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  • Recommendations To Get Your Home's Roof And Insulation Ready For Winter

    20 August 2018

    When winter arrives, it is essential that your home's exterior is prepared to protect your home interior and family. Keeping your roof, gutters, and attic insulation in proper condition and installed correct can make winter easier, as you won't have to worry about interior leaks, ice dams, and a drafty home. Here are some home maintenance recommendations to make sure your home is ready for winter. Check Roof and Gutters

  • Need A Welder on Staff? Iron Out The Details And Hire Someone Now

    10 July 2018

    If your business has had an increase in welding needs and you feel like you are constantly paying for an outside contractor to come in, set up their tools and materials, and then do the welding, it may be time to hire someone as a staff member to do the work in the shop. This way you don't have to worry about someone else's schedule, and you don't have to worry about getting the welding done when you need it.

  • Why Vinyl Is Ideal For Fascia

    30 May 2018

    If your roof is looking old, it might be due to the roofline. Look closely at your roofline and make sure that it is straight and clean. If the fascia boards are sagging or faded, they can make your entire roof look old and worn. Fascia boards out also have to be strong and structurally sound, especially if they are holding a gutter system, or if you have a heavy tile roof material.

  • When To Choose Demolition Over Deconstruction

    6 April 2018

    As companies find ways to preserve materials and resources and prevent landfills from becoming full, more have added deconstruction or "soft" demolition services. These services focus on taking apart, rather than destroying, the structure in question. Those doing soft demolition can reserve usable materials and separate out the true trash. While soft demolition definitely has its place, so does hard demolition, which is the traditional destruction and removal of a structure.

  • Looking To Purchase Building Materials? Three Factors To Consider Aside From Price

    25 February 2018

    If you are looking to build a new home or renovate an existing one, you may be looking to purchase a large number of building materials. As you go about buying these materials, the price may be one of the key factors in your mind for selecting the materials and where to buy them from. However, this is not the only factor you should look at. Here are three important factors to look at aside from price as you go about deciding where to buy your building materials from.

  • The Best Landscaping Chores to Do at the End of Winter

    16 January 2018

    With all the growing your yard does during the warmer seasons of each year, there needs to be a time set aside to straighten up and refresh tired areas. The end of winter is the best time to do many routine chores to better your yard. Here are some of the best landscaping improvements that are often delayed until Spring, but which are more effective when handled in late winter.

  • 3 Features To Include In Your Next Build To Appeal To The Custom Home Market

    2 November 2017

    If you are looking to build a custom home, make sure that the features you include in your new home are features will appeal to a broader audience. By including features that other luxury and custom home buyers are interested in, you can increase the value of your home. #1 Large Walk-In Closets Large walk-in closets have not lost their appeal as time goes by. People still like to have big closets for all of other clothing.

  • Luxury Homes Are About Specialization & Technology

    2 November 2017

    If you want to target luxury home buyers for the homes that you are having built, you need to make sure that you are including the right features. There are some classic features that luxury home buyers tend to look for in homes, such as specialized rooms, and a few more modern features, such as incorporated smart technology, that you need to include in your building plans if you want to appeal to the luxury home market.

  • These Methods Help Dry Out Your Basement And Eliminate Musty Odors And Water Bugs

    1 October 2017

    If you're tired of smelling the musty odor from your wet basement and battling bugs attracted to the dampness, then it's time to look at your waterproofing options. With the right system in place, you can dry out your basement well enough to use the space for storage or as a family room. Plus, you'll eliminate mold, foul odors, and pesky bugs too. Here are some waterproofing options to consider:

  • Unclogging Your Coffee Maker

    4 August 2017

    At some point, you may begin to notice that your coffee maker is making steam and is not brewing any coffee. Because coffee makers are not very expensive, it might be tempting to simply throw the coffee maker away. However, this can be a mistake because the coffee maker may simply be suffering from a clog. Cleaning The Downspout Hose Before attempting to remove the clog, unplug the coffee maker. If you do not do this, you will risk burning yourself.