Garden Sprinkler Problems: Why Has Your Rain Sensor Stopped Working?

When you had your irrigation sprinkler system installed, you may have added a rain sensor to the sprinkler. These sensors are a handy way to save water and avoid over-watering your lawn.  Rain sensors are really useful if you have automatic settings on your system and you aren't around to turn things off in rainy weather. Without a rain sensor, the sprinkler will carry on watering even in a downpour; a sensor simply does the sensible thing and shuts the system down until the rain stops. [Read More]

Hot Water Service for Caravans for Cold Weather Living

When you buy a caravan that you will be using for cold weather living, several services need to be checked. One of the leading services to have checked is your hot water service. If you have not had the hot water services in the caravan checked and upgraded, you could be in for a very long and cold winter living situation. Here are a few of the hot water services you should have checked or upgraded on your caravan if you plan on being in colder winter weather or severe winter temperature conditions. [Read More]

Proactive Plumbing: Easy Ways to Prevent Frozen Pipes

A major concern to have as a homeowner during the colder months is your pipes freezing over. Quite often, frozen pipes will not only entail repairs and replacement to your plumbing but can also create the need for repairs to water-damage parts of your home such as the floors, walls, ceiling and more. Therefore, if you would like to avoid having to pay exorbitant amounts of money in addressing the consequences of frozen pipes, it would be in your best interests to avoid this issue in the first place. [Read More]

Three Factors To Consider When Installing Drainage At Your Microbrewery

What's not to love about craft beers? At the beginning of this year, ABC News reported that on average a small brewery has opened every week in Australia for the past three years. If you are someone who has brewed craft beer at home for years and is interested in leasing an industrial space to take your microbrewery into a small business venture, you currently have plenty to think about. One factor which needs to be at the forefront of your mind during the brewery design phase is drainage. [Read More]