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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!


Ideas To Naturally Blend In Recreational Features For Custom Pool Designs

18 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Adding a pool to your home is a great way to give your home outdoor space that can be used for recreation and relaxation. With a custom pool installation, you have options like adding slides, diving boards or grottos hidden behind waterfalls. When you add features, blending them in to look more natural will make the pool more attractive. Here are some ideas to blend recreational features in with your custom pool design for a more natural appearance: Read More …

Protect Your Roof From Overlooked Dangers

18 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Roofs are durable, but they are not invincible. Even with an attention to regular maintenance, there are several dangers out there that can cause significant damage to your roof, and ultimately, other areas of your home. Learn what these dangers are so that you can adequately protect your home. Clogged Gutters Leaves, nests and even small animals can all settle inside your gutters. It might not seem like a big deal, but when it rains or snows and the moisture tries to drain into the gutters and away from your home – it can't. Read More …

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 …

5 Gutter & Roof Maintenance Tips for Your Rental Property

10 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Articles

Rental properties can be an amazing source of extra income in the short-term and also help you build wealth in the long-term as the property gains value and equity. Sometimes maintaining a rental property can be a little tricky, however, since you do not see the property every day like you do with your primary residence. One area of maintenance that shouldn't be overlooked is your gutter and roof. Here are five gutter and roof maintenance tips for your rental property: 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 …