4 Suggestions For Winter Concrete Work

Whenever winter comes, much of your DIY construction projects will grind to a halt. However, if you want to continue work on various concrete projects to keep yourself busy all year instead of overloading yourself the summer, know that concrete work is still possible. Adherence to specific suggestions will make this work for you so you don't waste your time or end up with a concrete patch that needs to be cut up and redone. Read More 

The Advantages And Disadvantages Of Powder Coating Steel

Steel is commonly used to create a variety of different items, including construction beams, auto bodies and nut, screws and bolts. However, one of the biggest downsides to steel is that it can rust or corrode if left exposed to the elements. Fortunately, there are many ways you can coat the metal to prevent it from rusting, including using a powder coating, paint or a clear coat. Learning the advantages and disadvantages of each option will help you determine which is the best for your needs. Read More 

An Introduction To Cutting Fluids And Their Benefits

Cutting fluids are not fluids that cut materials, although they certainly sound like they are. Instead, cutting fluids are highly specialized fluids that lubricate and cool CNC machines while the machines are in operation. There are several different lubricants, as well as benefits to each. Grinding Oils Grinding oils are typically a mix of water and a special blend of oils. The water "hydro-cracks" the oil so that it blends easily and it thoroughly lubricates grinding components on the machines. Read More 

Want To Create A Grand Entrance For Your Business? Exterior Features To Install

If the outside of your company is barren and doesn't make a statement, and you want people to have  grand entrance when they pull into the drive, there are some things that you can do to get the first impression that you desire. There are a lot of ways that you can wow people when they show up at your business to work with you, or to become a client, and many of these things will improve the property value. Read More 

3 Signs You Should Rent A Mobile Crane

If you are thinking about renting a crane for an upcoming project, you could be wondering if you should rent a mobile crane, which is generally a truck-mounted crane, or if you should choose a tower crane. Both types of cranes are wildly popular in many different places, but the crane that you choose will make a difference. These are a few signs that a mobile crane is going to be the best option for you to rent: Read More