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How to Turn Normal Doors Into Fire Doors

Fire safety is something you should always be thinking about. Everything from your internal linings to interior doors should be considered. Avoiding fire safety measures, and the maintenance that comes along with them can result in serious accidents, fines and building regulation violations. If you are updating or beginning a new job, consider starting with your doors. Installing fire doors ...

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Protecting Exterior Timber from Fire

Fire damage can cause havoc in a building. If the fire becomes out of control, the damage may not be reversible. There are preventative measures you can use, to control the unfortunate outbreak of fire and reduce the risk. Here are two ways you can save your timber. Fire-Retardant Treatments A fire retardant is something that reduces the spread of ...

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How to Care for Your Hardwood Floor

Hardwood flooring is a popular flooring choice, used in residential and commercial buildings alike. It can make a modern room feel more rustic or add charm to traditional decor. Without proper maintenance, your beautiful interior wooden floors won’t be as impactful. Follow the steps to find out how to revive your hardwood flooring. Step one: Tools To bring the shine ...

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Give Your Building a Facelift

Whether it’s an office, warehouse or residential building, the elements and time can leave the exteriors feeling as though they need a facelift. Read on to find out how to prepare and paint your masonry and give it a new look. Step One: Clean Down In order to achieve the best results, the surface to be painted should be washed ...

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Deck-mare: How to Remove Stains from Decking

Summers coming around, so it’s natural those with decking will want to improve it. Even without the approach of summer, stains and unsightly marks will create a deck-mare. It doesn’t have to be such a scary task. In three or four simple steps you can remove stains and make your nightmarish decking more appealing. Step one: Clean The best way ...

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Give Your Workshop a Re-vamp

Workshops are often busy environments, with heavy-duty tools and many projects in the works. You may have noticed your workshop beginning to look tired. But, when you spend so much time working on different projects, you might not feel you have time to give your workshop a re-vamp. If you want to make it feel new again, try these simple ...

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How Office Decor Can Motivate Your Staff

A good employer will understand how the smallest changes can make the biggest difference to employees. If you want people to work harder you need to engage and motivate them. Employers need to consider all avenues, down to the office decoration itself. If you’re sceptical about how much redecoration can boost your employees moods and productivity then read on. Colours ...

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