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The Many Types of Construction Contractor


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The Many Types of Construction Contractor

Yo! Welcome to this new blog. Last year, I decided to fix up my home. I had lived in this place for the past 20 years and since I moved in, I haven't really done a thing to it. I decided to do something about it when I arrived home one day and saw how terrible my house looked compared to my neighbour's places. I called in a range of different contractors to replace the roof, repair the walls and paint the interior. I was really pleased with the results and I picked up a lot useful tips which I would like to share with you.

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Benefits of Concrete Sealing for Finished Basements
8 November 2019

One of the leading home renovations is to finish a

Electrical Safety Tips: Preventing Mishaps in Your Home
19 October 2019

Proper upkeep of your electrical system is crucial

Shopping for Acoustic Panelling Products? Read This Guide
28 September 2019

When it comes to combatting noise in various indoo

Common Non-Destructive Methods of Testing Timber for Structural Strength
9 September 2019

Timber is slowly replacing other materials such as

3 Common Mistakes That Landscapers Make When Buying a Generator
19 August 2019

One common mistake that residential landscapers ma

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Benefits of Concrete Sealing for Finished Basements

One of the leading home renovations is to finish a basement and turn it into a living area of the home. This may be an entertainment room, playroom for children or a downstairs apartment for family. Regardless of the reason you have to finish your basement and create a new living area, there is one step you should consider. The step to consider is concrete sealing. Here are some of the benefits and what you should know about each. Read More 

Electrical Safety Tips: Preventing Mishaps in Your Home

Proper upkeep of your electrical system is crucial for ensuring that you and your family are safe. In simple terms, electricity is an essential resource in home since it facilitates lighting, promotes security and runs crucial home appliances. However, if the system is neglected, the wiring and connections will deteriorate. As a result, you could be in danger due to the risk of shock, fires and appliance damage. Here are some central tips for preventing electricity-related accident. Read More 

Shopping for Acoustic Panelling Products? Read This Guide

When it comes to combatting noise in various indoor environments, such as homes, offices, restaurants, reception halls and more, acoustic panel installation is the way to go.  Acoustic panels are sound-absorbing panels that are designed to reduce noise or echoes within a building, thus increasing the acoustic comfort of its occupants. These panels can be attached to the ceilings and interior walls of a room, be suspended or come as free-standing partitions. Read More 

Common Non-Destructive Methods of Testing Timber for Structural Strength

Timber is slowly replacing other materials such as stone and concrete as the primary construction material for modern homes. It can be attributed to the many benefits of timber, such as its recyclability and structural strength. However, if you are working on a renovation project for a timber house, it is vital to conduct tests on the existing wood. The tests allow contractors to assess the structural strength of the material. Read More 

3 Common Mistakes That Landscapers Make When Buying a Generator

One common mistake that residential landscapers make is failing to consider the probability of power outage in a project site. Most landscapers get into a project with electric equipment and assume that electrical power will be available throughout the undertaking. However, the truth is that unplanned power outages are not anything new in residential properties, and that is why investing in a generator is crucial. As an alternative source of power, a generator ensures that a project proceeds without a hitch. Read More