Why Use Oak For Your Staircase?

If you are thinking of updating your wooden stairs by replacing the banisters, it's worth spending some time considering which timber to use. After all, stairs are a prominent architectural feature which can make a big difference to the overall look and feel of your hallway. Oak staircases, in particular, are becoming increasingly popular with…

Christmas Decorating Tips

It's Christmas again, and you're looking at the stacks of decorations you put away last January. It can seem like quite a challenge, especially if you do not think you're very good when it comes to decorating. But Christmas decor is something that will definitely get you in the Christmas spirit. With the tips below,…

How to Switch To a Salt Water Pool

With so much talk and publicity about salt water pool systems, more and more people are making the perhaps rash decision to switch their chlorine pools to saltwater sanitization systems. Although many people make this decision quickly and may not have done the research on the salt water technology, there are some consumers who took…

Frontotemporal Dementia

There are many different causes of dementia, the most common one being Alzheimer's disease. Another dementia is called frontotemporal dementia. This particular type of dementia was at first given the name "picks disease" by the psychiatrist Alois Alzheimer. Alois named the condition after a German physician called Arnold Pick, who helped him study this work…

Why Your Business Architecture and Facade Maters

They say that familiarity breeds contempt, and there is a lot to be said for that indeed, however when it comes to your company's exterior those Golden Arches, Architecture, or Exterior Design bring in customers. You see, consumers feel comfortable with familiarity, consistency, and knowing what to expect. The logos, branding, building design matter, they…

How to Properly Care For Your Soldering Iron Tip

Your soldering iron can be an indispensable tool for a number of different projects, ranging from home improvement and electronics repair to metalwork and even arts and crafts! But since this tool is a very delicate, highly specialized instrument, it's important to take good care of it – and that's especially true of the tip,…

5 Tips for a Successful Business Grand Opening

The obvious purpose of a grand opening is to introduce your new business or product to the buying public. Other benefits of a successful Grand Opening are to generate immediate sales and stir up in your staff the energy and excitement that will provide long standing motivation. A successful grand opening requires planning, promotion and…

Florida Sinkholes – Insurance Coverage

With the recent media attention sinkholes have received over the past few months here in Florida and because of my experience with Florida Home Insurance, I thought I'd take a few moments to chat with you about how you might be affected. First, let me ease any fear you, as a homeowner here in Florida,…

Why Mosquito Control Is Important For Your Yard

When you’re trying to enjoy a summer meal out on your patio but mosquitoes make an unwelcome appearance, you can very quickly lose your appetite. When the kids go outside to play in the yard, these pests can drive them right back in. Way too often, these annoying winged insects are responsible for disrupting what…