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The six basic exercises – 6. Harmony

Thus we have named five capacities of the soul that the student must make his own by correct training: Control of the direction of thought; control of the impulses of will; calmness in joy and sorrow; positiveness in judging the world; impartiality in our attitude toward life. 185 more words


Failed Tanking and Broken Business Models.

At present we are completing a remedial waterproofing scheme within a residential basement, where we are installing cavity drainage waterproofing to address issues of penetration past the internal cementitious slurry tanking system. 1,848 more words


Ford Issues 5 Separate Recalls for 202,000 Vehicles

Ford Motor Company issued recall notices on Tuesday for more than 200,000 vehicles to check for defects ranging from potentially leaky fuel lines to stalled engines. 145 more words

Builder told me what materials to use and now they're not happy with them!

I didn’t like the quality of the materials we used on this job.  But the builder told me what materials to use.  Now the Builder  wants a reduction in price because of the poor quality materials!   134 more words

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The Déjà Vu Basement Conversion that Lost the Sale / £25k Property Value.

Firstly, apologies for the overly dramatic title but hopefully this will provide a useful example of the implications that a basement conversion can have on a property, where the work and guarantees which stand behind it are questionable. 1,259 more words


Китайский дьявол - в деталях

Небольшое дополнение к обзору китайфона от Doogee, Latte DG450.
Помимо того, что этот телефон проигрывает в общем зачете по качеству и “юзабилити” даже в сравнении с бюджетником от Самсунг (см. обзор Doogee DG450, на англ.), у этого китайского телефона обнаружился еще и другой косяк, который обнаружился не сразу.