We at U.S. Netting asked our customers how they knew when their lifting slings needed to be replaced and the answers were chilling. One of the most common answers in our casual survey was “when it breaks”.
One of the most dangerous pieces of equipment in use on manufacturing floors, by house movers and by shipping companies of all sizes are damaged lifting slings that break under an appropriate load or using the wrong load sized sling to do a job.Read more
Shade Cloth netting has been studied by horticulturists since 1992. Those early studies focused mainly on the effects on plants that were grown under shade cloths in both the field and in greenhouses.
Woven shade cloth is available in black, white, red, green, violet, decorative brown and Aluminet [a specialty metalized knit fabrication]. Shade cloths are available in different densities of the weave— from 22% to as much as 90% —dependent on the color of the cloth.
Peculiarities of Black Shade Cloth
When you think of stainless steel netting chances are you think about their industrial use such as netting for fall protection or its use as a barricade for driver safety in the mountains. But there are other uses that architects and garden designers are finding for this material in commercial and residential use.
The Gabion Wall at the right [courtesy of Susan Cohen Gardens] shows one of the latest applications of stainless steel netting in the residential arena.Read more
We are happy to announce our new Build a Custom Cargo Net page! At US Netting we always strive to make it easier for our customers to get the netting solution they need. Moving towards this goal we have developed a new web app for building custom cargo nets. We'd also like to highlight some of the other changes that have been made to the cargo netting section.Read more
Wild birds, particularly songbirds, can be a delight to listen to and watch. But some “feathered friends” are not our friends at all, and certain species need to be prevented from damaging our homes and property. Find out more about our bird control solutions to keep the pigeons (and other pest birds) from coming home to roost.Read more