Administrative Provisions of Paris Convention

Party countries to the Paris Convention compose a union for the Protection of Industrial Property. The Paris Convention goes further than a mere treaty establishing rights as well as obligations. It also establishes a legal entity in international law with the essential organs to carry out certain tasks. The Union forms a single administrative entity…

Attaching Wood To Concrete

A very important tip is to use the right tool for each method. When you’re dealing with concrete and masonry, you’re obviously dealing with extremely hard material. Woodworking hammers are too light and steel drill bits too soft. The concrete is also brittle. Hard sharp chips are likely to fly out as you work on…

I Am A Belief-O-Holic

Hi, my name is Will, and I am a belief-o-holic. Beliefs have always been my best friends. I used beliefs to feel better, to ease my pain, and to end my loneliness. Sometimes I believed in public, but most often, I believed alone. I’ve suffered horribly, and caused others to suffer, because of my addiction…

Moms Love Laminate Floors

It’s no wonder why many moms choose laminate flooring for the busiest rooms in their homes. Laminates are durable, stain-proof, fairly easy to install, pretty and comfortable to walk on. Laminate flooring is awesome for high traffic areas like hallways, dens, offices and playrooms. They make the job of being a mom a whole lot…

Art Miniature Painting On Lacquered Caskets

Summarized briefly, miniature painting is a form of painting that is deeply rooted in many cultures and spans centuries. Miniature painting is a traditional style of art that is very detailed, often referred to as painting or working “in miniature”. Because of their origins as illuminations, they are also painted to have as smooth of…

Roof Construction

When it comes to family, the father is the head of the home. When it comes to the home, the  roof  is the head of the house! The  roof  is no doubt the father of your shelter, protecting your home rain or shine, 24/7. It’s important that you value having a  roof  over your head…

New Paint Technologies

It’s true that creativity thrives in adversity. The financial downturn has spurred the development and release of innovative paint technologies that has industrial coatings contractors all abuzz and rubbing their hands in anticipation. What are the newsworthy trends in painting products that are making their way into the hands of industrial coating contractors and right…

Anti-Two Block Crane Safety Solution

Anti-Two Block System – Safety Always Comes First! At some point of time, all of us involved in the heavy construction activities have seen workers being carried in their man-baskets using the hook of a crane. The whole process surely does look dangerous but is that in reality the case? The answer would be a…

How to Scatter Cremated Remains (Ashes)

You may envision going out to a beautiful spot and scattering your loved one’s remains. While this can be a beautiful, ceremonial and a very healing way of returning a loved one to nature, it can also be a disaster. The following guidelines, will make the experience a positive one and make the final wish…

Danshari: Ditching Materialism for the Simple Life

Michael Hoffman, in an interesting new article in The Japan Times Online, describes danshari, a lifestyle idea that complements three other stuff-minimal concepts, voluntary simplicity, wabi sabi, and true wealth. Voluntary simplicity, you may recall, has origins in the 19th century and calls into question the values of material wealth and status; it focuses instead…

Elements of a Contract

While most people understand that contracts are agreements between two or more parties that outline the terms of personal or professional. Contracts may involve the sale of products, property, or goods, or they may outline the terms of work to be performed. In addition, contracts may be used to guarantee that certain actions will be…