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About Asbestos Removal During A Home Renovation Project

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Are you aware that an environmental specialist must inspect your house before you can take on a renovation project that possibly involves asbestos? You can put your health in danger of cancer by removing asbestos without professional help. Find out below about the importance of asbestos removal during a renovation project. What Should Be Done About Asbestos When Renovating a House? If you are removing any materials out of your house, your first step should be contacting the agency for environmental quality in your area. An appointment will be...

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Tree Removal Safety Tips

Posted by on Jun 10, 2015 in Uncategorized | Comments Off

Sometimes the safest option is to remove a tree. This can be because it is diseased and damaged, which has left it in danger of falling or dropping limbs. Trees are also a danger if they are growing into power lines or if the roots are disturbing the foundations of nearby buildings or roads. The key is to complete the removal safely, which the following tips can help you do. The Right Equipment You wouldn’t play football without the proper pads and helmets, so why cut down a tree unprotected? The following equipment items are a safety...

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Understanding The Key Differences Between Full-Service And Traditional Recycling Service Centers

Posted by on May 11, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

With so much trash heading to the landfills at any given moment in this country, it is easy to understand why recycling is just a more logical solution for taking responsibility for your own household waste. This is why so many people do take advantage of recycling centers that are available in their area. If you are lucky enough to have a full-service recycling center in your area, it is likely that you are curious as to what the difference is. Here are a few questions you may have and the answers to help you have a better understanding....

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4 Major Categories of Things You Shouldn’t Dump in Your Dumpster Rental

Posted by on Apr 1, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you are getting ready to spring clean now that winter is finally over, you may be considering renting a dumpster to easily be able to dispose of your items. Renting is a great way to make cleaning more convenient, instead of consistently having to haul your items to the local dump. However, there are some things that most dumpster rental companies don’t allow to be disposed of in a dumpster. This article will provide you with the most common types of items banned from dumpsters so that you can plan your spring cleaning accordingly....

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8 Tips For Maintaining Solar Panels

Posted by on Mar 2, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Solar energy panels are a good way to harness natural energy and use it to lower your energy bills. Over time, your panels can start to wear and become less efficient which means less natural energy for your home. Here are some tips for maintaining your panels and extending their lifespan. Check the inverters monthly. The inverters are responsible for converting the energy captured by the panels. Check the LED lights monthly to ensure they are green. If any other color is displayed, contact your installer for maintenance. Change the intake...

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Household Hazardous Waste: Things All Homeowners Need To Know

Posted by on Feb 4, 2015 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

If you’re like many homeowners, you probably think that your home is free of hazardous materials; however, you might be surprise to find that you are actually harboring many dangerous and toxic materials in your home. It’s true! Just take in your basement or any other place you store cleaners, paints and other chemicals. You probably use several harmful materials on a regular basis, and while they may provide certain benefits—making your hardwood floors gleam, or ridding your house of pesky insects—these products are actually...

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3 Unique Places To Find Scrap Metal For Free

Posted by on Dec 16, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Trading in scrap metal for cash can be a lucrative venture. If you are looking to take advantage of the financial benefits that participating in scrap metal recycling can provide, you will need access to recyclable products. Here are 3 unique places you can go to search for free scrap metal in the future. 1. Your Local Gun Range Shooting ranges can prove to be a treasure trove when you are searching for free scrap metal. Brass is often considered a mid-level priced metal when it comes to recycling, and shooting ranges are filled with brass...

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Storing Medical Waste Safely

Posted by on Dec 10, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Medical waste is usually found in hospitals and laboratories. The definition of medical waste can encompass several things, but mostly covers material like blood, tissue, and bone. It does not usually apply to medical related implements such as prosthetic limbs. With the recent Ebola outbreak in the headlines, it’s no wonder proper and safe storage and disposal of medical waste is a topic that needs to be reemphasized. Regulations At one time, the EPA was in charge of regulating the disposal and storage of medical waste, but today it is...

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Get The Chemicals Out Of Your Septic System By Using Natural Cleaning And Treatment Products

Posted by on Dec 4, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Maintaining a septic tank is important to avoid expensive repairs to your lawn, your home and the system itself. What you wash down your drains can be devastating to a septic system. Using chemicals to clean your home and unclog your drains can cause the bacteria levels in your septic tank to plummet and cause the system to begin to fail. Here, you will learn natural ways to clean your home and treat your system without any damaging chemicals. Use Yeast to Maintain the System Instead of going out and buying expensive additives for your septic...

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Dealing With Bed Bugs Or Termites? How To Fight Back Efficiently And Effectively

Posted by on Nov 25, 2014 in Uncategorized | 0 comments

Are you currently having a hard time dealing with bed bugs or termites? How can you effectively fight back against these resilient pests? Read on to learn more about extermination services for these two pests and how to determine the best method to rid yourself of your unwanted house guests. Bed Bugs Bed bugs are one of the toughest parasites known to man — they can survive up to 400 days without food and are resistant to most modern insecticides. However, their kryptonite is ultra-hot temperatures. How are bed bugs treated? Typical bed...

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