A Stair Lift Guide

There are three ways of providing access between floors for the handicapped or disabled; residential elevators, stair lifts and platform lifts. By far the most popular method of residential lift is the home chair stair lift. The reasons why they are preferred by the majority is because of ease of installation and price. Residential elevators…

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Beyond the "Elevator Pitch"

We hear a lot in business literature about how it's important to have an "elevator pitch" – a prepared speech about our business that's so concise we could deliver it to someone on a brief elevator ride. We're often told to memorize our elevator pitch and practice it in the mirror, making sure we look…

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Aluminium Checker Plate

Aluminium checker plate is a common material in commercial and industrial settings. Although it has a distinct pattern, the plate is generally not considered to be an aesthetic marvel. However, the plate type is widely used because of its versatility, non-slip capabilities, and easiness to clean. It may also be known as diamond plate, floor…

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Discover The Secrets of Using a Slow Cooker

No human can resist the sensuous delights of a stew, barbecue or leg of lamb slow-cooked until it it is meltingly tender. No matter what the latest trends are in cooking, slow cooking is just as popular as ever. A slow cooker does a terrific job preparing hearty, fulfilling foods: thick stews with vegetables, bubbling…

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5 Steps to Building a 12V Solar Panel

It is easy to build a 12V solar panel if you know how – there are only 5 major steps involved. The sequence of these steps is especially important. If you follow it, you will have fewer problems constructing your solar panel and it will get easier as you build it. The information here is…

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Custom Wood Plank Doors

Plank doors are very unique because they are designed with narrow, vertical planks that join together to fill the panel space of the door. These doors are both functional and attractive, and they can instantly turn a "blah" room into something with a lot more character. Whether you're building a new home and deciding on…

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Business Plan Writing Plan

A well structured business plan can provide in-depth understanding of your existing or proposed business. A wide vision will be provided, showing your own goals, objectives and information regarding your available finances and additional funds you will require. When drafting your own business plan, there are four key areas that require specific attention: – The…

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Express Yourself Through Stair Design

What most homeowners fail to see and oftentimes overlook is the stair design. Many think that a stair's design will not affect the whole theme of the house, but what they did not see is that the stairs can also be decorated and styled according to your own personal touch. Expressing yourself through your very…

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Guide to Stamp Collecting

20 million Americans collect postage stamps as one of their hobbies. Some have a few small boxes where they squirrel away any old, pretty stamps they find, while others have fancy albums with rare, expensive stamps filling each page. Either way, collecting stamps is a fun hobby and a creative way to document different time…

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Why Use a Retractable Baby Gate?

Retractable baby gates are probably the least commonly purchased and used gates which is surprising considering the huge benefits of using them. Not only do they provide the safety aspect to your child or children that all parents look for when buying baby safety gates, but there are some really great benefits to them too.…

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Field-Effect Sensors Eliminate Pump Switch Failure: Residential Applications

Executive Summary Field-Effect sensing has the unique ability to detect fluids and semi-solid materials without making direct contact. If the material being targeted is conductive in nature, and the barrier wall through which is being is non-conductive, then Field-Effect is the technology of choice. Field-Effect sensing technology is ideally suited for sump, lift station, underground…

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The Positive Effects of Exercise on the Brain

Most of us are aware that aerobic exercise can help with depression, but further research suggests that exercise can also improve the cognitive functioning of people with depression. Improvements occur in the frontal and pre-frontal areas of the brain particularly in the executive functions of memory including planning, organisation and multi-tasking. It is thought that…

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