Why do People Put Stuff in Storage?

Self storage companies such as this self storage Highbridge based company seem to be all over the place – but that is because they are in high demand. These are just some of the reasons that people use self-storage companies… Image Credit Moving House – This is one of the biggest reasons for using storage.…

Interesting facts about the Mighty Oak

Oak is officially the nation’s favourite tree but how much do you know about it? It is a symbol of endurance, after standing for thousands of years across the country. Here are some interesting facts about this most glorious tree: Shocking! Oak trees are much more likely to be struck by lightning than other trees.…

How to stay healthy and well in retirement

Many people associate retirement with deteriorating health and lack of mobility. Although your body will change as you age, you can stay healthy throughout your retirement years and appreciate many activities the same as before. You’ll want to stay mobile, stay sharp, and continue to have a social life. Image credit Focus on education. You’re…

The best qualities of concrete

Concrete is the most widely used construction material because of its many unique advantages. Here are just a few: Economical The production costs for concrete are low compared to other materials. It is also widely available across the world and inexpensive compared to other materials such as steel and polymers. The ingredients that make up…

Big Brother is watching and more is to come

Since its launch in 2009 the British pressure group known a Big Brother Watch has undertaken extensive research and recording of incidents relating to issues around civil liberties and personal privacy. As a whole the group tackles a wide range of topics and regularly publishes reports and fact sheets which share their detailed findings. Image…

Where does Diesel fuel come from?

Diesel fuel is another bi product of the petro-chemical industry. It was invented by Rudolf Diesel, a German scientist whilst he was trying to make a car run on coal dust. When that didn’t work he tried to use other substances like Vegetable oil and peanut oil. Diesel’s engine relied on a compressed air ignition…