The Value of Safety

“Safety is not a gadget but a state of mind” Eleanor Everet, safety expert. It’s easy to train people the mechanics of safety: Wear your harness, wear your hardhat, make sure all ladder legs are on a flat surface and are secured, etc. It’s another thing to teach the mindset of safety. An employee can […]

How To Get Away With Writing On Walls

Ever wonder what it would be like to write on a wall and get away with it? Luckily, there’s even a paint for that. The new “Notable” line developed by Benjamin Moore can make almost any surface into a dry erase board. According to the manufacturer, Notable is designed for residential and commercial use, specifically […]

IFMA October meeting: How To Restore On A Shoestring

Date/Time: Wednesday, October 25, 2017. Registration, networking, and lunch begins at 11:30am. Location: Historic Prospect Hill Cemetery 700 N. George Street York, PA 17404 This month, IFMA of Central PA focuses on techniques for preserving historical sites. The program will feature a tour of Prospect Hill Cemetery in York and a discussion on how they […]

What am I getting for my money?: The Question of Value

Price is what you pay and value is what you get. – WARREN BUFFETT, attributed, Warren Buffett Wealth Value is key. It’s what customers look for in a business relationship and it’s what keeps them coming back. You need to satisfactorily answer their question of “What am I getting for my money?”, or they are […]

Remove graffiti and prevent corrosion?

Cortec Corporation out of St. Paul, Minnesota developed a graffiti remover which also prevents rusting, a common problem during graffiti clean up. During the removal of graffiti, metal surfaces in particular can be prone to rust or discoloration. Cortec’s EcoAir product prevents “flash rusting” on those metal surfaces. Because of its “relatively low level of […]