Common Commercial Roofing Materials

The most important part of any kind of building is the roof. All roofs are designed to protect the rest of the structure. If the structure is not built with a roof that is compliant with the overall structural design, the building would be destroyed by nature alone. Commercial roofing is a building material that…

What Does Lumber Really Mean To Us?

Lumber, which is also often called timber in the USA, is a selection of wood in any of its pre and post processing stages. It includes all wood from the moment of falling to the time it is ready for use in whatever industry it needs (mainly the building, furniture and paper manufacturing industry). Lumber…

Storage Sheds – Adding Convenience To Your Yard

Storage sheds are used by millions around the world for a number of purposes. If you are looking to purchase one of your own, then you will have to take a number of things into consideration. Some of the factors that you will be considering include size, material, functionality, and mobility. When considering which type…

Network Routing Protocols – IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF, ISIS, BGP

Overview The purpose of routing protocols is to learn of available routes that exist on the enterprise network, build routing tables and make routing decisions. Some of the most common routing protocols include RIP, IGRP, EIGRP, OSPF, IS-IS and BGP. There are two primary routing protocol types although many different routing protocols defined with those…

Seniors Need Income, Not Payments

When I create my personal balance sheet, I list all my assets and liabilities. The assets include bank deposits, investments, retirement accounts – and my home. Of course, my liabilities include credit cards, student loans I signed for (I have three in college), and my mortgage. That's my picture at age 54. But for retires,…

A Major Cause of Stress

Discover that stress is NOT being caused primarily by people or situations, but by your own thoughts and actions. We tend to think of stress as something that occurs because of outside events, such as having financial problems, relationship problems, health problems, or from having too much to do. Certainly events such as these are…

Log Cabins In Spring: What You Should Know

Log cabins are more than just an aesthetic choice. You are making an investment in real estate that can not be understated. It is committing to a beautiful home with a high value, but that requires a bit of maintenance beyond what you would expect from a non-wooden home. Especially as the seasons change. If…

A Summer Wedding

The sunshine had come out to ensure the wedding of footballer Benji and his wife-to-be Sabine had the perfect backdrop. For the month before the excitement had been growing amongst the players and supporters of St Cernin de l’Herm, a village in the south west of France, as the day came ever closer. We had…

Do Video Games Damage Our Brains?

If you play video games frequently, your brain changes – the more of the so-called grey mass is present in the hippocampus of the brain, the healthier the thought organ is. The less of them are present, the higher the risk of developing a brain disease. The computer game League of Legends is a phenomenon:…