Author Archives: Chris

Applications for dehumidifiers

If you’ve ever had any building work done on your home, you’ll know how long it can take for things like plastering and decorating to dry. Obviously, with all the dependencies there are in building work, it’s very useful if you can speed up the processes of drying which is where dehumidifies come in useful. […]

Insurance in uncertain times

In these uncertain times, insurance has never been more important. Suddenly we’re not sure what the future holds so we are confronted with a feeling of ‘what if?’ For example, many of us have contemplated our health and have therefore looked again at our health, and income insurance to help protect our families. Many of […]

Weaving harnesses to clothes pegs, smart cards to plaster dowels

Back in my old engineering days I spent a lot of time in factories – usually having a guided tour. Even though I was there to sell something, the factory manager would invariably be very proud of his or her production facility and enjoy showing someone around. I enjoy learning about machines so was a […]

Company profile – Aquatique Show

If you’ve ever visited Disney Land, or any other theme park for that matter, you will have seen a water feature. These are anything from small fountains to huge dancing water shows and they’re often loved by the crowds (certainly the younger members of the audience and the older visitors!) But have you ever given […]

The world of ultra-sound machines

You learn something new every day in my line of work and today was no exception. We’re all no doubt familiar with ultrasound machines (no jokes about Mancunians, please!) as they’re a common feature in any modern hospital, used primarily as a very quick way to look inside the human body in real-time. The potential […]

Top Quality Carpet Fitting with These Trimming Knife Blades

By following a set regime, carpet fitters can make sure they always work to a high standard. Taking responsibility for everything from training to the tools that you use should stand you in good stead. Knife-Point have taken a look at 5 points which are worth bearing in mind – including the use of trimming […]

Trimming Knife Blades for Carpet Tradesmen

To secure the satisfaction of your customers within any trade, you need to have the right tools to back up your skill-set. Never is this truer than with carpet fitting, which requires a special type of blade for you to be able to implement any work to the best of your ability. For such applications, the […]

How to deal with overdue invoices – business cash flow tips

Anyone who has ever run their own business will know what it is like trying to keep so many different balls in the air at the same time – juggling the sales, the marketing, the invoicing, the bookkeeping, the VAT payments, bills, administration, purchases, the accounts, etc. And this is even before we get to […]

The London floods of 2000

My biggest experience with industrial dehumidifiers was in late 2000 when London was hit by very heavy rain that caused a lot of very serious flooding across many parts of the capital. At the time, according to the report by the Greater London Assembly, as many as 50% of people living in flood-prone areas were […]

Crafting Essentials Such as Stanley Knife Blades

Craft-making is a source of joy to many people and can be rewarding work to do. If you’re one of the individuals who have an interest in this hobby, there are a number of tips you can follow to ensure that any work you do is of the highest quality. One essential way to ensure success […]