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Just Hangin' Round

An innovative way to add definition to your place, and especially a bedroom is a statement piece of furniture or a DIY project. This hanging tree cut is the perfect example, although, sourcing the right part for the base may pose a couple of issues if you aren’t a lumberjack or looking to tear down every tree to find the right part. 16 more words


Re-Solving Legal Aid...

…or how I developed a new respect for the Law Society.

Last November the Law Society of Scotland (or ‘LSoS’) released it’s Discussion Paper on the Future of Legal Aid in Scotland, setting out what changes it felt could be made. 761 more words


Sokkel/ Base

This is a beech slab from Manenburg (Utrecht NL) dating back to 1850. I’ve glued it in an angle and made a base for it from a reclaimed hardwood stair. 22 more words



One of my students wants to do scrafito for her project this month and I can’t remember if ever done it before, so this past Sunday I did a little scrafito test plate. 149 more words

Ceramics & Pottery

Featured yet again!

The man in the picture is the 2nd generation owner of Soon Huat Eng Kee Stone Workshop (顺发永记)! Our history goes way back over a century and it goes to show how reliable our company is; for us to be featured in the newspaper article! 6 more words


What's the difference between single span and multi-span reinforced concrete slabs?

Answer by Patrick Barry:

A ‘span’ in engineering parlance means ‘the gap between two supports’
This bridge is single span:

A single span slab is a slab that is supported at either end.

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