Reasons for buying an Egg Chair

The iconic egg chair is one of the best and most popular chair designs in modern interior décor. This is quite a feat considering the chair was designed over fifty years ago and yet still commands much enthusiasm and passion in the contemporary furniture industry. It appears that the fun and funky egg chair is timeless and never going to go out of fashion.

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What happens to your body when you have an adrenaline rush?

Epinephrine, also known as adrenaline, is secreted from the adrenal glands. This stress hormone plays a big role in the fight or flight process, preparing the body to react when faced with an external threat, physical or imagined. A sudden excretion of adrenaline results in a ‘rush’. An adrenaline rush may also be caused by a brain or adrenal gland dysfunction, anxiety, chronic stress, heart failure and strenuous exercise. Many people seek out the adrenalin rush that is associated with extreme sports and what better location to look for these…

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The ornate splendour of Buckingham Palace.

You simply cannot get a more Palladian style residence than Buckingham Palace in the heart of London, Westminster. It is the UK Monarchs London residence and, if the rumours are true, is not the current Queen’s popular choice of places  as she calls it an office block. That might be a little harsh but she prefers the baronial Scottish pile of Balmoral or the out of town Castle at Windsor instead. Buckingham Palace is an incredible piece of architecture that simply shouts out all of the finest examples of the…

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Why spring cleaning is always important when trying to sell your house

Most people associate cleaning the house with spring when looking to sell it, there is a lot to be said for beginning your spring cleaning slightly earlier, leaving you free to enjoy the better weather when the spring actually comes and make the most of being able to look at property for you to buy. You will be more likely to find a buyer if you’re house is clean. If you find somewhere that you want to move to then there will a legal process you will have to go…

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The benefits of underfloor heating

Isn’t it annoying, from a design point of view, when you’ve refurbished a room and then you have stick radiators onto the walls? Those big hunks of metal can really ruin the aesthetic, can’t they? Perhaps you’re considering the pros and cons of underfloor heating? Let’s see if there’s any real benefit to such a system. Energy efficient Radiators rely on convection heating to warm a room, which means they aren’t all that efficient. The energy is only coming from one area of the room, heating the air around it…

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A celebration of strength and determination

The Invictus Games will occur again in September 2020 as a partnership between the Royal Foundation and the Ministry of Defence. The games are a international adaptive sporting event that was established by Prince Harry in 2014. It sees injured, wounded and sick members of the armed services and veterans take place in a number of different sports. These include indoor rowing, seated volleyball, wheelchair basketball alongside many other events. There are a total of nine different events that are carried out over a four day period. Event Medical Cover…

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