Lean Process Improvement in Health Care

Introduction US hospitals are in for a transformative awakening. They are facing the most sweeping change to health care since Medicare was enacted in the 1960s. The Patient Protection Act recently signed into law, fundamentally alters the healthcare landscape for all hospitals and medical care facilities. Demand for services will increase astronomically, as 30 to…

Improve Gas Millage

With gas prices out of control it's more important than ever to learn the steps on how to improve gas millage in all vehicles. This is not "rocket science" but there are a few things you can do to see immediate results. There are many easy procedures and things you can do that are free…

How to Remove Mold & Mildew From Awnings

This Basic guide will help you know how to efficiently remove mold and mildew from awnings. Mildew is actually what is left from mold settling into areas that get wet or stay wet often. We fight this mold and mildew often in our bathrooms, but in this article, we are going to discuss mold and…

Potholes and the Accidents They Cause

Have you ever been driving down the road and suddenly your car slams into a pothole? If the pothole was shallow, then you feel as if you have just taken a tumble within your car. If you’re unlucky and the pothole was deep and wide, your car might sustain heavy damage to the suspension and…

How to Use Stained Glass Patterns For Mosaics

There are patterns designed specifically for mosaics, but you do not have to be limited by using just mosaic patterns. If you find a stained glass pattern, you can easily adapt it for mosaics. The major difference between a mosaic pattern and a pattern for stained glass deals with the spacing between the pieces of…

Should I Spay or Neuter My Cat

Since the risks are very low, most common answer to the question ‘Should I spay or neuter my cat?,’ is ‘Yes.’ Unless you have a purebred cat you intend on using for breeding purposes, the reasons for spaying or neutering far outweigh any grounds for not. The reasons a person would consider whether or not…

Installing Elevators in Commercial Buildings

Installing elevators in commercial buildings will be a great help to mobility challenged individuals since it would enable them to access stairways safely and comfortably. These are also ideal for all kinds of users working in multistory buildings. Being cost-effective accessibility equipments, these devices are commonly used in commercial establishments such as hospitals, schools, railway…

Weight Plates – Choosing Plates for Your Home Gym

Usually made of cast iron, steel, or any other heavy-duty metal, weight plates are considered as the best addition for a full range intensity exercise with barbells. With different weights available that can amount to even more than 100 pounds, they can enhance your free weight training so your muscles can become stronger and more…

The Benefits of Outdoor Wood Stoves

Outdoor wood stoves use renewable energy, are less expensive than many other heating systems, and are safer than indoor wood stoves. Outdoor wood stoves create heat by pumping water heated by the wood fire into the house through underground pipes. Once the hot water is inside the home, it is used in conjunction with the…