Recently, I noticed that one of my neighbors was doing some major re-construction work to their home, and having intense curiosity, I inquired as to the nature of their newest project? What I heard was scary!
The water pressure coming from the main line into their property was at a level so high, that the pipes burst and water seeped through walls, floors and created a significant disaster. It was at that point that I more than quickly checked the water pressure in my own home only to find that the “pressure per square inch” (psi) was considerably higher than normal! With a pressure gauge in hand, monitoring the water pressure, I immediately called a plumber to check the system to make sure that all components were operable and in good working order. A few changes in the mechanics of the system put my mind at ease that all was now functioning normally and I would not have to fear a major collapse in the system, which would have been a very costly venture. Continue reading “PSI or OMG!” »
By Lance Winslow
Crime statistics are real even if we choose to ignore them. If you aren’t smart or don’t have a little bit of situational awareness about you, you could easily become a victim of the crime. Some of the more common crimes are property crimes, break-ins, assaults, and then there are strong-armed robberies, rapes, and murders. It can happen even in the best of neighborhoods, you just never know.
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