When we envision a lightning strike we often image the Hollywood movies and Disney Cartoons, where the main character always nearly misses being electrocuted and walks away with a fuzzy hairstyle much like Albert Einstein’s iconic firework hair.
Yet, in real life, the way individuals get injured … [Read More...]
In our homes, we use lighting to transform a room and create a certain kind of atmosphere. If we’re having a romantic dinner for two, we’ll use a dimmer switch to turn down the main light to a suitable setting, or lamps to light sections of the room. We may even choose to eat our meal by … [Read More...]
Using less water is not only good for the environment, but it can save you money on your water bill too. The bathroom is one area of our home where we use a lot of water, so if you’re trying to reduce your consumption it’s worth starting here. So here are six important ways to conserve water in the … [Read More...]
It’s coming up on that time of year again. The time to do a thorough spring cleaning of your home.
Where did the idea of spring cleaning come from anyway? It’s believed that the custom dates back to the 19th century. Before vacuum cleaners and dust filtration systems, springtime was the right … [Read More...]
In the ever evolving field of photography, competition is fierce. A photographer has many tools to assist them in creating their perfect shot; lenses, tripods, flashes, props, etc. Another pragmatic tool is the use of computer programs such as Adobe Photoshop and Lightroom. Granted, with all of the … [Read More...]
If you are the owner of a small business, attending an event offers you a great opportunity to network with potential clients or even foster new relationships. Signing up to a business networking event can sometimes be a costly exercise. Therefore maximising the effectiveness of an event is crucial. … [Read More...]
Is your business running as efficiently as possible and do you provide the best service to your customers? If not, you may have some communication problems that could be preventing your business from performing to its full potential. This can have serious consequences for any organization and you … [Read More...]
Just a few short years ago, no social media websites existed, but now millions of people flock to these online platforms every day. The huge popularity of social media websites has created many different business opportunities for a wide range of online experts including social media marketers. … [Read More...]
Personal hygiene is an essential contributor to our health and wellbeing, and bathroom design over the last century has come a long way to establish the bathroom as one of the most important rooms in the house. But what if one of your family members is disabled and finds it difficult or even … [Read More...]
Whether you are planning a début band gig or you are running a high end event for charity, it is important to have adequate security upon entering the event, or at least on the door if your event is in a venue.
There is a need for first class security regardless of whether this is an open event or … [Read More...]
If you want to ensure that your boiler works reliably and at maximum efficiency, it is important to look after it. Regular care and attention and a little bit of boiler maintenance now and again is all that is required.
When a boiler breaks down, it’s always inconvenient. No heating in the … [Read More...]
You’ve chosen a first home or a second home that needs a few renovations, a few loving touches, you’ve signed all the documents, exchanged the keys and have moved in. Now you’ve decided to start on repairs and refurbishments. Whether it is something as small as adding a few homely touches in the … [Read More...]
If you love rural décor, have some ties to the western lifestyle or if your child falls asleep dreaming of horses and cowboys, perhaps you're considering bringing a western theme into a bedroom. It's a fun process to be sure. Although the wild west is receding into history, fans of the time period … [Read More...]
Whether you are planning on taking a trip to London just for the day out, or you are making your first visit to Europe and London is one of your stopping points along the way, it is essential that you remain safe and secure when travelling around London. As one of the largest cities in England and … [Read More...]
Sending parcels across the world has become an incredibly popular practice thanks to numerous online shopping outlets allowing current owners of valuable belongings to exchange their items for cash.
We spend plenty of time purchasing items online and, when we buy from sellers like ourselves, we … [Read More...]
Winter is coming, and we’re all looking for ways to make sure our kids stay active through the long, cold winter months.
Building our own backyard ice rink sounds like a laborious undertaking, but it does not have to be. It is possible to create an ideal hockey rink right in your own back yard … [Read More...]