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Tips for Storing Medical Records Safely in a Storage Facility

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Although the laws vary from area to area, in most cases, if you are a healthcare provider, you must keep copies of your patients’ medical records until they turn 25 or for at least seven years after the date of their last appointment with you. If you don’t have a lot of room in your facility, you may need to find commercial storage. Here are some tips to help you safely store your office’s medical records: 1. Work with a climate controlled storage facility. Before placing any of your clinic’s medical records in storage, you need to find a suitable facility. Ideally, it needs to be climate controlled, and preferably, you should be able to adjust the humidity and temperature levels in your unit independently. The facility also needs to have security in place so that no one can access the records without your permission. 2. Transfer hard copies to more stable formats. Even in an optimal environment, some items are more prone to breaking down and decaying than other objects. To protect the integrity of your medical records, consider transferring them to a more stable source. In particular, if you have paper records printed on inexpensive paper, copy them onto acid-free archival quality paper. That paper resists yellowing and aging, allowing you to store it longer without damage. Similarly, if you have very old x-rays that you are saving for a special patient, consider transferring those vulnerable old items to polyester film to help stabilize it. 3. Keep x-rays cool and individually wrapped. In addition to creating better quality records to store, your x-rays need a bit of attention in particular. Ideally, x-rays on polyester film should be individually encased in a lignin-free paper envelope or a plastic sleeve. The temperature in the facility should be no higher than 25 degrees Celsius, and the relative humidity should be between 20 and 50 percent. 4. Keep temperatures warm enough for electronic records. X-rays need to be stored in cool temps, and paper can be stored in any temp. Computers, servers, thumb drivers and other electronics, however, cannot be in too cold of a storage space. That means you need to balance the temps between what your x-rays and electronics need, but luckily, that’s simple, as electronics can survive in temps just over freezing, giving you a fairly large window between freezing and 25 Celsius to safely store both electronics and x-rays. Also, make sure that you dust any electronic storage devices before putting them in storage. Otherwise, the dust may clog fans and coat circuit boards, potentially causing the equipment to quit working. If you have electronic records, back them up on a cloud-based storage system or on digital equipment stored at another facility. 5. Store paper records in a ventilated storage container. Keeping the humidity relatively low for x-rays also benefits your paper records because it protects them from condensation. To further keep moisture away from papers, make sure that you store them in a well ventilated storage container. For example, a filing cabinet that allows air to easily circulate through the drawers is better than an airtight plastic storage box that might harbour condensation and let your paper records get wet. 6. Invest in shelves for other storage items. Finally, if you have any other records such as...

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How Anodes Add Years to the Life of Your Hot Water Heater

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If you want to get the absolute maximum number of years of service out of your hot water heater, you need to learn a little about one vital component. The metal anode is the essential key that provides protection from rust and determines the longevity of the tank. Follow these tips to help you understand the workings of water heater anodes and some simple steps you can take to save precious dollars. The Role of Anodes Anodes are metal rods with an inside core of steel wire. They are suspended inside the hot water tank. Usually they are manufactured from magnesium or aluminium with a coating of zinc. Without the presence of the anode, impurities and substances in the water react with the metal on the inside of the tank and trigger the process of corrosion. The function of the anodes is to attract these substances away from the tank and undergo the gradual corrosion and eventual deterioration instead of it happening to the tank. For this reason they are often termed “sacrificial anodes”. Check Your Hot Water Heater Anode The most common cause of hot water tank failure is allowing the anode to completely wear out and disintegrate, leaving the tank vulnerable to rust. It is important to keep a close eye on the state of your hot water anode and replace it when it shows signs of too much wear. Check to see if the anode rod is splitting or there is a large amount of exposed core wire as they indicate a need for replacement. The simple maintenance of replacing the anode regularly every few years will add many years to its life. Choose the Anode Replacement Rod You can find replacement anodes at home improvement and hardware supply stores. Expect to pay around the $20 mark. Anodes are available in various lengths to suit all sizes of tank and the handy flexible variety allows the rod to bend. These are ideal for situations that require the work to be done in a confined space. You also have the choice of purchasing either aluminium or magnesium anodes. There are pros and cons for each metal, so the choice will depend on your individual needs and preferences. Aluminium rods tend to be less expensive and are popular for that reason. On the other hand aluminum is inclined to collect a larger build up of corrosive materials that accumulate on the bottom of the tank Magnesium anodes, are thought to offer greater efficiency as the metal is capable of generating a stronger current and improved protection However, the initial outlay is more expensive. Replace the Rod If it turns out that you need a rod replacement, it’s fairly simple to do. The tools you need are very basic: Screwdriver—flat blade Socket wrench Ratchet or breaker bar Proceed with care as you are dealing with extremely hot water. Turn of the electricity or gas supply for the heater and close the shut off valve. Relieve water pressure in the home by gently turning on a bathroom or laundry tap just slightly. Drain off a few litres of water from the tank by opening the valve on the bottom and lower the level from the top of the tank. Unscrew the hex head on top of the water heater—usually situated...

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Road Crew Managers: Bolster the Safety of Your TMAs With These Four Essential Features

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Truck mounted attenuators are designed to keep your crew safe while they are working on the road, but as there are several different types of attenuators, you need to choose yours carefully to ensure you select the safest one for your needs. Whether you are buying or hiring a truck mounted attenuator, here are several safety features you should insist upon having: 1. High speed impact rating Truck mounted attenuators are set up to handle impact from cars going different speeds. If you are working on a neighbourhood road with relatively low speed limits, you can use a truck mounted attenuator that can only handle a relatively slow speed and a low impact. However, if you are working on the motorway, you need a truck mounted attenuator that can handle the fastest impact speeds possible. As the speed on motorways can get up to 130 kph, you want a truck mounted attenuator that can at least handle that speed if not faster speeds. 2. Fifteen-tonne gross vehicle mass One of the ways a truck mounted attenuator absorbs the impact of a speeding car is simply through its massive size. Essentially, the combined weight of your TMA and the truck to which it is attached affects how stable these mobile roadblocks are. Ideally, you want a truck mounted attenuator that with its host truck weighs a combined total of 15 tonnes. In the states of Queensland and New South Wales, this weight is required by law, but regardless of where you live, it is the safest option. Always, use the heaviest equipment you can with an insistence on a minimum of 15 tonnes.  3.  Safety latches, support chains and electric hoists When you are driving the truck that has your TMAs attached to it, you need to ensure that they are secure so they don’t accidentally fall off, causing an accident or injuring anyone near the rear of your truck. Safety latches that lock into place are critical for this task, and you should insist upon them. Ideally, they should lock automatically as soon as the vehicle starts moving – this feature eliminates the risk of human error.   Similarly, you need to keep the attenuators locked into place when the bump truck isn’t moving, and support chains fill this role. They prevent the attenuator from sagging and ensure it stays in the safest spot to protect your workers. Moving your TMAs from resting to driving position can be a dangerous and heavy job. Ideally, it’s not something you want your crew handling in the middle of the road – if you have them lifting the attenuators into place, it potentially puts them into a dangerous part of the road, negating the very purpose of your TMAs. Instead, look for truck mounted attenuators that come with electric hoists. Then, your crew simply need to push a few buttons and everything takes care of itself. 4. Customised Lighting To ensure they are visible to drivers, most truck mounted attenuators have lights on them, and they are traditionally painted yellow, considered to be the most visible colour to humans. However, there is not one set of lights that is right for every road works situation. In some cases, you need elevated lights that can be seen from a distance to encourage drivers to change lanes....

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Hone Your Psychic Energy for Fun With These Five Exercises

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If you suspect that you have some innate psychic powers and you want to tap into them just for fun, there are ways to improve your psychic abilities. Although some people have more enhanced intuitive gifts than others, nearly everyone has at least a bit of psychic ability, and tapping into your own psychic powers may be easier than you think. Here are five exercises to help amatuer, home psychics find and utilise their psychic abilities: 1. Acknowledging your psychic energy To fully utilise your psychic energy, you first need to acknowledge its existence. Believing that you have psychic abilities is the first step toward fully manifesting those abilities. Do you ever “just know” things about someone you’ve just met? Do you ever anticipate running into someone while you are out and then find them at the grocery store or wherever you are? Do you ever know that someone is going to call you before the phone rings, or can you tell who is going to like your social media status before they hit the thumbs up button? If so, any and all of those pre-cognitions are an indication of your psychic abilities. 2. Releasing negativity One of the biggest deterrents to psychic energy is negativity. Most people with high doses of psychic energy tend to be very sensitive. This sensitivity helps them pick up on the vibes and frequencies of others, but it can also make these budding psychics feel hurt and pain more easily. In many cases, psychics who struggle with anxiety (or those who have subconsciously aligned themselves with negative or harmful thoughts) may think they hear other people hating them or disliking them. If you constantly feel negative energy from others, these perceptions are almost always not psychic readings. Rather, they are you projecting your own insecurities and feeling them bounce back to you. Work on identifying and eliminating these negative thoughts. When you hear them, talk with yourself rationally about the issue until you train yourself not to have these negative thoughts. Additionally, work on clearing your mind through meditation. 3. Meditating to create a blank slate Daily meditation is as simple as sitting on a chair or lying in a bed and clearing your mind for ten to twenty minutes. Mediation has been tied to a number of cognitive and physical health benefits, but it also creates the blank slate you need to hone your psychic abilities. By clearing your mind, you get rid of petty issues and concerns, and you quiet the chatter that may drown out your psychic thoughts. Additionally, you train yourself to clear your mind, and that is the first step to any real psychic reading. 4. Scanning others Before you sit down and start doing a psychic reading for a friend or loved one, get in a bit of practice through scanning. Find another person whom you don’t know well. Ideally, this person could be a friend of a friend or someone else who is also interested in honing his or her psychic abilities for fun and entertainment. Stand across from each other, leaving about a metre between you. Now, scan the other person. Look slowly up and down their body using your two eyes as well as your metaphorical third eye. Mentally note anything you sense or...

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Four Reasons Why You Might Choose A Split-System Air Conditioner

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Many Australian homeowners rely on an air conditioning system to keep their homes cool, and manufacturers now offer buyers several types of air conditioner to choose from. A split-system (or highwall) air conditioner features an internal wall-mounted unit and an external component connected by pipes that contain the refrigerant. If you’re trying to decide if this type of system is right for your home, consider the five following reasons why a highwall unit is a good option. You’re on a low budget A split-system air conditioner helps you keep costs down. A split-system unit costs less to install than a ducted air conditioning system. What’s more, you can save on running and maintenance costs throughout the year. According to Energy Australia, the typical annual cost of a unit used in a small area (10 to 15 square metres) ranges from $27 to $95 a year. In a large area (60 to 70 square metres) the annual cost ranges from $108 to $300. For a low-efficiency ducted system, your annual costs could exceed $1,000 a year. Of course, actual running costs will depend on the model you install, but split systems generally offer a cheaper solution for cooling and heating. You only want to cool one or two rooms Ducted air conditioning systems help you manage the temperature throughout your home, but this isn’t always necessary in every property. In some houses, you may only need to control the temperature in one room (like the lounge, master bedroom or baby’s nursery), and, even then, you may only have problems on particularly hot or cold days. A split-system air conditioner works well in homes with isolated temperature control problems. For example, temperatures in places like Brisbane and Darwin tend to remain high all the time, whereas Melbourne homes must deal with sporadic days of hot and cold temperatures. In this instance, you may only want to cool (or heat) your bedroom or lounge, and, in this case, a highwall unit is perfect for the job. You own a period or heritage-listed property If you own a period or a heritage-listed property, a ducted air conditioning system is often not an option because the necessary installation work is too intrusive or complex. Even if you don’t live in a protected property, installation work for a ducted system can still mean you would have to damage features of the home. You may not even have room for the internal unit you would normally need to install in the roof space. A split-system air conditioner is generally easier to install. You can easily attach the wall unit in any room in the house, and you then only need to connect the unit to an external component using electrical cables and small pipes. While you may still need to take care when installing the system, you can normally install (and remove) split-system units without damaging original features. You live in a rented property If you live in a rented property without air conditioning, it’s sometimes difficult to get the landlord to agree to install a new system. As such, tenants often decide to install air conditioning at their own cost. While you wouldn’t want to pay for an expensive ducted system, a split-system unit isn’t too expensive to install when you know you plan to leave...

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Accounts Payable: 5 Best Practices That Help You Get The Most Out Of Financial Software

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An effective accounts payable (AP) process will improve your business’s cash flow and profitability. As such, many organizations invest in financial software to help them manage every stage of the procurement and contracting process, but IT investment is only part of the solution. If you want accounting software to drive financial improvements, you need to review all the processes that support your AP function. Make the most of your AP software with the five following best practices. Establish separation of duties A robust payment process should involve different people at each stage. For example, you may have one person (or team) approving purchases, while somebody else approves invoices for payment. Accountants refer to this hierarchy of financial controls as separation of duties, and it’s crucial to your business. Clear separation of duties allows you to have more control over what you spend. This way of working helps you control fraud and errors, and also makes sure everybody works to the same standards and targets. Separation of duties also gives you clearer accountability at an employee level and cuts the risk that the process falls down because somebody is off work. Procurement and financial software supports separation of duties, but you have to define how this will work across your business before you can use a system to enforce the process. Set invoice structure requirements According to the size of your business, you may need to work with many suppliers. To pay these suppliers quickly, it’s vital that they submit invoices in a way that helps you process them efficiently. Prompt payment works well for both parties, so it’s in your suppliers’ interests to follow your guidance. Suppliers cannot follow guidelines if you don’t set them. Make sure your suppliers submit invoices that allow you to process documents through your software promptly and without exception. For example, it’s generally easier to set a naming or numbering standard, or you will find it difficult to catalogue and control invoices. Apply these standards to all formats, including paper and digital invoices, and reject invoices from suppliers who continually fail to meet your requirements. Define business processes that meet your service level agreements An effective AP process will fail if one person in the chain doesn’t complete his or her role in a timely fashion. Paper invoicing processes are unwieldy and slow, but financial software can’t drive improvements in performance if you don’t develop and communicate processes that everybody in the approval chain must follow. Set a clear service level agreement (SLA) for each person or team in the approval chain. Monitor and act promptly on exceptions. Software generally provides your people with the tools they need to navigate the AP process, but you still need to make sure everyone knows what to do and when to do it. Consistently use purchase orders Purchase orders define terms between a supplier and a buyer. Generally speaking, a purchase order will set out the items you want to buy, the price, the delivery details and the terms of payment. Put simply, a purchase order agrees everything up front, after which everyone just follows the terms laid out in the document. Purchase orders also help remove time and confusion later in the process. If an accounts payable team can easily link an invoice to a purchase...

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Avoiding Injury – Farmer’s Heavy Lifitng Tips

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As a farmer, the physical demands of your work can easily result in an injury to your back and weight bearing joints. It is important to minimise the risks of suffering an injury by using proper lifting techniques and taking advantage of mechanical lifting aids whenever possible. Follow these tips to reduce your chances of incurring a painful injury which may also affect your ability to maintain your livelihood. Tips for Heavy Load Lifting Tasks on the Farm The daily tasks involving lifting are almost countless when considering such common chores as lifting bags of fertiliser and chemicals, drums of fuel, bales of hay, generators, irrigation pipes and the variety of equipment that complete the essential working tools for the farm. Wherever possible use these strategies when lifting manually: Use wheelbarrows, conveyors or trolleys to help with the heaviest items Wear a back brace to provide extra support Repack loads where possible to make several smaller and lighter loads Wait and get some assistance whenever you are able The old adage about prevention being better than cure particularly applies when approaching any lifting tasks. This is why making use of motorised support is so important. The clever invention of a light, portable crane that is easily mounted on a utility or light truck has been a wonderful boom for farmers. Take Advantage of a Ute Crane The hydraulic ute crane can take on a huge role as the farmer’s number one assistant by taking the heavy lifting out of the daily workload. The beauty of these valuable pieces of equipment is that they offer so many benefits for an amazingly small outlay. Designed to be mounted onto the back of a utility or light truck with enclosed sides, they are both compact and versatile. They are simply installed by bolting them onto the mounting bed on the tray of the vehicle in just a few minutes. When they are not required and the vehicle is needed for other purposes the crane is very easily removed, folded and stored in the shed. The crane is not limited to be used on the one designated vehicle and can be easily fitted to any ute, truck or trailer. Why Hydraulics are Important A hydraulic model crane is an ideal choice. These cranes are extremely lightweight because they operate by using hydraulic power. This means they are able to produce a high level of energy output but only require a very small motor. Consequently, they can lift extremely heavy loads in relation to their size and weight. There are also no chains, cams belts and other complicated mechanical components that are likely to need constant repairs. Made from structural anodised aluminium, they are corrosion resistant. Most models are fitted with a hexagonal fixed boom which can rotate in a complete circle for complete flexibility in loading and unloading operations. Farmers have enjoyed the benefit of ute cranes to make their lives so much easier. The versatile machines have lightened the burden of an infinite range of heavy duty agricultural tasks. Lifting and transporting farm equipment such as welding gear for repair work, moving small livestock to different paddocks, hoisting fence posts, removing fallen tree branches and elevating bales of stock feed are just a small selection of instances where the handy cranes are invaluable....

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The Future Of Farming: Three Ways Aerial Surveillance Can Improve Your Crops

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It is estimated that 99% of farms in Australia are operated as a family business. As one of these farmers, you know the importance of staying up-to-date with techniques that can make sure your crops have the best chance to reach their full growth potential. You already know that drones are commonly used by the military, but are you aware of how drones and other types of aircraft are being used by aerial surveyors, such as 3D Mapping Solutions, to benefit farmers? From crop reading to finding water, the eyes in the sky could make a big difference to the profitability of your farm in the years ahead. Normalized Difference Vegetation Index (NDVI) After a drone has taken aerial photos of your farm, the results are interpreted using software that will give you an NDVI legend of your property. The software is able to interpret the different levels of plant growth on your farm, and turn these into a coloured map of your land. The different colours shown on the map indicate the density of growth that is occurring on every centimetre of your farm. An NDVI map can show you: Crop health. When plants are healthy, they reflect different types of light. Active growth means a lot of red light will be absorbed, however, dead plants will reflect the red light. NDVI maps made using aerial photographs will show you the areas of red light reflection, and you will then be able to determine where your crops are the least healthy. Irrigation deficiencies. If your watering regimen is missing parts of your crops, the NVDI picture will show the low growth areas as they will not have the green density that fully watered crops have. Using these maps to spot potential areas of stress within your crops can give you the chance to make your crops healthier before they succumb to drought, pests, or illness and die. Water Location If you are farming in an area where a water shortage is trying to turn your farm into a desert, aerial surveying can be the answer to finding those pockets of groundwater that are lurking beneath your land. The Western Australian government is using aerial surveys to look for water over seven of its shires. Rather than using drones for this water search, this aerial survey is being done using a helicopter. A large coil will be flown over the land, and an electromagnetic pulse will emit from the coil down into the ground. Technology will help to create a map of what is below the surface based on how fast the pulse bounces back. It is hoped that this method will find water channels that existed a very long time ago. This water can be used for future mining and agricultural developments in Western Australia, and it illustrates another way aerial surveys can benefit your farm. Land Use Mapping When you have a large farm it is not always easy to cover every corner of it regularly, and that makes it difficult to maintain in your mind the layout of your land. This can lead to valuable land not being used for crop growth because it has been overlooked or forgotten about. Aerial surveyors can use drones, helicopters, or even hot air balloons to take multiple pictures of your...

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Repairing and Troubleshooting Common Issues With Your Oregon Timber Fence

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Oregon timber is a sturdy and durable source of wood to use for an outdoor fence, but like any type of wood stored outside, it can be subject to issues and problems. Fixing most common issues with your Oregon timber fence is relatively simple. Here is a look at four common issues and how to troubleshoot them: 1. Wiggling Fence If your fence starts to get loose, you can reinforce it easily with extra pieces of wood. Most wiggles occur when the fence rails aren’t securely attached to the fence post. Depending on where your fence is wiggling, you can add several different supports. If the post is sturdy but the bottom rail seems to be loose, cut a small piece of Oregon timber the same width as your post and the same length as the distance between the ground and the bottom rail. Screw this support piece in place so it lies flush in the perpendicular juncture between the post and the rail. You can also brace entire rails by putting a piece of timber that is the same length as your fence rail directly under or on top of them. Screw these support timbers to both your rail and the posts supporting it. If the post is not stable at all, you may need to replant it. 2. Rotten or Unstable Posts To fix a rotten or unstable post, you need dig into the ground surrounding the leaning post so that you can break that pot loose from the ground. If it is planted in concrete, use a sledge hammer to remove that. Once the post is out, detach it from its panel if it is rotten. If it is not rotten, use a level to ensure it is plumb with the section it supports, and more firmly attach it to that section using new screws. Finally, make sure your hole is large enough and pour some concrete into it. Then, gently replant your post. If needed, brace the post in position using large pieces of timber on either side of it to hold it in place as the cement dries.   3. Weathering Even if it is completely sturdy and not wiggling, your Oregon timber fence is likely to be subjected to weathering. If your Oregon timber fence loses its look and begins to look gray and weathered, you can mediate the situation by cleaning and staining it. To clean it properly, use a pressure washer. You want to apply enough pressure so that you roughen the grain of the timber – ultimately, that allows the stain to better penetrate the wood when you get to that step. However, you don’t want to strip the wood. Ideally, you want to use about 105 to 140 bar pressure. As you pressure wash the fence, watch its color. It will change slightly, but once the color stops changing, move your pressure washer to the next section. If you continue spraying it, you will start to strip the wood. Once your fence is clean, all you need to do is apply stain. If you want to keep the original color of your Oregon timber, use a semi-transparent stain. This type of stain nourishes and protect your wood, while letting its natural colours and grain shine through. To add an...

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6 Things to Do with Your Diesel Driven Pressure Water Cleaner After You Finish Cleaning Your Home’s Exterior

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You’ve hired a diesel-power pressure washer to clean the outside of your home, but now that annual task is complete, you are wondering how you can make the most of your rental. Luckily, there are several other things you can do with your pressure washer before you return it. From cleaning to a bit of fun, here are a few ideas to consider for the remaining time with your hired diesel driven pressure water cleaner. 1. Clean the pavement The cracks in your driveway and the pavement in front of your house can get filled with dirt, dust, old bits of grass trimmings and other unwanted debris. It’s easy to move that junk along with a pressure washer. Pressure washers can also help remove grease spills, old paint or hardened on dirt from your pavement. Before returning the pressure washer, clean your pavement and driveway, or if you own a business, take it there and improve your curb appeal with a bit of easy cleaning. 2. Wash your car If you like, you can give your car an extra hard scrub with a pressure washer. You can buy special soap designed for vehicle exteriors. Then, you simply pour that soap into the container on the pressure washer so it can be mixed with water and sprayed onto your car. Obviously, you can clean any vehicle you own including your trucks, motorcycles and lawn mowers. 3. Remove old cobwebs from outbuildings Instead of cleaning your lawn equipment, consider cleaning the shed that holds it. Diesel-driven pressure water cleaners are ideal for cleaning buildings or sheds. Even if these buildings are located in remote corners of your property, you can clean them with a diesel-driven pressure water cleaner as it requires no electricity, making it possible to take it anywhere and get work done. If you want to remove peeling paint, get rid of old cobwebs or just give your outbuildings an extra clean, do it now while you have the pressure washer hired to clean your home. 4. Clean the grout between your tiles If there is built up dirt and grime on the tiles in your home, you can also tackle that with a pressure washer. However, as the machine runs on diesel power, you cannot bring it into your home. It produces exhaust, and exhaust contains carbon dioxide which is extremely toxic and can kill you. However, you simply need to leave the machine outside and snake a hose through your window. To make that possible, many diesel-driven pressure water cleaners have extremely long hoses. 5. Lend it to a neighbour If you want to spread good cheer throughout the neighbourhood and none of the above ideas appeal to you, you can lend your pressure washer to your neighbours. This idea indirectly benefits you in that if your neighbours wash their homes’ exteriors or their sidewalks, it makes the entire neighbourhood feel like a nicer, happier, cleaner place to live. If you haven’t actually hired your diesel-driven pressure water cleaner yet and you are just looking for ways to use it after you finish cleaning the outside of your home, present this idea to your neighbours before you rent your machine. If a neighbour is interested, you may be able to share the rental and split the cost. 6....

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