When it comes to concrete pumping, there are two types of pumps that are generally used - boom pumps and line pumps. Here are four differences between these two types of concrete pumping. Attachment and Portability One of the primary differences between a boom pump and line pump are the attachments and how the pump gets transferred from one location to another. For instance, a boom pump is attached directly to a truck or semi-trailer while a line pump gets mounted onto a truck or trailer. [Read More]
Do You Need To Seal Your Concrete Or Asphalt Driveway?
In the United States, approximately 90 percent of driveways are either concrete or asphalt, which, over time, can crack or fade. Applying a chemical sealcoat to your driveway helps it retain its color, and protects it from elements, such as rain and snow, that cause driveways to crack over time. However, sealcoating a driveway is a huge project. So, before you attempt to complete the process on your own, take the time to learn more about when you should sealcoat your driveway, and why you should hire a professional to complete the job. [Read More]
Four Less Obvious Places In Your Home Where You Should Consider Using Hardwood Flooring
Whether you're building new construction, doing a major renovation, or simply upgrading your home, flooring is always a major choice. While hardwood may be a no-brainer in the living room or dining room, there are actually many other areas of the house where you should consider using it. Read on to learn where and why. Laundry Room Many people are squeamish about putting hardwood in a laundry room, and yet they use it without a thought in their kitchens. [Read More]
How To Secure Your Company's Sliding Doors When You Close For The Night
As a business owner, you probably love having sliding glass doors in your business. Sliding glass doors can be very convenient and inviting for your customers, but you might worry that they are also convenient and inviting for potential thieves after you lock your doors for the night. Your fear of your company being broken into shouldn't cause you to rethink your sliding doors, however. Instead, follow these tips to help keep your sliding doors secure. [Read More]