Demolition Tips

Demolition Tips & Considerations for Your Next Project

When renovating, remodeling or rebuilding, the demolition phase is often one of the last things that comes to mind. This is unfortunate because there are many factors to consider when demolishing a structure. Both safety and costs can become major issues if they are not taken seriously. Whether you’re working on a DIY project or hiring a demolition contractor, you should be sure that you have taken the appropriate measures towards success.
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Sustainable Waste Management at Winnipeg Folk Fest

Omar’s Environmental Returns to the Winnipeg Folk Fest as an Environmental Sustainability Partner

The Winnipeg Folk Festival is quickly approaching and Omar’s Environmental is proud to once again be a part of this exciting event as an environmental sustainability partner. This year’s festival takes place from July 5th to July 8th with upwards of 50,000 people descend upon Bird’s Hill Park to take in a weekend of music, camping, laughter and all around good times. Continue reading “Omar’s Environmental Returns to the Winnipeg Folk Fest as an Environmental Sustainability Partner”

Sustainable Waste Solution at Winnipeg Folk Fest

Sustainable Waste Solutions for Festivals & Events

Spring has finally arrived, and summer is just around the corner. With the sunshine and warm weather comes a host of exciting events. From multi-day festivals and carnivals to one day sporting events, there is no shortage of fun to be had.
During these events, a ton of waste is created including food containers and various other materials. Omar’s Environmental offers sustainable waste management solutions to events just like these in Winnipeg and surrounding areas.

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Hiring a Contractor

4 Tips for Hiring a Contractor

Are you remodeling your home or office? Maybe you’re planning to rebuild? In any case, it is likely that you will require the help of a demolition contractor at some point throughout your project. As a recognized company with the Manitoba Heavy Construction Association (or, MHCA), we understand what needs to happen and how to make the process flow smoothly for all parties involved.
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Clean Fill

Clean Fill vs Non-Clean Fill Construction Waste

Clean Fill vs. Non-Clean Fill

There are many factors to consider when renting waste disposal bins for your construction or demolition projects. One the most important factors is identifying the different kinds of waste being disposed of, as well as the differnece between clean fill and non-clean fill waste How materials are handled after they leave the job site can have a significant affect on the cost of waste disposal. Therefore, it is important to have a waste management plan in place.
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Winter Construction

Effects of Cold Weather on Winter Construction

When the cold weather rears its ugly head in Manitoba, the construction industry experiences a distinct change in productivity and material behaviour. These changes can have a significant impact on a company’s bottom line due to increased costs and delayed completion times. It is important for businesses to know what to be aware of to ensure things run as smoothly as possible.

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The Benefits of Recycling for Construction and Demolition

The benefits of recycling are very apparent. Especially, when you consider that recycling has become such a common practice in many homes. Our garbage and recycling bins can fill up quickly with all the products we consume. Now, imagine, how much waste is created during the construction or demolition of a commercial project?
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