Energy Saving GLS Light Bulbs

The term GLS, when applied to lighting, literally means ‘General Lighting Service’; the name is usually applied to an incandescent bulb with a traditional bulb shape. However the growth in popularity of power saving bulbs has meant that there are a wide range of energy efficient equivalents available. Replacing traditional incandescent bulbs in the home…

The Three Greatest Barriers to Organizational Change

The need for rapid organizational change is a fact of life in today’s business environment. While there may be a few companies whose leaders are committed to a belief that it is good for everyone to “shake things up” from time to time, most organizational change is undertaken to accomplish key strategic goals. No matter…

How to Remove System Security Virus Infection

System Security is a type of rogue security malware, or smitfraud. It is distributed via malicious websites, but also comes bundled with fake video codecs. Given the ubiquity of video content on the web these days, most PC users are used to installing all kinds of codecs needed to play clips or movies. Unlike many…

Epoxy Floor Coatings – A Durable and Sustainable Finish!

When an industry seeks for technological advancement, it looks for the most innovate state-of-the-art production and maintenance facilities to edify its foundation. Although industry provides its customers with quality and value, it also needs to put as much pride in its facility as it does for its product. A Sluggish growth hinders success. However, one…

Gland Packing Vs Mechanical Seals

Which is the Better Seal – Gland Packing or Mechanical Seal? Gland packing and mechanical seals both are very important components of shafts and pumps. Countless engineering applications rely on these devices to properly function. Although seals and packings have similar functions, using either depends on budget, personal preferences, and more importantly, application requirements. For…

Data Collection Plan

The Data Measurement Plan: – Data Collection Plans are used in the Measure Phase of Lean Six Sigma projects. For each performance measure (Y), update a data collection plan to: – Include MSA (Measurement System Analysis) measure plan (Gantt chart, MS-Project plan is Optional) – Add Financial measure plan if separate from performance Y –…

Inversion Tables Certainly Do Work

Undoubtedly the question I’m asked most about inversion tables and inversion therapy is “do inversion tables work”? You only need to look at the comments left on various websites by people who have used one to see what a difference an inversion table can make to their lives. Let’s have a look first at how…

Appreciating What You Have In Your Life

Sometimes it’s difficult to appreciate what you have in your life because you might be looking at and longing for what you don’t have. When you can be grateful for the love and abundance in your life right now, you are less likely to be stressed or anxious about what you feel is missing or…

The How And Why Of Bridging The Reins

When teaching my beginner jump student one day, her horse was becoming a bit strong over fences. Though she was sufficiently capable of handling him, she was slightly concerned as she suffered muscle weakness in one arm from an old injury. That weakness sometimes prevented her from maintaining consistent contact on both reins when she…

Lewmar V700 Vertical Windlass Review

Taking performance in recreational boating to the next level, Lewmar have developed the brilliant V700 windlass. This windlass represents true luxury at an affordable price. This stunning looking unit is the small fry of the “V” series windlass and best suited for vessels between 20 foot to 35 foot. You will fall in love with…

What is the SDS System?

What does SDS mean? This is a common question asked by a DIY novice. To make matters worse there are three types of these drills available: SDS Plus, SDS Top and SDS Max. This article provides a basic grounding in what the SDS system is, where it originated and what part of the system you…

How to Choose Floor Tiles For Your Home

Your home is your very own personal space where you can give a free run to your creative ideas. And choosing good floor tiles can indeed seem an easy and challenging task, especially if you do have a creative bent of mind! The size and design required for your flooring should be calculated before choosing…

Formalism in Art – The Significance of Forms

Formalism – The Concept and History Different art historians give credit to different artists and critics for proposing the concept of Formalism. Greek philosopher Plato (428 BC-348 BC) made a reference of ‘edios’ (forms) in his Theory of Forms or Ideas. According to him, human eyes can see an object as a fundamental form, modified…

How to Stage a Dining Room in 7 Simple Steps

When preparing your home for sale, every room counts. The dining room is no exception; often this room of the home is a central hub of family life and entertaining. This room of the home can often be very personalized with family photos, heirlooms and collections as well. By effectively staging your dining room, you’ll…