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Overseeing Residential Construction Projects

Whether building a new home or revamping an old one, it feels good to be able to rely on an experienced contractor to make sure the job gets done right. But just because you have a professional by your side doesn't mean that you shouldn't have an understanding of how your construction project should be handled. If you don't know what to expect from your contractor, their team, and even your own efforts during construction, you won't know whether anything important is being overlooked or that labor production is inefficiant. This blog was designed to provide visitors like you with the tips, tricks, insights, and guidelines that are needed to successfully oversee any type of construction project. Thanks for stopping by!


TPO Roofing: A Great Choice For Flat And Low-Slope Roofs

18 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Do you have a flat or low-slope roof? If so, conventional roofing materials like shingles and cedar shakes won't work for you. The moisture will sit on the roof for too long, causing too much damage to these materials. While there are several types of roofing that do work well on flat and low-slope roofs, TPO is the best option for many homeowners. Here's a closer look at this material and its advantages. Read More …

Diagnosing A Leaking Pressure Tank Bladder

2 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

One of the more advanced types of pressure tanks is the bladder pressure tank. The bladder is designed to keep the water and air separate so that the pressure tank remains effective. However, the bladder pressure tank can sometimes leak and will need to be repaired or replaced in order to ensure that the pressure tank has enough pressure to supply well water. Diagnosing A Leaking Bladder You will be able to discover if your tank has a bladder leak by checking its air charge. Read More …

4 Questions To Ask Your New Residential Asphalt Contractor

25 April 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Creating a new driveway can be a big job and is sure to create some of stress in your life. However, the key to getting this project completed will rest in finding the ideal professional to assist you. The good news is here are many asphalt contractors out there that are more than willing to help you with your driveway project. However, the key to finding the best one to do the job for you will rest in asking the right questions beforehand. Read More …

Water Heaters Burst? 3 Steps To Take Immediately Following This Water-Related Emergency

19 April 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you bought your house, you knew that the water heater was a little out of date, and you kept meaning to get it inspected and serviced. Then, life happened, and you got preoccupied with handling all of the things that came up after you moved. Now, you are staring at a disturbing amount of water pouring out of your water heater, and you have no idea where to even begin. Read More …

Three Sump Pump Mistakes to Avoid

10 April 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

In areas prone to flooding or with a high water table, a sump pump is a must to ensure that your basement, crawlspace, or lower level doesn't flood. You must make sure it is working properly, as it can be a disaster if it failss when you need it most. The following will help you avoid some major mistakes. #1: Skipping regular tests In many homes the sump pump only runs irregularly, so it could malfunction and you would be none the wiser until your home begins to flood. Read More …