Sewer And Drain Cleaning: How To Keep Your Construction Crew Safe

Posted on: 23 October 2015

There are times when doing a home remodel or other project that a homeowner will ask if your company can clean out their drains or sewer lines. While the task is often fairly easy to do (you need a drain cleaning machine, but this can be rented at an equipment rental facility easily), you can still inadvertently put your crew in danger. When cleaning sewer drains, here are safety tips you should always follow to keep the entire construction crew safe.
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A French Drain Could Be The Answer To Your Wet Basement Woes

Posted on: 8 October 2015

If you're fed up with wet basement woes, it may be time to install a French drain. You can have one of these systems installed outdoors or indoors. Each type has its advantages and disadvantages. Here's a quick overview of waterproofing your basement with a French drain. How A French Drain Works A French drain is a trench that diverts water away from your basement. When it is installed outside, it is buried under the soil so water can seep into the trench and be directed to the street or holding pond.
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Make Sure You Properly Ventilate Your Foam Insulated Roof

Posted on: 28 September 2015

If you plan on using foam to keep your roof insulated, you need to make sure that there is enough air circulation around your foam insulation. You need to allow air to move around your foam insulation in order to keep moisture from building up. Here is what you need to do to keep your roof well insulated and well ventilated. Secure Sheathing Over Your Rafters If you are just building your roof, you will need to secure sheathing material over the top of your rafters.
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3 Tips To Prevent Damage To Your Hand Trucks

Posted on: 8 September 2015

If your warehouse is like many, you probably have plenty of hand trucks on hand to help you move equipment and stock around. You might take these hand  trucks for granted, but there is a good chance that you and your crew of workers wouldn't be able to get nearly as much done without them. This means that you should do what you can to take good care of them so that you don't have to worry about them failing when you need them.
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