How I Came to Love Construction

  • How To Restore Your Old Chain Link Fence

    21 May 2019

    A chain link fence will last for years, but it may eventually need repairs to fix storm damage or remove rust. If you have an old chain link fence that's been neglected and has become an eyesore on your property, you may be able to restore it and save the expense of having it replaced. Here are some ways to get your old fence looking good again. Clear Out Growth

  • Six Of The Most Common Reasons Why Homeowners Get Replacement Windows

    30 March 2019

    There are numerous reasons why windows on a home could be in need of replacement. Replacing your home's windows when necessary is important for a variety of reasons including your home's aesthetics and efficiency. The following are six common reasons to look for that could indicate that you need to get new windows for your home. Window frames are leaking and decaying. Over time, window frames will age and could be susceptible to showing signs of decay.

  • Why Your Next Commercial Building Should Be Made Out Of Metal

    31 December 2018

    Planning and constructing a commercial building is something that takes much thought and effort. Commercial buildings not only belong to you but they also must be constructed for the people who will frequent it each day as they purchase your products or services. If you're in the midst of working with a general contractor and need to decide which material will be the primary component of your next commercial building, find out why metal is truly the only way to go.

  • Tips For Bettering And Growing Your Construction Company

    21 November 2018

    If you want to grow from a skilled contractor to an entire operation, there are several steps you will need to address. Keep in mind that this is an ongoing process because you will have to keep growing and changing with your business. When you are able to be skilled with your construction work, while also managing your business, you can expect your revenue to stay fruitful. Follow these tips so that you can grow your construction business.

  • Updates To Protect Your Home Exterior From Hurricane And Winter Storms

    4 October 2018

    Winter is approaching and with it, hurricane season and other storms are beginning make their way through parts of the United States. Here are some recommended updates you can make to your home to protect it from hurricane season and other heavy winter storms that may come your way. Prepare Your Roof Your roof is your home's natural first defense from storms and wet weather, as it protects your interior from a direct hit from a storm's rain or snowfall.

  • Did You Buy A Clunker Car For Your Teenager?

    29 August 2018

    So, you now have a teenager who's driving. Mixed emotions, right? On one hand, you're probably more than just a little bit nervous to have him or her out in crazy traffic. On the other hand, won't it be nice not to be the official chauffeur anymore? Did you decide to buy a disposable car for your teenager? Perhaps you considered that, as a new driver, he or she might have at least minor accidents, and maybe even a major one.

  • Top Reasons To Finish Your Home's Basement

    11 July 2018

    Many homes have basements, and while an unfinished basement may be a good spot for the washer and dryer and the water heater, leaving the area unfinished is just wasting the space. If you already have the basement, hiring a contractor for a basement finish project the area can be a very wise idea. There are many reasons to consider investing in finishing your home's basement, such as: More Living Space

  • 3 Surprising, Yet Common, Contaminants That May Be Present In Your Water

    1 June 2018

    Water is crucial for your family's health and wellness, but it is also important for your home's function. Unfortunately, the process of moving water into your home can be challenging due to possible environmental concerns. While surprising for most homeowners to learn, their water may contain harmful toxins. These toxins not only affect the look, smell, and taste of the water, but they can also affect your family's health and wellness.

  • 3 Things To Check On An Arc Stud Welder Before You Buy It

    13 April 2018

    Arc stud welders are one of the most convenient types of welders out there, and they are highly prized by novice welders. However, even though arc stud welders are in high demand and available pretty much everywhere, no two models are exactly the same in form or function. This means that when you buy an arc stud welder for the first time, you really do have to watch what you're doing to ensure you get a model that is right for you.

  • How To Paint Laminate Countertops

    11 March 2018

    Laminate custom countertops are often installed as an inexpensive alternative to real wood. Laminate commonly lasts a long time, but, you may notice they look faded or don't match the new color scheme in your kitchen. However, you have no room in your budget to replace them. Consider giving them a paint job to update without the hassle and cost of replacement. Paint the countertops by following these instructions. Prepare to Paint the Countertops