Construction Contractors

  • Three Solutions To Update Your Home With Energy Efficient AC

    If you are ready to have AC installed in your home, you have many choices, such as compact ducts, geothermal HVAC and ductless AC systems. All of these systems can give your home energy efficient AC, but one may be better for your home than it would be for another home. Here are some solutions that you may want to consider to update your home with a new AC system:
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  • Vintage Kitchen Remodel Tips

    For homeowners with older properties and a limited budget, vintage kitchen remodels aren't just fun, they're also practical because they allow the homeowner to work with the kitchen's original fixtures. These tips will help you remodel your vintage kitchen in a way that is practical, financially responsible and true to the era.  Keep--but Fix--the Old Vintage kitchen remodels are good for the pocketbook because this type of renovation allows homeowners to keep some of their old appliances and vintage kitchen features.
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  • Enhance The Space Around Your Pool With These Easy Landscaping Tricks

    Your swimming pool should feel like a natural addition to your yard, and the best way to making this happen is by improving the landscaping around the pool. With the right steps towards landscaping for pools, you can make sure that your yard looks great and that the area around your pool is well cared for and safe for you to use. Make Sure Plenty of Lighting is Provided
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  • Taking Care Of Frameless Shower Doors

    One pleasing renovation you can do to your bathroom is replacing a standard shower curtain with a frameless shower enclosure and glass doors. This type of shower enclosure will showcase tiling in your shower to be viewed from across the room, allowing it to be appreciated by those who see it. Having glass doors will also make your bathroom appear larger as a big portion of the room will not be hiding behind a curtain.
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  • Debunking Two Of Your Misbeliefs About Commercial Cleaning Services

    Keeping your business's windows clean is an important part of making your enterprise as attractive as possible to potential and existing customers. However, new business owners will often neglect this routine chore because they make the mistake of believing some relatively common misconceptions about window cleaning services. By knowing the truth behind the following two notions, you should be better able to appreciate the benefits of using these services.  Myth: Professional Commercial Window Cleanings Are Only For High Rise Buildings
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  • Four Off-Grid Solutions To Get Water From The Source To Your Home

    If you have a rural property, getting water from a source to your home can be a difficult problem to solve. This usually is done with a well pump if you use a water well, but if you want your home to also have sustainable off-grid solutions, you may want other systems. Some of the things that you can do include using ram pumps, cisterns and wind powered pumps. Here are some off-grid solutions to back up your well pump when you go off-grid:
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  • New Building Contractor's Guide To Grading Plans For Custom Home Construction

    If you are a newly licensed building contractor who just signed a contract to oversee the building of your first custom home, then you need to understand the importance of a formal grading plan for your building site. A grading plan can save your project time, money, and a lot of frustration. Here are some considerations for you to think about while working on your grading plan with your grading trade contracting company:
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  • Driveway Paving Materials And Prep Work

    If you're planning on having a driveway built on your property, make sure to understand the materials used and the unique properties of your land. Pre-existing driveways, sands, soil types or debris may cost extra or require a different approach once the paving team arrives, so it's better to discuss the conditions beforehand. Consider a few traits and exceptions that could have an impact on your driveway build. Remove Or Keep: Updating With An Existing Driveway
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  • When Thermostats Attack: Troubleshooting Your Furnace

    Your thermostat is more than just a box on the wall, it's the entire control center for your furnace. When it fails, your entire heating system may stop working properly. This can leave you chilly on cold nights. Fortunately, thermostat issues are typically quick and inexpensive repairs. If any of the following is the problem, chances are it's your thermostat. Failure to Cycle You know it's colder in the house than the current thermostat setting, but yet there is still no heat.
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  • Learn How To Turn A Dresser Into A Kitchen Cart

    If you have a large kitchen and feel like the space is too open to be comfortable, you may want to consider using a kitchen cart as a center island. The cart will be on wheels so that you can move it out of the way when you want the space to be open, and it will have storage space so that you can store things in it as well. If you search for a kitchen cart but cannot find one that matches your unique style, consider making one of your own.
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