2020

The Pros And Cons Of Using A Metal Roof On A Residence

Construction & Contractors Blog

Metal roofs provide a lot of visual appeal to a house, and they're also very durable. People often think of a metal roof installation as a primarily commercial solution. However, residential metal roofing is popular, too. If you're considering using this approach to residential roofing, it's worth thinking about the following pros and cons. Pro: Many Options The world is littered with houses that have black asphalt roofs. While there's nothing wrong with that, it's far from the most visually exciting thing.

27 October 2020

3 Mistakes To Avoid When Remodeling A Bathroom

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Completely remodeling a bathroom can be very exciting. However, this type of project also tends to be expensive, so the last thing that you want is for the final results to be lacking-- you should be completely satisfied with a bathroom remodel. If you have never had a bathroom remodeled before, some aspects of the project may feel overwhelming.Try to stay focused and look at the big picture so you don't make errors that can affect the final outcome of your remodel.

31 August 2020

Why Is Copper Theft Still A Thing?

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Shortly after the Great Recession, copper prices surged, and the metal became a target of theft — a lot of theft, so much that it was considered an epidemic. Crooks stripped copper from whatever they could find so they could bring the copper to a scrap yard or recycling center to get cash in return. A few years later, in 2020, copper theft is still a problem for two simple reasons.

9 July 2020

Commercial Landscaping Soil Stabilization To Prevent Rock Falls And Problems With Unstable Soils

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The unstable soils around your business can cause hazards that can become costly to your business. Therefore, you want to have a good landscaping design and soil stabilization solution to prevent damage to your business. The following landscaping and soil stabilization solutions will help you prevent commercial rockfall problems and soil movement: Containing Existing Problems With Erosion And Soil Movement That Cause Damage To Your Business There are existing problems with erosion and loose soil that you will want to take care of before doing other improvements.

22 May 2020

What Happens When You Get Your Roof Replaced?

Construction & Contractors Blog

Think you need a new roof installed on your home? It helps to know the warning signs and replacement process that you will have to go through to get this job done.  The Warning Signs There should be some clear signs that your home is in need of roof replacement. You may notice the problem inside your home with dark water spots in the underside of the roof deck. This means water is seeping through the wood since it can get past the roofing material.

30 March 2020

Understanding Iron And Manganese In Your Well Water

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When you have iron and manganese in your well water, you might also notice a terrible odor. The presence of iron and manganese in well water can be a source of the terrible odor. Fortunately, there is something that can be done about it. The Prevalence of Iron Iron is commonly found in water because it is one of the Earth's most plentiful resources. When you discover iron in your water, the iron will likely be in a dissolved state.

10 February 2020