Starting a woodworking or building project? Trying to make environmentally friendly choices about your timber? Then let these tips guide you in the right direction. 1. Consider Salvaged Timber Timber that has been salvaged — meaning logged from forests that have been affected by disasters such as forest fires — can be an extremely environmentally friendly option. In most cases, this timber comes from areas that are already decimated, and that means you don't' have to worry about virgin growth forests being cut down.
1 May 2017
Wooden crates can be for more than just shipping and receiving. They can also be a fun way to decorate your home. If you've got a great crate supplier in your area or if you work in a facility that tends to have a lot of free wooden crates available, you may want to take those crates home and turn them into shelving. Here are some fun and functional ideas to consider.
24 April 2017
Bent metal pipes and tubes are necessary for numerous functional and aesthetic applications, particularly in construction and fluid conveyance. If your commercial or industrial operation requires these types of custom products, there are multiple factors that you must evaluate before commissioning the fabrication process. One of these critical elements is the choice of pipe or tube. There are certain aspects which you must think about such as your application and tube size requirements.
17 April 2017
With plastic technology drastically advancing over the years, the use of plastic products has become more widespread. One area that has benefited from this trend is the agricultural sector whereby a significant number of growers have embraced the use of plastic sheeting as coverings for greenhouses. If you are pondering over using plastic sheeting as covering for your greenhouse, you should first know about the benefits associated with this kind of greenhouse covering.
3 April 2017
If you're planning to add a cool room to your distribution warehouse, there are a number of issues you may want to consider before you choose the final position of the room. While honing in on the right spot, you may want to consider the following issues. Proximity to the Delivery Door When you have items delivered to your warehouse that need to go in the cool room, you don't want those items to sit there for hours.
30 March 2017
Playing soccer is a lot of fun, but to keep score, you need a net. Buying a soccer net is the best option, and you can buy everything from large permanent nets to temporary mobile nets to small nets for little kids. However, if that's not in the budget, there are a few alternatives, you can track. Whether you're practising at home or playing a game of footy at the park, consider these soccer net substitutions.
29 March 2017
As PVC doors are generally low-maintenance doors, there's a big misconception that they do not require any maintenance attention at all. With a little tender loving and care, you can get the best service from your PVC doors. Here is a look at some simple but effective things you can do to keep your PVC doors looking good and in good working shape for their entire lifespan. Proper operation Like any other doors, PVC doors need to be properly operated at all times in order to extend their lifespan.
27 March 2017
Sheet metal fabrication refers to the process of shaping metals to create desired items. This process can be carried out by either the deformation of metal or removal of parts of the metal and can make use of different thicknesses of materials. If your business is involved in the manufacture or production of items, you may want to consider sheet metal fabrication rather than using materials such as plastic or timber.
27 March 2017
In the age of social media, creating an online buzz about your e-commerce business is everything. Unboxing videos have surged in popularity over the last few years, and they're a win-win for buyer and seller alike. Customers get to show off their purchases and grow their base of followers, and businesses benefit from the free promotion these videos bring. Of course, in order to encourage this effective word-of-mouth marketing, you have to make your product worthy of unboxing.
15 December 2016
If you want to break up the look of heavy wood around the home or add a modern touch to the home's interior, you can do this with metal. Not only will this update your home's look and create a unique style, but metal also reflects light so that small and dark spaces seem bigger and brighter overall. Note a few ways you can add metal to your home's décor, and speak with a professional metal cutter about having these pieces custom made if you cannot find them in a home supply store.
5 December 2016