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3 Benefits Of Using LED Business Signs

Posted by on Nov 6, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

One of the best ways to get potential customers to pay attention to your business is with attractive signage. Thankfully, you are past the days where you need to have a custom painted sign to stick in your window. Customizable LED signs are now very affordable for businesses of all sizes, and provide many benefits over traditional signage. Energy Cost Savings While the initial costs to purchase an LED sign can be expensive, it will be cheaper to run over time than other types of signs that light up. Even something as simple as a neon...

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Why You Should Choose A Hydrovac Truck Service For Your Excavation Needs

Posted by on Nov 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Hydrovac excavation is using water under high pressure to excavate ground cover and expose buried objects, such as water and sewer piping. It is less destructive and also faster than traditional excavation techniques, such as hand digging. A hydrovac truck service can help you get the job done more quickly and at lower cost. How it Works The truck uses its onboard power to generate a high-pressure stream of water. The resultant mixture of material (soil, rocks) and the water, called “slurry,” is then pumped into a storage tank for...

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3 Ways Recycling Can Make Cleaning Up After A Party Easy

Posted by on Nov 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

After a large social event like a party, there’s almost always a tremendous amount of trash hanging around. While you can always just bag it all up and dump it, a more responsible approach is to recycle as much of it as you can. Here’s a few things you can do to mitigate the after-party drudgery beforehand. 1. Purchase with Recycling in Mind The first thing for you to do is to make sure that you consider recycling in the planning. If you don’t want to collect tons of garbage afterwards, there’s quite few things you...

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Properly Disposing Of Liquid Waste

Posted by on Oct 21, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

There is a common problem that people have where if something is out of sight, it is out of mind. Unfortunately, this means that there are a lot of people who are not aware of how harmful it is to dump certain liquids down their drains or in the gutter. Dumping substances like oil, paint, chemicals, or other liquids down the drain can cause different problems such as damage to your pipes, septic tank, and even the sewer lines in the road by breaking or clogging them endangering the water supply because everything eventually floats to a water...

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Why Recycling Matters

Posted by on Oct 15, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Recycling is a great way for the average person to help keep the environment pristine. Check out the information below to learn more about recycling. What Are Some Recyclable Items? Batteries Clothing Electronics Glass Metal Paper Plastic Biodegradable matter What Does the Recycling Process Involve? The recycling process is a three-stage cycle. Stage One The first stage is commonly known as the collecting and sorting stage. In this stage, waste materials are collected from the waste bins and sorted according to type and use. After sorting,...

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What Happens To Hazardous Materials After They Are Collected?

Posted by on Oct 9, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Waste disposal is something most people use as a way to get rid of trash and unwanted items, but you cannot throw hazardous items into your trash. Hazardous items must be disposed of properly and there are many laws in place relating to this subject. Have you ever wondered what happens to the hazardous items that are thrown away? If so, here is what waste disposal companies do with these types of items.  Recycled All hazardous chemicals and products must be kept separate by type. If a waste disposal company collects multiple types, their...

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Non-Destructive Testing: A Windfall For Art Collectors

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Authenticity is the key value proposition in collectible art.  From coins to jewelry to the occasional rare antique find, fraudulent works have been a continuous problem in the world of art curation for centuries.  Until modern times, the process of authenticating a work and establishing its value to collectors and galleries was more often a matter of personal opinion rather than established fact.  But now, advanced methods of non-destructive testing are equipping even hobbyist antique hunters with the tools they need to secure...

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Benefits Of A Home Water Filtration System

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

According to Homewyse, it can cost anywhere from $370 to $500 to have a water filtration system installed in the home. While the high price tag deters many homeowners from having such a system installed, there are truly many benefits to having a home water filtration system. Cleaner Drinking Water As you likely know, tap water tends to contain small traces of chemicals, such as fluoride and chlorine. While these chemicals are obviously not hazardously detrimental to your well-being, they may have a negative impact on your health. Therefore,...

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FAQ About Home Water Softeners

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you live in an area where the public water is “hard,” it’s wise to have a water softener installed in your home. This device attaches to your home’s main water supply, and it treats the water as it comes into the building. Although water softeners are common, many homeowners don’t quite understand what they do or why they are important. The answers to these frequently asked questions will shed some light on that topic. How do water softeners work? Hard water is water that contains a high concentration of...

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Learn How To Turn Old Wine Bottles Into Halloween Decorations

Posted by on Oct 3, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Before tossing your old wine bottles into the trash, consider reusing them as great holiday decorations. Creating unique pieces of art with the bottles is quite easy to do and will cost a fraction of what you would pay for the traditional holiday decorations. Use the following guide to learn how to turn three wine bottles into great Halloween decorations that you can use year after year. Prepare the Bottles Soak the bottles in warm water overnight. When you wake up, peel the labels away from the jar and use a sponge to scrub away any glue...

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