Posts Written ByTim Canter

4 Home Projects You Can’t See But Must Do

When we think of home improvement projects, we often think of big renovations like adding a room or a porch. But the parts of your home that are not immediately visible are just as important to keep in shape. Here is a list of some of the most important and yet invisible home improvements any homeowner should look into. Replace the Furnace One thing that people definitely notice when they step into a new place is the quality of the climate control. If your home is too hot or too cold, it won’t really matter how many nice amenities or…

The Future of BIM Adoption in the AEC Industry

Like many industries, architecture, engineering, and construction (AEC) has evolved over the years to keep pace with technological advances. In the last several years, people working in AEC have gradually let go of working with computer aided design (CAD) and embraced everything that building information modeling (BIM) offers. BIM already allows AEC workers to design, build, and construct a large array of projects. However, the future of building is even more exciting, as BIM will enable the use of generative design. Algorithms in BIM software enable project planners to create designs based on specific constraints of the projects such as…

5 World Class Amenities Emirates Offers Like No One Else

The Dubai based Emirates Airline is the epitome of comfort and luxury. For the informed traveler, Emirates is the only name that comes to mind while planning the next big vacation outside the country. With their extensive reach and best in class services, here are the top 5 world class amenities Emirates offers that sets them apart from the rest. Most Space The biggest worry of any traveller while making those world hopping flights is the leg space. No one wants to be stuck in a seat for 16 hours which is uncomfortable. And that is why Emirates offer the…

3 Home Projects You Should Never DIY

Your property is in need of repairs and maintenance. You’ve done your assessment, and the estimates are a bit steep. You may wonder, “Why not save some money by doing some of these myself?” Some fixer-uppers look easy enough, but some home projects are ones you should never try DIYing. DIY Is Not as Easy as You Think Undertaking certain types of renovations yourself can put you at risk of serious injury or death. The National Safety Council (NSC) has highlighted circumstances that can cause death in an odds of dying chart that notes high probable causes of death, some of which can…

4 Tips to Update Your Foyer

When was the last time that you looked at your foyer and thought about refreshing the interior design of it? The answer is probably never. We’re more focused on keeping the rooms that we spend prolonged periods of time in such as the kitchen or living room updated and refreshed; but why is this? The foyer is the entrance to your home, and should conform to the standard you have set for the rest of the house. It’s the first introduction to your home to any visitors that call by, and should be shown the same consideration as an author…

Reasons Why More Enterprises are Turning to Office 365

Office 365 is a subscription plan from Microsoft that uses cloud computing capabilities to provide an Office application software, emailing for business, and enhanced communications through Skype and video conferencing. The main difference between Office 365 and other Office software products is that it is an internet-based platform and has revamped services that enable businesses to communicate with their customers, contractors, and members of their team. It is therefore not surprising that a large number of enterprises are opting for this platform for their business needs. Let’s examine some of the advantages of Office 365 for businesses. Reduced Expenses There…

Getting to the top and earning the most in your career!

There are thousands of different professional job roles in the United States of America, it´s the professionals that keep us moving along successfully as a country. Sometimes people don’t realise that by making some sacrifices and changes they can actually maximise their income and help them get to the top without changing their role. If you are person that has earned their position through experience only or if it’s your first role since finishing college there are always ways you can maximise the amount you are earning and make your way to the top: Find the highest paying locations to…

Making Hunting Part of Your Family Routine

If you like to hunt, do you include your family in as many forays into the woods as possible? For countless American families, hunting is a way of life. Whether it is deer, turkey, ducks or a myriad of other species, time spent in the woods as a bonding opportunity. With that being the case, it should come as no surprise that guns are prevalent in many American homes. That said making sure gun safety is never compromised is critical to keep all healthy. So, is a gun safety a top priority in your family’s routine? Take Safety into the…

When Your Teen Doesn’t Want to Learn to Drive

It’s a plot device often used in movies: the independent teenager who absolutely cannot wait to turn 16, learn to drive, pass the license exam, get a car, and officially Be An Adult. Meanwhile, the parents in these stories are often apprehensive about their teen learning to drive, and thus the main conflict occurs: when will the parents accept that their child is growing up? As a parent, you might actually be excited for your teen to learn to drive. But you’re not the only one who gets to go against expectations; your teen may not be at all eager…