How to Go About Your Heavy Construction Equipment Hire

Thanks to the availability of a wide range of different heavy construction equipment for hire, more and more construction contractors are now able to use the machines they need without having to incur huge costs of equipment acquisitions. However, contractors need to choose the right machinery if they are to make the most from their hire. This may not be easy, especially for new and inexperienced contractors. If you need to hire heavy construction machinery but don't know where to start, here are some handy tips for you. Read More 

Keep Your Cucumbers Cool: Choosing Air Conditioning for a Hydroponic Grow Room

Growing plants, flowers and vegetables indoors using hydroponics is a gardening method which has exploded in popularity in recent years, and it's easy to see why when you consider how much easier it makes controlling the amount of light, water and nutrients your plants receive. However, while growing hydroponics in a grow room gives you enormous control over the environment your plants grow in, there is one variable that can be particularly difficult to control -- heat. Read More 

Knuckle Lift Versus Boom Lift: Which Is Better For Your Applications?

Knuckle lifts and boom lifts are some of the most common elevating work platforms (EWPs) available in the market today. Like other EWPs, their job is to make it easy for people to access elevated areas easily and safely for construction or maintenance works. Although they are very similar in their make and function, knuckle and boom lifts have a slight difference in their working that makes all the difference in their applications. Read More 

Why Consider FRP Decking Materials for Your Home

When homeowners are contemplating installing a deck on their property, they tend to gravitate toward conventional materials such as timber or metal. Nevertheless, this is not the only option that is available to you. Advancements in the construction industry have created a material known as FRP. FRP stands for Fibre Reinforced Plastic.  This material is made up of plastic that has been mixed with fibrous materials such as carbon, glass or basalt. Read More 

Safety Devices to Look Out for When Installing Elevators

Elevators make life easy when you need to navigate different floors in storey buildings. They help you save much time that you would otherwise spend on a flight of staircases or ramps. However, the height in most buildings with elevators comes with many safety hazards. If you are not keen when installing the elevator, you are likely to end up with a machine that jeopardises the safety of the occupants every time they use it. Read More