13 April 2015
The small farm isn't as strong as it has been in the past hundred years, but it's not impossible to manage one with the right technological advancements. If you want to maximize daylight, reduce muscle fatigue and get more work done in general, getting watering tasks as automated as possible can shave hours out of every day. As you plan your irrigation system, consider a few well pump and water repeater placement concerns that could help you get water down the fields and ready for any type of farm use.
31 March 2015
Having drain or other plumbing problems in your home is more than frustrating. It can cause damage to other parts of the house and cost you a lot of money. There are things that are out of your control that will need to be repaired by a professional. However, there are also steps you can take to minimize the risk of having major issues with the way the water comes into and leaves your home.
18 March 2015
Bathroom sinks typically have a pop-up plunger and stopper that act to open and close the basin so you can fill it up with water. One day you might walk into the bathroom, push the plunger with a normal amount of force, and the plunger will pop off in your hand. You don't need to call in a plumbing professional yet. A simple trip to the hardware store and some minor adjustments will fix your plunger problem.
5 March 2015
Each and every dryer and washing machine in a laundromat carries its own electrical load. When all of those machines are plugged in, they are using small drafts of power in standby. If, at any point, ALL of the machines in a laundromat are running at full capacity, the electrical system in the building needs to to be ready to handle that large of a power demand. Managing the power load begins with an electrician from a company like C & R Electric, Inc, before he or she even sees a machine in position.
25 February 2015
When looking for cherry trees to plant in a yard, homeowner frequently seek out cherry trees with three characteristics: sweet cherries that they can eat right off of the tree, cherries that are dark red in color, and trees that self-pollinate, so that they can plant just one tree and still obtain fruit. There are hundreds of varieties of sweet cherries out there, but few that meet all three of these criteria.