How to Prevent Your Sprinkler System from Burning Up Your Well Pump

When you use a pump to provide water for your home, you have to be careful that your sprinkler system does not overwork your pump. Simply throwing in a sprinkler system without any consideration for your pump will not yield the best results. Instead, you have to carefully choose the nozzles for your sprinkler heads, adjust the setting on your pressure tank, and make sure you have the right diameter of pipe to make sure that your pump runs properly. [Read More]

How To Install Movable Retaining Walls

A retaining wall can be necessary in any landscape. It can also be a stylish feature of your yard. You can use a retaining wall to box off a large tree, or you can use it to segregate certain plants and flowers in your yard. Many people change their landscaping over the years and find that their current retaining walls are not adequate. This article explains a helpful way that you can make small, movable, yet sturdy retaining walls. [Read More]

3 Signs That Your Central Air Conditioning Unit Needs Repair

A central air conditioner unit is meant to last for years if not even decades, but that doesn't mean it won't eventually need repair. Even if you can turn on the unit and get cool air into your home, it may still need repair to one or more parts. Consider some signs that your air conditioning unit is in need of repair and why you should have a professional check out these signs as soon as you notice them. [Read More]

Get Your Crane Operators Trained Now And Avoid The Rush For Certification

In 2010, the Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) ruled that all crane operators are required to be licensed and certified by November 2014. However, in November of 2014, the ruling was given a three-year extension. Crane operators now have until 2017 to obtain national certification. To prepare your operators for the training required, it is a good idea to do a bit of pre-training on the job. This will make the training and testing go smoother and faster so you do not lose any work time. [Read More]