2017

Tips To Mitigate Water Damage To Furniture

Construction & Contractors Blog

Flooding in your home can leave you concerned not just about the damages to the house, but also to your furnishings. Acting quickly is the key to minimizing the damage and saving as much furniture as possible. The following tips can help you take the right steps while you wait for the water damage restoration professionals to arrive. Tip #1: Move everything out The single best thing you can do is to move all furniture out of the flooded room.

11 October 2017

The Best Insulation Improvements To Prepare Your Home For The Winter Months

Construction & Contractors Blog

Before the winter months get here, you will want to prepare your home for the cold weather. Some of the chores that need to be done include maintenance to the heating, repairs and adding insulation to your home. If you want to reduce energy loss during the winter months, here are some improvements that you may want to do: 1. Insulating Areas of Your Home That Need It There are areas of your home that may be missing insulation, which is common in areas like garages, unfinished basements or a bonus room that is not finished.

11 September 2017

4 Ways To Enhance Productivity And Profits In Your Office Supply Store

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As an office supply store owner, you're probably always looking for new ways to enhance productivity and profit margins. Here are four things you can do now to start getting the results you want: Distribute Specific Goals and Guidelines An excellent way to optimize productivity among your store employees is to make sure that specific goals and guidelines are available to each of them based on their job titles. This will help ensure that they always know what is expected of them and encourage hard work so that goals can be met.

15 August 2017

Things To Know Regarding Mold On Your Home's Siding

Construction & Contractors Blog

Siding is a common and durable option that can be used for both businesses and homes. While siding can be extremely cost effective and aesthetically pleasing, it can eventually start to develop mold growth. Handling this issue can be essential for keeping your siding in good condition so that it will keep your home looking great for years. Appreciate The Long-Term Issues That Mold On Siding Can Cause There are some homeowners that will assume mold on their siding will not be a serious problem for them to encounter.

24 July 2017

Four Good Placements For A Fire Extinguisher In New Homes

Construction & Contractors Blog

When you are building a new home, there are many codes that you have to be concerned about. Fire codes are some of the most serious. Your brand new builds must be inspected to ensure they meet the city codes for fire inspectors before there can be a certificate of occupancy. One thing that is necessary in all homes is a fire extinguisher. Here are four different places you should consider for a fire extinguisher.

25 June 2017

Renovating Your Commercial Building? Ways To Do So In An Eco-Friendly Manner

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If you have decided that now is the time to renovate your commercial building and make it into something fresh and new, then there are many different decisions that you will need to make in order to get the job done. When one of your goals is to make sure that all of your business practices and upgrades are as eco-friendly and green as possible, one of your primary points of focus in your commercial building renovations will be the environmental impact and implications of those renovations and changes.

2 February 2017

Living In A New House With A Loud Sump Pump? What To Do

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If you are living in a home you recently purchased and you've never heard the sump pump kick on, or you don't think it's working correctly, there are some things you can do to test the unit. You don't want to wait until there is water at the bottom of the stairs to find out that you don't have good drainage or that you don't have a sump pump that works.

9 January 2017

Constructing a New Roof? Two Tips to Help You Choose the Right Material

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When you're constructing a new roof, the most important decision you'll have to make is what material you will use. You need a material that is going to be durable because you want your investment to be well worth it. Although you may be thinking that price is the central factor, it's vital that you look beyond the initial cost because that may not be the main concern in the long run.

3 January 2017