You’ve just had a plasterer in your lovely new home. You might have spent a small fortune to get the work done so you want to save a few pennies by painting your own walls. The problem is you’ve never performed a job like this before and you don’t have a clue what to do!
Well don’t panic … [Read More...]
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...]
Moving is a stressful time that many of us face at least once, and moving out of rented accommodation has some additional sticking points that can prove to be a real nightmare. The most tenacious of these is often the deposit that you supplied at the beginning of your tenancy. Usually equalling four … [Read More...]
Bluehost is one of the most popular website hosting providers around.
In this post, you will learn the step-by-step process for creating an account on Bluehost and setting up your first website. We recommend using WordPress to power your website because it's really easy to use. Most people … [Read More...]
If you work a 9 to 5 desk job, keeping to a workout regimen can be extremely difficult. While there are many out there who have the discipline to be that after-work warrior, for us common folk, going to the gym is probably the last thing we want to do after a long and exhausting day at the … [Read More...]
A lot of people complain about never having enough room in their home, while there are areas they barely ever use. Like the basement, for example.
Many homeowners use the basement to store junk and stuff they no longer use. To me, this is a complete waste of one of the most useful rooms in a … [Read More...]
You want to make the most out of your living space, but unfortunately you may not have a lot to work with. While real estate prices in many areas skyrocket, most of us remain relegated to our small houses and apartments. You could count this as a blessing, really; over sized spaces can be even more … [Read More...]
In today’s fluctuating business world, where whole industries rise and fall over the course of the night, running a small business seems like much harder task than it ever was.
Staying in control of all important doings within a company looks like a good prerequisite for survival, but one person … [Read More...]
Do you want some advice on how to prepare for a photography trip abroad (even if it's part of a family vacation)? Do you want some tips on how to make the most of your short time away?
This post should help you on both counts. It's primarily written for people who use digital SLRs, as opposed to … [Read More...]
Bathroom renovations are all about creating a beautiful, luxurious space in which you can lie at your leisure in a warm tub with a good book, or just enjoy a hot shower in the presence of gorgeous decor. You’ll have picked out the wallpaper, the subtle finishes, the stylish towel racks, the new, … [Read More...]