What is an Engineered Wood Floor

With the world warming and the need to keep houses cooler the carpet is probably starting to look like a second option. We might want to think about using alternative forms of flooring to try and combat this. Sadly a thick carpet is going to retain the heat. Whilst this may have been appropriate in…

Where to Put Sprinklers in Your Garden

Whether you are using a lawn sprinkler system or a stand alone unit, it is important that you understand the basics of how they work and what you need to know before you start installing them. Knowing where you will be placing these devices is also important. Most people choose to place them in their…

Signs of a sewerage problem

Think you might have a blocked or damaged sewer pipe? Here are some common signs: 1) Blocking of wastewater Sanitary sewer backups typically occur in the lowest open drain. A backup of wastewater is usually caused by a blockage somewhere in the line. If you experience a backup every time you run water into your…

Which Dog Names Take the Lead?

For many dog owners, their pooch is considered a member of the family rather than just a pet. When it comes to choosing a name, therefore, many owners give as much thought to deciding what to call a dog as they would a new baby. In fact, research shows that many of the most popular…

Is a Countryside Business for you?

Many of us dream of leaving the rat race and avoiding long daily commutes on overcrowded roads and rail networks. More and more are turning those dreams into reality now as they set up their own businesses much closer to home. The increase in the number of small start-ups looking for commercial premises is leading…

Three of the Saints of Ireland

Ireland has a long and rich history, and a big part of it are the patron saints of Ireland. Here are some of the most famous saints of Ireland and a little bit of information about them… St Patrick – The most famous of all the Irish saints, St Patrick’s day on March 17th is…

Three Ways to Protect Your Business Premises

Your business premises are definitely something to protect, and sadly also something that is definitely in need of protection. They may well contain valuables, such as computers and other equipment, valuable materials, and products. This can make them the target of criminals who could damage your property and steal those valuables from your business, resulting…