Going Out With a Bang: Which Explosive Is Right for Your Demolition?

There are many different methods for demolishing buildings. Sometimes, it may be safer to deconstruct your building manually, but if you need it done quickly, then a controlled explosion may well be the way forward. Once you've settled on a controlled explosion, however, the next question follows. Which explosive? The specific demolition contractor you hire will likely make a recommendation, but here's a quick guide to show you what to expect. Overground, Underground or Underwater? Read More 

Winch Hire: 5 Things to Consider

If you are completing a construction project and you need to lift materials to a higher floor, or you wish to pull cables through a system of pipes, you may be considering hiring a winch. Below is a guide to 5 things you should consider when hiring a winch. Accessories Winches are available with a range of accessories such as electrical generators, control valves and a fairlead, which helps to guide the cables when the winch is in operation. Read More 

4 Risks of DIY HVAC Piping Installation

Some DIY enthusiasts may wish to install AC pipework into a home extension without involving an expert. Such people may expose that ductwork to several risks of leaks and damage due to some mistakes that they may have made during that installation job. This article discusses some of those risks that may occur when a non-professional installs HVAC pipework. Perforation Damage Hobbyists may not know what they can do to protect pipework that is installed through frames of buildings close to the surface of the walls. Read More 

Avoid These Mistakes When Repairing Furniture Upholstery

If your furniture has suffered tears or other such damage, you may not need to get rid of it quite yet. Upholstery can typically be patched up, cleaned, or otherwise repaired so that it looks as good as new. If you decide to tackle this job on your own, note a few common mistakes to avoid so that the end result is as good as you expect and that the repair job lasts as long as possible. Read More 

Using a Labour Hire Agency: 4 Things You Need to Do

If you need to hire construction contractors to work with your company on its latest job, you could place your own job adverts, carry out your own interviews and then hire someone. However, doing all of this yourself can be extremely time-consuming. Using the services offered by a labour hire agency can help you to quickly fill the roles you need filling with the best contractors available. Below is a guide to 4 things you should do when working with a labour hire agency. Read More