What Is a Spreadsheet?

Spreadsheets store tabular data. They are used in business and industry and for personal purposes such as household accounts. Spreadsheet software can contain powerful features, such as formulae to make calculations, create graphs and data visualisations and perform complex data manipulation. Spreadsheets are exceptionally useful and versatile and are used in almost every company. Image Credit What Are the Best Spreadsheet Formats? The UK data service recommends CSV spreadsheet formats for long-term storage of tabular data with minimal metadata, describing XLS/XLSX as a widely used format. CSV (comma separated variable)…

The steps to making a simple dress

If you’ve always wanted to make your own clothes but had no idea where to start then, follow this easy step-by-step guide to making a simple T-shirt dress and kick start your dressmaking skills. This dress doesn’t even require you to use a pattern but if you’re still not convinced, why not try making a smaller version for a little girl and see just how easy it is.

Homes for life need great design

If you are fortunate enough to design your own home, you might want to make sure that it’s a home that you will be happy in forever. We all have different tastes and needs, but on the whole, there are certain tried and tested standards that you should aim for when embarking on this venture.

Where Can men pull off skinny jeans?

In recent years, skinny jeans have become a staple in men’s and women’s wardrobes alike. Women were the first to wear them, usually paired with trainers, but the men’s fashion industry quickly took note and modified their jean styles to include skinnies. Nowadays, you can’t walk down the high street without seeing them. Can everyone pull them off and where? Can they be worn on a night out to a Cheltenham Nightclubs location which you can find out about at links like latenightcoco.co.uk/? yes is the answer.  Can they be…

Look slimmer instantly in these 7 ways

Losing weight is never easy, no matter what slimming companies tell you. There aren’t many people who are so happy with their appearance that they don’t think they could do with losing a few pounds here and there. Did you know that there are some easy ways you can adjust what you wear that will instantly make you look slimmer without spending two hours working up a sweat at the gym?

 21st Century Classrooms Designing

If young people today were to compare their experiences of school with their parents’ or grandparents’, there would be huge variations between each account. The materials used each day would be different, the curriculum would have changed and particularly the ways in which school children were disciplined. One thing, however, which has remained relatively the same, would be the design of the classroom.

Six science-based public speaking tips

It seems that public speaking is something that comes quite a long way down the list of preferred activities for many people. Whether speaking as part of your job or at a personal engagement, even the most outgoing people can feel their confidence evaporate. Image Credit Many professionals rank public speaking as one of their biggest fears, so help in this area is often welcome. Let’s take a look at some top tips. Get back to English class For many of us, the last time we studied English and thought…

Keeping your loft conversion warm in winter

Installing heating appliances can be quite expensive, but it depends on factors such as the size of your attic. However, here are some ways to keep your loft conversion warm and cosy without needing a second mortgage: 1 Underfloor Heating One of the best methods to help keep your conversion stay warm in the winter and is also suitable for cold mornings when you do not want to get out of bed is underfloor heating. Heat rises, so this is one of the most effective forms of heating for a…

An introduction to drain relining

Drain relining is the easiest way to keep your drains in top shape. By creating a pipe within a pipe, repairs can be done with minimal disruption. Image Credit There are plenty of benefits to drain relining, making this cost-effective procedure a savvy choice. What is drain relining? When a drain is relined, a protective layer is added to the inside of the pipe. This is extremely effective at preventing cracking and other damage to the pipe. The process starts with a drain inspection. A professional drain lining company like…