Protecting Oilfield Workers From Mother Nature

While most oilfield supervisors and contractors are aware of dangers like chemical exposure, explosions and fires, many of them may not take a closer look at the real dangers of some storms. Oilfields are generally in wide open spaces, and lots of them are located in regions well known for severe thunderstorms and tornadoes. Learning how you can take steps to provide the protection your workers need to stay safe during tornadoes and lightning storms starts with you learning more about the safety shelters and weather warning equipment. [Read More]

Plumbing Tips To Help You Save Money

The plumbing tips below can help you save money. For example, knowing what to do when your pipes freeze, or how to maintain your septic tank can keep you from having to pay for expensive repairs. Septic Tank You should have your septic take pumped once every five years to keep it maintained. This will stop sediment from building up in the tank, which can cause it to backup into your home. [Read More]

What To Ask When Choosing A Boiler Rental For Your Location

A rented boiler can help your company in unexpected situations, such as when your own boiler or furnace breaks or you're working on a job site that does not have a boiler. A temporary boiler can also be used during peak demand seasons, and this may be more cost-effective than upgrading to a larger boiler just to answer these temporary demands. Choosing the right rented boiler can be a challenge, so consider a few questions you need to ask any potential supplier. [Read More]

Tips For Improving The Security Of Your Overhead Garage Door

You use your garage door on a regular basis to exit and enter your home; but did it ever cross your mind that someone else might be thinking about using your garage door to access your home, too? When you close and lock your garage door, you probably think that your home is safe and secure. While this is often the case, it isn't always true. If an intruder is eyeing your home, he or she will use any means possible to get in, and the garage is often an easy point of entry. [Read More]