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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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Gastronorm Container Guide

The Gastronorm sizes where set up by the European Committee for Standardisation as a way of standardising  container  sizes primarily in the catering industry. Gastronorm  containers  are most commonly made of stainless steel but are also widely available in other materials such as polycarbonate and polypropylene materials. Gastronorm  containers  are used primarily in the catering…

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Chillers – Vapor Compression Basics

A chiller is a device that removes heat from a liquid, usually water, through a vapor compression or absorption refrigeration cycle. Chillers are used to cool air and water in a variety of areas, such as large industrial sites, commercial facilities, and even institutional buildings. These machines can also utilize their heat rejection to warm…

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Different Types of Journalism

Journalism helps to explain the events that impact our lives and is developed in a number of forms and styles. Each journalistic form and style uses different techniques and writes for different purposes and audiences. There are five principal types of journalism: investigative, news, reviews, columns and feature writing. What form of journalism are you…

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