Life and Construction

Restore Your Home: How to Choose the Right Type of Siding for Your Home

9 November 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If the exterior of your home is weather-beaten, and in need of a makeover, it's time to think about your options. If siding isn't on your list of options, it's time to change your list. Siding provides benefits that you might not have thought about. In fact, siding can protect your home from energy loss, water damage, and even wood rot. But, before you invest in new siding for your home, make sure you choose the right material. Read More …

Why You Should Consider Commercial Rolling Shutters For Your Shop

3 November 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you live in a region of the country where strong storms are possible, you may worry about the windows in your shop. Strong wind or flying debris can knock out window glass, and then your shop is at risk of water damage and theft. Rolling shutters could be the solution you need. Here's why they could be a good match for your shop. Rolling Shutters Are Made Of Strong Metal Read More …

The Benefits Of Vinyl Siding Installation In Homes

28 October 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Your entire home is designed to protect you and your family from the harsh weather outside. However, it is the exterior surfaces of your home that take the brunt of daily exposure to extreme weather conditions. That is why your home's exterior requires an additional layer of protection from the elements. House siding installation is intended to achieve that goal—protect your house's exterior from destructive weather elements. But which type of siding should you install on your home? Read More …

3 Features To Think About When Developing A Dock Construction Plan

21 October 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When wanting to get a dock installed by a body of water near your home, a construction company will work with you to create a dock construction plan. The plan will provide in-depth details of what your dock will look like and how much space it will take up before it gets built and installed in the perfect spot. How Long Does the Dock Need to Be? Figure out the length required for the dock to stretch out from the back of your property to the water. Read More …

Tips When Dealing With Possible Garage Door Spring Problems

15 October 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

An essential part of automatic garage doors is the spring mechanism. It counteracts gravity to make garage doors lighter and function more efficiently. Eventually, these springs will run into problems. You should address them in these particular ways. Don't Automatically Worry When There Is Noise  You will probably hear some noises coming from the springs over the years. Although noises typically indicate something is wrong with garage door parts, that's not necessarily the case with garage door springs. 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.