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Do LED Lights Use Less Energy Than Others?

Do LED Lights Use Less Energy? LED lights are becoming a popular alternative to traditional forms of lighting for a number of reasons, but primarily because of their energy-efficient, money-saving

What Is Pallet Racking? The Ultimate Guide

What is Pallet Racking? Pallet racking is an easily accessible, space-optimizing alternative to other forms of storage systems. These systems allow businesses to utilize their otherwise unused ver

Can LED Lights Catch On Fire? - Answered!

Can LED Lights Catch on Fire?LED lights have become a widely popular alternative to other types of lights, such as incandescent or fluorescent lights. They are more efficient, use less energy, have a

How To Secure Pallet Racking To The Floor

Pallet Racking Installation Guide | How to Secure Pallet Racking to the Floor Countless manufacturers and distributors require vast amounts of storage. With traditional storage methods, accessing pr

What is a Mezzanine Floor?

What is a Mezzanine Floor? The Definition and Overview A  mezzanine floor is an intermediate level built between the main floors in a building but is usually not counted as one of the overall

Can It Be Too Cold to Work Outdoors?

“Cold weather” is a relative term. 40-degrees Fahrenheit is beach weather in Canada but to someone living in Florida, it’s a miserable, chilly day.But there is such a thing as dangerously cold weather
When Will Steel Prices Return To Normal?

When Will Steel Prices Return To Normal?

Whether you’re a regular buyer of steel or are just starting to get quotes for your next project, we bet you experienced some sticker shock when you received your last steel quote. We don’t blame y
Michigan's 2021 Battle of the Buildings

Michigan's 2021 Battle of the Buildings

Michigan Battle of the Buildings is a program of the U.S. Green Building Council of West Michigan. The program is a way to encourage energy-efficient practices in buildings across the state an
Staying Safe During the Holidays

Staying Safe During the Holidays

The holiday season is upon us. While we might not be able to have the same types of gatherings we are used to, we will still find ways to celebrate and share the experience with our loved ones. O
Breast Cancer Awareness Month

Breast Cancer Awareness Month

October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, a time to raise awareness and stand in solidarity with the women in all of our lives, whether they are our relatives, friends, or coworkers. Chances are
The Origins and Uses of Safety Orange

The Origins and Uses of Safety Orange

What do you think of when you hear the term safety orange? Does a clear picture come to mind of a vest or traffic cones?This recognizable color has been used for years in demolition, construction, and
Can Liners - more than just a trash bag.

Can Liners - more than just a trash bag.

How often do you think about can liners? Do you sit back and think about the job they perform for you and how well they accomplish what you need them to? There’s a lot more to can liners than mee
Preparing your workplace for COVID-19

Preparing your workplace for COVID-19

With much of the country headed back to work in the coming weeks, we here at The Safety Source feel its important to make sure that both you and your workplace are prepared for the challenges posed
Exterior Lighting Rebate Bonus

Exterior Lighting Rebate Bonus

The Safety Source is excited to announce a HUGE increase in the exterior lighting bonus offered by Consumers Energy.  Installing energy efficient lighting is one of the easiest ways to

COVID-19 Update

To Our Valued Customers, As you may know, Michigan has been added to the growing list of states with "shelter in place" mandates. Rest assured, The Safety Source is classified as an e