Two Reasons Why Concrete Is Used to Build Warehouses
29 June 2017
Whilst many older warehouses that exist today are made from materials such as steel, wood or brick, a huge number of modern warehouses are made from concrete. Here are two reasons why this is such a popular choice of construction material for warehouse building projects.
A warehouse fire can not only destroy massive quantities of expensive stock and equipment, but it can also put employees lives at risk. If the building itself is damaged, the entire business may need to be closed whilst it is repaired.
Beyond Boundary Lines: What Else Can Be on a Boundary Survey?
26 June 2017
If you are planning to subdivide your land, build a fence, sell the property or do a number of other things, you may want to get a boundary site survey. In most cases, you can look for your permanent survey markers on your own and get a decent sense of where the land is, but a professional boundary survey offers much more than that.
1. History of the Property
A boundary survey takes into account the property lines as indicated by the permanent survey markers, but it can also include historical research on the property.
How to Care for UPVC Window Frames
23 June 2017
UPVC window frames make a popular alternative to wood or other materials. They're less prone to certain problems than some other options are, but that's not to say you can completely abandon them and expect them to maintain a good condition.
Luckily, UPVC is relatively easy to keep looking good as long as you give it a bit of attention every now and again. And if your windows have been neglected and need a bit of work to bring them back to their best, it won't take you too much time or effort.
Five Reasons Skid Steers Are a Great Option for Site Preparation
22 June 2017
If you are preparing a site for building, there is a lot of work that needs to be done, and in most cases, you need to hire some earthmoving equipment. There are lots of options, and in some cases, you may want to consider a skid steer. Here's a look at the benefits of these powerful little machines.
1. Compact Size
Skid steers are much smaller and more compact than many other types of earthmoving machinery.