Managing Heavy Equipment

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Managing Heavy Equipment

Keeping up with a fleet of heavy equipment can be a daunting task. However, I've found that there are a few things that I can do to make it easier on myself. For example, I invested in heavy equipment management software that is helping me keep up with the maintenance and equipment schedule for all of my equipment and machines. When I started using the software, I realized that some of my equipment wasn't getting enough maintenance, and others were getting too much. The software has really streamlined my system and helped me save money. I'm writing this blog to help others learn how to manage their own heavy equipment more effectively. Using software and other equipment management tools and strategies can help you save money too.

3 Tips to Remember When You First Operate an Overhead Crane

Overhead cranes are essential for lifting heavy items in warehouses. However, if you have not operated this kind of crane before, there are some things to keep in mind. Use the following tips to make sure everything goes smoothly. Remember to Inspect the Crane before Every Use It is important to inspect the overhead crane on a daily basis in order to prevent any injuries or accidents. Check the rope to make sure it is not damaged in any way, and ensure that the rope is in its track and untangled. Read More 

Refinishing Your Hardwood Floors Is Worth It

If you have just bought a new house with hardwood floors, you may want to refinish those floors before you move into your house. If the floors were damaged or you just didn't like the way that they looked, refinishing can give you the floor that you really want.  Necessary Equipment In order to refinish your floor, you are going to need to use some big power tools. They include a large floor buffer that you can use to both sand the floor and buff it when you are done finishing it. Read More 

3 Tips To Prevent Forklift And Pallet Rack Accidents

The pallet racks in your warehouse probably play a major role in the storage of all of your important construction equipment, production supplies and stock. You probably also rely on your forklifts to transport large, heavy loads. Between the two, however, there is a good chance that you might have problems, such as forklift accidents. Although it can be impossible to prevent your employees from crashing into your pallet racks with your forklifts, it's important to prevent it as much as possible. Read More 

3 Big Benefits Of Growing Your Own Garden

Beginning gardeners often worry about how much work a home garden can be. While starting your own fruit and vegetable garden can indeed be a lot of work, it has its rewards, too. Once you experience some of these benefits for yourself, you'll wonder why you waited so long to start the garden you've been dreaming about. You Get the Freshest Produce Possible When you buy produce at the grocery store, you're never quite sure how long it's been sitting around. Read More 

3 Tips To Help Prevent Excessive Lawn Damage During Excavation

If you are having a building project done at your home, you might have the need to hire an excavation contractor to come out and help you. For example, you might be thinking about installing a pool or completing another project that requires excavation. Although you might be looking forward to the project that you are having done, however, you might be worried about the way that your lawn will be affected. Read More