TIPS FOR USING PERSONAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT

PPE is not used to control the hazard but to limit the exposure to the harmful effects of the hazard. Each industry has its own tasks and hazard and will require different types of PPE. With this said PPE should only be used as a last line of defense and only select the necessary PPE... Continue Reading →

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Personal Protective Equipment

As per the regulations, PPE can be defined as all equipment that is required to be worn by a person at work to protect him against one or more risks that are harmful to his health or safety. It is the contractors responsibility to identify hazards and to make an attempt to remove the hazards... Continue Reading →

5 Ways to secure your home

The goal is to make your home a less attractive target. Keep the following in mind: Keep your yard neat and trimmed This ties in with point 1 from our last post - do not give the burglar any place to hide. Trim bushes neatly and keep them short. Also trim trees, especially branches that... Continue Reading →

Home Automation

A fully automated home should be a thing of beauty. It is delicate systems working together for a common goal, to have a more efficient, more comfortable and more user-friendly home that improves your quality of life. Top reasons why you should invest in home automation You’ll be able to monitor and manage all types... Continue Reading →

The basics on Energy Saving Solutions

With the price of electricity and the attention to sustainable living increasing, renewable energy technology for heating is becoming very popular. In most South African homes water heating is done by geysers taking electricity and converting it to heat. Solar heating and heat pumps offer a more sustainable and cost effective way to heat water.... Continue Reading →

Energy Saving In Your Home

The typical residential home consumes electricity as follows: water heating (geysers) 35%, food preparation 22%, space heating 18%, lighting 10%, space cooling 10% and other 5%. By saving energy can save you money as you’ll spend less on your electricity account each month. Saving energy is also important as producing electricity in South Africa is... Continue Reading →

HOW TO SECTION OFF ROOMS

OPEN PLAN DESIGN: HOW TO SECTION OFF ROOMS Last week we listed the advantages and disadvantages of an open plan living area. Should you decided to go this route, but still want each of the areas to feel separated? We have a few ideas…  If you are planning to build your new home, or are... Continue Reading →

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