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2014-08-21 23:07:57

Transparency Market Research has added a new report titled "Global Smart Lighting Market: Industry Analysis, Size, Share, Growth, Trends and Forecast 2014 - 2020" to its report store. Albany, New York (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Lighting is one of the energy sources used worldwide. With a view to reduce the consumption of energy, it is necessary to reduce the use of this source either by using them under a set of certain conditions. Smart lighting is a technology that makes use of...

2014-08-21 23:04:07

Inclined Platform Lift is not only for people, but can be used for dogs, like Sasha. Lewisberry, PA (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 Sasha is a 10 year old Alaskan malamute, and is a very lucky dog. Sasha is getting a little older, and is having trouble getting up and down, and especially navigating stairs. But Sasha just happens to have an owner who purchased a Butler Mobility Inclined Platform Wheelchair Lift.     Her owner Judy had an accident, and could no longer get up...

2014-08-21 23:02:34

Adapting Lean production methods first made famous by Toyota to data center design and construction, Mortenson has completed and commissioned a highly secure and efficient, Tier-III data center in Chaska, Minnesota. By eliminating unnecessary steps and rework, Mortenson built the fast-track project on schedule and on budget, in just nine months, compared to the twelve months it would have taken using traditional construction methods, despite the worst Minnesota winter in sixty-five years....

2014-08-21 23:02:01

For the First-Time Ever, Building Owners and Property Managers Can Remotely Monitor Commercial Roofs Thanks to New Technology from Roof Monitor™ Dallas, TX (PRWEB) August 21, 2014 National Roofing Partners (NRP) has announced intentions to enter into an Exclusive Strategic Partnership Agreement with Beldon Technologies /dba “Roof Monitor”. The Roof Monitor system will allow building owners and property managers to monitor a commercial roof remotely. Roof Monitor is a single-point...

2014-08-21 23:01:13

BambooIndustry.com has recently unveiled its new collection of elegant bamboo floorings. These new items are specially made for customers who are looking for high quality floorings for their own houses. (PRWEB) August 22, 2014 BambooIndustry.com is an internationally well-known supplier and leader in the bamboo industry. The company has recently unveiled its new collection of elegant bamboo floorings. These new items are specially made for customers who are looking for high quality...

2014-08-21 08:30:45

Cement Industry takes 'cheap' shot for fear of losing market share OTTAWA, Aug. 21, 2014 /CNW/ - It's a fact; wood-frame construction has been the preferential construction option for millions of homeowners throughout North America for decades. From the historical days when settlers relied on the bounty of the land for their shelter and food, to modern-day advances that have seen the wood products industry grow in sophistication, wood has and always will be a safe and affordable...

2014-08-20 23:13:26

Recently, BambooIndustry.com has released its new assortment of click strand woven bamboo floorings. The fresh items are all offered at discounted prices (up to 30% off) at the moment. (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 The elegant bamboo floorings from BambooIndustry.com are tough and long-lasting. Worldwide people can upgrade their houses in an environmentally conscious way with the company’s floorings. All its items are made of solid materials and have an aluminum oxide finish to help resist...

2014-08-20 23:06:17

The cuttable waterproof LED strip offers high end ambient lighting for indoor or outdoor applications. Brooklyn, New York (PRWEB) August 20, 2014 Brooklyn-based lighting supplier and manufacturer LED Waves is pleased to introduce an upgraded version of the Amazon™ Waterproof Flexible LED Strip Light, their best-selling linear lighting solution for wet or dry applications. The Amazon is especially popular with professional lighting designers because it transmits a more pleasant, higher...

2014-08-19 23:12:31

Strong winds from hurricanes, tropical and severe storms can strip the siding off a house, while heat threatens vinyl and wood siding to warp and lose its shape. Both scenarios leave homes vulnerable to water intrusion and ultimately, wood rot. Orlando, FL (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 Choosing a resilient, quality siding is essential for the integrity of a home as well as exterior appeal. When it comes to selecting siding, it’s important to remember that not all products are created equal....

2014-08-19 23:11:48

It began as a mission to help housewives who wanted a respectable men’s urinal for their bathroom, but now the new waterless urinal created by a 89-year-old Londoner, Norman Brooks, has become a green magic bullet that’s drawing interest from conservationists from Massachusetts to Arizona. London, Ontario, Canada (PRWEB) August 19, 2014 After four years of research and development, Norman Brooks, retired owner of Brooks Construction Ltd., has invented the first concealed waterless...


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2004-10-19 04:45:43

Light Pollution -- Light pollution refers to excess light, created by human activities, that brightens the night sky enough to hide many stars from observers. For the average person, light pollution means that even on a clear, moonless night, only a few stars may be visible. When a city grows up near an astronomical observatory, light pollution can make the observatory effectively useless. Unlike most forms of pollution, light pollution isn't persistent: turn the lights off, and the...

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