Delving into the Growing Problem of Sewer Backups

Delving into the Growing Problem of Sewer Backups

Hurricanes, widespread flooding and other disasters tend to make headlines and receive ample follow-up news coverage. When it comes to sewer backups, though, that’s typically not the case. People are reluctant to discuss or even think about the repercussions of raw sewage making its way through homes and businesses, but in truth, this is a common occurrence.

By some accounts, an estimated 500,000 sewer backups took place during the last year for which information has been made available. Research commissioned by the Environmental Protection Agency indicates these incidents are increasing by as much as three percent each year. Further reports from various sources show the cost of remediation following such occurrences typically runs $100,000 or more on the low end of the spectrum and can soar far higher depending on certain factors.

Common Causes of Sewer Backups

A large portion of the nation’s sewer infrastructure is at least thirty years … Read the rest

Tips For The Best Playlist In Any Retail Store

Tips For The Best Playlist In Any Retail Store

Every shopping experience is accompanied with music. For some people this is a bonus; however, there are many people who cannot stand loud music. Therefore, it is pertinent to consider who your target clientele will be; although, it is never a wise idea to pitch just one age range. Especially if you have a store that strives to have a diverse range of age groups you will service, such as a Cannabis Store. Read further if you are in need of a better understanding in reference to what you should play over the loud system while your customers do their shopping.

If you want all of your customers to enjoy the atmosphere while shopping, then consider playing music that is not considered offensive by any of your customers. This means you will need to keep profanity, techno, or dance music to a minimum. After all, people are shopping, not … Read the rest