Different Types of Glass

Float Glass Float glass has a high degree of light transmission and is the simplest type of glass available. It often serves as a base for laminated, toughened, or coated glass. It is the most affordable glass and comes in a variety of colours and opacities. This glass can be used for smaller windows, splashbacks,…

How Granite Headstones are Made

Every granite headstone begins its life at a quarry. Quarrymen use a pneumatic drill to bore vertical holes into bedrock along a cut line that is usually 20 ft deep. To cut granite blacks from the bedrock, they then use large steel bits with teeth to cut into the core of the rock. These blocks…

The Science of Fung Shui

Fung Shui is an ancient Chinese art that relies on scientific calculations to balance the chi in your home for a more positive space. There are a few key elements to understand when redecorating with respect to Fung Shui. Commanding Positions The commanding positions in your home refer to the most important furniture pieces in…

Different Types of Shredders

Whether for home or office work, the right shredder can make a huge difference in your security and productivity. There are a variety of shredders that perform at different speeds and shred papers differently. Let’s investigate the different types of shredders available for residential and commercial use. When categorizing paper shredders, we look at their…

How Much Waste Does One Person Produce in a Year?

We all know that some people are more wasteful than others; some of us don’t recycle, we wrap presents in fresh rather than recycled paper or gift bags, some people buy products with lots of packaging – the list goes on. You might think that you’re a relatively eco-friendly citizen, but how much waste does…

What First-Time Home Buyers Need to Know

Buying a home for the first time is a nerve-wracking and overwhelming experience. While a professional real estate team can help with the process, it’s good to be prepared ahead of time. Here’s some good advice to know before you head out looking at houses for sale: Be Prepared for the Fees. It’s important to…

The Benefits of a Courier Service

You browse for an hour or two; you hit order; you immediately check the status of your order even though it’s only been three seconds; you wait a few hours or a day to receive shipping information; your package is set to arrive in 24-48 hours; excitement fills you and you count down the minutes…

Common Tooth and Gum Issues

No matter how much we try to take care of our teeth, some tooth and gum issues are simply inescapable. Here are the most common tooth and gum issues that a dentist’s office can help prevent, or at least provide the solution to:   Cavities Cavities are the most common tooth problem that a dentist…

Tips for Looking Young Longer

No one likes getting older. We all want to remain young for as long as possible, but your body doesn’t understand that wrinkles and sagging skin aren’t acceptable. If your aging is getting you down, there are many ways to boost that youthful appearance and bring back that glow. Here are some tips and tricks…

Benefits of Building a Custom Home

If you can afford the upfront costs of building a custom home, it is absolutely the best way to go. While arguably more stressful than simply purchasing a home already built, there are numerous reasons why custom is the way to go. Custom home builders are skilled in bringing your unique personality to life in…