Everything Including the Kitchen Sink: Working With General Contractors

How to Keep Your Commercial Exhaust Hood in Good Working Order

Most commercial kitchens are required to have some type of exhaust hood, meaning a special vent above the stovetop that pulls up hot air and pushes it outside the building. This keeps the kitchen cool and can also help to control the risk of fire, as the exhaust hood can deprive a fire of oxygen […]

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Should You Invest in Zone Control as Part of Your New AC Installation?

  As the weather warms up, you are likely taking notice of how comfortable your home is. If your existing air conditioning system is not as efficient as it used to be, it may be time to consider replacement. However, there are quite a few things to consider when it comes to the purchase and […]

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Common Misconceptions During the Designing of Cooling Towers

Some owners of manufacturing plants that need cooling towers incur unnecessary costs by asking cooling tower designers to include features that have little bearing on the effective performance of the tower. Such factory owners may be under the influence of common misconceptions about cooling tower designs. This article discusses some of the misconceptions that you […]

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Some Questions You Might Have About Timber Windows

Timber or wood windows can be a very nice addition to any home, as they have a traditional appearance that can offset the look of aluminum siding, and they can be painted or stained any color so you can change their appearance over the years whenever you repaint your home’s exterior or just want a […]

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4 Ways to Protect Your Windows from Intrusion

There are many ways to make your home more secure against burglary and intrusion. One area that is very important to think about regarding home security is the windows on your home. Window can be used by intruders to get inside your home. They are easier to break down than doors, and in many cases […]

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Clean It Up! Tips for Successfully Using a Skip Bin at Home

Renting a skip bin for home use can mean having a great receptacle for the debris created by a renovation project or for when you’re doing some major spring cleaning. Not only will a skip bin keep your property cleaner during your work, it will also keep the area safer since it means less waste […]

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Building Inspection: Critical Elements to Consider Before House Purchase

When buying a home, you must consider diverse factors such as financing, location and moving expenses, but the most critical aspect is the quality and condition of the home. Generally, the cost of purchasing residential property is quite high, so you will lose a lot of money if you choose a substandard building. Therefore, it […]

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Tips for Building a Brick Patio

A patio area can be a great addition to any outdoor space. It has the ability to add both style and function to your property, which can increase the value. There are many different materials that you can choose to construct your patio out of, but brick is a preferred option. A brick patio is […]

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Preventing Chimney Fires in Your Home

While enjoying the warmth from your woodstove in winter, your comfort may be short lived if you don’t think about chimney fire or safety. Chimney fires are usually caused by the buildup of a sticky substance known as creosote in your chimney. Unburned materials in the smoke are usually the causes for the build-up of […]

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Commercial Line Markings: Removal Methods for Improvement Projects

Line markings are critical in the commercial environment because they promote responsible usage of the property roadways and parking lot spaces. Generally, these types of marks are prepared using durable products and applied for long-term usage without deterioration. Therefore, if you have decided to make changes to your commercial outdoor space, you will need to […]

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Fire Safety Equipment You Need at Home

Most homes today have smoke alarms outside the kitchen and bedrooms, but this is typically all the fire safety equipment that homeowners consider having installed and maintained. For real fire safety, it’s important to be prepared for the worst case scenario, and this means having more fire safety equipment than just a smoke detector. Note […]

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