• Business,  Marketing

    Ledge Lounger

    After time spent in the corporate grind early in his career, Houston native Chris Anderson decided to set his priorities straight and spend more time with his dad, going to work with him in his swimming pool business. The decision to make more time for family bonding came with the extra perk of learning the ropes of high-end pool construction and landscaping. It was the days when tanning ledges were just becoming popular in pool construction, and though the ledges themselves were a brilliant innovation for pool design, how they were being utilized by swimmers was less than brilliant. “Time after time,” says Chris, “I watched customers drag a metal…

  • Business

    Safety Tips For Using Electric Stackers

    Stackers are incredibly useful machinery in warehouses, allowing us to lift and shift loads with ease. In most cases, stackers are fairly safe to use, however there are precautions that can be observed by you to safeguard against safety hazards. In this article, we cover safety tips that most operator courses enforce, including that of handling the stacker, spotting environmental hazards as well as personal and team safety. Personal Safety Personal safety involves actions or precautions that you should take to ensure your own wellbeing. For starters, you should be properly attired at all times when handling the electric stacker. We recommend having your work helmet, gloves and safety boots…