We would all like our children to grow up with fond and happy memories of their childhood, particularly when it comes to special occasions like birthdays. Of course, the most important thing about a birthday is the birthday party. There is much debate between parents surrounding party ideas, what ages are appropriate to start and […]
–A German architect and structural engineer, Frei Otto developed his characteristic ephemeral style in reaction to the neoclassical brutalism of the Third Reich. He is credited with pioneering the use of lightweight materials and has greatly influenced the palette available to a generation of architects.
Most new businesses understand the importance of having a unique company logo, but far too many small business owners think this is sufficient to act as the company’s ‘brand’. Image Credit More than just a logo While the company logo is an extremely important part of projecting the image of your fledgling business, it would […]
We all need our frontline troops. Those people who are the ditch diggers and the doers, the first thing you see and the last as you leave. In the office environment those people are the receptionists. What a special breed they are the receptionists. But, what exactly should their role be? One thing that you […]
Launching an eBay store can be the best way to catapult your business into the e-commerce age and start selling online without the usual costs and complexities. Image Credit If you are new to the concept, the idea of making an eBay-powered online outlet for your products may sound daunting; however, with a few tips […]
The bedroom is your relaxation station. This is your refuge for tranquillity and must promote calming sensations. One of the best ways to achieve a comfortable and calm atmosphere in your room is through the use of colour. Not just any colour. You will want to choose cool colours. These colours are known to reduce […]
The qualities of metals can be advantages or problems; they expand and contract with temperature, can be hard yet malleable or even flexible, they conduct electricity, they can be chemically resistant or highly reactive. With so many properties, bonding them together can be a challenge: should the bond be rigid or flexible? Should it be […]