Category: Nature

How Damaging is Lead to the Environment?

Posted on: April 19, 2021

Lead is one of the most destructive metals that we use in so many of our products. Unfortunately, this metal is used so much that we can no longer control its consumption. It’s everywhere and it does a lot of damage to the environment. Image credit The EPA estimates that approximately three billion pounds of lead is used in the United States alone each year. Three billion pounds is a lot of lead! Lead can…

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How to look after your lawn this autumn

Posted on: August 28, 2020

As the summer months begin drawing to a close, your lawn may be looking a little worse for wear. Autumn is the ideal time to inspect your lawn for common problems such as moss and weeds, and with the appropriate care, your lawn will be in top condition come spring. Image Credit Tools Looking after your lawn is made easier with the right tool for the job, whether it is a spring tine rake or…

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When Should I Trim My Hedges?

Posted on: August 10, 2020

This is a very common question that is asked by many people. If you have not thought about the question before, you need to do so. If you want to ensure your hedges are at their best before any gardening season, you will need to consider trimming your hedges. Image credit Why do I want to trim my hedges during the autumn? Well, during this time of the year, the plants on your hedges are…

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A few facts about the Air that we breathe.

Posted on: June 29, 2020

Air in the atmosphere that we breathe is essential to life on Earth. This is true not just for humans but all Mammalian, Piscine and flora life. We don’t just use air to breathe. Air pressure and Wind pressure have practical applications in terms of industry. For example, Vacuum Conveying like that available from is used to push products through tubes. Image credit We also use air to inflate things to increase their size…

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All you need to know about the soil beneath your feet

Posted on: May 28, 2020

Soil is much more than the dirt that we plant our flowers in. It is what gives you the food that we eat, either as a direct result of planting or allowing animals to graze. There are times when soil can become contaminated with chemicals and other materials that means it needs the services of a Soil Remediation Service and this is where Soilfix can help. Image Credit Soil is the top layer of the…

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Hidden Galapagos: Exploring the Underwater Paradise

Posted on: September 25, 2019

Famous as the place that gave birth to Darwin’s theory of evolution, the Galapagos Islands are equally well known as the home of a diverse number of animals. Most people travelling to the Galapagos are hoping to spot the famous giant turtle on the beach or the immense giant tortoise; however, it is the underwater life that really makes it a destination worth heading to. Image Credit The Galapagos The archipelago is officially part of…

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