Tips for matching flooring thats old with new

Tips for matching flooring thats old with new

There are few things in life more satisfying than successfully laying new flooring. This is certainly the case when you’re trying to match old and new flooring together, whilst also making it look seamless. So, what’s the best way to achieve this? Image Credit What’s the reason for new flooring? If you are installing new flooring because you have lived in your house a while and you want a fresh look and plan on staying…

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The beauty of a royal wedding.

The beauty of a royal wedding.

As a nation we have been lucky enough, over the last few years to have the privilege of watching the wedding of Megan Markle to Prince Harry and Princess Eugenie and Jack Brooksbank. Royal weddings are always something spectacular to watch and similarly to the wedding of Kate Middleton to Prince William these most recent weddings haven’t disappointed with the level of elegance. You often find many a famous face dressed in a variety of…

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Healthy and hearty winter recipes

Healthy and hearty winter recipes

There’s been a definite change in the weather recently, and summer appears to be over for another year, so instead of lamenting the loss of warm days and long, sunny evenings, it’s time to look forward to dark evenings and delicious comfort food. Image Credit Comfort food needn’t mean junk food, however, and not everything needs to be stodgy. Also, not everything is full of calories, so choose a proper meal and dig in, guilt-free….

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Government will provide £350 million to Birmingham brownfield site home building

Government will provide £350 million to Birmingham brownfield site home building

The Government has recently announced a £350 million investment boost to new home building in the West Midlands region of the UK. The investment will be used to help build 215,000 houses across a number of developments in the region. The announcement was made by Chancellor Phillip Hammond back in the 2018 Spring Statement. Image Credit The full investment amount of £350 million is made up of a £250 million grant intended to develop Brownsite…

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Tips for holding successful team building events

Tips for holding successful team building events

Team cohesion is the backbone of any working relationship. When you get groups of individuals together who naturally come from different backgrounds it can lead to some difficult situations. One of the best ways in which you can combat this is to look at ways in which you can build the morale within the group and team working within your staff to make for a more productive and happy working environment. Image Credit You can…

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An introduction to blast gate dampers

An introduction to blast gate dampers

In workshops and factories that have dust extraction systems installed, you will often have several machines feeding into the same ducts. In order to control the airflows and ensure that the system is properly efficient blast gate dampers are used. Image Credit Dust in the workplace is hazardous, so proper extraction systems are essential – http://www.hse.gov.uk/pubns/cis69.pdf. Not only that, they need to work effectively. Using blast gate dampers gives better control, ensuring that machines creating…

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How to combat loneliness in your older friends or family

How to combat loneliness in your older friends or family

Loneliness in the older populace is very normal, yet there are ways we can help our elderly friends and relatives to carry on mingling and socialising. Regardless of whether you have considered it or not, there are a few different ways to get your folks out and have them really develop their network of friends. Taking them to the Gym Being overly physical in old age isn’t recommended but regular gentle exercise is highly beneficial…

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Tips to becoming a wedding dress designer

Tips to becoming a wedding dress designer

Designing and making wedding dresses is a dream job for many people. Making brides’ wishes come true can be extremely rewarding. Image Credit It also can be a challenging career path as it requires very high-level dressmaking skills. Wedding dresses are usually very intricate and involve knowledge of techniques like design, pattern-cutting, lining, boning, fitting, embroidery and beadwork. Even if you are not actually making the dresses, you need to know how these elements work….

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Fascinating Facts about Birmingham

Fascinating Facts about Birmingham

Birmingham is a bustling and beautiful place to live, work and visit for a city break. Be it business or leisure, here are some fun facts so you can get to know the city before arrival: The board game Cluedo was created by a man from Birmingham. There is a plaque on the wall of the home he used to live in, on Brighton Road, just 2 miles from the city centre. 1.1 million people…

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Magnetic board Advantages for your business

Magnetic board Advantages for your business

Magnetic whiteboards were once a staple in classrooms and offices across the UK. However, with the rise of interactive whiteboards (IWB) many buyers saw their days as numbered and waited to see where technology was going. As it turned out, the iPad has become a fixture in our working and studying spaces, but this left a physical gap that still needed to be filled. Only now are we seeing how magnetic whiteboards complement technology in…

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