Three ways that double glazed windows help the environment

Recently, people have become increasingly aware of just how much their lifestyle impacts negatively on the environment. Long car journeys, long-haul flights and even our diets, all adversely affect the environment. Image Credit Gaining popularity in recent years, events such as World Environment Day promote preserving nature and helping the environment. As much as we …

Winter Survival Skills You Need to Know

If you’re planning on doing any exploring or adventuring during the winter months, it’s extremely important you are fully prepared and know what to expect. You should never under-estimate the difference between the harshest winter weather and conditions during the rest of the year. Many people find themselves in difficulties every winter simply because they …

What happens to scrapped cars?

Most people expect breakers yards to be a bit chaotic, but they run some of the neatest vacuum cleaners in the country. Image Credit Everyone’s familiar with those giant electromagnets that lift cars and the hydraulic presses into which they’re eventually dropped. But this high-tech industry has other tricks up its sleeves. Next, those compressed …

Top trends for summer 2017

As we hit midsummer, we’re looking at some of the biggest trends in men’s fashion this year. Here are our recommendations for looking on trend in Summer 2017. Stone Not beige, not cream; stone. This pale neutral was a noticeable favourite with designers in their summer collections and it looks great in formal wear or …

How Pallet Racks Are Being Used More Sustainably

Pallets are at the core of the logistics industry. They help with the safe despatch and delivery of millions of loads every year. But businesses across all sectors are under increasing pressure to practise and demonstrate sustainability. (http://www.iisd.org/businessThis puts pallets under increased scrutiny, partly because they’re usually made of wood and susceptible to damage, and …

15 ways to keep cool in bed

We are not built to withstand hot weather in the UK. Each year, we pray for the sun to come out, and when it does, we promptly wish it to go away. Even if you do enjoy the high temperatures, it’s unlikely that you enjoy the hot, sticky nights. Image Credit With the Met Office …

A Beginner’s Guide to Chianti Wine

Chianti wine is one of the most popular and well-loved wines on the planet. This wine is best known for being a red wine and a dry wine, which makes it perfect for drinking alongside many foods, including both meat dishes and vegetarian meals. This wine is originally from the Chianti region of Italy, which …