Why TPV Extrusions Are Ideal for the Manufacturing Industry

A TPV (thermoplastic vulcanizates) extrusion is a polymer or a type of plastic that contains a mixture of rubber particles and polypropylene. This material is very popular among owners of industrial complexes due to several factors. This article discusses some of the reasons why you should fabricate industrial machine parts for your factory from TPV extrusions. Dimensional Stability Industrial equipment is exposed to challenging operating conditions, such as extreme pressure in hydraulic parts and intense heat in moving parts. Read More 

How to Get Rid of Paint From a Concrete Surface

Sandblasting is a successful method of stripping away paint, dirt and finishes from a concrete surface. It involves the use of compressed air to spray sand at the concrete surface. This removes paint and all finishes straightaway. For DIY enthusiasts, always check with your sandblaster manual to ascertain the right type of media to load the sandblasting equipment with, given that various concrete surfaces require unique forms of sand grit. Additionally, the manual will also inform you of the correct air valve setting to use according to the target surface. Read More 

A Quick Guide to Roofing Materials for Your Home

When it's time to have a new roof put on your home, or when you're having a new home constructed, you want to ensure you know all your options and choices for materials. Some roofing materials may last longer than others and may better protect your home from the elements, and some are more eco-friendly than others. At the same time, you may want to ensure the roof looks as good as the rest of the home. Read More 

Applying A Protective Coating To A Metal Roof: What Business Owners Need To Know

Metal roofs are popular with Australian business owners because they are durable and last a long time, but it's important to consider how to make your roof last as long as possible. Exposure to the elements will, over time, lead to the degradation of any metal roof, but a protective coating is a simple way to avoid any issues. Learn more about the reasons why you should apply a protective coating to your metal roof, and find out about the options available to you. Read More 

Boring No More! Three Examples Of Stunning Precast Concrete Structures

Using precast concrete for your next commercial structure is a wise choice. Precast concrete is fire resistant, and can be manufactured away from the building site so there is less chance that it will be affected by Australia's volatile weather. However, just because your building is being made of precast concrete does not mean it has to be a standard, grey four-sided box. Here are three examples of stunning Australian architecture where precast concrete played a major role. Read More