Pages Navigation Menu

something beautiful

Making Something Beautiful

3 Important Considerations When Planning a Skip Bin Hire

Posted by on Nov 21, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

A skip bin hire is a great way to get rid of garbage and debris that is created during any type of remodeling or renovation project at home or for a commercial facility. This type of garbage cannot be put in regular bins for trash pickup and having a skip bin allows you to have it all hauled away at once. Before you plan a skip bin hire however, note the following important considerations. 1. Check if you need permits Depending on the size and location of the skip bin, you may need a permit to keep it on your property and especially for a...

read more

Five Jobs for Pre-Teens That Don’t Involve Disturbing the Neighbours

Posted by on Nov 13, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Your preteen wants a job to earn a bit of extra cash. However, you don’t want him or her irritating the neighbours by knocking on their doors and begging for work pet sitting, mowing lawns, babysitting or other traditional kid jobs. Luckily, there are a surprising number of ways your child can make money without begging the neighbours for a job. Here are five possibilities: 1. Scrap Metal Sales Grab your old baby pram out of storage and send your kid off into the neighbourhood to collect metal. If your child finds old pop cans or other...

read more

The Recyclability Of Steel

Posted by on Nov 7, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Out of all of the materials that man uses to construct cities and buildings, as well as everyday objects such as cars and properties, steel stands unique due to its ability to be reused and recycled almost in its entirety, and with very little energy used in the process. Did you know that steel is not actually ‘sold’, but ‘leased’ to companies? This leasing comes with the express intent that after it has served its purpose, it is recovered and either reused or recycled. Take a look at why steel can be reused and...

read more

How to Find the Right Concrete Contractor

Posted by on Oct 6, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Whether it’s construction you’re into or, more likely, renovations to your home, it may be necessary to hire a concrete contractor. It is, however, always good advice to not jump in with both feet, so below are some tips to make sure you have made the right choice. Ask About Price Some contractors will charge a fee for providing an estimate of cost, but most will not. Generally, you are looking a sweet spot between high and low. You don’t want to pay an unnecessarily high amount, but at the same time, those who offer...

read more

4 Common Causes of Hydraulic Hose Leaks

Posted by on Sep 25, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are experiencing a leak in your hydraulic system, you’re probably wondering what could be causing this problem. There are actually quite a few things that can cause hydraulic hose leaks, and knowing where to start when looking for the source of these problems can help make finding a solution a lot easier. These are just four common causes of hydraulic hose leaks, so look for them first. You might find that they will help you figure out how to repair your hydraulic system. 1. Your Seals Were Not Lubricated or Cleaned Even brand...

read more