How Businesses Can Protect Employees From Electrical Hazards On Scaffolds

Posted on: 30 March 2017

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

Posted on: 10 March 2017

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]

Four Types Of Sanders Typically Used For Refinishing Hardwood Floors

Posted on: 24 January 2017

Hardwood has a certain charm and beauty not often captured by other flooring materials. Natural hardwood is also durable and is one of the best flooring options to retain heat. Eventually most hardwood floors end up needing a bit, or maybe a lot, of TLC. Resurfacing your hardwood floors usually involves the use of specifically designed sanders. Since the purchase price of some machines tend to be on the high side, some contractors might consider renting the appropriate equipment for occasional use. [Read More]

Custom Home Entertainment Center: 4 Ways To Use Rubber Grommets

Posted on: 17 August 2016

Tweaking and customizing a home theater system is a great way to have an ideal set-up for all types of entertainment. Whether your main purpose is to watch sports, play video games, or enjoy HD movies, there are are a number of ways to wire and connect multiple devices. As you choose your custom options, you can add stability and organization with the purchase of rubber grommets. These industrial parts feature a rubber edge with a small hole opening in the center and have a number of uses for a home entertainment center. [Read More]