Fun Days Now A Must-Have In Your School Calender

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Every school community consists of different stakeholders including the students, teachers, parents, staff members, school board members among others. With each playing a different role in the community, it is not every day that you get to have all these parties together. A Fun Day? Why? The parents have busy lives at work as the school administration is working behind the scenes to ensure the school operations run seamlessly and undisrupted. For the most part, only the teachers and students maintain direct contact and that is mostly within the confines of a classroom. Every so often, at least annually, it is a very rewarding experience to organize and participate in an event that brings all the parties together in an informal and relaxed setting. The students will enjoy the opportunity to break the monotony of sitting in class all day. Bonding outside the classroom with students also provides teachers with valuable insights on the behavior of their students, better equipping them on how to best handle the students in the different classroom scenarios. For all adults involved, such an event is always readily welcomed, as it is an opportunity to unwind and take the mind off all the expectations and Read More …

Managing Play Areas In Nurseries With Synthetic Turf

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Nursery- going kids are particularly active and so eager to explore the world around them, it’s a real struggle trying to keep up with them. The safest best, ironically, is to just let them be, and do your best to ensure the surroundings are controlled and safe. With this in mind, more and more nurseries are going the synthetic turf way, and installing artificial grass on play areas. The kids can now enjoy a game of everything they love on a safe surface that has continually proven itself as a long-term investment that every nursery across the country should look into. Unlike its natural counterpart, synthetic grass is slip-resistant even after a bit of rain pour. This is attributable to a couple of factors, one of which is that it has superior drainage characteristics, meaning that the play area will not retain any water on the surface which poses a slipping hazard. Secondly, it is much easier to clean any spillages and the kids can go back to their merry playing after a quick dab. This also saves the teachers and attendants plenty of time. The overly protective and borderline paranoid parent can also enjoy some peace of mind in Read More …

Reed For School 

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Schools throughout the area have children moving around regularly and need to have certain safety systems, which will protect the children adequately during play times. Most schools do not have access to highly trained staff who can manage the children effectively, and neither do they have the time at their disposal to waste on matters like gardening and other activities. In all probabilities, children are left to fend for themselves in areas that could prove injurious for them. While most schools have made appropriate arrangements to ensure the safety of the children, it has been observed that some are not cautious enough and have not taken proper care of their property. They are not required to make a huge investment in order to make their school better. Schools should be looking forward to making an investment in artificial grass wholesale, which will be available to them without difficulties. The management of the school is not required to remain concerned about how they can care for artificial grass when they have not even made an investment in the natural variety. It would be a lot better if the management of school decided to have a discussion among the experts who will Read More …

The 5-Point Care and Maintenance Guide For Artificial Grass

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To protect and get the most out of the investment put into  an artificial grass installation requires  proper are and regular maintenance. Careful and proper maintenance not only ensures that the synthetic turf surface looks its best at all times but it also considerably extends the life of your artificial grass. Regular Cleaning For the most common spills and stains such as coffee, ketchup and juice, always ensure that you clean out the stain as soon as possible. While artificial grass is highly stain-resistant, removing the stains once they have dried up is quite challenging. On the other hand however, it is easy to clean out fresh spills by dabbing on the grass surface with paper towels or simple household detergent on a piece of clothing. For oil-based stains, mineral spirits are an effective stain remover. Artificial grass is a pet-friendly cover and can be used for different pet-related applications. Regular hosing down should keep the synthetic turf clean and well-drained. An equal part mixture of water and white distilled vinegar also helps minimizing the odor. Regular Brushing Regular brushing will help in avoiding premature matting on the synthetic turf surface, and more so in high foot-traffic areas.  Using a Read More …

Guide to Company Portfolio Creation For Marketers

More and more people are steering away from the traditional 8-5 jobs to start and run their own businesses and the business world is becoming increasingly competitive. Staying ahead of the competition requires a multi-faceted strategy and a great marketing campaign always features prominently in that strategy. Start-ups and small businesses outsource to marketing companies for professional marketing services. While the demand is definitely there, generating leads and scoring business for a marketing company depends, among other factors, its company portfolio. Clients are always more confident about working with a company that can boast of a verifiable results-driven portfolio. A marketing company that can show its prospective clients  the impressive work done for other businesses stands a better chance of getting the  service contracts with these prospective clients. At the heart of an impressive portfolio are great testimonials from clients that have had interactions with the company. In a business world where clients are very specific about their needs and know exactly what they want out of a business relationship with a company, testimonials and positive reviews are a great deal. Clients who have worked with the company can speak of how the company assisted in meeting set goals and Read More …

Safety At The Construction Site: The Role of The Workers

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Right from the drafting stages, the Australian Work Health and Safety laws identify the construction industry as a target industry and an area of interest. Through collaborative efforts among all relevant stakeholders, the policy seeks to reduce injury and fatalities at the work place. Construction sites are inherently high-risk and careful attention need be employed to avoid injury. A Safe Work Australia report reveals that up to an overwhelming 40% of construction workers attribute frequent cases of injury at the workplace to a lack of training Obligations for workers The model WHS laws stipulate that the worker is under obligation to observe and comply to certain standard. Let us have a look at the specifics of these obligations as specifically applies to the construction industry. Comply and fully implement all instructions received  that pertains to workplace health and safety The construction site manager and foreman have the responsibility to provide proper instruction on all things safety for every worker, and more so for new workers. The workers on the other hand, are duly obliged to comply and follow these instructions. The worker should make a point of raising any concerns and seeking clarifications from the relevant authorities in order to Read More …