Why Insulate? There Are Good Reasons!

More peace, comfort and security. To the conservation of nature and the environment. Dams says protect. From cold, noise. From heat and fire. In many areas of modern life, insulating materials provide better quality of life. Especially in the construction and housing, the right insulation plays a main role.

Embankments protecting our climate. Who insulates, saves heating costs, reduced CO2 emissions and reducing the greenhouse effect. These are the good reasons for a well insulated House: an optimal thermal insulation ensures a pleasant living climate in all rooms. In the summer and in the winter. Protection against outside noise and sound protection in the interior insulation materials purchase plus a significant comfort non insulation materials provide an extra safety for the building and its occupants through fire. “Not expensive: prima Klima year-round good money you should not drive to the fireplace”, an old proverb says. “Who needs heat less, because he very well heat has contained, saves a lot of carbon.” Energy experts say.

But also protection against summer heat is important. As to cool rooms, costs more energy than you might think. Well insulated roofs and outer walls help to regulate the room temperature. In all weather conditions. Each season of the year. Living alone is a piece of quality of life we live in a noisy world. Noise is everywhere, silence rare. Road noise from the outside, music from the baby’s room or the noise next door: insulating materials are indispensable. Over 70% of the population in Germany feels disturbed by increasing noise by road, rail, and air transport as demonstrated by studies commissioned by the Federal Environmental Agency. At home live in peace this claim is becoming increasingly important for most people. Also who makes higher demands on sound insulation, can create an oasis of calm with ISOVER insulation systems. For the ear. And for the creative head. Keep fires small flame where fire breaks out, smoke. There are also toxic, dioxin-containing gases released – especially when House and apartment fires. When flame-resistant insulation prevent that fires spread, life and human health is protected. Reduce toxic emissions. Protect roof, walls, and ceilings with ISOVER insulation systems from non-flammable mineral wool (glass wool and rock wool). They show best stability values even in long-lasting high temperature applications. The high mineral wool designed specifically for the special protection of fire ULTIMATE ideal for insulation of wooden houses with high safety standards. And the best values in the sound and heat protection of their products and structures thus insulated. For more information, tips, checklists, brochures and online tools for planning on the subject of dams for builders and renovators, see roof Lexicon: services/roof lexicon / contact person for the press sturm@drang ag Evelyn Scheuten Nibelungen str. 7 b 86152 Augsburg phone: 0821-567-62-88 fax: 0821-567 62 87 email:

Ergonomics In The Kitchen: Avoid Planning Mistakes

Ergonomically adapted work surfaces, cabinets adapted to the body make modern cooking a pleasure and save your back at the same time. Think high-quality technical equipment, elegant furnishings and large work areas – these factors usually first when it comes to planning a kitchen. An important issue is however often underestimated: the ergonomics. The consulting professionals of the Berlin kitchen manufacturer – dassbach kitchens – advise customers of their dream kitchen always set up. Because if you must dig out pots and pans only laboriously from the last Cabinet corners, the joy of cooking goes often quite quickly. So that this does not happen, the kitchen experts at dassbach have put together some tips and suggestions for a careful ergonomic kitchen planning.

Perfectly planned work surfaces should be always tailored to the body size. Different activities can require quite different heights it – the kitchen area can be lower than the normal operating range, the sink should be planned but slightly higher. Important: Sink and cooking area should be located as far as possible in the same kitchen. Height-adjustable lower and upper cabinets, as well as a hood should most definitely be included. To avoid having to lift heavy items above shoulder height, thus relieving shoulder joints and spine. Also of advantage: A sitting workplace is installed at a height of 65-75 cm.

So can the long standing in the meantime compensated in the kitchen and the back protected. Also important during kitchen planning is adequate freedom of movement. Jumping out corners and edges should affect the running paths in the kitchen never. Direct access from work on the doors of the cabinets and appliances is beneficial. When a list of corner, it must be ensured that all cabinets perfectly you can open. Stove and refrigerators should never too close together are. The distance of the storage cabinet for oven, stove and heaters is also important. It accommodates supplies that are often needed, ideally directly on the respective work area. And since you can have never enough storage space: full statements, the are in the complete roll out of the closet increase the surface skilfully and unobtrusively. Often, it is very difficult to recognize all of these design details in the usual drawings of kitchen Planner for the uninitiated. Therefore the Berlin kitchen manufacturer offers its customers an easy way the complete planned kitchen in almost photo-realistic quality with his 3D-KuchenKino to look at all perspectives before building. So avoid bottlenecks and planning errors. Company Description Dassbach kitchens: kitchen manufacturer has Dassbach of a long tradition. Founded in 1928, it is specialized in fitted kitchens at Dassbach since 1953. Since 1973, the company belongs to the Bauknecht Foundation. Since then were already more than 800,000 kitchens manufactured and sold directly to consumers via its own factory offices. In addition to the price advantage through the direct sales without intermediaries customers will also benefit from the perfect planning and fitting service from a single source, and also by the possibility of consulting at home. Company contact: DASSBACH kitchens factory sales GmbH & co. limited partnership Mr.