Revamping Your Staircase With Ease

Have you ever seen stair cases which look very ordinary from afar and then when you come closer you see that there's a charming trinket-like design on the balustrade? How about seeing a staircase that looks bright and grand from afar but really it's just made of simple fixtures, only used in a different and…

Great Thanksgiving Decorations for Your Home

Thanksgiving is a special time of year in the United States. What more could you ask for than family, food and football? It’s a time to be thankful for all you have and all of the special relationships in your life. It’s a time to reflect on your past, your present and your future. Thanksgiving…

Sports Illustrated Magazine

Although Sports Illustrated is an extremely popular magazine (primarily with a male readership) these days, there were similar magazines called Sports Illustrated which failed before the current incarnation of the magazine that arrives on news stands and in mailboxes across the country. Hard as it may be to believe, sports journalism was once considered beneath…

Collision Repair: How Much Damage Is Too Much?

From minor bumps to high-speed crashes, most car accidents result in damages that require the expertise of an auto body repair shop. Collision repair isn’t always simple. Even minor accidents can cause auto body damage that is expensive and timely to repair. The type of impact and the style of the damaged car both play…

Three Types Of a House Builder – Who Are They?

In Australia, we currently have three different types of a house builder – the 'high-end custom house builder', the 'production house builder', and the 'small, hands-on house builder'. If you are looking to build a house, you need to determine which of these builders is the best for your project, and here's how: The 'High-End…

Discovery of Infrared Rays

The discoverer of the infrared rays, Sir Frederick William Herschel was born in Hanover, Germany in 1738. He was well known both as a musician and astronomer. In the year 1757 he immigrated to England where his daughter Carolina built a telescope. His most famous discovery was of the planet Uranus in year 1781. In…

Indoor Lighting Technique, Pros and Cons of a Few Designs

Spring is a huge time for home renovations and construction. People are redeveloping their interior and exterior, implementing the ideas that mulled through their head all winter. Since the time for work is now, maybe it’s finally time to change up your home’s lighting design to manage mood, aesthetic, and energy consumption for the coming…

Staying Cool During Radiant Barrier Installation

One of the downsides of do-it-yourself radiant barrier installation is that you'll probably be doing it in an uncomfortably hot attic. You can try to work mostly during the cool early morning hours or after dark, but that does not work for everyone. Fortunately, there are a couple of different ways to keep yourself cool…