3 Things To Do When Your Automatic Gate Breaks Down

22 August 2019
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Technology has made gaining access to your property easier than ever before. Gates can be operated using a remote control system so that you don't need to exit your vehicle or home to operate the gate. As convenient as automatic gates are, they can become a source of stress when they stop working. Take immediate action to prevent additional damage when your automatic gate won't open or close properly. 1. Activate the Manual Release Read More 

Three Services To Get With Your Tree Removal

31 May 2019
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Having a tree removed from your property is often no small job, particularly for older, mature trees or those with extensive damage. Of course, having a tree properly remove requires much more than just chopping it down. The following are several services your tree removal company should at least offer to provide to ensure that the job is completed correctly. 1) A Damage assessment A damage assessment should be completed in advance of the tree removal crew's arrival. Read More 

Caring For Reclaimed Wood Floors: Four Helpful Tips

31 May 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Reclaimed wood floors can make a beautiful addition to your home, but they do require some care that more modern, durable flooring might not. Use the following guide to keep your reclaimed wood floors looking great for years to come. Avoid Plastic And Rubber Mats If you have rugs on your reclaimed wood floors, you may be tempted to use plastic or rubber mats to keep them in place. These mats, however, can cause damage to wood flooring. Read More 

2 Signs It’s Time To Replace Your Shingled Roof’s Flashing

23 April 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you think about how your home's roof protects your house from exterior moisture, you probably only consider the shingles that cover most of it. However, the flashing is just as important as the shingles, as it keeps water from seeping in through small cracks and openings between the roof and chimneys, vent pipes, and skylight frames. When this integral part of your roofing system is damaged, leaks will occur. To keep this from happening, look for the following signs that it is time to replace your roof's flashing. Read More 

2 Mistakes To Avoid When Designing The Floor Plan Of Your Custom Built Home

5 March 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have finally reached a point in your life that you can afford to have a home built that is tailored to your desires and needs, you may be ready to jump right in and start designing the floor plan. However, while you are coming up with the design plan, make sure you avoid the following mistakes that may lead to regrets later. 1.  Neglecting to Plan for Natural Lighting Read More