Friday Oct 22, 2021

Will My Loved One Be Safe in a Care Home?

The answer to this question is a resounding ‘yes’. However, what kind of safety measures will the resident of the care home have? They will access to important equipment that they need, like wheelchairs, lifts and other mobility aids and dressing facilities (for those who are unable to dress themselves) which are all essential to […]

The beauty in ancient creatures

The Galapagos Islands are home to some of the world’s most exotic species, from sharks and dolphins to marine iguanas and swallow-tailed gulls. However, the Galapagos are perhaps best known for the giant tortoises that inhabit the Ecuadorian islands. Image Credit Other than Seychelles, the Galapagos Islands are the only place on the globe that […]

The benefits of flatbed trolleys

All types of businesses that stock products and materials require the use of flatbed trolleys, especially high-volume businesses like grocery stores, hardware stores and warehouse service providers. In fact, flatbed trolleys move products and materials, both as a means for the efficient stocking of materials and products in the warehouse or for moving them to […]

Is triple glazing worth it?

With triple glazing, each window has three panes of glass, with a gas sandwiched in between the layers. The theory is that since double glazing is brilliant at cutting down noise and keeping in heat, triple glazing is going to be even better. But is that true? Image Credit Modern double glazing is more efficient […]

Why We Need to Restore Historic Buildings

Restoring the historic structures of the UK is incredibly important but in an increasingly difficult economic period, some say that money should be spent on more important matters. Why bother with maintaining the dilapidated buildings of the past? When something is deemed historic, it usually means that it has significance worthy of preserving and can […]

Feng Shui and Windows

It is a well-known saying that the eyes are the windows to the soul. In Feng Shui, however, the opposite is the case: windows are the eyes to your home. Their job is to allow you to see what’s outside, and to allow light into the home. According to this ancient Chinese school of thought, […]

A Lot of Concrete!

We hardly give a thought to the concrete, but it is really everywhere. Here are some of the largest concrete structures in the world today: Three Gorges Dam, China Number one goes to the Three Gorges Dam on the Yangtze River in central Hubei province. It is the largest structure made of concrete today in […]

Cleaning and preserving a headstone

It is natural for headstones to discolour and wear down over time due to weathering. However, a variety of conservation and cleaning methods are available that can significantly increase their lifespan. Preparation It is essential to find out what products are OK to put onto a headstone before you begin as normal cleaners can cause […]

Explaining Family Law

Do you have a query about what type of law deals with family matters? There are many different branches of law and family law issues that can be handled by the justice system include events like separation, adoption, divorce, custody matters, financial settlements, asset distribution, guardianship and visitation requests.  This isn’t an exhaustive list by […]

Keeping warm in the old fashioned way.

With our modern homes we don’t have a problem keeping warm. Cavity and loft insulation, double and triple glazed windows plus a warming system like central heating all contribute to making sure that when we come home there is very little need for a jumper. But, if your central heating goes what would you do […]

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