How Can Sinusitis Affect Vision?

It is not un-usual for sinusitis to have an effect on your vision. The most common symptoms are things like blurry eyes, a dull ache in the eye socket and photophobia. Although they are often ignored, these problems can lead to very even more devastating symptoms. The small openings in the facial bones, in the…

Should You Be Using Copper Compression Fittings?

Copper piping is very popular for plumbing, because of copper’s resistance to corrosion. When you are fixing, changing or rearranging copper pipe, you can cut the existing pipe and solder it together. Soldering, or sweating, copper pipe is the best way to connect two pipes together, or to connect pipes to fittings, because the seal…

Opening a Medical Office

Opening a Medical Practice! If you are a physician launching a private practice, or at least considering starting a medical practice, most likely it means it is time for you to do it. The first thing on your mind should be a business plan, it is recommended to draft one on your own and then…

Pond Liners – The Hole Story

Sometimes I get calls from people who have purchased a new home with an old pond that has a big problem. The number one complaint is that it will not hold water; second is that the water is green; third is that the rock work is ugly – an eyesore! At that point I ask…

Kitchen Lighting Tips

Out of all the lighting projects in the home, one of the most overlooked rooms is the kitchen. Since modern kitchens are replacing traditional kitchens and becoming popular places to congregate over coffee or a snack, kitchen lighting is also developing along with today’s modern needs. Kitchens require specific lighting to aid in food preparation…

Parking Lot Lights – Is Your Parking Lot Safe?

Parking lot lights are an important part of many businesses, a part that can sometimes be a bit neglected. Good use of commercial lighting can help create a safer environment for your employees, customers and your business while also creating an attractive atmosphere. Parking Lot Lighting Creating a safe atmosphere is important for those working…

Fireproof the Movie Review

A flower may wither, but, will it die? That depends on you. Fireproof the Movie is a story of expectation that captivates you from the very opening scene as Captain Caleb Holt, played by Kirk Cameron, is reaming out another fireman (Eric Harmon) about leaving his partner at the scene of fire a fire. Since…

Solar Tube Skylights – Sunshine for Small Spaces

Solar tube skylights, also known as light pipes and tubular skylights channel the light from a small skylight, down through a high reflectance duct, to a ceiling mounted diffusing lens. Solar tube skylights are advantageous in deep roof construction or when the area to be lighted is too small for a standard sized skylight. Typical…

Beechwood Laminate Floor

Although it is well known as one of the softest timbers that’s used for flooring, beechwood is still very attractive as a flooring option. To accomplish the same look in a better, tougher alternative, one would be wise to look to beech laminate flooring instead of real wood. Beech laminate is really superior to the…

Backup Sump Pump Review – What is Right For You?

What is a Backup Sump Pump? A backup sump pump is another pump that is installed to operate should the primary sump pump fail. Surprisingly enough there are many reasons a primary pump may fail including: electrical power outage, float or switch failure, broken impeller or drive shaft, clogged intake screen. What Factors Should Be…