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Boat Maintenance: Four Critical Tips for Protecting Your Outboard Motor

Outboard boat motors are durable and will perform exceptionally for a long time. However, if the component is not maintained correctly, premature failure can occur. Therefore, if you have invested in this type of engine for your vessel, you should make time for proper outboard motor service. The right care practices will prolong the lifespan of the motor, minimise incidences of failure and reduce the total operational costs. Here are crucial tips to help you keep your outboard motor in good condition.


4 Important Checks During Glycol System Maintenance

It is advisable for you to start by looking at the basics if you want to keep your glycol system working properly for long. Below are some basic checks to be conducted during your scheduled glycol system maintenance activities. Service Areas Start by assessing the space that is available on all the sides of your glycol chiller system. Is it sufficient to allow you or a service technician to access all the components of the system?


Why Conversion of New Shipping Containers into Homes Is a Really Good Initiative

Most of the new shipping containers being sold in Australia are fabricated abroad, loaded with goods and then sent on a one-way journey to the country. Once the cargo has been unloaded, the containers are completely removed from international shipping service. This explains why new shipping containers are also called “one-trip” or “one-use” containers. With a large number of “one-way” containers being shipped into Australia every year, shipping companies have had to look for responsible ways of getting rid of the “


How to Inspect and Maintain Your Wooden Jetty

If you own a wooden jetty which you use to embark and disembark on your boat trips, it is important that you keep it in a clean and well-maintained condition. Many boat owners concentrate so much on keeping their boats in good shape that they forget all about the condition of their jetties. Below is an introductory guide to maintaining your wooden jetty. Understanding the Causes of Potential Problems A jetty can be affected by a range of different issues.


4 Benefits of Using a Hydroponic System

Have you ever heard of hydroponics? For many years, hydroponics was associated with kids trying to grow marijuana plants. However, increasing numbers of people across Australia are starting to learn how they can grow all kinds of different crops using hydroponics. Hydroponics is a process by which plants are fed using a nutrient-rich solution which is passed over the roots rather than being fed into a soil base. Below is a guide to 4 benefits of using hydroponics.


Buying jewellery for a loved one

If you have a relative or loved one to celebrate, you might be looking for a gift that they can use and appreciate now and for the rest of their life. A beautiful piece of jewellery is a great heirloom that can be worn again and again and keeps giving joy.  Here are some tips to help you choose the right piece of jewellery.  Opt for a classic piece of jewellery


How to Make Line Markings in a Parking Lot Last

Owners of public places, such as shopping malls, often grapple with the challenge of marking the parking lot frequently. However, you can take some measures to ensure that the line markings on your parking lot last longer to reduce maintenance costs. This article discusses some of those measures. Use Appropriate Equipment Some people draw a chalk line on a parking lot before using a paintbrush to mark the parking lot. Such an approach may not deliver lasting results because it may not apply an appropriate amount of paint applied along a line.