority of those homes were drawn on CAD programs like General CADD, (Generic CADD) AutoCAD, or CADVance. And of all things that collect over the years are not only the sets of drawings but the special details and sections included in • Read More »

Bad Sales Pages

Have you ever been surfing around trying to find a piece of software, ebook, certain type of service you need to promote your site, or whatever? Sure you have. Or at least many of you have. So you find something on Google that looks interesting and click on it. So what do you find more • Read More »

Steps to Publishing Your Ebook in a No Nonsense Way

This article wasn’t written to tell you how to write or compile your ebook. Shoot, there are more eBook cover & compiler programs out there than you can shake a stick at on the net. What I’m hoping to do here is get you on the right road to letting folks know you have an • Read More »

Having Your House Plans Drawn Professionally

If you’re wanting to have a qualified professional draw your house plans, here are a few tips on what to provide the draftsman, designer, or architect with. You’ve probably spent a great deal of time trying to figure out what you’re wanting. This is only natural because you’re wanting your home to be not only • Read More »

Promotion of Your Website for Dummies and the Uninformed

You have built your handy dandy, do it all, all things to all people web site and you are wanting others to know about it. Right? Here is a step by step guide to getting your website noticed on the web. Step 1 Build keyword rich meta tags into your pages. These are a must • Read More »

Getting rid of the Debt Collector

Some time ago I received a letter from a debt collector who said I owed a huge debt to their phone company client. This really blew my mind because I didn’t have a debt with their client except my usual monthly bill. Nevertheless, they persisted in sending harassing letters. I found out that as a • Read More »

Why Are Accurate Woodworking Drawings Needed

A simple drawing will often give you a better idea of an object you are trying to draw and then ultimately build than you can get from any verbal description. Drawing is not only a very ancient form of getting an idea across, but one that is more easily understood by people of all countries • Read More »

A General Drafter

The title “general drafter” suggests that this type of draftsman or drafter draws most anything required of them to draw. And that is quite correct to a certain degree, as long as they are trained in various disciplines of drafting. I’ll give you a for instance and you’ll need to read carefully to keep up. • Read More »