Back Injury Prevention Goes A Long Way

Back Injury Prevention Goes A Long Way Back injury is one the most common injuries in the workplace. Back injuries can occur in the office setting, construction sites, and in manufacturing facilities. The injury is easy to prevent; a little guidance is all that is needed. It is easier to avoid the injury than trying […]

Reducing The Risk Of SIDS

Reducing The Risk Of SIDS What is SIDS? SIDS stands for Sudden Infant Death Syndrome. It is the sudden and unexplained death of a baby under 1 year of age. Because many SIDS babies are found in their cribs, some people call SIDS “crib death.” But, cribs do not cause SIDS. Facts About SIDS Doctors […]

Used Waterbeds

Waterbeds can offer you a great night of sleep but you don’t have to go out there and buy a new one. Many people get them and then they don’t like them. Some women find they can’t sleep on them well during a pregnancy, especially in the later stages of it. As a result they […]

Choosing a Camper Trailer

Choosing a Camper Trailer The beauty of camper trailers is that if you choose well and buy the best, you’ll enjoy the trip, get the comfort that you need, and possibly get most of your investment back once you’ve finished. The fun in traveling usually starts on the pre-trip preparations. The decision over the “living […]

Finding Your Next Wonderfully Cozy And Functional Bed

Finding Your Next Wonderfully Cozy And Functional Bed Types of beds The most popular bed people find themselves resting on is a spring coil box and mattress variety found in many sizes. It is the most popular because it comes in a variety of sizes, firmness ratings and prices. A futon bed is a popular […]

Bedroom Decor And Bedding

Bedroom Decor And Bedding Designing the space in your home can be some of the most rewarding work that you can undertake. Your decor can reflect your spirit and style, and done correctly, it can speak to your very soul. The most intimate space, and perhaps the most important, is the bedroom. Unfortunately, it is […]

Have you ever had a possession that has been with you for so long that, despite the wear and tear that you see on the surface, you treasure it dearly? Well, my bean bag chair is one such item

Have you ever had a possession that has been with you for so long that, despite the wear and tear that you see on the surface, you treasure it dearly? Well, my bean bag chair is one such item I first got the bean bag chair because it was cheap. I found the tartan plaid […]

Futon Sofas

Futon Sofas The Japanese are the ones who started the futon bedding system. Actually, they used the word “shikibuton”, meaning mattress; it was the Americans who named it a futon. Unlike the Japanese, the American concept included the mattress, the convertible furniture it sits on, or both. Basically, a futon acts as a sofa during […]

Lightweight Backpacking Techniques

Lightweight Backpacking Techniques These lightweight backpacking tips and techniques are options or ideas, not recommendations. I tend towards the extreme side of ultralight backpacking, and if you don’t know yourself or your skills, some of these techniques will get you into trouble. A good example of this is the “natural mattress” that allows you to […]

A Brief History Of Futons

A Brief History Of Futons Originally from Japan, Futons are like bed mattresses but used and made differently than in their home country. Japanese Futons Measuring two inches (5 cm) thick and filled with cotton and/or synthetic batting, Japanese futons are typically flat and are designed to be spread out on tatami flooring, which is […]