September 1, 2020 Joseph Hernandez

Reducing waste is one of the most important things we can do to protect our environment. Some people think living a waste-free lifestyle is an impossible task. While not producing any waste at all is hard to do, merely reducing your waste can significantly impact your carbon footprint. You do not need to uproot your everyday routine to reduce your waste either. By making some simple changes in your lifestyle, you can drastically reduce your waste. By combining traditional tried and true methods with modern technological solutions, anyone and everyone can live a greener life through reduced waste production. Delivery…

July 31, 2020 Joseph Hernandez

The job of your home’s foundation is to provide support for the rest of the structure. There are many different types of foundations and they all have advantages and disadvantages. When choosing the foundation for your new home, consider these advantages of the three most common foundation types. 1. Concrete Slab Concrete slab Tulsa OK foundations are simple to install and require the least amount of prep work. They are a popular option for many homeowners because they are one of the least expensive and easiest to maintain. However, slab foundations provide only minimal protection from weather and can lead to…

July 30, 2020 Joseph Hernandez

More and more homes are investing in solar technology for their energy needs. Solar power is an incredible technology, and there are so many benefits both for you and the environment. If you’ve ever thought about getting solar panels, they can be an investment you’ll never regret. How Do Solar Panels Work? Solar panels use photovoltaic cells that absorb radiation from the sun. When the radiation hits the cells, electrons start to move and create electricity. Wires capture this energy and move it to a solar inverter that converts the energy in electricity that can be used. In other words,…

June 25, 2020 Joseph Hernandez

When we talk about environmentally friendly homes and green building design, it may call to mind solar panels and other more active signs of eco-friendliness. It may surprise you to learn that a building doesn’t need to invest in fancy technology or new-fangled inventions to be eco-friendly. Here are just a few ways that a home can be built more environmentally friendly without ever buying a single solar panel. Design Custom architectural design can help a house take advantage of the sun to naturally warm a house while insulating against chill winds, or vice versa. A house that is set back…

March 18, 2020 Joseph Hernandez

A dark home often feels small and uninviting and you may not feel like it is the sanctuary it is supposed to be. Trying to upgrade the lighting system in your home could lead to a significant expense, and you may not want to undertake such an extensive project until you have time to dedicate yourself to it fully. However, there are several easy ways you can improve the lighting in your home without breaking the bank. Try these three cost-efficient tips to make your home look larger and brighter. Take Advantage of Natural Light Natural light is without a…

November 18, 2019 Joseph Hernandez

Whether you use it for barbecues or your children’s entertainment, your backyard is a haven on your property. If you have a particularly small backyard, however, you may feel that you have limited options to make the most of your space. Fortunately, maximizing your outdoor area is as simple as making a few adjustments here and there. These tips can help you create more space in your backyard no matter what size it is. 1. Add Furniture Sparingly When it comes to outdoor furniture, less is more. Instead of filling every empty space with a chair or table, incorporate a…

April 17, 2019 Joseph Hernandez

Choosing the most suitable flooring options for your home or office isn’t always simple.  There are several different aspects that should be rolling around in your mind as you search for the best flooring for your situation.  You may find that you know little to nothing about the importance of quality flooring, but that will soon be changed.  Read through a brief overview of some of the top flooring options arranged by price and durability. The cost of longevity versus quick fix When you’re planning to replace or lay a new floor, you have to consider the why of the…

October 8, 2018 Joseph Hernandez

A big part of any business is how much waste is produced. There can be a little bit of a puzzle involved though. You may feel like you need to do certain wasteful activities to generate a higher profit in the end. Eventually, you have to figure out how to create the perfect balance to maximize all of your business potential, while also sticking within certain styles of regulation. So what are some of these waste- related activities that you need to account for? There is workplace recycling. Wastewater management is a big deal if there is money involved. You…

September 18, 2018 Joseph Hernandez

Houseplants placed judiciously around an office not only bring nature and beauty into a place that might otherwise be sterile, but many also clean the air. Of course, the best plants for the office must not only be lovely to behold but easy to care for. They must be expected to last through weekends and holidays without watering or even light. Even when the office is open, they might be expected to live on artificial light and tolerate periods where they are pretty much ignored. Here are some great office plants that may be found at Gaddys Plant Hire: Peperomia…

August 8, 2018 Joseph Hernandez

Although you may be tempted to try to save money by handling your electrical projects on your own, there are some very good reasons it’s both economical and efficient to hire a professional electrician to do the work instead. Safety: It is a professional electrician’s business to know how electrical systems work and how to complete the work on your project safely. Not knowing the ins and outs of your wiring could lead to unwanted consequences ranging from a shock to outright disasters, including fire and electrocution, if you attempt to deal with them yourself. Your professional electrician is knowledgeable…