Moving megaliths in the past

Thank goodness we live in the modern world. Let’s be realistic if we had to move half the stuff we do today or rely on getting something to A to B we’d be pretty stuck. It is a lot easier to move items and build them from scratch nowadays. If you are looking to extend…

Inventive uses if you have a flat roof.

Do you have a flat roof? If the answer is yes then you are quite wrong because no roofs are truly flat they all have a slight downward slope in them for rain run off. One thing is certain they all need a bit of love and care and a Flat Roofing Bristol company like…

When is it time to get a stairlift?

As we get older, the time may come when everyday tasks become more difficult than they used to. Walking up the stairs often places a great deal of pressure on the joints and muscle groups that the elderly can find very sore. Other problems such as arthritis or a prior hip fracture – as well…

The importance of working safely with electricity

Electric voltage and electric current present in regular businesses and homes have enough power to cause death by electrocution. You might be surprised to learn that even changing a bulb on a lamp that is still plugged into the mains can be hazardous! What kind of injury can you get from electrical current? People get…

The wonderful world of windows

Sitting in our homes during the winter season and looking out over the frosty landscapes whilst sitting all snug and warm, it can be hard to think of a time when people didn’t have access to the environmental luxuries that we have as standard today. Windows for example are a relatively new concept in terms…

Britain’s Oldest Trees

The older the tree, the more stories it has to tell. Fortunately, the UK is home to a large number of old trees, trees that would have witnessed some very important historical events. Ancient trees have been worshiped, become part of local legends and even fear for hundreds of years. Here are some of the…

Some of the best kitchen design blogs

If you’re looking for inspiration for a fresh new kitchen design, there are various blogs dedicated to the subject; staffed by very passionate people who love talking about kitchen interiors and fittings. Here are some to get following straight away: 1. Ideal Home With a focus on practical suggestions for kitchens of all budgets, the…

Record breaking trees

Trees are majestic and beautiful, providing us with the air we need to breathe. They can be very large and grand or small and compact, but whatever the size or appearance of them, we need them and more of them. Trees provide us with everything from shelter and oxygen through to paper and timber that…

Different ways to remove asbestos from your bathroom

Asbestos is known for its durability, fire resistance, and padding qualities. But it has been noted that asbestos causes more harm than good and is no longer suggested to be used in buildings. Asbestos-containing objects could be used in the bathrooms on the walls, fixtures, and floors. It was commonly used in the 60s due…