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Welcome Back.

We trust everyone is safe, happy and well. 2014 has kicked off well and we are looking forward to a good year. Quite a few things have been happening since we last blogged. Alternate Solutions have delved into selling men’s … Continue reading

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Alternate Solutions by name…Alternate Solutions by nature.

Alternate Solutions, in conjunction with Dick Ralston Automotive (Slacks Creek QLD) now offer installation/alteration service adapting vehicles to accommodate wheel chairs and other devices making travel and transportation so much easier. Today Andrew and Kerrie had the opportunity to go to the Daily Living … Continue reading

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Odd Customer Enquiry…

Interesting request from a potential client… Had a request from a customer working in a chicken processing plant.  Apparently one way to process live chickens (humanely) is via a conveyor belt into a chamber, where the chickens are euthanized  using argon gas. … Continue reading

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Petrol Fumes Kill

Do you have a Gas Detector for your home or business? Further to my brief Alternate Solutions Group facebook post:  Was talking to someone today about a baker that used a generator inside his bakery during a power outage to run … Continue reading

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THE VOICE

TV program THE VOICE might seem an odd introduction to our blog (my first) however…after watching the lovely Viva Lale perform on Sunday night’s show as a tribute and to honor her 6 family members lost in Queensland’s worst ever house fire – reminds … Continue reading

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Air Conditioning Refrigerant Gases

With the dramatic price increase in the tradition “CFC” type refrigerant gases, many from within the refrigeration industry , whether it be cars /trucks , earthmoving equipment etc or commercial & household applications are now using “hydrocarbon” based refrigerant. It … Continue reading

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Gas Detectors

Gas Detectors DON’T LET THIS HAPPEN TO YOU, YOUR FAMILY OR YOUR HOME. Golinski Family Tragedy : 3 Fatalities Kingston QLD house fire: 11 Fatalities Shepparton VIC, Carbon Monoxide Poisoning : 2 Fatalities http://www.couriermail.com.au/news/celebrity-chef-matt-golinski-doesnt-know-why-he-was-spared-from-the-fire-that-claimed-his-wife-and-daughters/story-e6freon6-1226457093446 http://www.news.com.au/national-old/fire-tragedy-11-people-killed-in-kingston-house-blaze/story-e6frfkvr-1226120883606 http://www.heraldsun.com.au/news/national/vanessa-robinson-one-night-i-had-my-two-kids-and-the-next-night-my-world-was-ripped-apart/story-fndo3ewo-1226453289070 All of these events happened … Continue reading

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