I have had a visit to Portugal on my “bucket list” for some time now. Previously, I had visited Spain. On those occasions, I left feeling a sense of wonder. The rich history, dusty castles, classic art and fine foods all left me with a greater appreciation of the Old World and helped me mature […]
Let’s just say it: 1” thick grates aren’t considered heavy duty anymore. Standards change. Architects once specified one inch thick iron grates for loading docks, warehouses and industrial areas. Typically, contractors installed them in an angle iron frame using the old wooden box form method. Why can’t I replace my 1” iron grates? Increased traffic […]
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