Archive | September, 2015

Services Offered By An Urban Planner

If you are trying to build a commercial development such as a new set of flats or a business centre, you will likely need to consult with an urban planner to ensure that you are in compliance with all zoning, environmental and building regulations in your state. As this is your first experience with an […]

Simple Fire Safety and Prevention Tips for Your Office

Never assume that your office could never suffer a fire simply because you don’t store hazardous materials or work with open flames in your office kitchen. While office fires are not normal, they do happen and they can spread easily. This can result in extreme property damage and even grave physical injuries and loss of […]

When Problems With Your Air Conditioner May Not Be From Your Air Conditioner

When your home’s air conditioner stops working altogether, of course you want to call a repairperson and have him or her examine the motor or blower, and note if either part has worn out and needs replacing. However, not all problems with the air conditioner are actually the fault of the air conditioning unit itself. […]

How To Manage Your Rainwater Tank System

Rainwater tanks are commonly-used in rural areas to collect clean water to be used for drinking.  But just how clean is the water in your tank? Here’s how to manage your rainwater tank system to make sure that your drinking water is safe and pure. Collection surfaces The water in your tank doesn’t come straight […]

When You May Need to Have Your Home’s Air Quality Tested

Homeowners may rarely think about testing the indoor air quality of their home, perhaps reasoning that keeping windows open means they have all the fresh, healthy air they need. However, there are times when you may be suffering from poor air quality even to the point of endangering your health or that of your family. […]

3 Common Bore Well Drilling Methods

You may be considering drilling a bore well on your property in order to augment the municipal supply that you use and you do not know which method would be the best for drilling that bore well. Read on and learn some of the available methods that you can select from when you contact a […]

3 Surprising Benefits of Having a Thick, Healthy Lawn

A thick, green, lush, healthy lawn is very attractive outside of any home, but as a homeowner, you may struggle to keep your lawn healthy and may neglect its overall upkeep and care. You also may not be overly concerned about the appearance of your home, but may also not realize the actual benefits of […]

School Shade Sails: The exclusive guide to purchasing a shade sail

Schools and childcare facilities need to provide a conducive environment for the kids there. Children are playful, but letting them run around in the blazing sun can be dangerous for their health. The harmful UV rays and intense heat from the sun can in the end lead to health complications for children. That is one […]

Landscaping Supplies That Can Protect Your Property and Soil

When you shop for landscape supplies, you may be thinking of how to make your yard and property look its best. While it’s true that certain trees, shrubbery and other such landscaping features can enhance your home’s curb appeal, certain supplies can also protect the property and the soil. When planning your landscaping and shopping […]

Septic Tanks And Floods: Two Things You Need To Know Before Summer Storms Arrive

Queensland is a popular place to live due to its beautiful coastal beaches and overall warm climate. However, Queensland is also well known for extreme weather during the annual summer storms. As the new owner of a Queensland property that contains a septic tank, you need to know how the flooding from these storms can […]