History of Bowling

The history of bowling can be traced back to the Stone Age. The first evidence of the game was discovered by the British Anthropologist Sir Flinders Petrie and his team of archaeologists in Egypt in the 1930s. He unearthed a collection of objects from a small child? S grave that appeared to have been the…

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What to Know about Dry Oxygen

Virtually always, if your doctor recommends dry oxygen as opposed to other kinds of home oxygen equipment, he or she will also recommend that you use a humidifier. As a matter of fact, it is essential to have more than one humidifier when you use dry oxygen. The reason for this is that without a…

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Custom Entrance Doors – Inspired by the Georgian Period

Building a Georgian period-style home is an exciting endeavor, but it can be a challenging one when trying to find the perfect grand entrance door. Most of the contemporary mass-produced doors available on the common market seem monotonously drab, structurally flimsy, and characteristically lacking. It seems almost impossible to find an entrance door that properly…

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What is Foundation Piering and How Does it Work?

Today, more and more homes are being built on unstable soils, such as the ones that you learned about in previous chapters. Between expansive and hydro-compactable soils and subsidence, foundations are pushed and pulled, creating movement. Each year, thousands of homeowners are faced with evaluating and repairing foundation problems. Thankfully, this means that there are…

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Structural Design – A Set of Process For Various Structural Phases

Structural design is an important part of structural engineering used broadly in construction of different type of building like residential, commercial, industrial and institutional. It can be described as a set of process which takes place for various construction phases. Structural design play vital role in completion of complex structural projects. For faster infrastructure development…

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Funny Construction Humor

Six Phases of a Construction Project: 1) Enthusiasm 2) Disillusionment 3) Panic 4) Search For The Guilty 5) Punishment Of The Innocent 6) Praise & Honors For The Non-Participants Directory of Construction Terminology: Contractor – A gambler that never gets to cut, shuffle or deal. Bid Opening – A poker game where the losing hand…

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