How to Safely Clean Your Gutters – And Why

Sep 19

After autumn and winter has scattered leaves all over your yard – including into your gutters – it is time to clean those clogged gutters out. It is a necessary annual task. Before you rush out to rent a ladder, power tools and equipment, follow these guidelines which are key to a successful and safe gutter-cleaning experience: As cavalier as you may be about...

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A Guide to Restoring a Damaged Wooden Floor

Sep 19

There isn’t a floor more beautiful than a hardwood floor. However, even the best wooden floors can be damaged: from minor surface scratches to structural defects to annoying squeaks. For the most common damage to wooden floors, floor sanders are a vital part of their restoration. Types of Damage to Wooden Flooring Sadly, there is more than one way in which to...

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Why Compaction Equipment Is Important to Your Project

Sep 19

From ride-on rollers to plate compactors, compaction equipment is a vital aspect of the foundation of your construction project. Without a dense, firm base, there is no support for foundations, slabs and concretes. Shifting soil leads to structural problems such as cracked walls, slabs and foundation erosion. Compaction Requirements When you plan to hire compaction...

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How to Use a High-Pressure Washer

Sep 19

For the best results, there are four main elements needed in high-pressure washing: Pressure, Water flow rate, Cleaning solution, and Heat. Lack for one element requires an adjustment in the others, for example, a cold water high-pressure washer lacks heat, and will, therefore, need more cleaning solution and more pressure. Uses for a High-Pressure Washer Not much...

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Step-By-Step: How to Unblock a Drain

Sep 19

“The chance of experiencing a blocked drain goes up proportionally with the number of guests you are about to receive.” That may be more hearsay than fact. The fact is that a blocked drain may take a while to build up, but once it has started, it becomes obvious at lightning speed. Signs of a Blocked Drain Your toilet, shower, bath, or sinks are draining slowly...

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4 Projects where You Need to Rent a Concrete Mixer

Jun 19

A concrete mixer is a useful piece of equipment that automatically combines mixes concrete, sand or gravel and water when it is needed to complete a project. There are many different types of concrete mixers available on the market, all varying in size: From a portable concrete mixer ideal for smaller to medium sized projects to a large commercial mixing truck,...

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