The "Green" Life of Polished Concrete

Nowadays more and more architects, interior designers, building contractors and of the general public get involved with environmentally friendly projects, which are supported by: the Canadian government, Ontario rebate programs, non-for profit organizations and media coverage. Polished concrete floors are one of such projects. The latest diamond technology that gets the concrete surface naturally polished…

Black Soil and Soils High in Fines

Endurazyme / Lime / Rice husk ash blend. Black laterite soils in Indonesia. Much research has been done to into the problem of soils high in fines and plastic index in areas that have no gravels available within reasonable reach. Over the years waste materials such as fly ash or pozzolanic materials have been used…

Candy Bar Cards – How to Make Them

Making a candy bar card to mark a special occasion can be a novel and memorable way to make someone's day. All it takes is a little thought and a few simple materials, plus a few chocolates of course. This way your project winds up being a sweet gift as well as a greeting card.…

I'm Moving – Simple Steps to Follow

There is a vast list of organisations that you need to inform. It therefore makes sense to send them a standard letter with a gap for you to add relevant reference and account details. As well as all the organisations and people listed opposite, tell the post office so that mail will be redirected. You'll…

Different Types of Clay and Their Uses

Clay modeling is a fun and enjoyable hobby for many. Kneading, squashing and shaping the soft clay into different shapes and forms is quite easy. It comes as ready to use and you can make almost anything you wish with this malleable and putty like substance. In fact, it must be about the most versatile…

If Your Heart’s Not In It

What single trait fuels a child that rivets a nation to their talent, an athlete to rush past all boundaries, a war to be won against all odds, or even a single glance we witness between two people that becomes unforgettable… legendary? Their heart’s in it; when the heart is engaged, the fuel of the…

Estate Fencing: Beauty and Function

The art of estate fencing involves keeping your property protected from trespassers while maintaining its beauty. The goal is to find fencing materials and design that add appeal to your estate while keeping it secure. The most common type of estate fencing is wrought iron railings. The fence is made from metal bars that are…

How NOT To Fall At The Last Fence

As Independent Professionals we generate attention and interest by focusing on results and benefits, not on the process. But that's not enough to actually make the sale. The initial reaction we get from our marketing message is key. We've put in the work on our audio logo … it's powerful. We have the attention of…

Hotels Today

Today hotels are much more than just a place to stay over when traveling. The hospitality industry has witnessed a tremendous transformation in the past two decades. The hospitality segment is witnessing heavy investments with rising consumer demand for business cum luxury hotels. This had created a healthy competition in the market and the hotels…

Keep the Bed Bugs Off

Bed bugs are a nuisance at all costs. They interfere with your sleep. The bites cause skin irritation. Once they attack you they are extremely hard to get rid of. The process of elimination may also be very costly. The best way to avoid them is prevention. Prevention is the cheapest way and the key…

Different Kinds of Property

When you say property, it refers for a broad kind of thing because property is really a general word that needs to be very specific. A property includes the following: a. It might be a land b. A house c. A resort d. Jewelries e. Car f. Buildings g. Farm h. Business entity Or for…

Mortise and Tenon Joints

Mortise and tenon is one of the oldest and simplest joints around, but it is also one of the strongest. When tested against other joints by Wood Magazine, the mortise and tenon joint took two to three times more force to break than any other joint that they tested. It also took the award for…

Incorporating Dowels In Bathroom Decor

Of all the available woodworking supplies, dowel is perhaps one of the most remarkable. In addition to being quite versatile, it is also equally economical. With this unique and beneficial combination comes the opportunity to craft home decorum or woodwork home improvements. The uses of dowel can be implemented in all areas within the home,…