• Ultimate staircase features built-in slide

    Some people are dreamers while others are doers. London architect Alex Michaelis is a doer. He built his dream house recently and says, “Everyone in the family was involved in the design and got to say what he or she wanted.” His kids, of course, wanted a slide next to the staircase. Read More

  • Sound-activated LEDs could prevent injury

    [photopress:soundled.jpg,full,center] If that bar I got kicked out off at the weekend had these LED lights along the staircase, I may not have fallen down them, resulting in my current minor injuries. Or did I fall up the stairs? Who knows? Anyway, for $10 per pair, these LEDs can be yours. The battery-operated lights detect sound, so they’ll only turn on when you or your loved ones… Read More