20 August 2017
When water, electricity and metal surfaces come into contact, they result in chain reactions that can lead to significant damage. Take the case of a water tank with a heater in your home. Using electric current to heat the water corrodes the surface of the metal tank. Therefore, you need a reliable method to help you take care of the metal walls of your tank. Anodic protection using sacrificial metals is the way to go these days.
18 August 2017
It is possible for laypeople to conduct some basic glycol system chiller maintenance, such as topping up the glycol solution when its level drops. However, several precautions have to be taken before the system is restarted. This article discusses some of those checks that you should perform before you restart the chiller system. Electrical Connections You need to verify that all the electrical connections on your glycol system are tight before you restart that chiller.
16 August 2017
Winter is hard on everyone, and frequent winter storms can be tough on your home as well. When temperatures drop and the snow starts flying, many homeowners spend less time outdoors, and that means they could miss damage to their homes caused by snow, ice and other winter perils. Even when the temperatures drop below zero, it is a good idea to check the exterior of your home for common winter storm damage.
14 August 2017
You may have heard of people making homes or guest cottages out of shipping containers, but did you know that you can even turn an old shipping container into a swimming pool? Wondering how? Here's what you need. 1. Shipping Container To get started you need a shipping container. You can buy used shipping containers from many shipping supply stores. However, it needs to be in good condition. You don't want huge holes, dental metal or major issues.
13 August 2017
Line marking machines offer an easy way to paint lines for all kinds of sports, parking lots and a number of other applications. The machines themselves help you to make a straight line, but if you really want to stay on course, there are a few essentials to keep in mind. Try these tips: 1. Use a Guide Line A guide line is a simple bit of string that helps you to make a straight line.