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Beginning Your Own Business

My name is Harry and this is my first blog. I live in Perth with my wife and our pet dog. I am 53 years old and for the last 20 years, I have worked at the local auto repair and manufacturing plant. Working on the shop floor can be a lot of fun but after 2 decades, I have grown a little tired of it all. My brother-in-law suggested I think about starting my own business making and repairing specialist auto parts. I explained that you could fit my knowledge of business onto the back of a stamp. He said that he could fix that and invited me to spend 6 months tour his different businesses to see how they work. I learnt so much that I just had to share it with the rest of the world.

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When the exterior of your house has started to detract from the overall kerb appeal of your residence, your first instinct is probably hiring a contractor for a new paint job. Although the fresh coat of paint will help with dressing up the appearance of the property, it is only a matter of time before you would need to have the property repainted due to exposure to the same elements that caused the degradation in the first place. Read More 

Things You Should Do to Extend the Life of Your Workwear

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6 Tips to Utilize a Shipping Container for Portable Storage

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What is the best way to cut sheet metal?

If you need to have some metal cut as part of the building process for a product you are creating, then you will need to find a company that undertakes sheet metal cutting. There are lots of companies that would be happy to undertake this task, but how can you tell if they can really do the work to a high enough standard? What machinery will they use? One of the best ways to judge a company is to find out what machinery they will use for your sheet metal cutting. Read More 

What to Know About Balustrade Fittings and Design a Column Kit

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