Dwarf Conifers: Small Trees With Big Landscape Uses

Successful landscaping designs include a variety of plants, trees and shrubs all strategically placed to create an eye-catching design. This means learning more about trees or shrubs aren't as well-known, like dwarf conifers. These small trees are all about the foliage, but still provide color. You can choose from the palest cream and gold, smoky blues to a deep plum, and apple green to lime green.  You can use dwarf conifers for a variety of landscape needs. [Read More]

Hardwood Floors Versus Engineered Wood Floors

One of the reasons that wood floors are still so popular is that there's just no substitute for the beauty and warmth you get with real wood. While this flooring is available in an array of sizes and styles, there are two main types: solid wood floors and engineered wood floors. Solid wood floors are the traditional type in which each floorboard is made from a single piece of wood. Engineered wood floors are a laminated plank composed of many pieces of wood. [Read More]

Necessary Maintenance For Your Overhead Crane: How To Provide All Of Your Employees With Training

Typically most plants that utilize overhead cranes for production have a few employees who know how to keep the cranes running. If the plants' supervisors are really on the ball, they have at least one employee on each shift who can provide maintenance for an overhead crane and perform small mechanical repairs. Your plant could revolutionize the way overhead cranes are maintained by providing training for every employee. Here are a couple of options on how to accomplish this. [Read More]

Using Seasonal Color Groups To Choose The Paint For Your Project

It can be quite difficult to develop a color scheme for your home--or even an individual room, for that matter. Unless you're trained in developing color palettes, it's easy to make a mistake and pair non-compatible colors. The end result of these mistakes is a much less effective renovation.  However, it's possible to take a cue from the beauty industry to help create a fantastic color palette. By applying the same theories that go into style and makeup application, you'll be able to choose the perfect colors for your project. [Read More]