Author Archives for Maxine Mendoza

The man who made Accounting.

Posted on: June 22, 2020

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We have always had accounting. Even in the days of the stone age there seems to be some attempt to record how things are done via basic tally charts. The Bronze Age and Iron age show this need of accounting…

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The Bedfordshire Chariot of Fire.

Posted on: June 18, 2020

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The film “Chariots of Fire” is a surprising yet deserving Oscar winner about 2 remarkable runners for Britain in the 1924 Olympics. This was the second Olympics after the horrors of the first world war. It was in Paris and…

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Launching a satellite into space

Posted on: June 15, 2020

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Did you see the SpaceX mission launch on 30th may? It was a first for space travel as a commercial company funded the project in its entirety for the first time and the Kennedy Space Centre lit up once again…

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What causes a smelly drain?

Posted on: June 15, 2020

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Image credit Smelly drains are something that none of what to have to deal with and more often than not they are usually a sign that something is not right further down in your pipework. It is usually time to…

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How Bournemouth came to be.

Posted on: June 8, 2020

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Bournemouth is a bustling busy town, one of the busiest in Dorset, but its roots are somewhat humble. It was the vision of Lewis Tregonwell and George Iverson Tapps who wanted to create a place where those with the scourge…

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Tips for holiday packing

Posted on: June 1, 2020

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I hate packing for holiday. It feels like a never ending task of trying to decide which Mens Farah Shirts to take with me, I have a great selection that I got from https://www.ejmenswear.com/men/farah/shirts and trying to squeeze in all…

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What are Garage Doors Made From?

Posted on: May 27, 2020

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As a general rule, the most durable material for making a garage door is steel, though aluminum is much lighter and can be considered a variant of steel. However, both types of doors can not only withstand weather extremes, but…

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The use of rubber in the home

Posted on: May 26, 2020

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Rubber is a durable material that is used in many sectors and can be found both in a natural form and can be synthetically made. Rubber is a versatile material that can be used in the Rubber Moulding process to…

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