Archive for February, 2018

The Reinvention of the Shipping Container

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Shipping containers are important for the industry. It has been estimated that, at any given moment, there are 24 million containers that are empty and have been retired. More and more people and companies are finding new and interesting ways to use these containers. If you are asking, “are there shipping containers near me?” the answer is probably yes and there are a lot of things you can do with them. CNN looked at the evolution of the shipping container uses in the United States and around the globe.

Malcolm McLean was delivering some cotton in 1937 when he had an idea. At the time people loaded the cotton onto boats by hand. McLean saw this was a slow process and stand

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Why Does My Water Taste Funny? Signs You Should Be Investing In A Better Whole House Filtration System

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Trying to save money on your water bill? You won’t be able to do that by ignoring the basics!

Good water should come from your entire home. The moment you notice a scummy white building up in your bathtub or taste something funny every time you pour yourself a glass is a moment you need to take seriously. Too many American households have taken to buying bottled water to reap the benefits of a clean drinking experience, but that’s a lot of extra money out of your pocket that could be better put toward that homeowner project you’ve been putting off. Here’s why you should install a water softener for the whole house instead of viewing your average water system as something that just can’t be helped.

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Water Damage How to Prevent the Cost

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Water damage. It is an issue for many homeowners, who may struggle with the rising costs of flooding, excessive rain damage, and other issues. Water damage can affect any home, unless that home is in a dry desert with no chance of rainfall. There are significant issues with water damage. It can cost a homeowner thousands of dollars.

There are some statistics worth noting about water damage in this article. They are:

  • According to industry estimates, 14,000 people in the US experience a water damage emergency at home or work each day.
  • 98% of basements in the US will suffer from some type of water damage during their lifetime.
  • Water damage and mold cost the insurance industry $2.5 billion dollars per year.
  • The average cost of a home water damage insurance claim is $6,9

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Why To Choose An LED Lighting System

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Electricity has become part of the fabric of our society, particularly when it comes to lighting. From roadway lighting to parking garage lighting to the lights we have in our homes, light fixtures help to keep the world safe and navigable. Without roadway lighting, we would be confined to travel by day. Instead, we can travel through the night safely, as roadway lighting keeps us where we should be on the road and aware of other motor vehicles as well. But not all lighting is creating equal. Induction lighting, including implements like an induction lamp, is often a superior method of lighting when compared to more outdated methods like halogen bulbs.

An induction lamp and other practical u

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Essentials to Consider When Choosing a Residential Plumber

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The last thing you want to deal with is a clogged drain or toilet. While most people are great DIYers when it comes fixing minor problems around their houses, plumbing issues are not one of them. That’s why it’s important to seek out experienced plumbing services to ensure that work is done more professionally as possible.

Here are five essentials to consider in your search for residential plumbing services.

The ability to handle an array of plumbing services will depend on the plumber’s infield experience. A proficient plumber has the necessary skills and expertise to solve problems quickly and in the most efficiently, cost-effective manner.

Best plumbers will have good qualifications backed up with several years of experience. Before hiring one, make sur

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