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2014-01-08 12:22:30

LONDON, Jan. 8, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Reportbuyer.com just published a new market research report: A Profile of the West European Paint Industry IRL is pleased to present its updated Profile of the West European Paint Industry, which represents one of ten regional volumes available covering the global paints and coatings industry. The geographical scope is as follows:AustriaBelgiumDenmarkFinlandFranceGermanyGreeceIrelandItalyNetherlandsNorwayPortugalSpainSwedenSwitzerlandUnited...

2014-01-05 23:00:33

Alfano Renovations is a leading construction, high-end remodeling, and real estate investment company offering NJ Kitchen Renovations. Additionally, they specialize in Home Additions and Bathroom Renovations. (PRWEB) January 06, 2014 Alfano Renovations, a family-owned construction, high-end remodeling, and real estate investment company in New Jersey has announced the release of their 2014 Guide to a Great Home Remodeling Experience. Alfano Renovations is one of the leading construction,...

2013-12-22 23:02:36

For Southern California homeowners who are ready to start cutting increasingly exorbitant energy costs, Pacific Remodelers SD is the most trusted company in the region that's specializing in energy-efficient home remodeling. Pacific Remodelers SD, recognized by many top manufacturers as an industry leader, has just been granted exclusive rights to be the only home remodeling company to carry their most advanced energy-efficient products and labels. San Diego, CA (PRWEB) December 22,...

2013-12-20 23:03:22

Last week, the first modules were set at the B2 residential tower at Atlantic Yards in New York, set to become the tallest modular building in the world. The Modular Building Institute (MBI), the international trade association for commercial modular construction, applauds this venture for the way it is helping to break new ground for the construction industry. (PRWEB) December 20, 2013 Last week, the first modules were set at the B2 residential tower at Atlantic Yards in Brooklyn, New...

2013-11-29 23:03:11

Consumers who demand nothing but the best products and services their money can afford now have a reliable web resource to help them in their search for the right DIY alarm systems. Called AlarmSystemReport.com, the site features exhaustive reviews on the top-rated companies like FrontPoint Security as well as provide free online tools for quicker comparison shopping. New York, New York (PRWEB) November 29, 2013 There are so many alarm system companies in the market right now making it...

2013-11-22 23:35:59

The aim of the new Online Quote facility is to provide the customer with an accurate quotation for the cost of purchasing a self build conservatory including such things as the style and size of conservatory, the roof and window ventilation and the type of doors and glazing. Leek, Staffordshire (PRWEB) November 22, 2013 Although there are now signs of a recovery in the UK economy, homeowners are continuing to be prudent when it comes to spending money on their properties. For instance, we...

2013-11-20 23:29:03

Reliant Finishing Systems announced today that the company has hired Mr. Hal Lindsey for the position of Executive Director for Technical Services. Mr. Lindsey will support all of the company’s product improvement and technical support initiatives, as well as expand Reliant’s field service offerings. Somerville, AL (PRWEB) November 20, 2013 Reliant Finishing Systems (http://www.reliantfinishingsystems.com) announced today that the company has retained Mr. Hal Lindsey, a well-known...

2013-11-19 23:33:07

Preparations help prevent the extra expense of hiring a plumber. Golden, CO (PRWEB) November 19, 2013 According to data* from HomeAdvisor, handymen and plumbers receive the highest number of service requests for backed-up and clogged drains during November. The cost of hiring a plumber to repair the garbage disposal and unclog the drain can be hundreds of dollars. HomeAdvisor’s personal finance expert, Leah Ingram, provides tips to homeowners to avoid costly plumbing repairs during the...

Word of the Day
  • A murmuring sound; a rushing or whistling sound, like that of the wind; a deep sigh.
  • A gentle breeze; a waft; a breath.
  • Any rumor that engages general attention.
  • A cant or whining mode of speaking, especially in preaching or praying; the chant or recitative characteristic of the old Presbyterians in Scotland.
  • To make a rushing, whistling, or sighing sound; emit a hollow murmur; murmur or sigh like the wind.
  • To breathe in or as in sleep.
  • To utter in a whining or monotonous tone.
According to the OED, from the 16th century, this word is 'almost exclusively Scots and northern dialect until adopted in general literary use in the 19th.'