Planning To Install New Gutters? 3 Things To Know

31 January 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Your home's gutter system has an important role. Gutters are attached to your roof and connected to downspouts to move water away from your home. The downspouts then move water away from your home's foundation. Without a proper gutter system, your home could end up with significant water damage. If your gutters are damaged or nearing the end of their useful lifespan, it's time for new ones. Here are a few things to know about gutter installation. Read More …

Mistakes To Avoid When Buying A Walk-In Bathtub

17 January 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Walk-in tubs are primarily designed for people who have limited mobility. These bathtubs have a low-entry threshold allowing you to bathe in privacy without assistance. When shopping for a walk-in bathtub, avoid the following mistakes. Wrong Measurements When choosing a walk-in bathtub, measure the seat width and soaking depth. To find the appropriate seat width, measure your body's widest point. The seat width should be wider than the bather. The greater the soaking depth, the more water you will require to fill it. Read More …

Window Replacement Project? 3 Ways Using Double Glazing Windows Can Help Reduce Utility Bills

6 January 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Most homeowners work to cut their heating and cooling bills by insulating their ceiling, sealing the spaces between the floorboards, using draught-proofing strips on their doors, and using a removable chimney balloon. However, most people often overlook the windows. That's because most people do not know that the type of windows in their homes determines how much energy the HVAC consumes. Here are three ways that double-glazing window replacement can help reduce energy consumption. Read More …

4 Factors That Affect The Durability Of Residential Concrete

16 December 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The goal of residential concrete construction is to achieve great durability. Homeowners and contractors both need to be aware of the factors that affect how durable concrete is likely to be. You and a contractor should discuss these four issues before starting residential concrete work. Preparation of the Site One of the most critical factors is the level of site preparation. Many sites have issues with soil stability, for example. If unaddressed, unstable soil can loosen underneath finished concrete. Read More …

Why Your Business Should Outsource Asphalt Paving Work To A Professional Service

1 December 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Does your building's parking lot look like it's seen better days? Are you beginning to look into what needs to be done to either perform some serious repair on your lot or replace it completely? While your business might have some staffers who are good with doing construction or building maintenance and repair, your parking lot is one area that would be best served by a dedicated professional. Here's why you should outsource the upcoming repair or replacement of your asphalt parking lot to a company that specializes in asphalt paving services. Read More …