4 Considerations Before Adding Subsurface Home Structures
2 January 2018
Are you planning to add a subsurface structure, such as a basement, to your home? Read on and discover some of the considerations that a structural engineer will have in mind when designing such a subsurface addition.
The structural engineer will assess whether sufficient structural support exists for the addition that you wish to construct. For example, will the basement extend beyond the confines of the foundation? Sections that are not supported by the foundation are likely to settle and can put the entire home at the risk of collapsing.
How to choose the best wheelchair lift
28 December 2017
If you need to make your business or public premises more accessible to wheelchair users then installing a wheelchair lift is a great solution. If you are responsible for improving accessibility then perhaps you have been thinking about installing a lift but are unsure where to start? Wheelchair lifts are available in many forms and it can be a daunting prospect to choose the most suitable lift for your location. There are fixed and portable lift options.
3 Portable Power Options to Consider for Your Homestead Worksite
26 December 2017
When you start building a homestead, you will likely take on a large amount of construction projects. This may turn parts of your homestead into functional worksites. For this reason, you may begin to look at portable power options. Here are three of the portable power options that you may want to consider to help control and monitor the power being used on the worksite. Keep in mind, all three of these options, including transformers, can be hired out for the duration of your project rather than purchased.
5 Questions To Ask Before Buying Portable Traffic Lights
7 December 2017
You need to answer several important questions to narrow down your options of portable traffic lights. Below are some critical questions that will help you to select the best portable traffic lights to buy.
How Complex Is The Needed Traffic Phasing?
Consider the locations where you intend to use the portable traffic lights. How complex do you expect the phasing of the traffic to be? For example, the portable traffic lights that will work to direct traffic from three different directions may not need to be as complex as the portable traffic lights that are intended to phase the traffic that is moving in six directions.