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Build Your Dream Home For Less Money Than You Think

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The opportunity to finally build the home of your dreams is something you might have spent a long time working towards. With that said, just because you now have the funds to get the job done does not mean you don't want to save money where you can. Here are some tips to keep in mind if you want to build your own custom home but don't want to break the bank in the process.

8 July 2019

3 Things You Will Probably Love About Having A Water Well

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If you have the option to use your municipal water supply, you may not have really thought much about the idea of installing a water well. In fact, depending on where you live, there is a good chance that you have never lived in a home that had its own water well. If you do choose to have one installed on your property, though, you will probably love these things about having a water well.

8 July 2019

Protecting Your Home With Impact Windows

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If you live in an area that is prone to extreme weather, you may be concerned about flying debris damaging your home. In hurricane-prone areas, the glass in your home can be an area of concern but impact windows in your home can reduce the risk of debris getting through the glass and allowing you to keep the comfortable look and feel to the house. Impact Glass If you are considering impact glass for your home but are not sure that it is going to look good or work as well as your current glass, rest assured, most people will not be able to tell the difference between impact glass and standard window glass.

29 May 2019

4 Ideas For Customized, Built-In Garage Storage

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Although the original purpose of the garage was to house a vehicle, most people now use this space, at least in part, for storage. If you are building a new garage, you have the exciting opportunity to build storage space into your garage from the start. Here are four ideas for customized, built-in garage storage. 1. A Loft If you cannot build your garage much larger than one or one-and-a-half car size, then consider building upward instead.

16 April 2019

Three Benefits Of Painting Your Home's Siding

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The paint on your home's siding —- or stain, if your siding is made of wood — performs a role in both the appearance of your siding itself and as a protective layer against the elements. However, just like all other materials that are exposed to the weather throughout the year, your siding's paint or stain will begin to wear away over time, which will require you to have a brand-new coat applied.

28 February 2019

Types Of Asphalt Maintenance That Prolong The Life Of Your Parking Lot

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When you have an asphalt parking lot, you need to keep it in good repair so it makes a good impression on your guests and clients. Plus, a damaged lot could be a liability if it poses a tripping hazard or other danger. Keeping a parking lot maintained is easier when you have cracks and holes filled in when they're small. Here's a look at some of the repairs an asphalt paving company can do to keep your parking lot attractive and in good repair.

16 January 2019

Why Homeowners Should Hire Professionals When Removing Trees

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There's nothing better than looking outside to see beautiful trees around your landscaping. Unfortunately, not all of your trees may survive throughout the seasons. If one dies and needs to be removed, you should contact a tree removal company for the following reasons.  Provide Heavy-Duty, Innovative Equipment  Frankly, if you tried removing a tree on your own, it would take you a really long time and could potentially be very dangerous.

5 December 2018

Pet-Friendly Window Winterizing Tips

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If the windows in your home are leaking air around them, you might as well go ahead and start burning your dollar bills now. The heat that you're losing out of those windows can end up costing you a substantial amount each year. Unfortunately, when you own pets that love looking out the windows, it can be difficult to winterize them affordably. After all, who wants to spend a day hanging shrink wrap over the windows just to have the dog rip it the first time someone pulls into the driveway?

22 October 2018

Cover And Furnish The Courtyard That Adjoins Your Hotel

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If you recently purchased a high-rise hotel building that is located along the beach and have chosen to cover and furnish the courtyard that adjoins the hotel, consider the theme, logo, and color of the hotel when planning how to implement the new additions. A pleasant area that is protected from the elements will encourage your patrons to spend time outdoors while they enjoy the view and conversate with their loved ones.

10 September 2018

Are You A Construction Contractor? Why You Need Portable Scaffolding

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If you're a construction contractor who is planning to start working on multi-story buildings it's essential for you to have scaffolding. Good, strong scaffolding lets you reach those higher levels with ease so you can work on top-floor window damage, roofs, and so much more. Traditional scaffolding is erected when needed and taken down once the job is completed. Portable scaffolding offers a number of benefits that you just can't find with the more stationary version.

15 June 2018