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The Importance Of Maintaining Nuclear Shielding On X-Ray Equipment

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X-ray machines are one of the most important and heavily-used item in a hospital. They allow doctors to perform a wide range of procedures that are crucial for assessing a patient's health. However, worn down shielding can be a serious danger for patients and even caregivers. The Principles Of Proper Shielding There are several important principles that must be followed with radiation shielding on x-ray equipment. For example, there needs to be a shielding report performed by a specialized radiation installer on any x-ray equipment.

23 February 2017

Tips For Handling And Disposing Of Household Hazardous Waste Products In Your Garage

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If you have decided that it is time to tackle the job of cleaning out your house's garage, then it is important that you know how to safely handle and dispose of any household hazardous waste products that you find. Without proper handling and disposal, your unwanted solvents, paints, cleaning chemicals, and other toxic substances can harm you or the environment.  To ensure that you handle and dispose of your garage's household toxic waste in a safe manner, follow each of these important tips:

23 February 2017

Two Things You Should Know About Buying Solar Panel Batteries For Your Tiny Home

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Although solar panels are a good choice for supplying energy to your tiny home, especially if it's built to be mobile, one of the major challenges associated with this option is ensuring you have access to said energy when the sun goes down. Currently, the best way to do this is to purchase rechargeable batteries to store and provide electricity when needed. Before you start surfing the web to look for the best deal, here are two things you should know to help you choose the right options for you.

7 February 2017

Storm Damage Repairs: Making Sure Your Insurance Company Pays It All

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Even though you have insurance coverage for storm damage, having everything repaired back to normal can still be expensive. To ensure that the insurance company pays for everything except the deductible so you are not out any money, there are a few things you need to do. Check Your Coverage  The basic homeowner's policy may not cover different types of storm damage. Most often this will be flood damage. You need to be sure your policy contains this.

7 February 2017

Own a Business? Why You Should Rent a Dumpster

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If you're a business owner, you likely understand the importance of making sure that you have the proper tools in place to maintain your commercial enterprise. Whether this pertains to office furniture, parking signs or even breakroom supplies, you're on it in every way that you possibly can be. However, one area that you may have overlooked pertains to waste management. While you may have trash cans around your facility, it might not have crossed your mind that you should get a larger trash receptacle for your company.

1 February 2017

Building A New Home? Green And Energy Saving Features You Must Include

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Building a new home is one of the easiest ways to get an efficient home, because you choose all the appliances, lighting fixtures, controls, and more that go into the home. If you are looking to make your home as green as it can be and to reduce energy costs, these are a few of the things that you want installed at the time of the build. Grey Water System

19 January 2017