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The Weirdest Fashion Trends in Human History

Posted on: June 3, 2020

If you thought the latest fashion trends were odd, you are in for a HUGE surprise. From wigs that birds could nest in, to corsets so tight you could barely breathe – the past is a dark place when it comes to fashion trends. Both men and women had to endure horrific sacrifices (namely comfort), in the name of fashion. But what were the most bizarre of these trends? Let’s find out: Image Credit Huge…

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What to wear for an evening out on holiday

Posted on: June 2, 2020

Planning for a holiday can be headache inducing, thinking about all the different things that you  need to pack. Making sure that you don’t leave your mobile charger behind or leave your passports on the dining room table. Image Credit When it comes to packing your clothing, it can be difficult to choose what items you are going to take with you. To help you decide you should think about the activities that you are…

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How do you store items on a Longspan shelf?

Posted on: June 1, 2020

One of the most popular choices for warehouse designers is integrating Longspan Shelving into their design. Why do they look to use this option? The simple answer is that it is versatile and adaptable. Longspan works due to its simplicity. It uses long vertical metal beams bolted to long horizontal beams. Other vertical beams at measured points, are added to give the structure complete strength and rigidity. In this way the racking can take a…

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How caring impacts the carer

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Non-professional caregivers are people who care for others, who are not paid and caring for someone who could be a relative or friend, who because of illness, mental health problems, addiction or disability are unable to care for themselves without support. Image credit How caring affects your life? Caring can be a highly rewarding with many beneficial aspects, however, there are many ways in which it can make life more difficult and why many people…

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Important life skills to give your teenagers

Posted on: June 1, 2020

Teenagers can be difficult to talk to at the best of times. Not only are they going through massive hormone changes that seem to affect their mood from one moment to the next, but they have the added pressure of schooling and exams. As difficult as it might be to get them to sit down and have an actual conversation with you, there are some important life skills that you need to pass on to…

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Making the Most of your Website

Posted on: May 29, 2020

When it comes to getting your business online, there has never been a better time to do it. With the world in lockdown, businesses all around the world are having to adapt and change how they do business. Being seen online and engaging with customers through social media has never been more important if you want your business to weather the storm. There are companies that offer online services for businesses such as white label…

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What goes into a Plasma polymer composite

Posted on: May 28, 2020

It is generally respected by the industry that if you need a substrate covered in something you should look to use a plasma spray or electroplating techniques. The protection and longevity offered by a coating of some kind is considered to be essential to the longlife and cost savings in terms of the product. This is especially true if the product is to be exposed to extreme elements or high and low temperatures. Image credit…

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Top tips for your business branding

Posted on: May 28, 2020

When it comes to branding for your business, it is much more than just getting your logo right. When you would with a Brand Strategy Agency you will find that they take you on a journey through your  business and look at ways in which your customers come across moments when they are interacting with your brand. Are you looking for a brand strategy agency? Then make sure that you research one that you feel…

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Why do we use Nickel?

Posted on: May 27, 2020

Nickel is a really wonderful element. It is hard won when we take it from the ground. It was discovered quite by accident by Copper miners. They brought this strange hard rock to the surface and took it to the nearest centre of learning for study. It was soon discovered that it had great potential. Nickel, as a metal, is perfect for a variety of uses as it is not only hard but it is…

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How Botox became a beauty trend

Posted on: May 26, 2020

Many new discoveries in the beauty industry and medical field happen by accident. Clinicians who undertake the research of  new treatments and drugs in Paid Clinical Trials, like the ones from https://www.trials4us.co.uk/ often come up with surprising results. This can be a new drug that works effectively to help the symptoms of a particular illness or a drug that has a surprising side effect that means it can be used in a different way. Image…

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Tips for choosing the right furniture for your home

Posted on: May 26, 2020

If you have recently moved home or are looking to move in the next few months you may be thinking about what furniture you will need in your new place. If you are moving to a similar property you might be able to take your existing furniture with you but if you are downsizing you will want to look at alternatives. If you are moving into one of the Gloucester Park Homes for Sale you…

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What is an animal Sanctuary, how and why are they necessary?

Posted on: May 26, 2020

An animal Sanctuary is a safe environment and essential facility for wild and domesticated animals that have been injured or need to be protected to live and breed in.  There are four different types of Animal Sanctuaries; Wildlife, Exotic, Companion and Farmed.  Sanctuaries are a long-term solution for the animals that need to be in them, they are not sent back into the wild and are a safe haven for them to live out the…

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Fun Facts about the MOT. Are there any?

Posted on: May 12, 2020

There are actually some very interesting and fun facts about the MOT or at least ones that might surprise you. The MOT came about when members of the cycling and pedestrian public were becoming extremely agitated by the fact that as cars were becoming more numerous and faster nothing was being done to check if they were fit to actually be on the road. The test came in in 1960, considering that the first car…

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Why Gandalf should be impressed with Plumbing

Posted on: May 12, 2020

He may be able to defeat a Balrog of Morgoth (whatever that is, sounds nasty) have the ear of Elf, Man and Dwarf plus wield a magical sword that lights up whenever Orcs and Goblins are on the lookout for trouble but there is one thing I’ll bet he can’t do and that is fix a tap. I suppose he might think it a bit beneath him seeing as how he has to organise all…

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What is Botox

Posted on: May 12, 2020

Botox is actually the trade name for the substance that is used by many Botox Gloucester companies such as http://doctorkate.co.uk/gloucestershire-botox-treatments/ as a part of their treatments. It is injected into the skin as a way in which to help combat the signs of ageing such as wrinkles and the substance inhibits muscle movement. Image Credit It is one of the most popular cosmetic treatments available around the world and thousands of men and women regularly…

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Ever had the feeling that you need a little more from your data

Posted on: May 11, 2020

I don’t know about you but in this modern age I really feel that I should be getting more from my Data. Everyone wants it, everyone asks for it. Google  tracks you, Youtube keeps on basing what you might like to watch on what you’ve watched before, if you’ve ever bought a t-shirt off Amazon you’ll know that the bottom bar is going to keep on suggesting stuff you might like or, for some reason,…

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Interesting facts about Aluminium

Posted on: May 11, 2020

Aluminium is a metal that is used in a variety of different ways in many different industries. It can be shaped by using Bending Machines and can be found naturally throughout the world. If you are looking for ways in which you can bend and shape aluminium or any other metal you can Click here for bending machines that will do the job for you. Image Credit   Here are some interesting facts about Aluminium…

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Home Lighting Tips

Posted on: May 11, 2020

A light fitting does not need to be big and bold to add the wow-factor to your interior decor. You can accomplish this using creative ideas with the shape, size, volume, proportion and materials selected to instantly change a room. Here are some useful tips: Big is not everything A piece need not be large to make a statement, it only has to be beautiful. If you want to have a stand-out piece, it does…

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The benefits of visiting heritage sites

Posted on: May 5, 2020

The organisation Historic England have found that when people visit places like historic villages, towns, ancient worship sites and places of archaeological interest, they enjoy the same beneficial effects on their blood pressure and general welfare as engaging in social sports activities. Image credit A study that took place at a London University was one of the first studies to establish the connection between mental health and heritage sites. This indicates that spending time at…

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The most expensive places to rent.

Posted on: April 30, 2020

You know when it’s time. You’ve had a promotion, you want to be nearer work, family or friends or you just fancy a change of scene. Whatever the situation you may have decided it’s time to move on to a new rental property. I wonder if any of these will be in your price range? One thing is for sure there will be some extensive Property condition assessment report software usage. Image credit A Park…

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