Environmental

  • 6 Benefits of Choosing Natural Gas for Your Home Needs

    When buying or updating your home, you have a major choice to make: electric or gas? Many people prefer electricity because it is fast and easy. However, there are many benefits to natural gas that you should consider before you make your final decision. Monthly Energy Savings Appliances that use gas instead of electricity tend to cost less to run than those with electricity because gas costs less per kWh than electricity.
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  • 5 Good Reasons to Have Your Grease Traps Cleaned Regularly

    Grease trap maintenance is a dirty job, but someone has to do it. More often than not, however, it's a job that many business owners put off until the last possible moment. The results are often none too pleasant—accumulated fats, oils and grease (FOG) can easily overwhelm commercial plumbing systems, leading to municipal fines, unnecessary downtime and unhappy customers. Here are five good reasons to schedule regular grease trap cleanings for your business.
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  • Having Rodent Concerns Because Of Your Neighbors Yard? What To Do

    If the uncut yard and trash left carelessly around the yard of your neighbor's home has attracted large pests around your property, there are some things you may want to do. You want to make sure that you don't have rodents that are on your property or inside your home, which could compromise safety and sanitization. Rodents are dangerous to humans and pets, and they can damage your home. Here are a few of the things you want to look into so you can get control of this problem and protect yourself.
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  • How to Safely Use a Propane Firepit

    Given the low cost of propane, it is a suitable fuel for a fire pit. Fire pits are a great addition to a home that is located in a climate that gets very cold in the winter because the fire pit allows you to enjoy the outdoors all year round. However, when you are using propane to fuel your fire pit, the presence of the propane means that you will need to be even more cautious around your fire pit.
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  • What Can I NOT Put In A Dumpster?

    When it comes to cleaning out your home, having access to a dumpster can be beneficial. Since you probably won't be able to fit all of the trash produced by a major cleanout into your city-issued trash container, renting a dumpster allows you to easily get rid of a large volume of unwanted items in a single trip. While you might think that a dumpster serves as a catch-all for your unwanted items, there are certain things that cannot go into a dumpster.
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  • Three Safe Lead Products And How They Can Be Recycled When You Are Finished With Them

    Lead is a controversial element because its properties make it such an ideal, anti-corrosive material to work with on the one hand, but it's a known carcinogen on the other. However, there are many lead products that are safe for you to use. When you have finished using the following lead products, there are also ways in which you can recycle them to keep the environment safe too. Batteries Car batteries and some batteries used for powering your favorite electronic devices are all filled with lead (in some form or other).
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