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Understanding the Health of Your Home’s Roof

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 8th, 2018. Posted in Atlanta commercial roofing companies, Commercial flat roof repair, Sealants

Flat roof materials

Do you have a list of outdoor home improvement projects coming up? If so, you aren’t alone. Thousands of Americans spend March and April planning and hiring the right people for the many jobs they have coming up. Maybe your home is due for a new roof and you just can’t put it off any longer, or maybe you just purchased a new commercial building and are concerned about the siding as it currently exists. No matter what your project might be, there are always a few things to think about before you jump in. Below are three things to consider before moving forward with a roofing project:

Longevity - Did you know that some steel roofs are coated with an alloy of aluminum-zinc which give it a lifespan of up to 100 years?

Heat Exchangers Basic Physics

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 8th, 2018. Posted in Tank coil heaters, Temperature controllers, Wattco electric heating products

Condensed chiller

There are some terms worth noting at the start of this article. They are there to give a brief touch on what will be covered in this article. They are hot water storage tanks, IHT, in line heaters, inter coolers, ITT Conoflow, ITT Neo Dyn, ITT standard, Munters, Neo Dyn, over the side heaters, plate and frame heat exchanger, portable chillers, and more.

There are some statistics worth noting at the start of this article as well. The statistics are there to provide a more detailed view of the topic that is being covered and the specific parts of that topic. They are:

  • When a heat exchang

Why a Good Government Inventory System is Crucial

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 8th, 2018. Posted in Da form 3161, Property inventory management software, Tracking software

Types of audit software

If you are part of any agency, you know that keeping track of resources can be a real struggle. There are files to keep safe and accessible, employees to keep track of, and all kinds of equipment. You need to know where your assets are at all times, but using a government inventory system that is old or outdated can make the task harder than it should be. You need the right inventory tracking software to make sure you are in compliance.

The Need For a Good Government Inventory System

In the United States, huge amounts of capital are typically tied up in inventory: a full 7% of the GDP when combined with accounts receivable and accounts payable. With retailers, for example, about $1.43 worth of inventory sits in warehouses for every $1 of sales made. Additionally, few warehouses are efficie

How To Be Environmentally Friendly In The Plastic Industry

Written by Small Business Magazine on March 8th, 2018. Posted in Ammo box 223, Box labels, Custom clamshell packaging

Safety glasses cases

When it comes to packaging, many of us don’t give it a second thought. We struggle to open it sometimes, and often discard it right away – and that’s the end of it. But packaging is more important than one might think – in fact, we are directly influenced but what we purchase is packaged in, be it tamper evident clamshell packaging or a paper bag. Nearly 70% of all consumers have purchased something new and tried out a new product all because they liked the packaging and it was in some way eye catching, according to a study done by The 2016 West Rock Consumer Insights Study.

Many consumers have also become concerned with the environmental impacts of the products they purchase

Customers Prefer Smart Packaging Almost All Else When It Comes To Their Favorite Business Why?

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 27th, 2018. Posted in Ammo storage cases, Clam packaging, Small utility box

Thermoformed packaging

The world is struggling under the weight of excessive waste. Change, however, often starts small.

Businesses that want to keep their customers coming back need to step it up when it comes to their retail packaging. This doesn’t just mean a more clever design or brighter text, but communicating just what your brand is doing to make the world a better place. Customers don’t just want a good price. They want to know their dollar is going as far as possible, even somewhere they’ve never been and may never go to. When designing your customizable packaging solutions/options, going for a more green approach may just make the difference in where your business goes in 2018.

It’s time to talk packaging. Let’s see what yours could offer both consumers and the environment at large in the comi

Renovations and Hardscaping Stone

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 26th, 2018. Posted in Architectural stone, Ceramic tile florida, Ceramic tile orlando

Ceramic slabs

There are some statistics worth noting in this article. They are:

  • Natural stone is an environmentally friendly building material that can benefit a hotel lobby in more ways than one.
  • The use of marble in architecture, art, and design can be traced back thousands of years.
  • Marble flooring can last up to 100 years with proper maintenance; marble countertops can last a lifetime.
  • 87% of homeowners enlisted the help of a professional during their kitchen renovation project.
  • Of the 93% of homeowners who are updating countertops, the majority are choosing natural stone materials.
  • Present in Indian and Mesopotamian architecture, ceramic tiles have been constructed from slabs of clay since 14,000 B.C.
  • 33% of consumers prefer to choose brands that support soc

5 Benefits to Using Natural Stone for Your Countertops

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 26th, 2018. Posted in Florida ceramic, Miami tile and stone, Natural stone for sale

Marble slabs for sale

Natural stone such as marble has been used in design, art, and architecture for thousands of years. Historians have found evidence that it was used by cultures such as the Mesopotamians and the Egyptians. Natural stone slabs make up some of the most environmentally friendly materials that are used in building and architecture. When they are used in hotel lobbies, it has been estimated that about 81% of people traveling appreciate it. They say they prefer to stay in hotels who make efforts to use environmentally friendly materials such as architectural stone. Kitchen remodels are very popular in the United States and about 93% of people who say they plan to redo their kitchens say they plan to find natural stone slabs for sale for their countertops.

If you are thinking about redoing your kitche

Corn Agronomy Tips to Help You Do Well This Year

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 24th, 2018. Posted in Agri farm services, Sustainability data, Sustainability metrics

Agronomy software

Corn is one of the most important crops in the United States. It is the basis for a large variety of products that people use all over the planet. Agronomy companies have become crucial in improving the yield most farms are able to get from their corn crops. Delta Farm Press has come up with tips to help farmers use agronomics to improve their crop and their yield in the upcoming year.

Start by getting to know your soil. Experts at agronomy companies agree that the first step when it comes to upping the yield of a crop is to sample the soil so that you know what you are working with and what you are going to h

What are Metal Bellows, and How are They Made?

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 23rd, 2018. Posted in Bellows band, How metal bellows are made, Standard bellows

Bellow forming machine

One essential part of modern manufacturing is the metal bellows, usually equipped with single expansion joints or a high pressure expansion joint.

What are Metal Bellows?

These custom bellows are made from heavy metals like nickel alloys, titanium, or sometimes stainless steel. Their purpose is to compress under extreme pressure, bend as needed, and return to their original shape when the pressure is released.

What are Bellows Used For?

Metal bellows with metal can be used making load cells, vacuum interrupters, seals, sensors, pressure gauges, altitude sensors, and in the exhaust systems of engines. In most applications, they are designed to absorb movement Th

How Property Management Services Can Help Real Estate Investors

Written by Small Business Magazine on February 21st, 2018. Posted in Property management sanford fl, Property management winter garden fl, Residential property management

Property management winter park fl

Real estate is still seen as a good investment, which is why many people acquire rental properties. Once they are property owners, however, a new set of obligations kicks in, since property owners and managers have to maintain the property and take on all the responsibilities of being a landlord. Local property management involves the control and operation real estate and this has building maintenance, financial and legal components.

Real estate as an investment
Real estate is a valuable and lasting investment. The size of the property can vary from a single home to a large apartment complex. Most real estate investors believe in the value of their investments, and nearly all, or 94% are interested in similar investments in the future, according to Better H