Finding Better Equipment For My Employees

  • Using An Air Compressor For Your High School Shop Project? Four Safety Tips To Avoid Accidents And Injuries

    14 September 2017

    If you're going to be taking shop in high school this year, you'll probably be working with air compressors. While air compressors can make quick work of shop projects, it's important to remember that they do need to be handled properly. Failing to take certain safety precautions could expose you, and those around you, to accidental injuries. Before you start using your portable air compressor, here are some safety precautions you should understand and follow.

  • Does Your Company Use A Regenerative Pump? 2 Tips To Keep It Maintained

    7 June 2017

    A regenerative pump, also known as a turbine pump, uses fluid to generate the pressure from the pump. The pump has an impeller that is used to apply force to the liquid to make it move. If your company uses regenerative turbine pumps, it is important to keep them maintained. This will ensure the pump lasts you a long time, which can save you money. Below are two tips to help you get started.

  • 3 Tips For Adding Bathrooms To Your Factory

    16 May 2017

    If you are in the process of planning and building a new factory, or if you think that it's time to make some major changes to the existing bathrooms in your factory setting, then you want to make sure that you plan thoroughly. Pay attention to these three tips as you install new bathrooms in your industrial building. 1. Make Sure You Have Ample Facilities First of all, you will want to make sure that you have ample facilities in place for all of your workers.

  • What Should You Ask About Pallet Racking Before You Buy A Warehouse?

    7 May 2017

    If you're in the market for a warehouse to store products and other items for your business, you may plan to have pallets delivered there. Many warehouses already have pallet racking in place, but you need to ensure that the racks are strong enough for your needs and that they meet certain conditions so you're confident that you and your workers won't have any problems with them. What are the Limits on the Racks?

  • The Best Way To Stock Tools And Equipment In Your New Medical Or Dental Practice

    17 March 2017

    After finally finishing school and being in a financially stable position, it has come time for you to head your own medical practice. While you may already have a large roster of patients who will be happy to see you in your own facilities, you're going to need more than a nice waiting room in order to provide care. From software and computers to handheld medical tools, you are going to need quite a few things on hand to have well equipped patient examination rooms.

  • Dumpster Rental 101: How To Avoid Unnecessary Fees

    27 January 2017

    Whether you are cleaning out your packed basement and garage or remodeling your kitchen and bathroom, there are several jobs in life that require the assistance of a dumpster rental service. If you've never rented a dumpster before, chances are you're not sure where to begin, and you don't realize that there are extra fees you might wind up paying. Don't waste your money on fees that could easily be avoided and instead, here are a few tips to help ensure your dumpster doesn't cost a penny more than it needs to:

  • How to Easily Identify Thread Sizes in Four Easy Steps

    21 November 2016

    The identification of thread sizes is a fundamental skill for anyone involved in inspection and quality-control efforts. Not being able to determine the size of a thread makes it impossible to make accurate assessments about its suitability for use. Fortunately, thread-size identification is not a difficult task, and it can be accomplished with a minimum of practice. Below are the essential tools you will need as well as how to perform the necessary measurements.

  • 5 Benefits To Using Nylon 6 For Your Injection Molded Components

    23 May 2016

    Designing plastic parts for a new piece of manufacturing equipment or a new consumer product usually starts with material selection since the particular thermoplastic you choose determines the limits for the injection mold. Nylon 6, also known as polyamide 6, is a popular choice for all sorts of internal moving parts like bushings and gears in small equipment. Before settling on this plastic as your preferred material, carefully compare both the advantages and disadvantages that come along with it.

  • From Creating The Right Environment To Cleaning Your Wheels: Five Tips To Help Casters Move Through Carpet

    12 May 2016

    Using caster wheels on carpet can be tricky, but with the right wheels and the right environment, you can easily combine casters and carpet. Whether you are pushing a cart full of books through a library, rolling a chair to the next cubicle at your office, or using caster wheels in any other capacity, you need them to be smooth and fast. Here are some essential tips to achieving and maintaining speed and mobility on carpet:

  • Concrete Results: Outdoor Meeting Rooms Are The Hot, New Office Complex Amenity

    5 May 2016

    When you're ready to expand your landscape contracting business into the realm of commercial properties, you need a unique way to get your foot in the door with property managers. Offering a service to install outdoor meeting spaces -- just the right size for working sessions, briefings and lunch breaks -- could well be the answer. Owners and managers of established corporate campuses and office complexes are looking for ways to attract new tenants and keep existing leaseholders happy.