Dealing with Commercial or Industrial Wastewater: Things to Consider

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Here are some of the things you should consider when designing a wastewater system for a commercial or industrial site. The volume of wastewater The first thing you should consider is the volume of wastewater the system will need to deal with at peak times. You should be able to use existing data to estimate the volume of water which will need to be processed. You also need to determine if there will be any significant variations in flow rate and what type of response time you need from the system when this occurs.

5 April 2021

Do You Need to Oversee a New Fitout?

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When you first take possession of your retail or office premises, it may be the right size and shape for your needs, but it is unlikely to be perfect. Arranging for a full fit-out of the premises is the best way to ensure that not only will be building be ideally suited to the way that you want to use it, but it will increase confidence in your brand by encouraging your customers or clients to buy from you.

2 March 2021

Commercial Refrigeration Repair: How to Know It Is Time To Hire an Expert to Repair Your Business's Refrigeration Equipment

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If your business relies on commercial refrigerators and freezers, a slight breakdown can be regrettable. When your refrigeration system fails, you are at risk of incurring losses due to spoilage of perishable items. For that reason, you must routinely service the units to ensure optimal performance. More importantly, you need to repair issues as soon as they emerge to avoid surprise failures. That means you have to pay attention to the system's operations and look out for early warning signs.

13 January 2021

How To Tell If You Need A New Freezer Room Or Just Repairs On Your Current Room

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Freezer room construction is an important aspect that any hospitality or medical business needs to consider when it comes to their long-term survival. You need a freezer room that is the right size, has the proper cooling methods, and is in a good condition so that the contents of the room aren't at risk. Sometimes, freezer rooms will outstay their welcome and require a full reconstruction while, more often than not, refrigeration repair is all that is needed to put the freezer room back in order.

1 December 2020

Why A Master Painter Is An Absolute Must For Any Renovation You Do

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When changing the interior look of your house, there are a lot of tasks you need to consider, from very basic ones, such as the layout of your furniture, to the more in-depth and complex ones like rewiring your home or breaking down/adding in new walls. There is a lot to consider, which is why many people wrongly assume that painting is an area where they can save a little bit of money by doing it themselves.

27 October 2020

Essential Guide to Home Construction Planning

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The cost of building a home can be downright expensive. If you have secured a loan or have tucked away enough money to finance the project, the next step is to dive right into the planning stage. Proper planning and preparation are essential to ensure a successful construction project, as it helps outline how work will be performed, when, and by who. There are lots of things that need to be done before starting work on your residential build.

24 September 2020

5 Reasons Why Timber Roof Trusses Should Be Featured in Your Next Construction Project

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Whether its industrial, commercial or residential building, timber roof trusses suit many construction projects across Australia. They offer excellent flexibility compared to other types of trusses when it comes to designing construction plan layouts. Besides, timber roof trusses have a higher strength-to-weight ratio, which makes them ideal for wide-spanned roof design. Keep reading to learn the top advantages of using timber roof trusses in your building projects. They Are Versatile and Flexible

29 June 2020

Three Reasons Why You Should Consider Getting a Bituminous Spray Seal for Your Road

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Asphalt is one of the best materials used to pave driveways, access roads and even highways. When you install it correctly, it can serve you for many years, and it will not be made impassable by rain or excessive dryness as is the case with dirt roads. However, asphalt roads do need proper maintenance from time to time. When maintenance is neglected, your road ends up with portholes and reels and might end up falling apart altogether, creating further repair expenses for you.

26 May 2020

3 Aspects That Determine the Space You Need When Constructing a Rural Shed

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Storage is a problem that most people who deal with farm animals, farm machinery and agricultural supplies in their property face. If you are one of them, you only need to build a steady rural shed to fix the storage problem. Whether you intend to build your rural shed using metal or wood, it all depends on the purpose you want it to serve. However, most people find space a limiting factor when installing the shed for their agricultural needs.

24 April 2020

Repair Foundation With Underpinning

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Homeowners looking to add a storey to an existing structure or want to repair a faulty foundation should consider the different types of underpinning. When it comes to repairing faulty foundations, any cracks wider than 3mm require underpinning. There are different ways to undertake underpinning in your home or commercial building. Take note of a few highlighted in this guide. Brackets and Screw Piles This is a common underpinning method in instances where other underpinning processes aren't possible.

23 April 2020