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Failing Septic Tanks Increasing In County Cork

Prior to the start of 2016, Cork county council inspectors had carried out 245 examinations of septic tanks, of which 137 (56%) were non-compliant.

This year, they have carried out 21 inspections, 15 of which did not meet the required standard, amounting to a non-compliance rate of 71%. 238 more words

Septic Tanks

ONBG meeting & apiary visit, 15th May 2016

14 of us met on a lovely late spring day at Carolyn’s home apiary in Fringford. We started as usual by sitting in a ring and introducing ourselves, our experience and where we live – this latter helps people link up with near neighbours. 2,537 more words


This and That Wednesday

Meowllo everypawdy, me hopes you’re havin’ a good week so far. It’s stormin’ here again, and mommy’s been tryin’ to get ready fur this months inspection which happens today. 374 more words


One Size Sprinkler System Does Not Fit All

by Robert Lacy

A company’s storage design (what they’re storing and how they’re storing it) determines the sprinkler system for a building. The amount of combustibles stored based on height, storage arrangements and materials all affect how fast a fire grows and thus the amount of water needed. 402 more words


Hive Inspections April 2016

Hive Inspections April, 2016

April 9th, 2016

In all the excitement of getting our Flow hives I forgot to take notes of inspection on April 9th so will try to remember as best I can. 1,679 more words


Spring clean

I had a detailed peak into the hive this morning.

2 things of note

  1.  It was really really light to lift
  2. there was a layer of “sludge” on the floor of the hive – which I cleared…
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What You Get Out of Roof Inspections Done by Professional Roofers

A lot of Surrey and Croydon homeowners forget about roofs immediately after installation. Ask yourself when was the last time you took a close look at your roof. 135 more words