Construction Contractors

4 Pallet-Rack Safety Tips To Follow In Your Warehouse

From hiring and firing to meeting production goals, running a warehouse or distribution center can be overwhelming. Unfortunately, most managers do not place enough time and energy into setting up their warehouse and training their workers to meet goals in a safe manner. While shocking to learn, warehouse employees have one of the top 100 deadliest jobs. Although many injuries and deaths occur due to faulty equipment or improper handling, other accidents involve pallet racks. Read More 

Tips For Preparing Exterior Trim For Painting

Painting the exterior of your home isn't complete until the trim is done. This includes window frames, the roof fascia boards, and any decorative trim work on the home. Unlike the siding, which can be painted quickly with a paint sprayer, trim is typically painted by hand. The following tips can help you prepare it for painting so that the process goes as smoothly as possible. Tip #1: Replace damaged trim Read More 

Could Your Household Plumbing Be Harboring The Legionnaire’s Disease?

Legionnaire's disease is caused by bacteria which eventually causes pneumonia. If this condition is left untreated, it can be fatal. Fortunately, it is easy to treat with antibiotics. Did you know that, while it is rare, the bacteria that causes Legionnaire's disease could be lingering in your household plumbing? What is Legionella? Legionella is the name of the aquatic bacteria that causes the Legionnaire's disease. This bacteria thrives in warm water. Read More 

3 Reasons To Choose An Asphalt Driveway Vs. Concrete

If you are thinking about having a driveway poured, you might be undecided of whether you want a driveway that is made out of asphalt or concrete. Even though both types of driveways can be nice, many find that an asphalt driveway is the better choice. These are a few reasons why. 1. It's Cheaper Even though pricing obviously varies between one contractor and another, asphalt paving is generally cheaper. For someone who wants to make an improvement to his or her property but who is on a budget, choosing asphalt can make the difference between a project that is affordable and a project that is not. Read More 

Expecting A Winter Baby? 3 Health Risks That Can Be Caused By Your HVAC Systems

If you are expecting a baby this coming winter, it's important that you understand how your home's heating system can affect the health of your precious new family member. Here are 3 main concerns and what you can do to prevent serious health risks, some of which could effect your baby for life. Dry Air—Infantile Eczema Winter air is dry because there's very little humidity during the colder months. When you turn the heat on in your home, the little moisture that is in the air can easily evaporate. Read More