Can a Car Battery Go Dead from Sitting?

Nowadays, your car is probably staying parked in your garage for longer periods of time. While this can be nice for saving money on gas and other maintenance, it’s not an ideal situation for your car’s battery.

This leads to an important question: Can a car battery go dead from sitting? Yes, it can. Even while your car is collecting leaves on its hood, your car battery is always being used in some fashion, which means it will continue to drain. That’s mainly because it’s still powering your car’s alarm system, climate control, computer systems, and any other electrical features it has on board. Plus, if you live in an extremely hot climate, you need to be aware that heat can cause your battery to lose its charge faster.[1]

If you don’t plan on driving for a while, it’s probably worth your time to learn the answers to these … Read more

Project Manager Job (Remote)

Join a global, team-oriented organization as our new Project Manager where the work is interesting and the days are filled with exciting, new types of projects for a wide variety of clients! This is a remote position and will report to our Wood Dale, IL office.

Position Description

As a Project Manager, you will plan, schedule, oversee, and direct construction management of projects. You will have the fiscal responsibility for assigned projects to include but not limited to project costs, profitability, and forecasting. You will communicate directly with contractors, designers, and customers concerning project requirements, costs, staffing, and scheduling. You will also act as liaison between our customer, sales, engineering, and manufacturing teams. You will prepare project status reports and work to ensure plans adhere to contract specifications.

In this role, you will be responsible for all project related paperwork (i.e., documentation of conversations, change orders, customer notifications, review of

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