A Welder in the Office

A Welder in the Office

  • Sticky Substances That Can Ruin Your Asphalt, And How Sealcoating Can Protect It

    Sealcoating your asphalt-covered driveway is the best way to preserve it and prevent costly repairs. However, even with a sealcoating, there are some sticky substances that can ruin your asphalt. Knowing what these substances are and how to prevent the damage they cause will help your sealcoat preserve your asphalt for years to come. Automotive Oil Asphalt and oil do mix, because they are both petroleum products. Unfortunately, the petroleum product in asphalt begins to separate from it when it attempts to reunite with its cousin, oil.

  • Best Fencing For Large Dogs

    Making a dog part of the family can be a rewarding and enjoyable experience. Dogs make great playmates for children and can help teach responsibility. Dogs can also encourage family members to get out and get active by going on regular walks. Dog ownership also has its challenges. One of the biggest challenges is making sure that the family dog doesn't escape and wreak havoc across the neighborhood. This is often especially challenging with large dogs.

  • How To Create A Unique And Beautiful Entryway

    Whether you are moving into a brand new home or remodeling your present one, one of the most important aspects of your decorating will be the entryway to your home. Here are some ideas that will make it beautiful and unique. The Walkway - Consider brick, flagstone or concrete for the walkway leading up to your front door. If you select concrete, it can be made to look very special with faux painting.

  • Why Have Concrete Delivered Instead Of Mixing It Yourself?

    If you are thinking about pouring your own driveway or otherwise using concrete on your property, you may have thought about mixing it up yourself with concrete mix. Although concrete mix can work well for some applications, however, having pre-mixed concrete pre-delivered can be a far better option. These are a few reasons why you should hire a concrete pumping company to come out and deliver your concrete instead, no matter what type of project you might be tackling.

  • Spray Foam Insulation: Thermal Barrier Vs. Ignition Barrier

    Insulating your home with spray foam insulation can help you save up to 50% on future utility bills. Although spray foam insulation has been praised for its ease of installation and its high R-value, all types of spray foam insulation are flammable, and require either an ignition barrier or a thermal barrier to be installed alongside.  Fire Hazard of Spray Foam Insulation Spray foam insulation is especially hazardous if it is exposed to a fire source.

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    About Me
    A Welder in the Office

    Hi, I'm Caroline. Welding has always been really fascinating to me. One day, when I was at work in my office, we had a leaky pipe in the ceiling. After calling a plumber, he called a welder who came to repair the large, open pipe. As we were all sitting there trying to work, the welder just came in and started repairing the pipe! I had never worked on a construction site before, and I probably never will. But I started thinking about what it would actually be like to work on a construction site, which led to me exploring construction themes and writing this blog!