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Choosing the Right Material For a Construction Project

  • 3 Common Questions About House Demolition

    Whether you are tearing down and starting again after living in a property for many years or are purchasing a house just for the land it is on, you are going to need professional demolition services. Unfortunately, this is never as glamorous as people imagine. Do not expect that you can engage a demolition service and they will show up a few hours later, ready to knock the house down! Demolition work, by its very nature, requires a huge amount of preparation work and planning in order to do the job well and ensure maximum safety both for those working on the site and those who are nearby.

  • The Subtle Signs of Hidden Water Damage in Your Ceiling

    A healthy ceiling is vital for the safety and luxury of your home. Left undressed, an injury from a water damaged ceiling can cause major damage to your home. Leaks from your ceiling can stay hidden and without much evidence but will also leave you with a completely damaged roof and a huge repair bill. Wondering how you can spot water damage in your ceiling? Here's how! Stained ceilings If you spot a large or a small discolouration on your ceiling, you may have a leak.

  • 3 Cabling Tips for Every New Data Cable Installer

    Getting your first contract as a cable installer can be a little bit overwhelming especially if it is your first time working alone. From drilling holes in the walls, to running hundreds of feet of cable over and around obstacles, the entire process can feel intimidating. Therefore, without confidence, it is easy to make a lot of mistakes when laying data cabling. However, with the right tips, you can avoid potential errors and deliver an excellent installation.

  • Tips for energy efficient aluminium interior shutters this summer

    Shutters are one of the most common and popular window types in the home. People prefer using them because they are easy to install, smart, and they are easy to maintain. Shutters come in a variety of materials from the traditional wood, fiberglass, vinyl and aluminium. Aluminium shutters are gaining popularity because they are light, durable and require very little maintenance. If you are thinking about installing shutters in your home this summer, here are a few tips that will help you achieve the most energy efficient interior shutters.

  • How to Turn a Stainless Steel Tube Into a Wall Wine Rack

    If you're restoring your home and you like industrial-inspired looks, you may want to integrate some stainless steel into your design. Stainless steel can be great for appliances, kitchen countertops, railings and a host of other applications. However, you may also want to turn a stainless steel tube into a fun wine rack for your wall. Here are some ideas to help you get started. Holes for the Wine Bottles

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    Choosing the Right Material For a Construction Project

    If you are planning to start a new construction project, you may be wondering about the best type of materials to use. About 6 months ago, I decided to carry out an extensive renovation of my home. This would involve demolishing one wall, extending the kitchen and the construction of a new patio area. I really wasn't sure which materials would be best. I consulted with a contractor and he explained the pros and cons of each material. In the end, I opted for wood and steel. I am really pleased with the end results. I hope this blog helps you to plan your construction project.

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