A London-based medical firm has laid off about 100 of its employees and has blamed the action on Obamacare. Drain Toronto service providers reports on the developments resulting from the new health care laws.
Medical Device Levies
The medical technology firm let go staff at the Massachusetts and Tennessee offices in the U.S. The company said that the tax on medical devices, which is tied to the new rules, is the reason for the layoffs. [..]
We want to think we invented all things new or are so much better than the ancient guys who lived in the stone age, well in some ways we are, but in others they would tell us “been there done that.” Why do I say that? A 2,000-year-old toilet was discovered by archaeologists in a king’s tomb. The king of the Western Han Dynasty in China that was probably existent between 206 BC to the year 24 AD had this “toilet,” which had a stone seat, running water and get this, an armrest! The water closet is one of the oldest ever discovered and is sort of, like what we use today. They were not so Stone Age after all! [..]
Like everything else that makes for a complete plumber service, there have been improvements over the years in the supply lines for your water services that give you more than a few choices. Take a look at the variety below but remember to consult with a professional before you make any final choices.
Rigid copper pipe is the modern choice used in home construction today. It can be soldered together or fit with compression fittings. One of the advantages to this type of water supply line is the durability of the material. However, as a DIY’er, you’ll need to master simple soldering if you plan on using this material. [..]