Common Mistakes To Avoid When Refinishing Hardwood Floors

27 March 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you've decided to refinish your hardwood floors, you may feel like the hard part is over. Perhaps you've already chosen a finish and you have all the tools you'll need for the job. In spite of this, there are still a few common mistakes that you need to watch out for. These are some of the most common errors to avoid with this kind of project. Sanding Too Much Read More …

How To Avoid Common DIY Door Replacement Mistakes

9 March 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Replacing your door is one of the most common home improvement projects, but it can be easy to make mistakes that cost you time and money. This article covers some of the most common DIY door replacement mistakes so you can confidently tackle this project yourself.  Not Measuring Properly Before you even start shopping for a new door, you first need to accurately measure the opening. You don't want to buy a door that won't fit in your home. Read More …

4 Unique Ideas You Should Consider For A Country Kitchen Remodel

28 February 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Giving your kitchen a facelift can be daunting, especially if you're looking to capture the charm of a classic country kitchen. From the right appliances to the right furnishings, you'll want to ensure the remodel is done correctly. A contractor can assess your theme and provide design consultation to ensure the result is exactly what you hoped for. Here are four unique ideas that you should consider when remodeling your country kitchen:  Read More …

What Are The Signs You Need A New Sewer Pump?

10 February 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A sewage pump is a vital component of any home's plumbing system, and it plays an important role in ensuring that wastewater is transported away from your property safely and efficiently. Unfortunately, these pumps do not last forever, and it is necessary to know when it's time to replace them. Here are three signs that indicate you need a new sewage pump.  Unusual Noises or Vibrations One of the most obvious signs that you require a new sewage pump is if it begins making unusual noises or vibrations. Read More …

Repairing Your Damaged Deck

31 January 2023
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The deck may be one of the areas of your yard where you and your family spend the most time. However, the reality is that there may be many situations where a person may have to arrange for major repairs to be done to their deck in order to keep it a safe area to use. Rotted Planks Rotted planks can be one of the most common issues that a wood deck is likely to experience over the years. Read More …

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Life and Construction

Tomorrow, as you go through your daily life, try making a list of everything you can thank a construction worker for. Before you even step out your door, you'll probably have to list several contractors who worked on your home, from the painters to the drywall hangers. Then, you'll drive down the road, noting the work of the road construction companies. By the end of the day, your list will be pretty long. We know — because we've done this experiment ourselves. It is actually what inspired us to write this blog about construction work. With so many contractors to thank, we figured we could share a bit about their work while we're at it.