Why It May Be Hard for Intruders to Reset Your Combination Lock
29 June 2017
Different kinds of locks offer different levels of security from intruders. Combination locks are a good choice because an intruder can find it very hard to reset the lock's code while you are away. This article discusses some of the factors that make it hard for intruders to reset these locks and get into your house.
A Reset Tool Is Required
Each combination lock is usually made with a unique reset tool that an owner can use to reset that lock in case he or she loses or forgets the code that had been programmed into that lock.
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.