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Case Constructions - What's the Difference?

   In order to arrive at the best possible solution when it comes to shipping cases, custom cases and other durable packaging designs, understanding the basics about the types of constructions that are used can help a lot. These days, many different processes are used to create high quality cases; depending on which characteristics are important to you, one kind of construction may work better than another. To help differentiate between the different constructions that are available for carrying cases and other containers today, please take a look at the following brief overview of the most common types of case constructions. Roto-Molded Rotational molding - often referred to as rotomolding - is a popularly used process in the package design & development industry. A heated mold melts down high-density plastic - often polyethylene - forming a puddle. The mold is then slowly rotated over a period of time; meanwhile, the melted plastic sticks to the walls of the mold. Ultimately, hig

Garden Offices - Work Space Or Play Room?

   Garden offices are specially designed as a place to work from a person's garden. More and more home workers are choosing a dedicated work space in their garden to lessen the hassle of the daily drive to and from work. Timber built offices are continuing to grow in popularity because the style of building available is considerable, with custom-built garden offices a definite reality at very little extra cost compared to a standard model. Some look a little more than a garden shed whilst others are extremely contemporary in style featuring lots of glass, folding doors etc. However, some of the most popular garden offices are the more traditional timber buildings that have the aesthetics of a summer-house with the functionality of a home office. If you intend on using your garden office through the winter then make sure it is lined and insulated. Insulation will help regulate the temperature of the building while double glazed doors and windows will also make a big difference. The

K12 Virtual Education - Parent Teachers And "Fear" In The Teaching And Learning Process

   "Free Children are not easily influenced; the absence of fear is the finest thing that can happen to a child." A.S. Neill, (1992) Summerhill School, A New View Of Childhood, Penguin Books. We are all afraid of something. Whether it is the dark, small spaces, falling in our dreams or the neighbor's dog! When faced with these our bodies can react to the perceived fear of the situation. Authority or perceived authority is sometimes a huge fear provoker. Who remembers the fear of facing a teacher without the homework finished? Or the fear of a parent finding out you had not done so well in French as they might have expected. Inadvertently we bring this fear with us into adulthood. As adults we become the feared and oddly enough we almost feel "entitled" to repeat the process without thinking. We fail to think of the repercussions this type of "authority" had on us as people. In the world of teaching and learning it is common to perceive the "teache

Benefits of the Boutique Shopping Experience

  Whether you're obsessed with fashion trends and excitedly await the arrival of each new clothing season or you simply need a functional wardrobe that suits your lifestyle, you'll want to wear items that fit great, look great, and match your personality. No matter what your personal style may be, there are certainly stores that share your sense of fashion and design. When you find a boutique that caters to your sensibilities, you'll undoubtedly see clothing and accessories you'd love to add to your collection. There are many benefits to shopping at a boutique over a big box store. These specialty shops do so much more than stock clothes. The owner's curatorial sense will often determine what designers are on display. The boutique experience permeates all areas of the shop. They often play trendy music that will soundtrack your time in the store. Employees tend to dress in the clothes that the shop sells and are quite passionate and knowledgeable about the merchandi