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  • Building A New Deck? Choose Your Materials Wisely

    When done right, your deck can be an extension of your home. Need a space to entertain? You can use your deck. Want to get away from the chaos taking place in your home? You can head outside to the deck. The more planning and consideration that goes into your deck design, the more you will use it and the more you will enjoy it. Make sure you're choosing the right design and decking supplies for your needs. [Read More]

  • How Businesses Can Protect Employees From Electrical Hazards On Scaffolds

    Fiberglass is a material that is safer than other scaffolding options, such as steel, because it is not a conductor of electricity. Therefore, it is a better option for situations where there are a lot of electrical hazards. Be Mindful Of One's Surroundings All workers need to examine their surroundings before climbing up a scaffold to make sure that there are no hazards, including electrical hazards. A common hazard a worker may face is overhead power lines, which may need to be de-energized if the worker must work near the power lines. [Read More]

  • Three Tips For Made-To-Order Hydraulic Hoses

    As of right now, when you purchase hydraulic hoses, you might just purchase pre-cut hoses. However, did you know that there are companies out there that will make made-to-order hydraulic hoses according to your specifications? Using one of these services and having your hydraulic hoses made just for you can be completely worth your while.  1. Ensure It's the Proper Length Even though hydraulic hoses come in many different lengths, it can sometimes be tough to find one that is the proper length for whatever purpose you might need it for. [Read More]

  • 3 Pallet Configuration Options For Your Storage Needs

    If you are planning to use pallet racks for warehouse storage, there are a few things that you may want to consider. Since pallets can be racked or positioned in different ways, the amount of floor space and the height of the warehouse ceilings should be considered when placing your pallets. By planning the configuration of the pallets, you can maximize your storage space.  Here are a few storage configuration for pallets to help you choose the best option for your needs: [Read More]