Building a Grain Silo

Harvest is coming and it looks like there will be a record crop. You will need a place to store your grain until it is ready to go to market. Building a silo can give you this room and keep it safe until you can sell it. Here are the steps to build one.

A Stable Foundation

Before you start erecting the silo, you will need to lay down a plywood foundation. This will keep the grain inside from getting damp. The fluidizer you will install later will also help keep the product from getting moldy. You will then want to shop to find the silo that will best fit your needs. The kit should include the galvanized steel shaped the way that you need it.

Building It Up

Gather the tools that you will need and organize them at your work site. Lay the steel out around the foundation …

3 Ways to Make Your Ride Smoother

Long days on the road can take a real toll on any vehicle, but anything you can do to make your ride smoother and more efficient for you and your rig can help you get to where you’re going in a better fashion. Here are just a few ideas on how to make your long hauls more efficient and more comfortable.

Fuel-Efficient

One of the best ways to keep your rig on the road is making sure it’s working as efficiently as possible. This means keeping your truck well-maintained with quality tires and keeping a good mechanic on call. Consider increasing your fuel efficiency with an AirDog fuel system installation to keep you on the road longer without having to refuel, and if your company allows it, aim for the best quality fuel you can manage.

Economical

Whether you’re a local delivery driver making rounds delivering packages or you’ve got …