Understanding The History Of Converse Shoes

Posted by on May 28, 2015 in Constructions | 0 comments

Understanding The History Of Converse Shoes
Converse shoes are well known since ages. This brand of shoes has been around for a long time despite everything they seem stylish. At first they were presented in dark colors. Yet, over the years, numerous styles and colors have been introduced and released. Individuals have a loving towards the yellow shading shoe, as it mixes with diverse designs and outfits. This shoe is a basic shoe that is made of rubber and canvas. It is agreeable and beautiful as well. Indeed, even school (more…) Read More

History of Architecture and Design – What Makes an Architect Great

Posted by on May 9, 2015 in Constructions | 1 comment

History of Architecture and Design – What Makes an Architect Great
In the universal world of architects and their design, throughout history there has always been those architects who stand out from the crowd. Architects who simply elevate design to new incredible levels. Designers who think outside of the normal expected ways to do things and create lasting impressions on all those who see those designs. Masters of their craft, artists and creators. Alchemist and magicians. Like great composers or sculptors, they bend the rules, shape the future and exceed all expectations. So what makes (more…) Read More

Scary Stories of Haunted Swimming Pools!!

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015 in Constructions | 0 comments

Scary Stories of Haunted Swimming Pools!!
It is not unusual for swimming pools to maintain their usefulness. Sometimes swimming pools become too expensive to maintain and they get demolished. While other times they get abandoned because of haunted stories. Well, some stories sound real and some appear crappy. It totally depends on your sane how you take these haunted stories. Haunted Swimming Pools Below listed are the creepiest stories of haunted swimming pools that had beautiful beginning. Swimming pool of Queen marry hotel As per reports the swimming pool of (more…) Read More

A Little Plumbing History – Where it began & where it is now

Posted by on Feb 3, 2015 in Constructions | 0 comments

A Little Plumbing History – Where it began & where it is now
Oh, the miracle of modern day plumbing, you can turn on your tap and instantly have running water delivered at your command. Hot water for showers, cold water for drinking, and even room temp water can be attained with a mere turn of the wrist. Pull the plug on a sink full of dirty dishwater and it is magically whisked away. The same can be said for the bathroom or lavatory; push down a handle and whoosh, there goes the waste. What could be (more…) Read More

Taj Mahal- The most beautiful wonder of the world

Posted by on Jan 14, 2015 in Constructions, Home & Garden | 0 comments

Taj Mahal- The most beautiful wonder of the world
Taj Mahal is an epitome of the most stunning architectural work and beautiful landscape design. This historical monument was built by a great Mughal emperor Shah Jahan in 1631. He built this wonder of the world in remembrance of his 3rd wife Mumtaz Mahal, who died during child delivery. The entire Taj Mahal is made up of white marbles which looks magnificent. Taj is considered as a world heritage site. This historical monument is located in the town of Agra in India. Mystery behind Taj Mahal Construction The Taj (more…) Read More

Unbelievable! Scientific drainage system found in 2000 year old civilization

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Constructions | 0 comments

Unbelievable! Scientific drainage system found in 2000 year old civilization
Indian civilization had sanitary sewers in 3000 – 2000 BCE Indus valley civilization had sanitary sewer lines in 3000 – 2000 BCE. It is really very difficult to believe that Indus valley people constructed a scientific drainage system 2000 year ago. Just imagine there were no technology, no machines and no advance tools exists at that time. But archeological excavations in the region found evidences of a well constructed sewer system. In fact, the entire city Lothal was well planned like modern cities. Such excavations from (more…) Read More

The glorifying story of Wood Flooring

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in Constructions | 0 comments

The glorifying story of Wood Flooring
Just like everything else in the home, flooring also had simple starting. Only the wealthy people have had time and money to think about flooring. Take sneak peek over wood floor inception Prior to wood local stones was common flooring material! After that wood floor came into existence. Royal folks were the pioneer whom took pleasure of the comforts offered by of wood floors. There are evidences that first wood floors were hand-made. The workers who manufactured these floors would have put down uneven hand-hewn timbers and utilize (more…) Read More

How water heaters came into existence?

Posted by on Oct 18, 2014 in Constructions | 0 comments

How water heaters came into existence?
Before the invention of the water heater, people used to heat water in a container on the stove or above an open fire. They used to fill the water physically in a tub for bathing or any other purposes. It was time consuming and an uphill struggle. For the past 100 years or above, we have been making uses of the water heating technology for getting water heating. History of the Water Heater There are many assumptions about the real inventor of the water (more…) Read More

The Rise of Traditional Wood Shutters

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 in Constructions | 0 comments

The Rise of Traditional Wood Shutters
Interior Wood Shutters Plantation shutters are designed to control light for ventilation and protection. It is believed that the first ancient shutters were made of marble in ancient Greece. The ancient Greek homes were made of sun-dried mud bricks and roof of clay tiles. These marble shutters were fixed with louvers and were sound compared to other window coverings. With passing years, the popularity of shutters spread to the Mediterranean region and their form changed from marble to wood. It became an important accessory (more…) Read More

From Celebrity to Next-Door Backyard Pools

Posted by on Jun 23, 2014 in Constructions | 0 comments

From Celebrity to Next-Door Backyard Pools
Swimming Pool Design The Great Bath excavated at the site of Mohenjadaro (in Pakistan) dating back to 3rd millennium BC is considered to be the first swimming pool built. The first artificial pool was built by  the ancient Greeks and the Romans for athletic activity and military exercise. The Roman emperors also owned private swimming pools that had fish, and it was called Piscina. During the 1st century B.C., Lord Gaius Maecenas built the first heated swimming pool in Rome. The popularity of swimming (more…) Read More