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2 Important Military Specification Packaging Terms You Should Be Aware Of

If you want your inventory to remain safe when transporting it either from the manufacturer to the store, or from the store or distributor to your customers, you’ll want to ensure you have the highest level mil spec packaging around. In order to know that you’ve got quality, you’ll want to make sure you know your terminology. MIL-PRF This stands for military performance. It is the performance standard for pac...

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What To Know About Military Tape For Packaging

As a supplier of goods, no matter what those goods are, you have the responsibility of ensuring that they arrive at their destination in the same exact condition in which they were the day that you sent them. That means utilizing the best available packaging resources that you have at your disposal. That applies to the packages themselves, the cushioning and moisture absorbing desiccant packs inside of the packaging,...

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How are rooftops transforming the urban landscape

Several cities around the world have seen the potential of urban rooftops and are actively taking action to take advantage of the endless possibilities that come with repurposing underused rooftops. As cities grow denser, seizing every bit of space is key. From rooftop patios and gardens to rooftop hotel pools, rooftops stopped having utilitarian purposes only and have become the place for entertainment and other ...

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Green rooftops for sustainable living

Sustainability is more than a buzzword and it’s gaining more and more attention every day.Although many things can be implemented at home and on a bigger scale to promote a more sustainable way of living, rooftop gardens are not only environmentally friendly and sustainable but also a great improvement in terms of aesthetics. Amongst the many things that a rooftop garden can offer you, there’s the opportunity ...

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The Many Uses Of Each Sized Storage Container Offered In And Around Chicagoland

Great Lakes Kwik Space (GLKS) is a portable storage containers Chicago and Chicagoland company. They offer containers for rent and for sale all through the greater Chicagoland area, including parts of Wisconsin. Their containers come in multiple sizes, including 10 ft. 20 ft. 40 ft. 45 ft, and 48 ft. They also offer double door containers, which are containers that you can open both sides. These containers are useful...

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What Makes U.S. Steel Storage Containers So Special?

Portable shipping containers are steel. The highest quality ones use two to three year old US patented steel. Great Lakes Kwik Space (GLKS) of Chicagoland is one company that only uses new, durable, U.S. steel. It’s strong, durable, and allows minimal rusting. Here are a few components about the steel that makes up the most dependable portable storage containers Chicago units on the market. What To Know About Insu...

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How To Prepare Yourself For A Portable Storage Container Delivery

If you’d like to rent or buy a portable storage container, you’ll want to make sure you’re ready for delivery. Here’s how you can prepare yourself and the space you plan to place the container. You can find the best portable storage containers Chicago and Chicagoland services from a company called Great Lakes Kwik Space. Make Sure There’s Room For The Truck And The Container Remember that you not only nee...

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A Brief List Of Who It Is That Uses Refrigerated Storage Containers

Storage containers have many uses. They provide space for excess inventory for retailers. They provide space for excess supplies for schools. People can also buy or rent containers that have refrigeration features. Below is a brief list of the kinds of customers who stand to benefit from cold containers. For more info on portable storage containers Chicago and Chicagoland services, contact Great Lakes Kwik Space. Fo...

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How to throw the perfect tea party

Tea parties are the epitome of classy afternoon events, and they can be hosted at pretty much any celebration facility. However not everyone knows how to throw a proper tea party. If this is your case, read on to make sure you know everything you need to know to make your tea party perfect and unforgettable.   The food If you want to host a tea party, you must know food is key. Pastries, cake, sandwiches,...

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Trend Alert: 3 DIY Customised Balloons Ideas

Making the venue for your event can be rather expensive if you don’t have a good service provider or the right skills to do it yourself. Perhaps the problem is time. But if you have time to read this, I’m sure you will have time to make this incredibly easy Do-It-Yourself balloon  decorations.  Balloons are pretty much a safe bet for every party and these 3 ideas are proof that balloon decorations can be not...

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