Avoid a Flaming Christmas: Fire Safety and Your Christmas Tree

24 January 2017
 Categories: Environmental, Blog

Christmas comes but once a year. Do you insist on having a real tree for the occasion? This is a matter of personal preference, and yet for some people, a plastic tree simply doesn't cut it. If you have a real tree each Christmas, or even if you're prone to putting fairy lights on any trees or plants in your home (regardless of the time of year), there are a few things you need to know to avoid fires. Read More 

What’s So Great about Palmetto Grass?

18 April 2016
 Categories: Environmental, Blog

When you're thinking about having a new lawn put down, there are many different species of grass to consider. Palmetto grass in particular is a really good, family-friendly option. Read on to find out what's so great about Palmetto grass. Child-friendly Palmetto is a variety of Buffalo grass. However, unlike common Buffalo grass, Palmetto does not have barbed leaves that can irritate bare skin. This makes it soft to the touch and perfect for young kids to play on during the summer months. Read More 

3 Steps For Keeping Your Grease Traps Properly Maintained

7 January 2015
 Categories: Environmental, Blog

A restaurant, school or other establishment that prepares food will typically be required to have a grease trap installed. This is a type of apparatus that fits between the kitchen's drains and the sewer lines and which keeps fats, oil, and grease (FOG) from getting into the sewers and causing clogs. It's important that these establishments keep their grease traps properly cleaned and maintained so they don't back up and cause an overflow, as this is very messy and difficult to clean. Read More 

Get Your Fire Suppression Tank Inspected & Protect Yourself From Fires

22 December 2014
 Categories: Environmental, Blog

Fire suppression tanks are crucial fire fighting apparatus that are required in commercial, industrial and institutional settings. These tanks offer the needed resources to launch a quick response to fire outbreaks. As such, there is great need to have them inspected to ensure that they are in great working order should such as situation arise. The inspection, carried out by approved companies, ensures that the tanks subscribe to these Australian standards. Read More 

Hydroponic Systems: A Smart Choice For Modern-Day Farmers

25 November 2014
 Categories: Environmental, Blog

Nowadays, gaining access to enough arable land to farm is rather difficult. If you want to increase crop produce but lack adequate land to farm, here are some reasons why putting in place a hydroponic system can be the best option for you to take.  Self-Controlled Planting Conditions Crops planted in the soil are fully-dependent on the forces of nature. When it rains in plenty during the planting season, they flourish. Read More