Design Options For Hilly And Sloping Blocks

Many Australian cities have hilly areas, and where you have hills you have sloping blocks. The methods used by Volume Builders are not good solutions for these potentially beautiful blocks. Either they refuse to build on them or they charge the earth for site costs, dig a hole in the block and bury a house…

5 Uses For the Venerable Finial

We see them everywhere; atop poster beds, fines, gates, and as other architectural elements. The finial has a long and storied past dating back to ancient Greece. In fact, they were "signatures", or an artful way to distinguish one man's land from another. Originally made of sandstone and marble, the ancient finials were rather large…

Can not Say Big Words

"Bob" (not his real name) is a salesman who has had difficulty all his life in saying long words. Unfortunately, many of the products he sells are multi-syllabic. A technical expert by training, Bob creatively came up with short nick-names for each product, and a sales pitch of one syllable words that he practiced until…

Obstructive Sleep Apnea – The Anatomy

Whilst dealing with exactly why sleep apnea comes about you need to assist some of the anatomy within the neck and throat as well as the air passes. The air we need goes into your body by way of the air passes in your mouth and nose. The air then travels down inside the pharynx…

Profitable Home Based Businesses

There are a lot of people that are looking for profitable home based businesses. With the convenience of staying at home, comes a lifestyle second to none. Your time is your own and you can devote the amount of time to your business that you require to make it profitable. Perhaps the only downside to…

The Spear of Longinus

The prime mover in the assassination of Julius Caesar was married to a Brutus but I suspect he was less interested in restoring power to the Senate (and in some small way the people of Italy) than he was in his own power. The movie Spartacus does see it as I see it. His persona…

A Guide to Opening a Restaurant in Mexico

Authorization of the name of your restaurant Choose 3 names for your business. Submit them with the Mexican Foreign Affairs Office. Out of the three, the name that does not exist elsewhere, will receive an authorization for using it. It takes not more than 2 days to complete this process. Incorporation of your business Once…

Ways to Achieve Natural Home Lighting

Our home lighting usually depends on artificial lights. We have fluorescent bulbs, LED lights and incandescent bulbs. These artificial sources of light provide us with the necessary lighting we need especially at night. They are convenient sources of light which we can use with only a flick of the switch. These lights take up much…

SEO Article Writing 101

SEO writing is very different from content writing, article writing, story writing and news writing. When I first realized my innate talent for writing stuff and putting thoughts into words, I was still reading Mills and Boons, and it was during this time that my romance storybooks were confused by my classroom teacher because I…

Tile and Grout Cleaning Tips

More people than ever are investing in beautiful tile floors as they discover the durability, beauty and health benefits associated with one of the oldest flooring types in existence. Learn how to select and maintain Dallas tile and grout with these quick tips. 1. Density . Tile flooring comes in a wide variety of density…