• The Five Common Blade Technologies You Can Choose From

    9 September 2014

    Blades are the portion of either a tool or a machine, consisting of an edge specifically designed to cut, puncture, slash, chop, stab, slice, or even scrape either materials or surfaces. Blades are mostly created by using a metal such as steel, but can also be made from flint or ceramic. Despite the fact that blades are principally used in the preparation of food, by chopping or slicing it, it's not uncommon for blades to be used as weapons in order to stop the behavior of an attacker by either puncturing a blood vessel or severing a muscle.

  • Costly Plumbing Mistakes a Homeowner Should Avoid

    8 September 2014

    Are you making mistakes that necessitate the need to hire a plumber? Once in a while you will need the services of a plumber, like Duncan's Plumbing Service, but you could avoid certain costly mistakes. Leaving Hoses Connected All Year This is one mistake that happens too often. Leaving horses connected especially during winter is an expensive mistake. This will cause the outdoor faucet or sillcock to freeze. This will damage the water supply necessitating the need for a plumber.

  • 3 Tips For Making Your Workplace Safer And More Secure

    8 September 2014

    Australia is a country that undergoes more burglaries (Slide 3) than anywhere else in the world, according to crime statistics. Because of this, you need to be extra certain that you protect yourself, your property and your employees from that threat. A burglary can bring property loss, property destruction and threats of violence, so follow some of these tips to help make your office building and overall workplace safer from outside threats.

  • How to Conserve Water at Home

    8 September 2014

    Though the earth is mostly covered with water-–approximately 71 percent–-only a small amount is actually able to be consumed by humans. It's estimated that of all of the water on earth, only about 0.3 percent is suitable for human consumption. Given this startling statistic, conserving water is extremely important. Plus, limiting the amount of water you use can also help to reduce your utility bills. It's not hard to conserve water at home.

  • What to Do If Your Purse is Stolen

    8 September 2014

    If your purse is stolen, it is important for you to take different steps to ensure your safety and the safety of your information. Since you carry most of your personal information inside your purse, it would not be hard for a criminal to find out where you live and work. Having your purse stolen creates a dangerous situation for you; however, you can take extra steps and measures to secure your safety again.

  • Protect Your Patrons by Keeping Your Ice Machine Clean and Sanitary

    8 September 2014

    Commercial ice machines can serve as a breeding ground for bacteria and disease, if your business doesn't follow proper cleaning procedures. If you own a restaurant that uses an ice machine, it is imperative the machine stays as clean as possible at all times. Use the following guide to learn about the potential dangers that commercial ice machines can present and the best way to keep your patrons as safe as possible at all times.

  • How to paint asbestos siding and spare the expense of removal

    8 September 2014

    Do you own a home that was built between World War II and the early 1980s? If so, many home renovation projects that you are considering may require the additional efforts and expenses. Two out of every three homes built during that time were built with materials containing asbestos. Here, you will learn how to paint asbestos siding to save you the expense and the effort of having the asbestos siding removed and to improve the appearance of your home.