A Guide For New Oil Industry Project Managers: Understanding The Importance Of Steam Trucks

If you are a new project manager going to work in the oil fields in the north for the first time, then you should first understand how valuable it can be to include a steam truck in your fleet of machinery working on your company's land lease areas. Steam trucks are good for cleaning and degreasing heavy equipment, as well as being safe for both people and the environment. What follows is some information to help you see the value of utilizing a steam truck on your company's oil leases on future projects you manage: Read More 

Contractor Installing Hardwood Floors? Build A Planter With The Extra Pieces

If you're remodeling your home and having hardwood floors installed, you might consider storing the extra pieces in case you need them to replace some of the planks in the future. While this is a good idea, you can use some of the pieces to incorporate the beauty of your floors into other areas. One idea is to use some of the wood to build a window planter box. This guide explains the easy steps to make one or more of these boxes. Read More 

5 Tips For Keeping Fragile Electronics Safe For Your Move

In order for your move to go smoothly, it's recommended that you take special care when it comes to packing and moving any electronics. Items such as your flat screen television, computer, and video game console can all be in danger if you don't put in the effort to pack everything carefully ahead of time. With the tips below, moving electronics can be simple. Wrap Up Any Cords and Wires Read More 

How To Find The Right Level Of Insulation For Your Home

Insulation is priceless when it comes to keeping your property comfortable. A well insulated property will use less electricity and be less reliant on the heating and air conditioning systems. Some people re-insulate their walls because they want to reduce their carbon footprint and make their property more eco-friendly. Others add insulation to their property simply because they want to save a little money on their utility bills. This article will explain the recommended levels of insulation for homes in Canada. Read More 

Get Your Back Yard Ready For Summer

You might be looking at snow right outside your window and it's hard to visualize anything green, but spring and summer really are right around the corner! By following these steps, you can prepare now to have a beautiful back yard. The first thing to do is to get paper and a pencil out and do a rough draft of what you want in your back yard. Consider three major areas. Read More