Water tanks are an important addition to any home or business, especially if you want to avoid water restrictions when there is drought, save on mains water bills and take control of the quality and use of water in your premises. Here are some important aspects to consider when choosing water tanks: Testing and Australian Standards Good water tanks should be of the highest quality and hold the relevant certifications (those that indicate they have gone through independent testing authorities and met Australian Standards for drinking water and food contact). [Read More]
Staircase Spindles: The Materials You Can Use When Installing Them
Staircase spindles refer to the vertical bars that sit in between the rails and the floor. The rails extend along the whole cross-section of the staircase, and you need spindles to cover the space between the stairs and the horizontal rails. Essentially, the primary function of the spindle is to enhance safety by preventing fall-through accidents. However, they are also effective at adding character and style to your staircase and overall interior. [Read More]
Reasons to Have Your Decorative Metal Fence Powder Coated
If you're revamping your home with a beautiful custom tubular metal or wrought iron fence, you'll need to consider how to finish the metal. One option is powder coating. This process involves spraying a dry mixture of pigments and resins over objects, which are then baked at high temperatures, melding and fusing the powder to the metal to create a smooth decorative finish. Consider the following reasons to use this technique for your fencing. [Read More]
How Will You Use Perforated Metal Sheets?
Anyone who has worked in manufacturing will understand the vital role played by metal sheeting. Metal sheets can be used as the starting point for an almost endless array of products. From metal sheets, you can produce everything from vehicle panels to furniture or even medical equipment. What may not be so immediately obvious is that there is an equal number of uses for perforated metal sheets. At first glance, you might think that making holes in the metal sheet reduces its usefulness, but that isn't true; it just changes what you can do with it. [Read More]