Common Uses for Forklifts

By Leland | April 3, 2017

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.

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Santa Fe Outdoor Activities for Families

By claire | March 15, 2017

Santa Fe’s beautiful desert landscape is home to some of the best vacation attractions in the country. From adventures on the New Mexico River to the Santa Fe children’s Museum, there’s something for all ages and activity levels. The hidden gem of the southwest offers some amazing chances to be immersed in the local culture. Here are some things to do that the whole family will enjoy on your next Santa Fe, New Mexico vacation.

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The Top 5 Small Towns you Must Visit

By ashley | March 2, 2017

Small  towns don’t normally attract every vacationer. These places are often the best for a weekend of serene relaxation. In America’s small towns, you’ll find fresh food, quirky things to do and a friendly atmosphere. Here are the top five small towns you must visit in the U.S.

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Things to do in Port Aransas, TX for Wildlife Lovers

By Leland | February 6, 2017

Port Aransas, Texas is the only established town on Mustang Island and attracts thousands of spring breakers and families every year. You’ll love this town’s close proximity to the beach, Padre Island, and Corpus Christi. If you love wildlife, Port Aransas is full of native Texas wildlife and activities for getting up close and personal. The University of Texas Marine Science Institute is located right in Port Aransas. This allows visitors to experience wildlife right in the Texas hub for conservation. Here are some things to do in Port Aransas is you’re a wildlife lover.

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4 Benefits of Renting a Forklift

By Leland | January 23, 2017

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 a forklift for every need. If you find that your business only needs a forklift for a few months at a time, renting may be the best option.

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Explore These Lavender Farms in Hood River, Oregon

By anne | December 29, 2016

u-picking-lavender-604x402Lavender is a plant of many faces. It is a beautiful flower, a fragrant cooking spice, and the producer of a highly regarded holistic healing oil. Each summer, in and around the sleepy town of Hood River, Oregon, nestled beneath the majestic peaks of Mount Hood, the fields burst to life with the buzzing of bees and the brilliant colors of lavender blooms. Add some spice to your next Oregon vacation with a visit to some of Hood River’s renowned lavender farms. Continue reading “Explore These Lavender Farms in Hood River, Oregon” »

Frequently Asked Questions about Lake Wallenpaupack in Hawley, PA

By Leland | December 21, 2016

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Lake Wallenpaupack is a unique lake in the Poconos. This gorgeous lake is the center of tourism and recreation in the area and attracts thousands of visitors each year. There’s much more to lake than tourism though. The beautiful freshwater body of water has a rich history that so many people are curious to learn about. If you’re ever planning to visit, here are the most commonly asked questions about Lake Wallenpaupack. Continue reading “Frequently Asked Questions about Lake Wallenpaupack in Hawley, PA” »

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What Do Farmers Do in the Winter?

By Inigo | December 7, 2016

wintersceneDo 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 crops during the spring, summer, and fall, will also become Christmas tree farms in the winter. Can’t believe it? Well here are just a few of the things farmers do during the winter. Continue reading “What Do Farmers Do in the Winter?” »

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Farm Fresh Foods You Need to Try

By Inigo | November 21, 2016

fresh-dishes-400x400Fresh foods are better than processed foods. They taste better and are generally better for you. It is not easy to find fresh foods, and when you do they can be expensive. However, the best place to experience truly fresh made food is at bed and breakfasts. Bed and breakfasts don’t have the same processed foods as major chain hotels. Their breakfasts are made fresh daily and they are delicious. So in honor of the bed and breakfasts here are some foods that you need to try when they are farm fresh. Continue reading “Farm Fresh Foods You Need to Try” »

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Safety Tips for Operating a Forklift

By Leland | October 24, 2016

work-safe-industrial-safety-training_12087_imageWhenever 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 Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA), for properly and safely operating a forklift.

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