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Things to Keep in Mind Before Buying a Fixer-Upper

If you are thinking of buying a fixer-upper, there are many factors that you should consider before purchasing. While you can save money and craft your dream home by rescuing a neglected beauty, unexpected costs can pile up quickly. With careful planning, budgeting, and inspecting, you can avoid falling into a money pit. Here are […]

Top Five Forklift Brands

A forklift, according to dictionary.com, is “a small vehicle with two power-operated prongs at the front that can be slid under heavy loads and then raised for moving and stacking materials in warehouses, shipping depots, etc.”. These vehicles have a number of uses and come in multiple forms to complete different types of tasks. If […]

Common Uses for Forklifts

Forklifts are like trucks that help you get heavy materials off of shelves or move them in and out of shipping trucks. They are typically used in warehouse settings to lift heavy pallets of material. There are several different types of forklifts for different uses. Here are some of the more common forklift uses.

4 Benefits of Renting a Forklift

Operating a forklift is a daily activity for businesses that ship or move large items. This means businesses need the best value for a, often expensive, piece of machinery. A forklift is a huge investment. Different tasks require different types of forklifts. If your business is smaller, you may not have the money to invest in […]

What Do Farmers Do in the Winter?

Do you think farmers just stop working in the winter? Of course not. There is still a lot of work to be done, such as preparing for the winter and tending to land and irrigation systems but that is not all. Some farms actually stay open for business in the winter. Many farmers that sell […]

Safety Tips for Operating a Forklift

Whenever you are operating any kind of heavy machinery it is important to stay aware of your surroundings and always follow proper instructions and precautions. There are specific safety instructions for every kind of heavy machinery and forklifts are no different. In this article, we will list some rules and regulations put forth by the […]

Different Types of Forklifts

Yes, that is right, there are different kinds of forklifts. All different kinds of jobs call for the right kind of machinery to get the job done. Here we have a list of the different kinds of forklifts and which jobs or situations they are best fit for:

Forklift Safety

When operating a forklift it is important to follow all safety precautions. Forklifts are powerful tools that allow you to move, lift, and place heavy loads that you could otherwise not do alone. However, great risk is involved. Here you will learn the safe way to operate forklifts and avoid hazardous conditions. The first step […]

Orbital Forming

This article outlines what orbital forming entails, what it can be used for, and how it is beneficial, including detailed images and diagrams. 

Safety Precautions When Using Ladders

There’s a gambling superstition that if you pass under a ladder on your way to the casino, you should turn back and go home. It’s considered bad luck. Many would shrug it off as nonsense, but the number of accidents caused in the vicinity of ladders seems to confirm the myth. Ladders and stepladders are […]

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