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No Warm Beer Allowed: Three Signs Your Glycol System Needs Repair or Maintenance

Posted by on Aug 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If you own a bar, you likely have a glycol system. It’s the system that allows your beer to travel from your keg room to your taps without getting warm. The only bars that don’t have glycol systems are typically the ones where the beer is stored in a cooler directly below the taps. If you have a glycol system, you need to monitor it for issues so that you never have to choose between shutting down your taps and offering your punters warm beer. Here are the signs of trouble you need to keep an eye on:  1. Warm Beer Warm beer...

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Reasons to Consider a Live Answering Service for Your Business

Posted by on Jul 19, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

When it comes to operational costs, some business owners try to be as frugal as possible to ensure they are not decreasing their bottom line. As such, you will find they will skim on additional services for their business such as a live answering service and opt for automated services when they are not in the office. Although this may seem like an ideal way to cost cut, you could be negatively affecting your business’ finances instead. This is especially true if your business relies on the setting of appointments or placing of orders...

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Quick Tips for Fun and Successful Deep Sea Fishing

Posted by on Jun 22, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Deep sea fishing refers to fishing far off the shore, in waters that are several meters deep. You need to plan on hitting these deep waters to find some of what are called game fish, meaning swordfish, tuna, and the like. Deep sea fishing can be a bit more complicated than regular fishing as these fish are bigger and may be harder to reel in, and since you’re in the wide open waters, they can also be harder to find. Note a few quick tips for fun and successful deep sea fishing for your next holiday. Know the signs of where to find fish...

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A Few Simple Guidelines for Using a High Pressure Washer at Home

Posted by on May 24, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

A high pressure washer is a must-have for many homeowners, as it makes quick and easy work of washing your car, outside deck, siding, and probably dozens of other items and surfaces around the home. However, you want to ensure you use a high pressure washer properly so you don’t damage those surfaces and also protect your equipment. Note a few tips on how to do this. 1. Use the equipment safely Never use a gas-powered pressure washer where there is not proper ventilation. If needed, such as when using it in a closed garage, turn on fans...

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Balustrade fretwork and the materials you could use

Posted by on Apr 27, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Balustrades are a great way of ensuring safety on your stairs, decks, balconies and more. However, opting for balustrading for safety reasons does not mean that your choice of balustrading has to be unattractive. If you would like to enhance the aesthetics of the area in which the balustrading will be installed, you should consider balustrade fretwork. What does balustrade fretwork mean? Balustrade fretworks refers to narrow strips of material that are incorporated into the balustrading to create an ornamental design on them. The fretwork can...

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CNC Fabrication: Cost-Cutting Tips for Electronic Parts Projects

Posted by on Mar 29, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

The fabrication of electronic parts requires precision and low tolerances, so CNC machining is a valuable technology during such projects. Unfortunately, the cost of manufacturing using these computer controlled techniques is high. This will increase the total expenses for your retail products and consequently, your potential profits will decline. Here are the some simple tips to help you reduce the CNC machining expenses for electronic parts. Choose Affordable Materials The choice of fabrication is the most basic and apparent...

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Effective Ways to Minimise Printing Costs

Posted by on Mar 2, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

When you print high volume amounts, the cost of ink can become a major expense. However, there are ways that you can cut back on the amount of ink that you waste regularly, which will help you save on the cost of ink over time. Before you start trying to lessen your ink costs, you should begin by learning the most effective ways to minimise total printing costs within the office. Cost per page When you are shopping office printer sales for your office, it is important that you consider the cost per page. Laser printers come with a higher...

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Managing Asbestos Containing Material (ACM) In Your Workplace

Posted by on Feb 8, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

If ACM is identified in your business premise and refurbishment or demolition work is to be conducted, you need to ensure that the material is removed –if there is a possibility that it will be disturbed– prior to the work. This is because, as the business owner, you have the legal responsibility to ensure that your business premise is protected from asbestos-related risks and hazards. Therefore, you need to implement appropriate control measures to minimise or eliminate the risks. Here are a few considerations to look at:...

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2 Problems That May Affect The Quality Of Welded Steel

Posted by on Jan 13, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Welding is perhaps the most commonly known (and most commonly used) techniques used in the fabrication of steel. There are several problems that may affect the final quality of welded steel parts and products. It is important for trainee steel fabricators to understand the problems referred to so as to avoid their undue influence on the quality of fabricated steel. This article discusses two process-oriented problems that trainee steel fabrication specialists should look out for when welding steel metal. Porosity Porosity refers to a...

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Successful Event Planning With Better Toilet Options

Posted by on Dec 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Professional or not, when organizing an event outdoors, it’s best to start with toilets. Event management is complex. Even the most organized person can become preoccupied. Toilet access is the most basic need of any human being, but believe it or not, it can easily be forgotten. There are many things to consider when hiring a portable toilet service. Not all portable toilets are the same, and neither are all events. From construction sites to weddings and concerts, there are a variety of needs. So ask yourself the following questions...

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