9 Life Lessons From Snakes and Ladders Game

As I watched my two daughters play the traditional Indian game of “Snakes and Ladders“, I was realizing, at every step, that there was a striking similarity this game has with our life’s journey. There are so many lessons that this game can teach us, including how to go about executing the biggest game in…

How to Meet UK Staircase Building Regulations

Whether you are planning a whole new staircase or just a refurbishment of your existing stair balustrade, you need to make sure that your stairs comply with current UK building regulations. Many older staircases may not meet today’s standards, so installing new handrails, spindles and newel posts will give you a chance to bring your…

Manufacturing and Retailing of Laminate Flooring

Where to find laminate flooring at a discounted rate The latest in flooring solutions is the laminated. It is made from a process of sealing layers of paper or other materials, with a plastic like substance, which gives it the desired strength and hence is known to be very durable. Mostly laminate floor is available…

CPAT – Candidate Physical Aptitude Test

As an increasing number of Municipalities across Canada and the United States make the CPAT their official physical test as part of the firefighter hiring process, recruitment candidates should familiarize themselves with this test, as well as understand how a metabolic and strength conditioning program can properly prepare them for it. The CPAT began in…

The Importance of the Electrical Grounding of Mobile Cranes

Working in construction sites has always been considered as hazardous. In the period between 1997 and 1999, there were 158 accidents which can be considered as crane-related. 73 percent of these crane related accidents involved mobile cranes. Of this number, 10 accidents were caused by electrical contact. This gives people the importance of electrical grounding…

Foundations – What You Need to Know

OK then, you have done your site investigation, the outline planning is through and you are ready to start designing your foundations. Here’s what you need to know. There are five main types of foundation common to low-rise buildings within which category domestic housing falls. What type of ground you are building on will determine…

Doctrine of Accord and Satisfaction

Doctrine of Accord and Satisfaction Accord and satisfaction is the purchase of the release from an obligation, whether arising under contract or tort by means of any valuable consideration not being the actual performance of the obligation itself. The accord is the agreement by which the obligation is discharged. The satisfaction is the consideration which…

Air Conditioning Repair

What should you be seeking when you request a person to make an air conditioning repair in St. Louis, MO to suit your needs? Notoriety Dependability Experience Equipment An air conditioner is an expensive item and a very crucial thing during a hot St. Louis summer season, therefore, you want to be careful about whom…