Types of Cooling Towers and Common Repair Issues

Cooling towers are a type of heat exchanger in which the water circulating inside the tower is cooled. These are used to remove heat from industrial buildings such as power plants, refineries and other factories. In addition, these cooling towers may also be used in commercial buildings such as shopping centres, schools and hospitals. There are various types of cooling towers: Dry cooling towers- These use a dry method of cooling water, whereas a heat exchanger with fins is used to cool water without using any water. Read More 

Ways to Cut On Your Shop Fitting Expenses

Starting a new business is an exciting venture, but one that comes with a lot of cost implications. When designing your retail shop, it can be stressful to fit everything you need in the available space. While you may have different designs in mind for your retail shop fittings, you don't have to blow your budget to get it. There are different ways you can reduce your fit-out costs, which ultimately helps you make significant savings. Read More 

Does your renovation project need a structural engineer?

A structural engineer is an expert in the structure of a building—they will be able to assess how safe a building is and how sound its overall structure. How can you tell if you need to call in a structural engineer for your own project? Extensions Any kind of extension to a building will probably need a structural engineer. The extension will be free-standing, and so it is vital that the structure is strong enough to stand on its own and that the walls will be strong enough to support the weight of the structure. Read More 

Essential Guide for Selecting the Right Materials for Your Residential Landscaping

Planning on doing a landscaping job on your residential property? Residential landscaping involves performing a variety of tasks intended to make the outdoor areas of a home functional, aesthetic or both. This, in turn, helps to increase property value.  One of the key things to do before beginning your project is to choose the landscaping materials you'll use. With the huge selection of landscaping materials available out there, you can easily get overwhelmed by choices. Read More 

A Guide On How To Plan And Execute Excavation Works

Do you need to excavate a construction site? Perhaps you want to build a foundation, road, or create a landscape. The excerpt below discusses the various considerations you should make when planning and executing excavation works.  Site Inspection Conduct a soil test to identify what kind of soil you will be excavating. If you intend to excavate a few metres below the ground, you may need an expert to examine the presence of rocks and underground water reservoirs. Read More