Archive for June, 2016
Water is one of the most important substances on the planet. It’s literally a necessity for human life to exist at all. Only about 3% of the Earth’s water is what’s considered fresh water. The vast majority makes up the ocean waters, which as most people know are considered salt water. One of the ways in which humans have developed to obtain more water than we readily have access to is through water wells. In fact, over 15 million U.S. households rely on private, household wells for drinking water, according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).
A large portion of the world’s freshwater is found beneath the surface, what’s know as groundwater. Water wells are one of the only ways to get t
Hal Boreland once described a tree as “a dancing tongue of flame to warm the heart” and while we may look to the beauty of the tree in isolation or in the collective of the forest, few realize the utility that trees can offer to home owners. Far from being a chore to look after, trees can provide vital assistance in terms of cooling and noise reduction. A tree service can ensure that your trees are well-maintained and healthy and continue to provide such benefits for years to come.
Through the process of evaporation, just one solitary tree can produce the cooling effect equivalent to that offered by 10 room-sized air conditioning units in use for 20 hours per day. Planting a tree on the west side of your house can have significant energy savings, reducing your bills by 3% within five years and be 12% in 15 y