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Getting the Most Out Of Your Retractable Awnings

Posted by on Apr 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Getting the Most Out Of Your Retractable Awnings

Awnings are excellent fixtures to have in your home. They will add an aesthetic appeal to the exterior of your home. Besides the aesthetic value of awnings, they provide a shade for protection against elements. There are different types of awnings that you can choose for your home, including freestanding or stationary awnings and retractable awnings. Retractable awnings are among the best options to choose, which is majorly because of their ability to fold, giving you the ultimate control of a shade. However, in order to enjoy the benefits of the retractable awnings, you need to know a few things about these types of awnings. Here are some of the things that will help you gain the full advantage of your retractable awnings. Handling Wind Issues  If you live in a wind prone area, one of the things you...

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BRING ON THE CLOUDS…SOLAR HOT WATER THE WHOLE YEAR ROUND

Posted by on Apr 26, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on BRING ON THE CLOUDS…SOLAR HOT WATER THE WHOLE YEAR ROUND

Solar water heaters offer an environmentally friendly and economically effective alternative to heating water in the home. On cloudy days, though, the average solar panels do not work as efficiently as they do on sunny days and the amount, or temperature, of hot water in your home will be affected. Do not worry about the occasional cloudy day If there is an occasional cloudy day following some sunny days, there will be enough residual solar radiation present in the atmosphere to heat the water in your solar heater. The temperature that the water will achieve will be lower than that during sunny days, though. On the occasional cloudy day, most solar panels are able to generate up to a quarter of their usual power. This does depend on how thick the cloud cover is. If the cloudy days persist,...

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3 Actions To Undertake After Your Garden Cleanup Project

Posted by on Apr 12, 2016 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on 3 Actions To Undertake After Your Garden Cleanup Project

If you have decided to assume substantial garden cleaning to get rid of excess branches, twigs, leaves and bushes, then you’ve got your work cut out for you. The removal process requires effort, while the disposal activity requires both effort and planning for skip bin hire. This guide is designed to equip you with actions to undertake after your massive garden cleanup project. Sort Out Your Garden Waste Based On The Bin Hire Rules  When sorting out your garden waste for the skip bin, you need to establish what can and cannot be put into it based on the rules of your bin hire company. This will make it easier for you to plan your bin fill up. For instance, garden waste like grass, leaves, clippings, branches and twigs are allowed into most green waste bins, but heavier items...

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