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Are you interested in fixing up your house? Learn whether DIY projects or hiring a professional contractor is right for you.

How to Protect an Asphalt Driveway at Your Seasonal Cabin or Cottage

28 March 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

If you have a cabin or cottage that you use as a vacation home, then you know the importance of setting up systems to keep your property in good condition even when you're not there. This importance extends to the asphalt driveway that leads onto your property. When you're not there to observe it every day, you need to tape steps to keep in in good shape so it does not develop cracks or pot holes. Read More …

Three Tips for Preventing Soil Erosion Around Your Home

28 March 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Preventing soil erosion is extremely important. Most people never give thought to their topsoil beyond the gardener who seeks to prepare his plot each spring. But soil erosion is a very real concern, with a Washington university geologist recently stating 1 percent of topsoil is being lost every year. As it takes at least 500 years for one inch of soil to form, the concern becomes more evident—topsoil is not a quickly renewable resource. Read More …

Putting Up Stucco

28 March 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

There are many different ways that you are gong to be able to finish the exterior of your home. While each different style of finish has benefits, stucco may be a finish that you want to seriously consider. Stucco is gaining popularity because it looks extremely nice, and there are a lot of different styles and finishes that you can do with stucco. This particular finish can take a little while to master, but if stucco is applied correctly it is going to look extremely good when it is finished. Read More …

Guidelines Related To Tube Bending Work

28 March 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are handling a construction project involving pipes, there may come a time that you will need to take advantage of tube bending services. Whether you are looking to rent or purchase a tube bending machine or touch base with a tube bending company that can handle the work for you, you'll need to learn all about this process. Whether you are looking to install new plumbing or re-route piping for a hydraulic system, consider these tips and use them in order to make the most of your tube bending services. Read More …

Listen To Your Paving Contractor: 6 Dos And Don’ts Of Maintaining Your Asphalt Driveway

27 March 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

If you are having a new asphalt driveway installed for your residential property, it's imperative to enlist the services of a licensed contractor. A residential asphalt paving contractor will have the experience to get the job done right. After your asphalt driveway has been paved, you'll want to ask the paving contractor about the proper ways to maintain your driveway so it will remain in good condition. It's especially important to know if you've never owned a home before or had an asphalt driveway paved. Read More …

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Working With Professional Contractors

I have never been much of a DIY-er, but when I moved into my first home, I decided to try my hand at a few projects. My ideas blew up in my face--badly. I found myself struggling to put wiring back together and to repair the lawn that I had butchered. Instead of trying to clean up the mess and make things right on my own, I contacted a team of professional contractors for help. They were amazing to work with. They went through and worked room by room to repair my mistakes, and it was really incredible to see the difference they made.

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