Tag: terms

Valuation Definitions

When reading the insurance policy, there are many terms about valuation. Actual Cash Value: the fair or reasonable cash price property would bring in a fair market, allowing for depreciation. Assessed Value: The valuation placed on property by a public tax assessor for purposes of taxation. The main assessor for B.C. is BC Assessment, a

Basic Construction Terms

When I study the construction phrases, I saw this set of terms of construction.  Recorded here for further use. Balloon Framed Wall – Framed walls (generally over 10′ tall) that run the entire vertical length from the floor sill plate to the roof. This is done to eliminate the need for a gable end truss.

What is a seeder and what is a leecher?

When I use Transmission to do the downloading, I see some figures on the web control panel of Transmission. Those are technical terms. Such as Seeder, Leecher, Ratio, Trackers, Peers, etc. So the questions come. What is a seeder? What is a leecher? Let me check it from search engine and put all together. What