You've likely heard the terms "hard water" and "soft water." But do you know what these words really mean? How can water be hard or soft? Read on to learn what hard and soft water really are, and why you should care which type of water comes into your home. What are hard and soft water? The terms "hard" and "soft" refer to the concentration of dissolved minerals in the water.
25 April 2016
Most home renovation projects require you to do some type of demolition. While demolishing part of the house sounds simple, it can be extremely expensive, dangerous, and frustrating if you aren't careful. Before you begin knocking down walls, check out these demolition tips. Have the Right Tools Some projects require you to have specific tools. However, there are numerous items that you need before you start any demolishing part of your home, including:
1 December 2015
Hard water can wreak havoc on your skin and hair. The high level of minerals in hard water can leave behind a film on your skin and hair, making it difficult for moisturizer, lotion, and hair conditioner to sink in. Some people find that hard water exacerbates dry skin and eczema, and leaves hair tangled and dry. Luckily, there are things you can do to remedy this if you live in an area with hard water:
24 November 2015
The federal income tax code provides several incentives to encourage investments in oil exploration. Because of the unique nature of oil drilling and production, the tax incentives are somewhat different than those of other industries. Individual investors can receive early tax deductions and ongoing revenue by investing in an oil partnership. Unlike a corporation, an oil partnership is not directly subject to taxation. No income tax is paid at the entity level, and all tax attributes pass from the partnership to the individual partners.
19 November 2015
Whether you operate an apartment complex or rent out single-family rentals, it's a good idea to pay for waste management services and to include trash pick-up as a part of the rent. It might seem easier to let your tenants worry about such matters on their own, but it really is useful to include this service. These are a few reasons why you should consider it. Keep Your Rentals Looking Great
17 November 2015
If you rely on well water, there is a lot of equipment that keeps the water running in your home. This can include pumps, filtration systems and other equipment for your well. It also needs to have maintenance and repairs done to ensure that you have running water. Here are some tips to help you with the maintenance of your equipment: 1. Sanitizing Wells To Ensure Clean Water Is Available
16 November 2015
As a small business owner, you likely spend a lot of time obsessing over every little detail about your inventory and how merchandise or products are presented to your customers. But sometimes small business owners can become so laser focused on the customer experience that they forget about taking care of themselves. One key area that is sometimes overlooked is maintaining a clean office or place of business. This may seem less important than the daily sales numbers to you, but maintaining a clean office can have several great benefits for you and your employees.
16 November 2015