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Industry Changes, Environmental Impact and Other Manufacturing News

Are you curious about manufacturing? Do you wonder how things are made? Do you want to know about the environmental impact of the products you are buying? Are you in the manufacturing field? In that field, are you looking for ways to improve processes, profit margins, safety or other aspects of your business? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then, you have find the right blog. This blog explores all aspects of manufacturing from a variety of angles. It may also delve into industrial topics that are related to manufacturing. I invite you to look around, and please feel free to share any posts that interest you.

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    Save Money on Steel Fabrication with These Tips

    Steel is an incredibly versatile alloy that boasts a lot of tensile strength and can be shaped with a minimum risk of fracturing. If you have decided to use this alloy in your next project, you likely need to hire a steel fabrication company. Worried about the cost? Here are some tips to help you save money when working with fabricators. 1. Choose a Steel Fabricator with an In-House Design Team

    How Do Sheet Metal Fabricators Estimate the Total Cost of a Fabrication Project?

    Are you planning an industrial project that will require the use of sheet metal–fabricated components? If so, you may want to know how much the fabricated parts you need will cost so you can budget for them. Sheet metal fabricators turn sheet metal into different types of functional parts. In determining the sales price for these parts, they consider the total fabrication cost price. Typically, the sales price of the fabricated parts is a mark-up of the total cost of fabrication.

    Which mailing tube should you choose?

    How do you sent documents to your clients? Often it is quickest to send the needed papers as email attachments or to use a cloud-based storage service to transfer files but that is not always possible. There are times when only physical documents will do and you have to use the postal service. The packaging problem When you need to send physical documents to your client, what are your options? If the document is small enough, you can fold it up and place it in an envelope, but that won't work for lots of documents.

    3 Maintenance Steps for Pressure Washers

    If you own a pressure washer business, then you know the importance of routine equipment maintenance. In fact, you may have several types of pressure washers ranging from small portable washers to larger industrial truck mounted units. Regardless of the pressure washer size, the maintenance for the water pumps is generally the same. Here are three maintenance steps that you and your employees should be taking on a routine basis to keep the pressure washer water pumps operating smoothly.

    Commercial Space Cooling: Three Crucial Tips for Purchasing an Office Air Conditioner

    If your old office air conditioner is not performing as expected, you should plan on replacing the unit. Remember, without proper cooling, your employees will be uncomfortable, and the productivity of your general business operations will decline. Also, if your office is too warm, there will be a higher risk of office equipment overheating. If you are purchasing an office air conditioner for the first time, you should consider the below tips during selection for the best outcome.

    4 Benefits of PVC Swing Doors Over Stainless Steel Doors

    Are you wondering whether to install PVC or stainless steel doors at your business premises? Both of these doors can offer easy access, but they have different pros and cons. Below are benefits of using PVC swing doors over stainless steel doors. Easy installation  The installation process for PVC swing doors is much easier compared to stainless steel doors. When putting up stainless steel doors, there needs to be sufficient preparation, including digging up a foundation that will be suitable to hold up the door.

    4 Important Aspects of Core Drilling

    Homeowners can take on some concrete core drilling projects if they have the right tools for the job. This article discusses some of the key aspects which homeowners should pay attention to when they are performing core drilling. Speed  Different drill bits have different speed ratings at which they can be used. Don't attempt to use a higher speed than is recommended for the drill bits which you are using. Excessive speed can cause the drill bits to wear out rapidly.

    Why salvaged timber is a great choice for your home

    What do you do if you need to buy some wood? You could head straight for your local timber yard or DIY store and buy whatever materials you need, but that isn't your only option. Have you considered using reclaimed wood for your next building project? How can reclaimed timber help you? Most people engage in some type of recycling around their home, whether that is using old newspapers as a packing material or finding new uses for glass jars once the contents have been consumed.