3 March 2015
Driving in inclement weather can be difficult, but most drivers have the luxury of being able to rely in government workers to clear snow and ice from the roadways they travel each day. If you have plans to move to Northern Canada, you might find yourself relying on roads built from ice to travel from your home to the work site. Taking the time to understand the unique equipment your vehicle will need in order to make traveling these ice roads safe prior to moving will ensure that you are prepared to face your first winter in Northern Canada.
24 February 2015
The economy is built on the back of the ability of trucking company owners to quickly and safely ship goods across the landscape. An important step in this process is being able to accurately measure the goods being shipped using a truck scale, and if your scale breaks down, you can quickly find yourself unable to distribute your products as efficiently as you need to. Below, you'll find a guide to some steps you should take to calibrate and maintain your truck scale.
13 February 2015
It is common knowledge that the foundation is the most important part of a building. Structures are built on a foundation and depend on it to keep the rest of the building standing. Due to that, foundations are built to last and should not show signs of failure. If there are problems with a foundation, it can cause severe issues with the rest of the building. Knowing what signs to look for are important when determining whether you have a foundation problem.
9 February 2015
Fluctuating temperatures, high humidity levels, and old age can all cause wood windows and doors to develop small cracks and holes over the years. While this damage is relatively minor, it can have a huge impact on the cosmetic appearance of your windows and doors. Thankfully, repairing this damage can be quite simple once you know what your doing. In fact, the easy to follow steps will allow you to complete these repairs in just three simple steps:
4 February 2015
When you have to pay a high cost for heating bills, it can make surviving the winter a real challenge. If you have an older furnace in your home, chances are that it was not designed to maximize efficiency. Thus, even though a new furnace represents an added cost, you can typically decrease your costs by buying a highly efficient furnace for your home. A Tale of Inefficiency: How an Older Furnace Contributes to High Heating Costs