2015

4 Tips For Industrial Maintenance

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If you work in a factory or plant and need to be sure that all of your machinery is up to par, there are some industrial repair service tips that you'll need to follow. The maintenance that you put into this machinery allows you to maximize on the equipment that you use on a regular basis, and keeps your business flowing smoothly, while also keeping workers safe. To get the most out of your factory work, read and apply the tips below.

27 July 2015

Should You Chip Seal Or Seal Coat Your Home's Asphalt Driveway

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If your home's asphalt driveway has seen better days, then you can revive it by having it professionally chip sealed or seal coated. Both processes overlay your existing asphalt driveway to renew its surface look and to protect the asphalt from damage due to weather and vehicles. Asphalt Oxidization  The main binder in asphalt is a compound known as bitumen. Air, sunlight, and water oxidize the bitumen and this causes the asphalt to:

15 July 2015

Can You Get A Free Windshield Replacement? Maybe So!

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Unfortunately, most people have to deal with some kind of windshield damage at some point. The way that you deal with the windshield damage depends on several different factors, one of the most significant of which may be the cost of the repair or replacement. In some cases, your auto insurance will pay for the repair or replacement of the windshield, at least partially. However, this depends on a couple of factors.

24 June 2015

What Should You Look For In Your Home Warranty?

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Among all the paperwork you have to keep track of when you are building a new home, is your warranty. Your home's warranty is important for a number of reasons and it is important that you ensure that you understand it. If you have purchased a warranty or it was included, here are some areas of it to pay special attention to.  What Is Covered? What is actually covered by your warranty can vary based on the company offering it.

11 June 2015

Keeping Your House Mold-Free By Protecting Your Ductwork

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The effects of indoor mold exposure are not just limited to allergy-like symptoms such as skin irritation, headaches, dispnea and nasal congestion. Consistent exposure to mycotoxin-producing molds can also result in serious effects such as cancer, pregnancy complications, pulmonary bleeding and immunologic disorders: Air conditioning problems Air conditioning systems are notorious for having mold prone conditions. The dirt and moisture combinations found within these systems usually make them vulnerable to mold attacks.

29 May 2015

3 Things To Keep In Mind When Considering A Pre-Fabricated Steel Building

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Buying a pre-engineered metal building can be a great solution for your business. They last a long time and they don't need much maintenance. However, there are some things you need to keep in mind when you're thinking about buying a pre-fabricated steel building. Here are some of the most important things to remember. Check with Your Zoning and Permits Office When you want to buy a pre-fabricated metal building, it is important that you first check with your the zoning and permits office in your town.

14 May 2015

Update Your Jewelry Store Lighting Today And Improve Your Store's Bottom Line

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Lighting is critically important in jewelry stores. The right lighting can actually improve the appearance of the merchandise and draw customers to the store.  By updating the lighting at your jewelry store, you can attract more customers, sell more products and save money on your store's electric costs. Below are just a few ways that the right lighting installation can improve your jewelry business's bottom line. Switching to Energy Efficient Lighting Can Save On Utility Bills

28 April 2015

Four Truly Natural Options For Giving Your Home A New Green Roof

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So, that old asphalt shingle roof has reached the end of its life? Well, this means that it is time to have a roof replacement done for your home. Today, you can use many affordable roofing products on your home. Some of these roofing products are green roofing solutions, and in the case of materials like wood shakes, they are even made from renewable resources. If you want to have a green roofing replacement, here are some of your options:

13 April 2015

How To Prevent Ant Infestation In Your Residential Construction Site

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Nobody likes moving into a new home and finding out that they have thousands of insect roommates. Keeping this in mind, you will want to find ant control that keeps many of these pests out of your construction site. There are a couple of different options, depending on what type of ants you are attempting to keep out of the home while it is under construction. Controlling Carpenter Ants These big, black, wood-chewing ants are a construction contractor's worst nightmare.

31 March 2015

Four Unconventional Solutions To Create An Attractive Wood Fence For Your Home

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If you want to have a wood fence for your home, there are many different options. You may be thinking about traditional wood fencing materials, but there are alternatives. Plywood and siding can be a great way to add a wood fence to your home with a different look. If you want to have a unique looking wood fence for your property, here are four unconventional solutions to give you a fence that looks a little different:

18 March 2015