A Welder in the Office

A Welder in the Office

  • 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.

  • Three Ways To Increase The Energy Efficiency Of Your Existing Roof

    The type and color of roof you have on your home could be impacting your energy bill, but there are steps you can take to make it more energy efficient. Whether your existing roof is in bad shape and in need of repair or replacement, or whether you're just looking for tweaks to help make it more environmentally friendly, these tips will help you choose the roof that's just right for your lifestyle:

  • Is It Time To Replace Your Forklift?

    In a warehouse environment, your forklift is one of the most important pieces of equipment you have. From unloading new shipments, to preparing outgoing shipments for customers, a forklift makes these tasks easier and most importantly, efficient. Given its significance to your daily production needs, it's helpful to be able to recognize the signs that signal your forklift is casing you more heartache than benefit. This won't just save you money, but also time in the long run.

  • 3 Signs You Need Sewer Repair Immediately

    If your water pressure varies frequently and your water bill seems higher than it should be, you may need a sewer repair. Most people know that a terrible smell coming from under your house is a bad sign, but there are also other signs that are not as well-known. As a responsible home-owner who does not want to take out a second mortgage because the problem went on for too long, it is essential for you to know what signs your sewer is giving you.

  • Keeping Your Roof In Tip-Top Shape

    When springtime weather starts to warm up the area, people will begin doing their outdoor maintenance activities. One thing that should be maintained is your rooftop. After a season of cold weather including precipitation, the roof may be in need of some TLC to keep it from deteriorating further, leading to leaking areas. Here are some steps you can take to keep your roof doing its job properly. Check Your Gutters

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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!

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