Archive for July, 2017
The home environment that you create plays an important role in shaping your home life. A combination of many different elements, your home environment gives you that subtle mood or vibe that is responsible in crafting the home life experience in a major way, and this is what can make life at home a distinctive and enjoyable experience. A lot of it hinges on a few key decisions like the right decoration, the right furniture and the right home appliances. However, it is easy to overlook the fact that the home life experience extends beyond the doors and windows of your home. What you do with your home exterior also plays an important role in shaping your experience, and for this reason, you should concentrate equally on the exterior part of your property and make the right decisions regarding decorating and e
Designs tend to come and go throughout history. You can usually identify this pattern with household designs or clothing trends. One decade, a specific household design will be extremely common, but within a couple of years, it is considered outdated. The same design pattern is seen in businesses and specifically, church designs. Churches may find it more difficult to keep up with the current designs and trends, but doing so could be important to overall church membership success. Fortunately, you can update your church, keeping up with the trends, without having to complete an entire remodel every couple of years.
Change out the carpet every couple of years
Most churches are designed with carpet floors. Something about the carpeted floor just improves the overall comfort o
The risk of a fall as we grow older becomes increasingly high — and the impact of such falls is equally increased. As much as a quarter of all seniors in America experience falls every year and more than half of those falls occur in the home. Falls account for more than two million emergency room visits among elderly people every year; in fact, a fall resulting in an emergency room visit impacts a senior every 11 seconds. Mobility devices can play an important role in preventing such falls.
Dizziness and unsteadiness when standing up or walking around are the top ranked causes of falls among seniors. Mobility aids like canes, walking frames and other devices can help offer the needed support. Close to 7 million U.S seniors use such devices like canes to help them with their mobility; in the 85 and older
Despite its name, many of us use our living rooms more for relaxing than for life’s activities. However, as many as 14% of homeowners say their furniture makes them feel more stressed, not less. They admit that their living rooms are feeling downright gloomy. This could be due to a number of factors, perhaps the most prominent of which is a lack of understanding surrounding modern design.
Living room furniture doesn’t need to make you feel glum. You don’t need to hire an interior decorator to make your living room look like Continue Reading No Comments
Have you found yourself typing in, “How do I find a 24 hour emergency room near me?” Like most Americans, you’re concerned about your healthcare and how accessible it can be to all stages of your life. From minor and easily treated injuries to more life-threatening scenarios, it’s important to know just where to turn to in your time of need. Rather than spend excess money on expensive laboratory services and sit through long waiting times, look below to learn about the difference between emergency rooms, urgent care and your general provider. This way you can stay healthy without worrying about your finances.
The United States is seeing major changes in healthcare. This has left millions scrambling to contact their providers and type in questions such as, “What’s t
Most people are quick to admit that a good education is fundamental to success in life; there are many who would argue that the sooner this education begins, the better. It’s never too early to begin learning and, by extension, it’s never too early to begin preparing for your future.
The earliest, then, that a formal education can begin is with preschool, and there are many a parent vying to get their children into what are considered some of the top preschools in the country. There is no doubt that getting your child into the best pre-k program possible will give them a leg up in the world; the better the foundation to their education, the better they’ll perform and ev
Contemporary interiors are what some people see as being cold and plain. The truth is, contemporary interiors that are designed with a few things to keep in mind will actually be very warm and inviting. Right now, 44% of Americans who were polled said that they thought their home furnishings were what they called “traditional.” Only 22% said they had modern furnishings and 13% decided that the best way to describe their home furnishings was to call them “eclectic.” Many people take years to decorate their homes; they have a budget that will only allow them tho do one room at a time. Even though this might be the case for you, too, it does not mean that you still can’t get the look you have been wanting. Most people do not get the chance to update the interior of their home very often. Almost half of Ameri
Imagine a place where you can go to get all of your medical concerns taken care of, whether they be urgent medical needs or minor lacerations. When you wonder what to do about abdominal pain or what to do about shortness of breath, you might have thought that the only recourse you had would be to go to the emergency room. In days past, that might very well have been the case, but not anymore. Many cases that used to be treated only in the emergency room are now being able to be treated in the urgent care facilities that are opening up all over the country. They are