How dark is your basement? Do you use your basement for things other than storage? Maybe, it is time for you to look into getting basement windows installed.

What You Need To Know About Drywall Recycling

28 April 2018
 Categories: , Blog

A home renovation project can create a significant amount of waste. If you are altering the layout of your home, you will likely be knocking down existing walls and removing construction materials from your home in bulk. Drywall makes up a significant portion of the waste generated during the average remodel. Instead of letting your old drywall end up in the landfill, consider recycling it instead. Drywall contains gypsum. The chalky material that is sandwiched between exterior papers in drywall boards contains high concentrations of gypsum. Read More …

4 Benefits Of Hiring A General Contractor For A Home Remodeling Project

28 April 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Remodeling rooms in your home can add a lot of value to your house while also making the rooms more visually appealing and functional. While a homeowner can opt to hire different contractors for all aspects of a remodeling project, the best thing to do is hire a general contractor. A general contractor oversees all aspects of a remodeling project from start to finish. Some of the top benefits of hiring a general remodeling contractor for your next home remodeling contract include: Read More …

How To Repair A Damaged Quartz Countertop

16 March 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Quartz is a highly durable surface, constructed from crushed quartz stones bonded with resin to make a slab. Only diamond, topaz, and corundum pass it on the hardness scale. However, in spite of the hardness, you still may notice the occasional scratches, cracks, or chips from faulty installation and heavy objects.  Fixing the damage saves money on replacement as well as professional repairs. Fix the quartz countertop by following these steps. Read More …

Soil Erosion And Wet Basements: How Do Your Gutters Affect Them?

5 February 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you find large amounts of water inside your basement or crawl space, the first thing you might do is check your plumbing pipes for leaks. But if you don't detect leaks in your plumbing system, check the soil around your basement for erosion. If the soil is eroded, you may need to replace the gutters around your roof. Your gutters can trigger a chain reaction of problems in your home if they're damaged. Read More …

3 Things To Understand About The Mortgage Surveying Process

21 December 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are in the process of purchasing some property, you need to make sure that you have a survey done before the sale is finalized. A survey is a great way to back up and make sure that everything that you know about the property is true and accurate.  #1 Ask For References You may have a difficult time finding a surveyor in your area to work with just by searching online. Read More …

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basement renovations - a step by step walk-through

How dark is your basement? Do you use your basement for things other than storage? Maybe, it is time for you to look into getting some basement windows installed. My website is stuffed with information that I had learned as I completed a full basement renovation. Before the renovation, my basement was nothing but cement floors and cinder block walls. Now, it is the perfect living and game room for my family to enjoy throughout the year. We have more than enough space to host the family gatherings and the setting is bright, comfortable and pleasing to everyone that comes for a visit.