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Outdoor Lighting

Philips Hue adds indoor-outdoor lamp, smart light switch to range – AppleInsider

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Signify is expanding its Philips Hue smart lighting range in the United States, with its catalog now including Hue’s first portable indoor-outdoor rechargeable lamp.

Introduced on Tuesday, the new Philips Hue range adds a combinatio…….

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Outdoor Lighting

Shoppers are ‘blown away’ by these bright solar string lights — and they’re 40% off – Yahoo Lifestyle UK

It’s officially summer — i.e., patio-party season. So when these long days turn into long nights, you’ll want to have the right lighting to keep your yard glowing with the perfect ambience for huddling by the firepit or enjoying cocktails.

That’s where this set of 48-foot Sunapex LED string lights comes in. They’re on sale right now for just $36 with an on-page coupon, down from $66. But the real savings will come after you buy them because…they’re solar-powered!

Light up the …….

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Decking

Creative Composites Group’s FRP composite bridge decking is sourced for five upcoming projects – CompositesWorld

FRP bridge installation project. Photo Credit: Creative Composites Group (CCG)

May 2022 marked the six-month anniversary of the $1 trillion Infrastructure Investment and Jobs Act (IIJA) that to date has released $110 billion in funding for roads, bridges and major projects. The bill also introduced innovative materials like fiber-reinforced polymer (FRP) composites and its performance advantages into mainstream procurement proce…….

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Decking

Choose the Right Decking Materials With These Expert Tips – Wales 247

Building a deck is a great way to improve your home and add value to your property. But before you start, there are some things you need to know in order to make the right choices for your decking materials. Here are some expert tips to help you get started.

1) Determine the purpose of your deck.

Do you want a place to entertain guests? Or are you looking for a private oasis away from the hustle and bustle of everyday life? The answer to this question will help you determine …….

Pergolas

Danville considering small public park in River District – GoDanRiver.com

A small public park could come to the River District. The planned Witcher Park would be less than a half-acre and located between the 500 blocks of Craghead and Lynn streets downtown.

The project would enhance the area and add a public amenity for residents and visitors to enjoy, Danville Economic Development Director Corrie T. Bobe told the Danville Register & Bee.

“After working with multiple city departments and surrounding property owners, it was decided t…….

Pergolas

Council replaces ‘opaque’ screens on pergolas in Limerick street – Limerick Live

LIMERICK City and County Council staff have removed the “opaque” screens from its pergolas in Thomas Street today.

It comes after complaints were raised about the fact people enjoying outdoor dining – which is what the pergolas were put in place for – were not able to have the whole experience.

A spokesperson for the local authority confirmed clear glass is being replaced on some of the pergolas, and installed at the other ones which had yet to be completed.

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Flight School

Aspen Flight Academy aims to get every student up in the air – The Aspen Times

Aspen Flight Academy’s Lorraine Ohanesian sits in a plane with a certified flight instructor. Courtesy photo

The Aspen Flight Academy is putting out the all-call for incoming Aspen High School students to participate this summer in the “Every Student Flies” program, which offers every student at the school an hour of free flight time. 

Participants may even get the chance to do it in airplanes that still have that “new car” — er, airplane — sme…….

Tow Truck

Dagenham: Truck towing Rolls Royce stolen in Newham crashes – Barking and Dagenham Post

Published:
4:14 PM June 23, 2022

A tow truck carrying a stolen Rolls Royce was crashed into a garden fence before the driver tried to jump into a moving Mercedes to evade police.

The stolen car – a Rolls Royce Cullinan worth around £350,000 – had been taken in a keyless theft from a driveway in Newham before being spotted by police in Dagenham a short time later.

According to the Met, officers driving along Lodge Avenue in the early hours of June 6 saw the luxur…….

Tow Truck

Man who owns, operates tow truck companies in Bristol, Plainville accused of appropriating tens of thousands of dollars through insurance fraud – The Bristol Press

The owner and manager of tow truck companies in Bristol and Plainville has been charged with insurance fraud, having been accused of appropriating tens of thousands of dollars in overcharges.

Christopher Pio, 51, of 68 Brightwood Lane, Southington, faces two counts each of first-degree larceny, insurance fraud and failure to maintain wrecker records, in addition to one count of conspiracy to commit first-degree larceny, failure of a motor vehicle repair shop to provide estimate and ch…….