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  • 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.

  • 4 Reasons Investing In New Siding Is A Great Idea

    17 July 2017

    If you're not loving the look and feel of the exterior of your home, it may be due to the outdated and worn siding. Many people keep the existing siding on their home for far too long. Upgrading and replacing your siding is recommended. There are many benefits to replacing your siding. Keep reading to learn more about why this may be a worthwhile investment to make.  Improve Heating Inside Home

  • How To Identify Roof Damage After A Storm And Repair Needs Of Your Home

    29 December 2016

    After a storm, you will know you need roofing repairs if shingles have been blown off or if you are missing complete sections of your roof. Sometimes, the repairs are a little harder to spot,  and damage starts small but grow if you do not have the repairs done. Hail damage is a good example of roof damage that is not always noticeable at first glance. Here is how you can identify some of the roof repair needs of your home after a storm has past:

  • Four Things to Consider When Hiring a Roofer

    5 December 2016

    Maintaining your home involves many things, and the roof is one that should not be overlooked. In some parts of the country, the materials used on your roof may be very unique and require special tools to properly install them. In cases like this, it is best to seek the help of a professional roofing contractor to do the work for you. Be sure to do some research before you hire a contractor so you get the best one for your job.