Using the Correct Counter Weights with a Crane

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When using a crane, you need to use counter weights in order to offset the weight of the load you are lifting. This will allow you to lift a load without destabilising the crane itself – something that could be incredibly dangerous for your lifting processes and for the people working on site. If you are using counter weights for a mobile crane or other type of crane, they need...


What is a Commercial Umbrella and What Sets it Apart?

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Parasols are used to protect an area from heat and sunlight, as well as giving protection from the unpredictable British weather. It’s a good way to offer your customers a better environment if you are in a particular type of business, where you largely rely on the footfall of customers coming into your shop, pub, café or anything else. This is especially true of businesses like restaurants and bars, where...


Commercial Fencing for the Best Security

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Commercial fencing is a type of fencing that is highly secure – not necessarily the most aesthetically pleasing, this doesn’t matter for the majority of people who are going to consider this type of fencing primarily, as it will be the security element that is most important. It might be used in places like schools, commercial buildings and office blocks, as well as in places like prisons where security is...


Working Safely At Height

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Working at height is a naturally risky process. There are many dangers involved, including the risk of falling, of your equipment malfunctioning or of lowering yourself down unsafely and colliding with other objects. However, in the construction industry, it is expected that you will work at height and that you will be competent at it, so you know how to keep yourself and those around you safe.  An important part...


Should you Buy your Own Rooflight?

As a homeowner wanting to have a rooflight installed in your property, you might be wondering how to go about getting hold of your rooflight. This probably isn’t your area of expertise and you may well be looking for a helping hand in knowing where to begin. It isn’t something you need to worry about, as long as you remember two things: You will need a good rooflight installation professional....