I would like to thank everyone for replying. Alot of usefull info. I will be doing alot of reading before I try this.
I just used Matt's guide today for the first time (rooted for the first time today).
Rooting is actually pretty easy. It's what comes next that scares people. And it is the what comes next that is the purpose of rooting too!
Bear in mind...nobody is born knowing this stuff. As others said, read, rest, read some more, ask some questions. When you do decide to make the move be aware of what each step is supposed to do.