Category: Home Improvement

Flooded Basements

Flooded Basements 101 There are several things you should be aware of if your basement is flooded. First, before entering a flooded basement, ensure that the electricity and gas has been turned off. Doors and windows should be opened where possible to allow fresh air to circulate through the basement. Structural damage to walls need …

Types of Fuses

Current limiting The current-limiting fuse is a type of high interrupting fuse that is designed to safety break at 600 AC V and up to 300,000 amperes. A great benefit of this fuse is the speed that it is able to operate which helps to protect the electrical devices from potential damage. Resettable The resettable …

Stone Foundation Repair

Stone cracks in foundation could be due to a number of reasons. As in most cracks, the prime cause is of leakage of water. If it is a mortared stone wall, then a leakage crack can be identified as a single thin crack localized around a particular region of the wall, especially where the stones …

Types of Oscilloscope Probes

Oscilloscopes are an electronic test device that allows you to observe the varying signal voltages. They are used in a lot of different industries and they are used to test and watch the change to electrical systems over time. They are used by mechanics, nurses, lab technicians and engineers alike, but the oscilloscope itself can’t …

Choosing the Wash Basin

Designing a new bathroom, whether it’s your en-suite, family bathroom or guest toilet, can be such an exciting time. You get to turn the space into your dream space, add all the elements you feel are important and lay it out in a way you know is going to work for you and your family. …

Types Of Bathroom Mirrors

Frameless These are simple units that have a buffed or rounded edge. The cool thing with them is that you mount them directly on your bathroom wall. You can also cut them in almost any size. Framed These are simply frameless mirrors that have been added a frame. The frame plays a vital role in …

Benefits of Wall Hung Basins

The main benefit to the wall hung basins is that they help you save on space. This is exceptionally useful when designing a smaller bathroom space where you want to maintain as much floor space as possible to ensure you can move around the bathroom with ease. It is so easy when designing a small …

Types of Vanities

Luckily choosing a vanity is a fun job. There are so many different styles, sizes and colours available that finding the right one for your bathroom should be a breeze. Take for example the pedestal sink. It is small and compact, doesn’t take up a lot of space and allows for access even in small …

Small Bathroom Remodel

When doing a small bathroom remodel one thing that you should do is try to maximize what space you have so you can create an illusion of having more space than there is. Choose paint in a light color such as mint green, baby blue, lilac, etc and pale time for the areas around the …

Bespoke Bathrooms

The use of lavish materials and fittings accentuated the luxury bathrooms of the past as they do now. On offer today are extremely unique additions, which merge technology and know-how with impressive designs and materials. While the modern bathroom has moved beyond mere spa-like features to be classified as a luxury space, a soothing ambience …