Just Getting Moved in This Morning

We had all of the stuff over here already, but Meg and I have just now got into the house and started to unpack stuff. Of course a lot of my stuff did not make the cut, but my buddies took a lot of it off my hands. This is a tiny place. There is just over a quarter of an acre of land and the house is basically one story with sort of a loft for a second story. I got Directv for the NFL Sunday ticket package they give you free. it is almost football season and I got a really good deal on it. Of course I was not really sure that it would work. You can not just get the satellite signal any place. You need a line of sight to the satellites, which basically means that you need to get the satellite dish and point it at a specific part of the sky. If there are trees blocking your line of sight to that point you are out of luck.

At any rate I got up on the roof with a compass and figured out which direction I needed to look and I figured out the approximate direction that I needed to point the dish. I found one spot which looked like it would work, but it did not seem practical at first. Then I realized that I could make a sort of saddle which would position the dish so that it faces in the right direction. You can buy these, but I got a good idea of what it should look like and then I borrowed a bit of tubing from the shop and asked this guy to bend it into the right shape. After that it was all fairly simple and easy to do.

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2015-01-03

Machines for Power Filling Packaging

The company that I own is kind of lacking in the area of automation, and right now, we pretty much do everything by hand. That is not going to be feasible going forward, due to the fact that we are receiving more orders all of the time, and we are becoming overwhelmed with doing this by hand. I am looking powder fillers to see what I can find in the way of such machines, because to have such a machine would really cut down on the man power required to fill orders.

It should reduce stress on the entire operation, and it is almost completely necessary for continued growth of the company. I want to make sure that the company is put in the best position to continue to grow. It is hard to imagine how far the company can go, but I like the direction that things are going in right now. It seems like we have put ourselves in a good position to continue to grow for a long time. I am just not sure exactly what other changes need to be made to improve the efficiency of the company.

I have always been the type of person who loves efficiency. I think that everything needs to be efficient from every perspective, and I have been trying to find ways to cut down on energy expenses. Of course, with more automation, the electricity costs are going to rise, but it is a trade off that is obviously worth it. The amount of productivity increases will be enormous, but it is hard to predict exactly how much it is going to impact our operation. I can’t wait to find out, because I imagine that it is really going to help to make things go a lot smoother than they do currently.

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2015-01-03

Cheap Satellite Television New Middletown

I just moved to New Middletown, which is an interestingly named place. I had never heard of it before I got a job opportunity offered to me from a company that is located there. I decided it was too good of an opportunity to pass up, and as such, I have relocated to the area. I am going to try to find cheap Direct TV in New Middletown and I want to look online to see what sort of deals are available in this area.

I am not sure if they will be different than the deals that were available at the place where I used to live. Before we moved to New Middletown, we used to use Direct TV as our television provider. I have always been satisfied with their service. It is pretty good, as far as I am concerned. I do not see any reason to not try to continue to use them as a provider, since they have done right by me in the past.

I just hope that it will not be expensive to get started up with a television service at my new house. I do not have a lot of liquid capital available to me right now, since I have so much of my money tied up in this new house. I do not remember if Direct TV charges a fee when they install the satellite dish on your roof. I do not think that they do, but I can’t be certain about that. If they do, then I might have to wait a week or so, until I have more money, in order to start my new television service. I want to avoid that scenario though, as my family would be bummed about it. Especially my children, who watch television every day.

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2015-01-03