Monthly Archives: June 2017

Add Value to Your Home and Living Space with a Custom Porch

Most individuals and families love the great outdoors. As homeowners, people have choices to add dedicated porch space to their home to bring the outside in. Porches and decks can add value to a home while creating additional areas to entertain and relax. The homeowner has a lot of options to work with. Porches can be open or enclosed with designs that match the needs of the individual. However, custom porches can place additional strain on a home’s foundation. This is why professional contractors should handle the task.

Some thoughts to consider:

A slab porch, basic concrete, may be easier on the wallet than a larger porch with screening. This may hold true for a sunroom as well. Prefabricated porches are popular. The contractor builds the porch’s roof and floors. Customized porches, with a number of extras, can add an additional expense, so it is important to place a lot …

Benefits of Ultrasound Inspection

Productivity is simply another word for making money in many businesses. Any business which relies on equipment and machinery to make a product or to aid in the production process understands the importance of keeping every mechanical devise in the process functioning at peak capacity to provide maximum production capability and the greatest potential revenue. But it is not always as easy as keeping up on regularly scheduled maintenance and repair tasks. Sometimes machines break down or experience a drop in functionality and require a fast diagnostic to be able to plan and execute a needed repair. An ultrasound inspection can often be the fastest way to determine what is damaged or broken and what the best course of action will be.

Ultrasonic testing uses high frequency sound energy to conduct examinations of equipment, and machines. It can be used to detect flaws and make evaluations as well as taking …

New Plastic-Free GoGlass Terra Borosilicate Glass Water Bottle is Now Available

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COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. — Americans went through more than 50 billion disposable plastic water bottles in one recent year, according to a Fast Company Magazine report, with fewer than one in four being recycled. Reusable plastic and metal bottles come with their own drawbacks, though, often leaving an aftertaste and subjecting their owners to dangers like BPA, phthalates, or lead.

A new glass water bottle with sleeve from GoGlass solves the problem for good, addressing all the issues at once. Made from rugged, shatter-resistant, heat- and cold-tolerant borosilicate glass and equipped with a protective silicone sleeve, the GoGlass Terra is the best water bottle on the market.

Producing no aftertaste at all and free of BPA, BPS, PVC, phthalates, polycarbonate and lead, the Terra is a no-compromise way to eliminate the waste inherent in disposable bottles. With only a durable stainless steel cap, pure borosilicate glass, and …

You Can Get Your Roof Fixed Under Insurance

After a storm has traveled through the area, a home can suffer damage to the roof and gutters. High winds can cause roofing material to become loose. Hail can dent the roofing surface and destroy a protective coating. Gutters can be torn from the home or a tree may have fallen causing damage to either of them. Homes have insurance to protect against losses such as these among many others. It’s also your responsibility as an owner to maintain your home as part of the insurance policy. When damage has occurred, you can get your roof fixed under insurance.

If a homeowner has a roofing company they prefer, they might be able to contact them for repairs but should work with this insurance company. The best process to follow is to:

  • Contact the insurance company and explain you feel the roof has been damaged.
  • Ask them to open a

On Services: My Thoughts Explained

How to Choose the Best Construction Project Electrical Technician

It does not matter if you own a home or are in the process of constructing one, you will need some to do electrical work. This is why we have here tips that will be of great help when it comes to choosing an electrician. First, choose an experienced and knowledgeable electrician because commercial electric work is both unique and complex. Working with an experienced and well trained electrician for commercial projects will ensure that you stay safe. Before hiring the electrician, you ought to ask them about their experience and training. The electrician will be of high quality if they are licensed and you should ask them about this as well.

Proper insurance and licensing for the work that the electrician is going to undertake is vital as well. The reason you must insist on the insurance is because in …