Changes You Might Want To Make When Reroofing Your Older Home

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When you think of reroofing, you probably picture your roofing company tearing off the old shingles and putting new ones in their place. Indeed, this is all that is typically done in a basic reroofing project. However, if you are already putting a new roof on your home and it's an older home, you might want to take advantage of this opportunity to make a few other changes at the same time.

15 April 2020

Tips For Working On A Ready Mix Concrete Project

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Whether you are trying to create a driveway that will fit another set of cars or want a seating area beside your deck to sip coffee and bird watch, concrete can be just what you need. If you are a novice at taking on these kinds of projects, it might also make sense to look into ready mix concrete as your primary material. Making any kind of change like this to your property takes some studying and willingness to get dirty and make mistakes.

26 February 2020

4 Tips for Starting a Custom Home Project

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The idea of hiring a team of custom home contractors to make your dream come true is an exciting one to think about. When dealing with custom homes as projects, though, customers need to take into account a lot of factors. Pay attention to the four tips to make sure the process will be as rewarding as possible. Understand the Investment from Your End Customization means you're supposed to get what you want.

13 January 2020

How Exterior Waterproofing Is Different From Interior Work

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When trying to keep water out of the bottom of a house, you have two options: interior and exterior waterproofing. The interior approach includes doing things like installing pumps and coating the walls. Going with exterior waterproofing, on the other hand, is a much more effective solution. Read the following to learn about what that means and how suitable it might be for your situation. Digging In Instantly, the most obvious difference you'll notice when a job begins is that exterior projects call for doing a lot of excavation.

5 December 2019

3 Things To Know About Residential Painting

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If you are looking to change up the appearance of your home, a fresh coat of paint can make a big difference. Painting the outside of your home can improve its curb appeal significantly. Changing up the paint indoors can modernize your home and make certain rooms feel more open and airy. If you are considering residential painting, there are a variety of options to choose from. Here are three things that you should know about painting your home.

29 October 2019

The Twenty-One Point Inspection Of A Crane: How Much Do You Know?

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Anything with an engine that lifts and carries literal tons (e.g., boom cranes or crawler cranes) from one area to another and from ground level to sky level should be inspected daily, weekly, and/or at the very least, monthly. Are you familiar with the "21-point" inspection of a crane? If not, the following highlights everything that is inspected on a crane. The Boom Arm, Boom Arm Extensions (up to Five), Wrecking Ball, and Electromagnet Attachments

25 September 2019

3 Great Materials To Consider When Having Your Garage Door Replaced

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If you own a home, you're responsible for taking care of the garage door. If it becomes damaged beyond the point of repair, you'll need to find a suitable replacement. There are many material choices you can go with, but these three offer all sorts of advantages.  Wood If you're going for a more traditional style, wood should be at the top of your list. It works great for contemporary homes and offers a unique warmness to the exterior feel of the home.

10 August 2019