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SELGAS CANO OFFICE MADRID

Selgas Cano Office Madrid
If you are a forest person, it’s gonna be hard to believe in better office environment than the one that architectural firm, Selgas Cano, recently built to work out of, in Madrid. It’s really simple tube, sunken into the ground, with a long window on one side. The architecture is very good and a little goes a long way: Sinking the building into the ground is an ancient strategy to improve building insulation; Inside, the recessed floors make it seem…

NATURAL CLEANING TIPS

We consume all kinds of harmful chemicals on a daily basis. The food we eat and clothes we wear are produced using chemical treatment, our cosmetics contain wholly unnatural ingredients and the sheets we sleep on have often been treated with pesticides and resins. Making organic food the focus of your diet can help to reduce the amount of chemicals entering your body – but by no means does it stop them completely. Many chemicals enter our bodies in the…

SPARKLY SINKS

Use bicarb with a damp sponge to make your sink shine.  You can also use it on hobs, in teacups and around the bath to get rid of tide marks, on taps, hobs & on work surfaces.  It will remove soap scum from tiles, marks from kitchen cupboards and you can even use it to wash up if you run out of washing up liquid – simply add  a handful to a bowl of warm water.

SHARD LONDON BRIDGE BECOMES THE EUROPE'S TALLEST OFFICE SKYSCRAPER

Shard London Bridge becomes the Europe's tallest office skyscraper
The Shard London Bridge, currently under construction, has been crowned the Europe's tallest skyscraper. The tower, designed by Italian architect Renzo Piano, outgrew previous holder Canary Wharf's One Canada Square, which stands at 235m (771ft). When completed, the south office London skyscraper will be the tallest building in the European Union. It will eventually rise to 87 storeys, 310m (1,016ft), and is due to be completed in May 2012. The tower will be used for a variety of purposes, including…

WATER SPOTS ON FIXTURES

 Water spots and stains on fixtures If you have stainless, or nickel plated faucets and fixtures in your home you will probably find that they are very prone to water spots or water stains. You can keep them looking shiny longer without all those water stains - just clean as you usually would, dry and apply a coat of paste car wax and buff for a great shine. Keep water spots away longer! To remove hard-water stains on your bathroom…