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When building a new shed for the farm there is a tough call to make between buying a custom designed shed, or to invest in a prefabricated shed which has been designed to standard spec. This is very much an individual decision which you need to make, based on exactly what your requirements are. When it comes to farm sheds Melbourne farms range with many using standard designed sheds, and a good percentage also relying on custom-made sheds for their land.  There are some core differences between these two shed types, and here is what you need to know when…

There are a number of options when it comes to buying a new garden shed. Whilst store bought sheds were once the most popular option, in the current day we are seeing a lot more people looking to design your own shed, or prefabricated sheds. The reason for this switch in terms of the popularity, is that people want much more control over the kind of shed which they have, the size of the shed and the dimensions of the shed so that it can provide them with what they are looking for in their backyard or garden. Contrary to…

Are you planning a construction project? If so, then you’ve got a lot of work ahead of you. Regardless of the size of your project, there’s plenty of planning to do before you even get started. This includes dealing with building codes, applying for the necessary permits, planning for utilities, and hiring the necessary subcontractors to get the job done right. You also need the right heavy equipment. Fortunately, you’ve come to the right place for help. This article takes a look at how having the right equipment helps take some of the stress out of construction projects. Keep reading…

Machines are tools that do not last forever. When it comes to insulation systems, partial discharge can have damaging effects no matter the machine. Voltage level, frequency, and the various shapes of the systems can all affect the damage intensity caused by partial discharge. So how can you ensure your machines are protected for as long as possible? Thankfully, partial discharge testing now comes in a variety of forms and can even be conducted at-home with proper equipment. Here is our crash course on partial discharge testing. What Is Partial Discharge? High-voltage machines are susceptible to partial discharge damage. Partial…

Even if you think your house is well-organized, it does not mean you do not have junk lying around or accumulating in someplace hidden from view. Even a clean looking home is not free from trash. That is why organizing and yearly cleaning is essential. But the challenge is not deciding to remove clutter; instead, it is maintaining the focus and drive to get the job done. We all know how overwhelming organizing can be, let alone the hassle of hauling and disposing of piles of garbage. But there are many reasons why you should not overlook the importance of…