Fibre Optic Cabling: Potential Causes of Data Transmission Inefficiencies

Because fibre optic cable can overcome most of the major problems, like corrosion and electromagnetic interference (EMI) that plagued traditional copper cable, it has quickly become a popular media of data transmission in most data centres across Australia. But like its predecessor, fibre optic cable is not invulnerable to all of the problems that can reduce the efficiency of data transmission at a data centre. Let us take a look at some of the problems that still have the potential to undermine the efficiency of data transmission at facilities using fibre optic cable and how these problems can be managed. [Read More]

4 Reasons You Shouldn't Unclog Your Own Blocked Drains

If you've got a blocked drain, you can attempt to fix it yourself, but there are a few reasons why you may just want to leave the job to the pros. Here's a look at some risks of doing it yourself. 1. DIY Drain Uncloggers Don't Always Work The internet is peppered with ideas on how to make your own solutions to unclog blocked drains. In some cases, they can be effective, but they often don't work or lead to other issues. [Read More]

Safety tips for renovation projects

Renovation work can be quite dangerous; activities such as using hazardous materials and working at heights can put people at risk of injury. If you're planning a renovation project, here are a few things you can do to keep your construction crew and household members safe throughout this process. Insist on the use of protective clothing Wearing the right type of clothing can go a long way towards reducing the chance of an accident or injury occurring during your renovation project. [Read More]

Tips to Making the Most of Your Basement

Many homeowners typically overlook the great potential that their basements possess. These rooms are not merely in place to be used as laundry areas or as storage space. They can be utilised for a myriad of applications as long as they get the right basement finishing. Below are a few of the things that you could keep in mind that will help you turn your basement into whatever living space you would want it to be. [Read More]