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Types of Timber Flooring & What’s Best

When it comes to types of timber flooring there are a number of options to consider. These depend on the foundation you’re working with, your budget, and the appearance you want. Each has it’s own unique look and benefits. Let’s examine each. Solid Timber Flooring Traditional boards are types of timber flooring  laid on bearers or joists above the ground. These typically come in 100mm and 150mm widths and various lengths. The standard thickness is 19mm. Thicker timber is available. Sol..

Car Wreckers & Dismantlers: Five Vital Secrets

Car wreckers can be a great source for spare parts for your car, especially for the pieces that are hard to get from an automotive store or too expensive. Just make sure you do your homework properly and follow these 5 tips, because prices can vary significantly and there may be much to save. 5 Vital Secrets When Dealing With Car Wreckers & Dismantlers   Tip 1: Negotiate Selling used spare parts (especially older ones) can be a bit of a black art. Some car wreckers will try it ..

Tips for Choosing a Paint Roller

Choosing a paint roller is critical to achieving a good job. After all, it's the paint roller that lays the paint down, not your hand. You need the right roller material to suit the type of paint you are using. Cheap should not come into the picture when choosing a paint roller, quality should be the rule according to professional painters. Not All Rollers Were Created Equally Paint Rollers are available from all hardware and paint stockists. If you thought all rollers were created equally the..

Tips For Choosing A Paint Brush

Choosing a paint brush can be quite confusing sometimes. We see row after row hanging in the hardware store, and nobody near to advise. Are all brushes the same? At first glance it may appear so. But there is more to the topic than at first appears to be the case. Let us big a little deeper into the thorny issue. So what are the snags, and what to look out for when choosing a paint brush? All The Colours of the Rainbow There are almost as many brushes out there as there are shades of color. In..

Types of Trailers: What’s Best to Buy or Hire

In this article we’ll look at trailers, and the different types that you’ll find in yards for hire, and retail shops. We provide a brief overview of the types of trailers available, and make suggestions regarding how to use them best. The Common Types of Trailers Car Trailers These are flat bed types of trailers that normally don’t have much of a sidewall beyond what's needed to stop the load slipping. They tend to be a bit over 6 foot wide, but can vary in length. They should also incl..

Handy Tips For Choosing An Electrician

Choosing an electrician can actually be a bit more difficult than you first think. The electrical field is so diverse in products and capabilities that it’s hard to find one that has a good grasp of it all. You’ll often find an electrician who focuses on specific products like solar, home automation, automotive work, emergency repairs, commercial and more. Make sure they can do the job before you get them out to quote. How to Go About Choosing an Electrician Ask to See Their License All b..

Mineral Make-Up

Mineral make-up is both suitable for all skin types and offers a number of improvements over standard make-up products. Why Mineral Make-up? Mineral make-up is exactly that – composed of minerals such as mica and zinc oxides. This type of make-up can be used no matter what your skin type or what kind of skin conditions you may have. It is derived only from substances which are found in nature, right down to the color of the make-up itself. Mica in the make-up helps to both conceal wrinkles a..

How Does Liposuction Work?

Liposuction is a form of fat-removal surgery that can help reshape your body and improve its overall proportionality. How Does Liposuction Work? Liposuction, also known as liposculpture, lipoplasty or simply "lipo", involves the insertion of a hollow tube, called a cannula, into areas of the body with fatty deposits in order to remove the fat by suction. This procedure is not meant as a fast way to lose weight but rather correct issues of proportion – these may have been present from birth o..

How Does Lipodissolve Work?

Lipodissolve is a safe and effective way to remove fat deposits – using your body's natural processes. It can be difficult to shed pounds, especially in areas that don’t respond well to diet and exercise. While a large number of treatment options exist to help manage your weight, one of the least invasive and most effective is known as Lipodissolve, an alternative to fat-removal surgery like liposuction that can be done either in a clinic or in your home. How Does Lipodissolve Work? Lip..