Month: July 2015

  • Need to Repair Your Water Lines, but Nervous About Yard Damage? Consider Trenchless Pipe Repair

    Need to Repair Your Water Lines, but Nervous About Yard Damage? Consider Trenchless Pipe Repair

    According to Angie’s List, if your home is more than 40 years old, you should get someone to inspect your sewer line. There’s a chance you may need it replaced. Sewer line repair and sewer replacement sound daunting to a lot of people, because it means digging into your yard and possibly ruining the outdoor […]

  • Trucking Transportation Must Answer to ‘Green” Consumers

    Trucking Transportation Must Answer to ‘Green” Consumers

    Green seems to be everyone’s favorite color lately, and it isn’t even St. Patrick’s Day. The “green” that everyone is talking about has to do with energy efficiency and what kind of carbon footprint the goods and services that we use is leaving. It should be no surprise that the trucking industry is not immune […]

  • A History of Cooling Towers

    A History of Cooling Towers

    Cooling towers, which were developed to recycle 98% of wasted water in order to improve water and energy efficiency, and since their conception in the 19th century, they’ve come a long way in that venture. Read on for the historical perspective of cooling towers, and to see how far they have come. Cooling towers were […]

  • One Weird Way to Make Your Whole Neighborhood Look Better

    One Weird Way to Make Your Whole Neighborhood Look Better

    They’re the unseen heroes of the neighborhood, appearing in the wee hours and disappearing with nary a speck in their wake. Street sweeper trucks are the key to even the busiest of city streets staying pristine in the midst of daily sludge and trash. Oil, grease, pesticides, road salts, heave metal particles, viruses and disease, […]

  • Three Modern Methods for Finding Office Space

    Three Modern Methods for Finding Office Space

    Were you tasked with finding office space for a small business? There are more options available then you may realize. A business with less than 500 employees is considered a small business by the Small Business Association (SBA). If your company fits under that description, you have a different criteria for finding an office space […]

  • 4 Fast and Effective Retail Design Ideas For Small Businesses

    4 Fast and Effective Retail Design Ideas For Small Businesses

    Although many consumers don’t consciously realize it, retail design is an extremely important aspect of the shopping experience. Retail design incorporates gestalt psychology in order to create retail spaces that are appealing, comfortable, and stimulate shoppers to buy your products. If you’re looking for ways to improve your small retail space, here are 4 retail […]

  • Drilling Is Just as Boring as You Think

    Drilling Is Just as Boring as You Think

    For the average Joe or Julia, the world of drilling can be a complete and utter mystery. When you hear terms like auger drilling, directional boring, and horizontal boring, the most your mind can invoke is a series of cartoonlike question marks and an immature joke that ‘boring’ must be true to its name, and […]

  • Is Your Workplace Safe?

    Is Your Workplace Safe?

    When someone decides to become a construction worker, they have a lot to learn about the skills necessary to build things and operate machinery. One of the most essential parts of the education and training process, however, is learning about safety. Construction safety training is so important because while there are several types of equipment, […]

  • How to Prevent Clogged Drains in Your Home

    How to Prevent Clogged Drains in Your Home

    Sometimes, clogged drains are unavoidable. But if you don’t want to end up doing pipe or sewer line repairs, you’ll want to prevent clogs when you can and figure out exactly what’s going on when you do get a clog. Camera drain inspections come in handy there; as their name suggests, these involve a professional […]

  • Think You Have What It Takes to be a Heavy Haul Trucker? Find Out!

    Think You Have What It Takes to be a Heavy Haul Trucker? Find Out!

    Let’s be real here: everyone knows that the job market in the United States is currently pretty limited. However, there is one industry in the country that is almost always hiring and doesn’t even require a college degree: heavy haul trucking. Heavy haul service is incredibly important in the United States, transporting all kinds of […]