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Securing the inside

When you need something simple to control a crowd of people, a turnstile might be an option. There are about four types of turnstiles to choose from depending on how many people are expected to go through the area and the type of security that the area needs. A low tripod is ideal for minimum security and locations where there are not a lot of people going through. You can add a system where people who enter drop a ticket through so that you can keep track of how many guests are in the area or how many sales are made during the day. These are seen at fairs, concert venues and sporting events. Read More »Securing the inside

Call in the experts for all of your heating and cooling needs

When it comes to your heating and cooling systems, you want to make sure that everything is done properly the first time around. Choose the right system and you’ll have an option that is environmentally-friendly. You’ll also find yourself saving money on your utility bills. When it’s time for those vital repairs, a replacement, or a new installation, turn to a team of professionals that you can trust. You need a service like DC Cheek Heating and Cooling to make sure you are in good hands. Read More »Call in the experts for all of your heating and cooling needs

Types of lawn mower blades

In the 50s, the introduction of the power mower was a major breakthrough in convenience for the growing suburban markets. Since that time, there have been a number of advances, from the engines to the lawn mower blades themselves. In spite of the many different names and brands of blades, there are actually only two basic types. These are first, the standard mowing blade. The sole purpose of this blade is to provide an efficient way to cut grass and maintain a sharp edge. With these blades, the cut blades are either discharged out of the mower deck onto the lawn or into some form of catching bag for collection and removal. The design of these blades is intended to create a greater and lifting air flow to discharge the mown grass, so it is sometimes called a 2-in-1 blade, for discharge and bagging. Read More »Types of lawn mower blades

Making your home green one step at a time

More and more people are starting to see that focusing on the virtues of green energy and going green themselves is not a temporary fad that will just go away, but that it is something that makes sense not only for the environment, but also for your wallet. Being able to help the world and yourself is most certainly worth it, in these times when saving the environment is a priority for the future generations of the human race. Here are some smart ideas to make yourself a little greener in your home, a bit at a time. Read More »Making your home green one step at a time