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  1. Comment on The most divisive trend in water-closet architecture has reached Boston: the open-concept bathroom in ~design

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    One key element of having a tiled bathroom is missing with this approach. Tiles are watertight and protect the floor and walls from water and moisture.

    One key element of having a tiled bathroom is missing with this approach. Tiles are watertight and protect the floor and walls from water and moisture.

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  2. Comment on Does your city have civil defense/fire/air raid sirens or similar systems? in ~talk

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    Austria is fully covered by sirens which are typically used for alerting the fire brigade although pagers and other radio systems become more popular. The sirens are tested every Saturday at noon...

    Austria is fully covered by sirens which are typically used for alerting the fire brigade although pagers and other radio systems become more popular. The sirens are tested every Saturday at noon (except for Vienna) and on every first Saturday in October the civil defense alarm signals are tested.

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