Neurological Reflex Hammer

With roots dating back to the late 1800’s, the neurological reflex hammer is definitely one of the oldest diagnostic tools used by doctors and physicians. It is still used today, and its most common use is to check the “knee jerk” reaction during regular yearly examinations. It can also be used on other areas of…

Mosaic Art

MOSAIC Mosaic is actually an ill defined term that can have several meanings. However, if we must be technical and insist on having a definition for the art form, it would have to go something like this – “Mosaics is the technique of attaching numbers of discrete coloured pieces of a particular material onto a…

Floor Tiling Essentials

Are you thinking about taking on a tiling project in your home? Adding tile, whether it is on the floor or on the wall in your kitchen or bathroom, can really help add more style to your home and improve it’s value. Once you learn how to tile, you’ll probably find it is actually a…

Contemporary Glass Chandeliers

Glass chandeliers: A Touch of Style and Sparkle They add such a brilliance of gleaming color in your bedrooms, living rooms, foyers, or even over your grand piano, that are actually unsurpassed by any kind of painting or abstract pictures. Until a few years back, the word “chandelier” invoked the lavish images of large crystal…

The First Passenger Elevator

Elevators are devices that are used to carry goods and supplies between floors. The earliest notation of an elevator dates back to 200 BC and is accredited to a Roman architect named Vitruvius. Elevators would continue to be used for thousands of years by people to move goods between floors. While elevators were used for…

Gas, Pellet, Wood and Electric Stoves

There are a number of home heating stoves available, and there are a number of ways to run them too. Let’s consider each one separately. Gas stoves are run by propane gas, meaning that the combustion system is gas, or they can be run by natural gas. It’s a very clean burning gas and the…

Range Cookers Vs Normal Cookers

Range cookers are coming in different sizes and capacities. Larger size of range cooker can perform many operations at the same time. The size of range cookers varies between 90 cm to 150 cm. Having a range cooker in home is equal to having oven, dual grill, burner stove, griddle and rotisserie. The normal cookers…

Handrails For the Disabled

Handrails can be produced in a wide variety of designs for the elderly and disabled people. There are many types of handrails, designed for various disabilities. The ADA, American Disabilities Act, has formed certain boundaries to which public and other places must follow to fully support the people with disabilities. One of the major factors…