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.

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 …

Trying To Keep Expenses Low? How To Minimize The Cost Of Flooring Installation

17 November 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If the flooring in your home is old and dated, it may be time to get rid of it and install something new. But if money is tight, you may be looking to keep costs for the new floors down. If this is something you are looking to do, here are a few of the ways that you can help to minimize the cost of flooring installation, which can help you stick to a tight budget. Read More …

Three Signs Your Sewer Pump Requires Repair Or Replacement

15 October 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Your sewer ejector pump is a vital component of your home's plumbing system. This pump rests in a covered receptacle or pit in your basement, and its job is to pump all of your waste and waste water out through the main sewer pipe to the public sewer system. If this pump fails, it can lead to sewage spills and backups -- so you really want to keep your eyes open for warning signs that often precede failure. Read More …

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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.