Your Insulation Contractor Is More Important Than You Think

27 May 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When starting a new construction project, one of the most important tasks to take care of is the selection of the contractors who will perform most of the work. Most people put the majority of their focus on builders, electricians, and plumbers, but an equally important and oft-neglected part of the construction process is the installation of insulation. A structure's insulation is a key part of its envelope, helping to prevent the leakage of warm or cool air. Read More 

Need a New Well? 4 Tips to Help You Prepare for Dig Day

12 April 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're going to be having a new well installed in your yard, it's time to prepare for the project. A lot of advance planning should go into the process, especially if you want to avoid problems on dig day. Here are some tips that will help you avoid complications while your well is being installed. Make Sure You Have Your Permits Before dig day arrives, make sure you have all the right permits on hand. Read More 

3 Smart Ways To Invest Money

26 February 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Saving money is one of the things in life that many people struggle to do, especially in large amounts. However, there are some people who are able to put money into a bank account even if they are working a simple job that pays minimum wage. No matter how you are able to save money, it is important to invest it wisely when you are ready to do so. For instance, spend money on the things that can earn you a return in the future that you will be proud of. Read More 

Am I Ready To Build With A Log Cabin Kit?

11 January 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you are constructing a log cabin home, you have the choice between purchasing all of the materials individually or using a log cabin kit. Kits are often used as a way to make the process easier. You might think that you'll save more money by purchasing all of the supplies yourself, but there are several things that can go wrong. Buying the Right Materials One issue with not using a log cabin kit is that you may make mistakes when purchasing the materials. Read More 

Lead Paint Abatement: Don’t Be Fooled When Someone Tells You Paint Covers It

3 December 2018
 Categories: , Blog

If you move into a new house or apartment that predates 1978, do your due diligence. The previous owner or landlord might have said that any lead paint that might be in the home is covered, but that may not be the case. Check with the state and county records to see if any lead paint abatement projects were completed on this house or apartment in the last two decades. The county and/or state records will reflect this work because it has to meet with EPA standards before the home/apartment can pass inspection for lead paint. Read More