The Best Products for Seniors

There may be some retirees out there who believe that every new product that comes out will be useless for them. There may even be some elderly people who resent companies for making products that are too small or too complicated for older generations. While this may be true of some products, there are definitely…

Teenagers – Inside the Teenage Brain

Recent research on the human brain provides parents with shocking new evidence to possibly explain the sometimes irrational, illogical and impulsive behavior of teenagers. Brain researchers can now scan the live teenage brain to observe and examine why these curious and perplexing creatures make so many impulsive and egocentric decisions, that may even sometimes lead…

How to Choose a Garage Door Company

Because garage doors have become a well-known part of the fa├žade of new homes, garage door manufacturers are now offering more styles, materials and color options more than ever before. For those in the market for beautiful new garage doors, here are a couple of options to consider. Decide on Which Material to Choose When…

Wilderness Survival – Hide Your Sniper Scope

The scout sniper student has been gearing up for this moment throughout his training. It is the last test that he must pass before he officially earns the title of scout sniper. He has carefully prepared his gear: a ghillie suit – a camouflage suit to conceal his body, as well as his weapon –…

The Peter Shandy Series by Charlotte MacLeod

Between 1978 and 1996 Charlotte MacLeod published ten Peter Shandy novels, all of them wild, wacky and witty. Her characters range from the straight laced to the totally demented. Her plots are frequently laugh out loud funny. If you like unconventional mysteries that are well written I suggest that you try this series. In the…

Tips for Lighting Vaulted Ceilings

Vaulted ceilings are incredibly appealing to today’s buyers. Once purchased or rented, people begin to notice that they can be dark and dreary if not properly lit. This leaves many people wondering what type of light fixtures to use and how to light the area in a proper, attractive way. Fortunately, lighting a vaulted ceiling…

Concrete and Jersey Barrier

Precast jersey barriers have universal usage; they are ideal for securing vacant properties or buildings, and prove to be a very efficient deterrent to unwelcome visitors. As more and more industrial units and factories are becoming empty, owners want peace of mind knowing that their buildings are not going to be vandalised and damaged. Concrete…

Could the Great Chicago Fire Been Prevented?

Nearly 300 deaths More than 2,000 acres 17,500 buildings 73 miles of road 90,000 left homeless $222,000 in damage The destruction of between two and three million books from private library collections What do these have numbers have in common? If you answered the Great Chicago Fire of October 1893, you would be correct. And…

Types of Wallpaper

Today’s wallpapers are convenient and practical to use in case you want to renovate or change the appearance of your walls. You can choose from various widths (18 to 27 inches) of wallpaper in the market. A whole sheet of wallpaper can cover an area of 36 square feet but since walls too have different…