Questions to Ask When Renting a Self-Storage Unit

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A self-storage unit can be a great choice for those who live in apartments or small homes and who don’t want sporting goods and other items always underfoot or taking up precious space in the garage or spare room. Whatever your use, when you are ready to rent, note a few important questions to ask of any self-storage facility. 1. Always ask if there are items that cannot be stored in the unit…

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Some Important Safety Tips for Generator Users in Residential Areas

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Generators can restore power when there is an interruption in the supply of mains electricity. They can supply the power needed to use important household appliances and electrical installations such as electric water heaters, fridges and freezers, washing machines, dishwashers, air conditioners, and so on. However, the use of generators is not without dangers. If you intend to use a generator, it is critical that you take precautionary steps to ensure your safety and that of your loved ones.…

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Choosing Between Magnesium and Aluminium Anodes

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Corrosion is a nightmare for boat owners as it causes damage to the boat hull, propeller and other metals used to make the vessel. Corrosion occurs when the boat’s metallic surface comes into contact with oxygen ions present in water which leads to the oxidation of the metal surface. Once the metal is oxidized, it loses its resistance to corrosion. It is for this reason that sacrificial anodes such as magnesium anodes and aluminium anodes are used to prevent the corrosion by providing the protective electron necessary to counter the oxidation process.…

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