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As their name suggests, SIP panels are engineered and high-performance panels that serve as an alternative to the more conventional method of construction that utilises insulation as well as framing lumber. They generally consist of a rigid and reliable...
It’s no secret that raising children requires a measure of sacrifice, but even small costs and inconveniences build up in unexpected ways. Most parents in the U.K. have spent more than their fair share of time ferrying their children...
What’s the point of following the crowd when it comes to choosing a bathroom vanity cabinet? If the idea of sticking to plain white cabinets puts you off, you’re not alone. Below, you’ll see some of the most unique...
As you all know, I really enjoy DIY. To say that I am a DIY enthusiast is an understatement. I am a huge, huge fan. There is nothing better than starting with a bare, boring room, and transforming it...
Smell is the dog's most developed sense, well above sight. Compared to humans, the dog's sense of smell is between 10 000 and 100 000 times more powerful. The dog's sense of smell has between 150 and 300 million...
One of the hardest working appliances in the kitchen is the toaster. Each slice that the appliance heats releases crumbs that, in the long run, hinder its operation. In this text you will learn how to clean a toaster. If...
Between 1940 and 2009, the number of US births to unmarried women increased from about 4 percent to nearly 41 percent. New research investigates whether celebrities have contributed to that shift. In 1992, former Vice President Dan Quayle criticized the...
Family law is a tricky legal area simply because of the emotional subject matter and high stakes involved. When issues like separation and child custody become a part of people’s lives they can prove to be incredibly arduous areas...
Children of divorce are less likely to earn a four-year or graduate degree, according to a new study. The study is one of the first to look specifically at divorce and graduate education. Susan Stewart, professor of sociology at Iowa...
190 million Americans share the luxuries of human life with their pets. Giving dogs and cats a place in human homes, beds and--sometimes even, their wills--comes with the family member package. Amongst these shared human-pet comforts is the unique luxury...