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Playing (And Winning) Hide And Seek With A Leaking Roof

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If you have noticed puddles of water on the floor of your home, and you don’t know what could have caused these mystery puddles to appear, you might have a leak in your roof. Not knowing where the leak is coming from is a bit disturbing, as you will not know the amount of work to do to fix it. The quicker you find the leak source, the less damage you will need to deal with. Read More»

New Construction Company? Make Sure To Certify And Train Your Crane Operators

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If you’re a new construction company looking to buy or rent a crane for your projects, you need to understand how to operate the equipment property. If your workers lack the proper training to operate a crane, they can accidentally harm other people on your construction sites. Accidents can lead to lawsuits and expenses that hurt your company’s reputation and finances. Before you take your crane out into the field, make sure that your workers receive the proper certification and training first. Read More»

How To Maximize Your Storage Space When Using Pallet Racks

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To store as much inventory as possible in your warehouse, it’s a smart idea to use pallet racks to help keep your pallets and products stacked and organized neatly. However, some companies make better use of their storage space than others, and using the right pallet racks and the right storage methods can help you make the most of the warehouse space that is available to you. This can help you save money because you won’t have to worry about expanding or maintaining a larger building, but you’ll still be able to store a lot of inventory. Read More»

3 Telltale Signs Your Heating System Is On The Fritz

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Furnaces are expensive pieces of equipment; as such, homeowners typically don’t want to replace them until it’s absolutely necessary to do so. At the same time, however, mechanical problems within a furnace, if ignored, can eventually become major enough that the entire unit may need to be replaced. Because of this, it’s recommended that homeowners have even the seemingly smallest of furnace repairs done right away. Being aware of a few of the common signs that your home heating system is on the fritz or is about to break down can be helpful in this regard. Read More»

Septic Tank Pumping: How To Reduce The Frequency Of This Maintenance

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Having your septic tank pumped is a vital part of maintaining your septic system and preventing an overflow. Unfortunately, there is simply no way to avoid this maintenance requirement altogether. However, this does not mean that you need to simply accept the need for frequent tank pumping. In fact, there is quite a lot that you can do to reduce the frequency with which your septic tank needs to be pumped by a company like H&R Complete Inc. Read More»

Spruce Up Your Garage Door With These Clever Design Ideas

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Garage doors are often considered an essential part of any home with a garage, but not a major design feature. Instead of allowing your garage door to be an unsightly feature of your home, you’ll benefit greatly by turning it into one of your favorite parts of your home. With the following five design ideas, you can enhance your home’s curb appeal with a new or remodeled garage door. Avoid Straight Lines and Choose Curves Read More»

Finding The Right Flooring Material When You Suffer From Allergies

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When you suffer from severe allergies, whether seasonal or year-round, every decision you make regarding home repairs and remodeling should take your allergy symptoms into consideration. One of the most important decisions you can make in your home regarding your allergies is choosing the right flooring material. Some materials are superior to others in their resistance to mold and mildew, their ease of cleaning, and whether or not they will trap and/or hold allergens. Read More»

Clearing Out The Sewer Line Yourself

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If you are a new property owner, you might be surprised to find out that you are responsible for taking care of your home sewer line. This is a drain that travels from the main waste/vent stack to the sewer main. The city is responsible for taking care of the main sewer, but you are responsible for taking care of your home sewer line.  Determining the Source of the Clog Read More»

Tips For Your Next Commercial Building Project

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Managing the logistical challenges of a thriving business is a task that many entrepreneurs want to have. One of the most difficult aspects of growing a business can be finding enough room for your equipment, workers and customers. As a result, it is not unusual for businesses to need to expand their building. However, these projects can be highly complex, and if you are feeling overwhelmed by the early planning stages of this task, there are a couple of tips that can help you avoid some unpleasant issues that can arise. Read More»

Three Forms Of Venting Possible With A Propane Garage Heater

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When buying a propane garage heater, one of the major considerations is the form of venting it comes with. Venting determines where pipes are located (for example, roof venting pipes are more complicated to install), and how many pipes to have. Here are the three major forms of venting available: Gravity Venting Just like the name suggests, gravity venting uses the force of gravity to get rid of the combusted gases from the heater. Read More»