Year archives: 2011

Thin film solar

Thin film solar cells (TFSC) generate electricity from sunshine or bright indoor lighting. The first TFSCs were introduced in the 1990s to power hand held calculators. TFSCs are made by attaching extremely thin photovoltaic (PV) materials such as amorphous silicon. The thickness of the PV materials is measured in nanometer or micrometers. These materials are …

How to prevent falls in the home

According to the National Safety Council, slips and falls cause more hospital admissions, injuries, and deaths to older adults than any other mishap or malady. The changes that occur as we age often contribute to the act of falling and to the injury sustained. But there are ways that we can make ourselves stronger, and …

Ideas to make your home look attractive

when somebody enters to your  building  space, one of the firstborn rooms they get in is the living-room and comforter covers bedspreads.  Because of this we bonk put together these ideas to forbear a fundamental chance appear similar a framework habitation.  Secondly, every space in your house needs to prove your own personalized comprehend of name …

How to make emergency plumbing repairs

Frozen and Split Pipes In colder climates, pipes located in exterior walls, crawl spaces, and attics are often subject to freezing. The best preventive measure is to insulate these pipes. Even insulated pipes can freeze when exposed to drafts of extremely cold air. When pipes freeze, a plug of ice forms in a small section …