3 Ways To Prevent Basement Water Damage

9 December 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you live in an area known for heavy storms and flooding, your basement is definitely vulnerable to water damage. Even for homeowners who don't live in a floodplain, however, flooding and water damage can still happen unexpectedly. Since a flooded basement can quickly cause damage to your belongings and electrical system and lead to serious problems such as mold, it is best to be proactive and prevent basement water damage from ever happening. Read More 

Four Ways To Minimize The Energy Your Hot Water Tank Uses

1 October 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Your hot water heater is one of the largest energy consumers in your home. From showers to handwashing to dishes, hot water is in high demand in most homes. If you're looking for ways to reduce the energy costs associated with your hot water heater, there are a few things that you can do. Here are four steps to take now to help minimize those costs: Reduce Your Water Consumption Read More 

Concrete Pumping: Equipment Used And The Benefits Of Concrete Pumping

1 October 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Concrete is one of the most commonly used building materials; however, it can sometimes be difficult to pour, especially when it is being used in large volumes. Concrete starts as a liquid and it thickens as it dries, so it has to be installed rather quickly, and not all job sites have easy access for standard concrete trucks. With the appropriate type of equipment, concrete can be delivered and poured into tight places; in an area where a standard concrete truck usually wouldn't fit. Read More 

What Is the Truth About Construction Metal Recycling?

17 July 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Scrap metal recycling from a construction site has its benefits, including helping the environment. Unfortunately, some project managers do not see the benefit in contracting with a metal recycling company because of misconceptions about the practice. To help you better understand the benefits of scrap metal recycling, here are some of the misconceptions and truths about it.   Recycling Slows Down a Project  Sorting and transporting the scrap metal from a construction site takes time. Read More 

Safety Tips While Drilling A Well

21 February 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are the manager of a company that specializes in drilling wells, there's a good chance that you want to get the job done as fast as possible. However, you also know that taking appropriate safety precautions is critical in order to make sure that you don't have high employee turnover and are able to keep all of your employees happy and healthy. Here are some tips for making drilling a well safer for your employees. Read More