The 2016 100% Design Show held in London in September proved yet again that interior designers are still making the most of the properties and colours available through copper, brass and bronze.
Furniture, lighting, decoration, switches and door handles - all feature in our short video.
The electric power distributor brings a large power cable right into your home. There it is connected to the electricity meter. However, there is only a single connection between the meter and the home’s main distribution board.
Just how do you remove unpleasant odours from the bathroom? Modern new homes have a ventilation system that keeps the air fresh everywhere within the dwelling. Older homes do not have this sort of system.
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Home ventilation is a very important aspect of creating a pleasant and healthy living environment for the occupants. The outer shells of new homes are generally made increasingly airtight. Without ventilation, the air inside the home would quickly become stale due to excessive humidity, odors, CO2 and other impurities.
According to the World Health Organisation's nutritional guidelines, adults need 1.2 mg of copper in our daily diet.
Summers can get very hot, it can even get uncomfortably hot in spring and autumn. High temperatures can be nice on your days off, but having to live with temperatures above 25 °C or more for weeks on end can be very taxing.