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Small Home Changes Can Improve Your Family's Health

My husband and I both suffer from allergies and asthma and, unfortunately, two of our children inherited our health problems. Living with both can be a struggle, but we take every step we can to keep our family healthy. One spring, when our seasonal allergies were especially bad, we decided to finally have our carpeting replaced with natural tile flooring and that was a great decision. Even though it seemed like we vacuumed constantly, I guess our carpets harbored more dust and mites than we ever expected! Since then, we have invested in other upgrades to improve our family's health, including antimicrobial kitchen counter tops. I enjoy helping others, so I decided to start a blog to share what we have learned about home upgrades and renovations. I plan to post on a variety of topics, so there will be something of interest to everyone!

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3 Ways To Keep The Construction Site Organized

Whether you are taking on a large construction project or a simple rebuild, organization at the job site is key to a safe and successful build. Here are 3 easy ways you can keep the construction site organized so projects can get completed without issue.

Workbenches

Using industrial workbenches on the job sites allow you and your crew to complete smaller aspects of projects in a safe and durable environment. Industrial workbenches can be used to cut smaller pieces of wood on, to connect interlocking panels on a durable surface, and to house tools when not in use. You can purchase collapsible workbenches that can be stacked inside a work trailer for easy access and use when needed. Keep workbenches in a covered area of the job site away from other activity so you are not in the way of other projects when in use. To find good benches, talk to a professional like Shelving Rack & Lockers Inc.

Canopies

A covered work area provides ample shade for your crew and helps to designate certain locations from other ongoing projects at the job. A canopy is a great way to keep track of tools and provide certain areas where tasks can be completed, especially when you are working on a very large project. A canopy is installed easily on the job site by securing poles to the ground to allow the canvas cover to stay in place overhead. Canopies also help protect tools and building supplies from wind, dust, and rain, allowing your crew to work under mild to moderate weather conditions. You can purchase canopies for the job site that are fully enclosed on all sides for added security and weather protection.

Daily itineraries

Before starting work each day, have a small meeting with your crew to discuss the itinerary for the day. Your crew will need to know when certain tools or supplies are being delivered, if there will be other types of contractors on the job site that day, and which projects are to be completed by a certain time frame. The more you communicate with your crew, the less confusion there may be on the job site, which is beneficial for everyone.

You want to keep your job sites as safe and organized as possible. Whether you write out a plan for each day and post it on the wall or buy industrial workbenches for each project at the job site, you can find many ways to keep construction going smoothly without a lot of effort.