Ready-Mix Concrete Design Options

Construction & Contractors Blog

Putting in a new patio, sidewalk, or driveway is a great opportunity to improve the appearance and curb appeal of your home. If you think that using a ready-mix concrete service to lay the new paving means you are stuck with boring gray, think again. The following are just a few of the decorative options that you have available to you. Tinting The days of gray concrete are long gone. There are many options for adding color to your concrete, whether you want an understated terracotta or a bold color such as blue or green.

30 June 2019

3 Basement Waterproofing Myths And The Truth Surrounding Those Myths

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you have a basement that floods when it rains, you may be thinking about waterproofing your basement. Unfortunately, you may have heard one of the many myths that is out there floating around about basement waterproofing and decided it wasn't right for you based on that myth. Learning the truth about these myths can help you educate yourself and make an informed decision about whether basement waterproofing is ideal for your home.

19 May 2019

Tips To Help Protect Your Flooring During An Interior Painting Project

Construction & Contractors Blog

When working to paint the interior of your home, one of the greatest concerns that you may have is the damage that can occur to your flooring. All that it takes is one small dollop of paint positioned perfectly on the floor to have someone track it through every room of the house. Here, you'll find a few tips that'll help to protect your flooring from damage during an interior painting project.

4 April 2019

What To Expect When Having A Custom Walk-In Shower Installed

Construction & Contractors Blog

An old, worn out combination bathtub/shower can be quite an eyesore in a bathroom. If you're tired of your bathroom's combination bathtub/shower, you may want to consider having it taken out and replaced with a custom walk-in shower. A custom walk-in shower is a beautiful addition to any bathroom, and you can design the shower to meet your needs. A custom walk-in shower should always be installed by an experienced and licensed contractor.

20 February 2019

4 Things You Should Know About Maintenance And Repair Needs Of Submersible Well Pumps

Construction & Contractors Blog

Do you have a submersible well pump installed for your well? Does it sometimes seem to work only when it wants to? This is one of the unique problems of submersible pumps that may be due to twisted wiring and will eventually require repairs. There are some other unique problems that you will want to know about the maintenance and repair needs of your pump. Here are some tips to help with the maintenance and repair needs of submersible well pumps:

28 November 2018

A Look At The Little-Known Advantages Of Impact Window Installation

Construction & Contractors Blog

Made with aluminum or steel frames, highly-resilient glass made of special materials, and other remarkable features make impact windows one of the best investments you can make in your home if you live in a hurricane-prone area. The typical advantages of these windows are easy enough to see for the average homeowner. You get a stronger overall structure for your house that is better capable of withstanding wind, windthrown objects, and even hail or sharp pelting rain.

28 November 2018

Basic Maintenance For Oil Burners

Construction & Contractors Blog

Heating systems are relied upon by homeowners across the country to provide the heat needed to keep indoor temperatures at a comfortable level during the cold winter months. There are many different types of heating systems in use today. One popular type of heating system is an oil burner. Sometimes referred to as a pressure burner, oil burners spray oil into a combustion chamber at high pressures. The oil is ignited by a spark, generating heat as it burns.

10 October 2018