Understanding Lift Chairs

Lift chairs look like standard recliners, but they lift and lower to help people sit and rise without strain. There are a number of conditions that making sitting down or standing up painful, difficult or impossible. Lift recliners ease the pain of movement, slow the movement to prevent dizziness, and often make the movement possible…

Elevator Networking

What is the Elevator Pitch? Old school sales personnel were told to get in a lift with your prospective customer and tell him all about your products while they were stuck in the lift with you. It was also named this because sales people were too good at talking and would go on, and on…

Who Gets a Personalised Number Plate?

For those of you watching The Apprentice last week, you’ll have noticed that the winner Tom Pellereau stepped into the vehicle that epitomises Lord Sugar every week – AMS 1. For the past 12 weeks, I’ve been lovingly looking at the car and the very personalised registration  plate . I got to thinking that while personalised…

Stove Safety

How many times has it happened to you, or have you heard of it happening to someone. You’ve got supper on the go and the something happens to distract you, the phone rings, the kids get into something or a surprise visitor pops in. Next thing you know suppers burnt, the pots boiled dry or…

My Favorite Cooker Smoker

Before the Weber cooker smoker, I had a horizontal smoker which had a fire chamber on one side. It was pretty good, except one thing – temperature control problem. If you don’t make BBQ too often then it’s OK. Some of my friends (who had a Weber smoker) advised me to buy it, since it’s…

Plastic Tubing

Plastic is widely used as a construction material all over the world. It offers a unique range of options to choose from for construction and fabrication.   Plastic  is a synthetic material that is used in homes and offices for fabrications purposes such as concealing electrical wiring, making bathroom doors, applying  panels  along a false ceiling,…

The Importance of a Plan

There are quite a few things you need to do when you want to turn things around in your life, such as, creating more time and making more money, but if you don’t do the first most important thing you will get lost along the way. Make a  Plan . Now  plans  can’t always be laid…

Beautiful and Functional Handrails for Stairs

A staircase is the centerpiece of the home. It serves a function, to be sure, and furthermore, as a large architectural feature, it also contributes significantly to the home’s overall style. Therefore, the choice of stair components can be a good way to give your home or commercial property a whole new look, or to…

Deck Balusters: Making Your Measurements

Deck balusters are essential for two reasons: they fill the role of both functionality and form. No one builds a big structure onto the back of their house without at least partially hoping it looks nice. What makes it looks nice is a series of small decisions, each of which blends with the others in…

Paradigm Shifts and Quantum Leaps

What is a Paradigm Shift? First lets look at what a paradigm is, before we can learn how to shift one. A paradigm could be described as a model, a pattern, a template, a standard or an archetype. It is usually applied to a certain or specific way of seeing or doing things. A paradigm…

What Do You Know About Duodenal Switch Surgery?

Duodenal  switch  surgery is also known as vertical gastrectomy. It is considered as one of most difficult weight loss surgeries. There are two surgical techniques in duodenal  switch  surgery. One is known as restrictive and other one is malabsorptive. Reducing the size of stomach is included in the restrictive component. Surgeon will remove some portion…

Chakra Meditation And Its Benefits

How can chakra meditation benefit you? Read on to find out. 1. Stablize Your Mood: Research has shown that meditation activates the left pre-frontal cortex, an area of the brain associated with positive feelings such as calmness, inner peace, and happiness. Repeated activation of the left pre-frontal cortex has been shown to reduce stress and…