Bath Waste Kits Explained – Concealed Waste Kits

The term bath waste kit is used to refer to various combinations of the plumbing required when fitting a bath, usually confined to those parts above the bathroom floor and not inside a wall. All waste kits are either concealed or exposed. A concealed waste kit is one where the plumbing under the bath will…

The Benefits of Humility

True humility means to live without a sense of ego. When we are humble we get joy through serving others and giving joy to others. True humility means we have a sense of oneness with others; when we are humble we can get joy from others achievements. Humility does not mean self-criticism. Humility does not…

Where Did LED Technology Come From?

Light-emitting diodes (LEDs) were an accidental discovery at first. At the beginning of the 20th century, it was discovered that when electricity was applied to the semiconductor Silicon Carbide (SiC) it produced a light. This light was too dim to be of any use so the research was never distributed. This could have been the…

The History of Mixed Media Art

Mixed media art is a kind of artwork in which several mediums are employed. There’s an important difference between “mixed-media” artworks and “multimedia art”. Mixed media mean a work of visual art that mixes numerous traditionally unique visual art media. To provide an example, a work on canvas that mixes paint, ink, as well as…

5S in the Office Today

Picture this scenario- an organized workspace, less stress, less chaos, a semblance of order. It would be nice to be surrounded by this thriving and productive environment. The goal of organizing a productive office like this one is attainable and sustainable. More than sixty years ago Toyota created the 5S system, a method of organizing…

Selling with Non-Verbal Communication

Non-Verbal Communication can be mightier than your words; this is especially true in-person. Your words are important, but your body language and “para-language” may transmit a louder message. Studies have shown that people can “size up” another person in as little as three to four seconds. This judgment is a basic mammalian response that uses…

Top Three Reasons to Wear Running Arm Sleeves

Running arm sleeves have become a common sight at races and favorite local running trails everywhere. These running sleeves became popularized by elite athletes looking for that next PR and are now used by every day athletes. There are many reasons to use running arm sleeves ranging from increasing comfort during runs to speeding recovery.…

Istanbul Property For Sale

Istanbul is located in the Europe and Asia continent, frequently referred as Eurasia. Between two continents, Istanbul is considered as a cultural and commercial bridge. The Bosphorus not only separates the two continents, but also bonds the Black Sea to the Sea of Marmara. Beyond the political and commercial importance, the Bosphorus reflects its beauty…

Fixed TV Mounts – Pros & Cons

Before you think about buying any type of fixed TV mounts, it is important to know where you are planning on mounting your TV. Fixed TV mounts are the most limiting when it comes to brackets as they hold the TV flush against a wall. As a result of their limitations and where they are…

Accurizing the Beretta M9 or 92FS Series Guns

This article is strictly geared towards qualified, professional gunsmiths who are both accredited and insured and have sufficient experience to perform work on semi-automatic pistols. Also caveat: this article is more geared towards accurizing for “bullseye” or NRA conventional pistol than for IPSC, IDPA, USPSA, etc. Accurizing the Beretta M9 (or 92FS, which is the…