Katrina Cunningham

The simplest way to connect your lift to the phone network

Technology Blog

Are you thinking about installing a lift in your home or non-commercial building? In many cases a lift is a sound investment but what happens when something goes wrong with it? In a non-commercial situation it is unlikely that anyone on the premises is monitoring the lift so what do you do? If you are stuck in the lift you must call for assistance. How can you call for help?

20 February 2018

5 Reasons You Should Have a Professional Help With Your Building Permit

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If you are embarking on a building project, you may want to have your building designer, architect or a similar professional lodge your building permit application for you. Wondering what the benefits are to having a professional do this for you? Here's a look: 1. Help Deciding If You Need a Permit In most areas of Australia, you need a building permit for most projects, but there are exceptions. For instance, many places offer exceptions for projects that just involve minor alterations.

20 September 2017

Fibre Optic Data Cabling for Business: Advantages and Disadvantages


Fibre optic internet connections, once the preserve of tech firms and academia, are increasingly common among ordinary business and home users. If you're wondering whether this type of connection is right for you or your business, this quick list of advantages and disadvantages can help you make up your mind:  Bandwidth The chief advantage of fibre optic data cabling is its high bandwidth -- that is, how quickly the connection transmits data.

15 June 2017

4 Reasons to Add Social Sharing Buttons to Your Current Website Design

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As the name implies, social sharing buttons allow visitors to quickly and easily share your content on social media without leaving your website. That can mean sharing anything from sales page to a blog post to the company website in general, and social sharing buttons can be of the most worthwhile additions to website design. Social sharing buttons don't take very long to add to your site, and they don't cost anything or require any kind of fancy design; however, they can prove hugely beneficial.

18 May 2017

Commercial Colour Photocopiers: How to Choose the Crucial Features and Functionalities

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If you are planning on purchasing a new photocopier for your business, you should consider choosing colour equipment. This type of copier is more versatile because it allows production of documents such as poster and catalogs which cannot be produced using a black and white machine. Consequently, you will reduce the long-term costs attached to outsourcing critical printing and copying work. There are numerous colour photocopiers in the market, so choosing the right match for your business can be challenging.

21 April 2017

Got a Dog? Here's What You Need to Know About Installing an Alarm System


Sometimes simply having a pet dog can be as effective as the most advanced security systems. But this is not always the case. Dogs can be distracted, they need to sleep, and some dogs are so friendly that they will act as a welcoming committee to anyone who enters your home, regardless of whether it's your best friend or a burglar. If you're considering installing an alarm system when there's a dog in the house, you will need to choose a system that can take your dog's presence into account.

22 March 2017

The Three Pairs of Headphones Everyone Should Own


It's easy to get caught up in the search for the 'perfect' pair of headphones, but you're unlikely to find a set that can do everything you want them to. It often makes more sense to invest in three pairs of headphones, each designed with a specific purpose in mind, rather than splashing out on a single pair that aren't quite right. There are three main situations most of us use headphones in: sports/running, gaming and listening to music.

21 March 2017

Safety Features and Devices to Enhance Safety in Your Home

Technology Blog

When all of your electrical connections and appliances are in good shape, you will enjoy the services offered by your electricity supply. However, the power becomes your enemy when accidents like fire outbreaks occur. They are hard to control, and the results are very devastating. For this reason, you should prioritise safety when buying electrical appliances and fixtures in the home. This calls for some knowledge of the type of equipment you should buy, how to use them and so on.

14 March 2017

Essential Tips for Prolonging the Lifespan of Your Whiteboard

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The whiteboard is an advantageous tool for your daily business operation. Basically, this feature provides a reusable template on which ideas, schedules and discussions can be written down. In addition, the whiteboard provides a surface which can be used to project electronic data during business presentations. In general, this type of tool is designed for long-term usage after the initial purchase. However, the projected service life can vary significantly, depending on your habits of use and maintenance practices.

16 February 2017