If you're planning a bathroom renovation, you're probably thinking about whether you should add a whirlpool bath, if underfloor heating is worth the cost, and maybe how it would feel to use a bidet. One thing that you're probably not thinking about are what kind of lighting fixtures you want to fit, and, more specifically, what kind of bulbs you want those fixtures to hold. That's fair enough; after all, light bulbs aren't exactly the most interesting of subjects. [Read More]
Drilling in Mining: Knowing Where the Danger Lurks
Drills are perhaps the most important equipment used for underground mining operations. Drills are used to make holes descending deep below the ground so as to reach and extract mineral deposits. If mine workers need to work in underground tunnels, drills can also be used to make holes that are large enough to act as an entryway for the miners. However, the use of drills is a dangerous job, and mining contractors must do everything possible to make sure that drilling operations are performed safely. [Read More]
Demolition Blues: 3 Ways to Help Your Family Cope
Properties can sometimes be affected by storm damage or subsidence. In some cases, the damage caused means that repairing the house is not an economically viable option. In these cases, the home will have to be demolished. If you are facing the prospect of having to demolish your family home, you may be wondering how you and your family will deal with the painful emotions this can create. Below is a guide to 3 things you can do to help your family cope with the demolition of their home. [Read More]
Compensating the Modern Worker: Is the Piece Rate System a Good Idea!
In today's world, skilled and unskilled labour alike are hired on competitive terms. Whether you are using a first come first hire basis, academic credentials or experience in the field, there is a high likelihood of leaving out some people just because they didn't make the cut. After investing much in finding the right people for your manufacturing firm, you need to remunerate or pay them well to ensure that they are well motivated for optimal production. [Read More]