Which Type of Garage Door Do You Need?

There are several types of garage door on the market today, although your personal choice will be influenced by a range of factors. Whether you want a straight replacement for an old door or you’re looking to upgrade to the latest model, these are the advantages and disadvantages of the most common garage doors available …

Web Design Trends for Summer 2017

The world of web design never stands still, and every year we see new developments taking shape. If you think back to the early days of the internet, websites were busy and laden with blue link text, flashing colours and tacky music. Fortunately, we’ve come a long way since then, and current trends are for …

Why radio is still an important medium

MTV and The Buggles might have claimed that video killed the radio star in 1980, but nothing could be farther from the truth. Despite the rise of both television and the internet, radio remains a top medium for advertisers and consumers, second only to television even in 2017. Here is a brief rundown on what …

Should my child have a social media account?

Whilst the internet and the interconnectivity of our modern world has brought many benefits, we are all aware there is a dark side to the web and want to try to protect our children when they are online. Image Credit Strictly speaking, children shouldn’t have social media accounts of their own. Nearly all social media …

Should every vehicle now have a dash cam?

Five years ago, no one knew what a dash cam was, but nowadays you can pick them up for less than a meal for two. What exactly are dash cams, and should you be considering one for your own vehicle? Image Credit What is a dash cam? This is a camera that you place on …

Paid clinical trial for people with Alzheimer’s and insomnia

At least half a million UK residents have Alzheimer’s, with the number of new cases increasing rapidly year on year; therefore, research that helps to provide possible treatments to delay, avoid or overcome this devastating condition is both vital and very welcome. Image Credit Alzheimer’s and sleep patterns Unusual sleep patterns are a commonly-reported problem …

An introduction to silicone

You might not realise it, but silicone is used in a vast range of everyday products, including cooking tools, car windshields and hair conditioners, as well as industrial components. Silicone is extremely versatile, enabling it to take many different forms: from soft and flexible items through to sturdier products. Image Credit The structure of silicone …

Hot new wedding décor trends to consider for your big day

One of the most important aspects of any dream wedding is the décor of your reception or wedding space. The perfect colour scheme, furniture, accessories and decorations have the power to turn a regular, pleasant wedding into a fantastic and unforgettable event. From classic, peaceful surroundings to brightly-coloured, exotic décor and from themed weddings to …

Six Weeks Holiday Vs Website Redesign

(Image source: https://www.pexels.com/photo/apple-book-business-calendar-301943/) It’s that time of year again. The time of year that wherever you look, there are children beaming from ear to ear as school’s out for the summer! The time of year where the amount of time that it takes you to get to work halves and you can’t go to a …

How Can Buildings be Made to Withstand an Earthquake?

Innovative design can help buildings to be more resilient during earthquakes. This is an area of vital interest, as although earthquakes have only claimed around a million lives in the past two decades, it is the structures falling that are the most deadly part of these natural disasters. Image Credit Bearing the Load While most …