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 basement windows installed.

Everything Need to Know About Caring for Your Chimney

27 April 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Having a home with a wood-burning fireplace tops many homeowners wish lists. They picture themselves snuggled up in front of the fireplace on cold winter nights enjoying the crackling flames. What most people don't realize, though, is that owning a home with a wood-burning fireplace comes with the responsibility to care for it. In fact, the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) states that 14 percent of all home fires are caused by improperly cleaned and maintained chimneys. Read More …

3 Reasons To Hire A Contractor For Your Masonry Repair

9 March 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If your brick retaining wall or chimney is starting to deteriorate, it's time to hire a masonry contractor. A masonry contractor can repair or rebuild your damaged masonry so that it's like new. It's tempting to complete your masonry repair yourself in hopes of saving a few dollars. However, it's essential to hire an experienced contractor for your masonry jobs. Keep reading to learn a few reasons as to why it's best to hire a contractor for your masonry work. Read More …

Protect Your Restaurant And Patrons With Commercial Asbestos Abatement

20 January 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you own an older building that your restaurant is housed in, you may be surprised to learn that you could have asbestos in a variety of places throughout the building. Used mainly as a fireproofing material on steel beams and columns, it can also be found wrapped around pipes for better insulation. You might even have tiles made out of asbestos on an old tile floor. When you go to do a renovation, you may discover asbestos tiles below your existing floor or find that a pipe in your basement is becoming unwrapped and asbestos is now exposed. Read More …

Getting Rid Of A Bad Gas Furnace

11 December 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

It is common for homeowners to have gas furnaces in their homes, although there are many other types that are used as well. Gas furnaces are great for warming up a home when it comes to central heating system, but they can also be risky when it comes to safety. For example, there is the possibility that parts of a furnace can become old and make it possible for gas to begin leaking out into a house. Read More …

Reasons To Hire A Professional Fireplace Inspector Or Chimney Sweep

4 November 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If your house has a fireplace and chimney, you have a great way to keep yourself and others nice and cozy as the temperatures begin to dip this fall. If you'd like to make it to next spring with these parts of your house still functioning properly, you will need a regular fireplace inspection and cleaning from a professional chimney sweep. Here are some of the things that getting your fireplace professionally looked at can do for you and your home. 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.