Electrical Warnings Homeowners Shouldn’t Ignore

15 March 2019
 Categories: , Blog

As a homeowner, recognizing electrical problems is essential, because it can help you spot potential electrical emergencies before they happen. The sooner you recognize the signs of a problem, the easier it is to have it addressed before you face potentially devastating issues. Here are some of the earliest warning signs that your home's electrical wiring is in need of maintenance or repair. Breaker Or Fuse Problems Under ordinary use, your home's electrical circuits should be able to hold up to the demand placed on it. Read More 

Debunking 3 Log Home Myths

29 January 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Whether you are considering building from the ground up or buying an existing one, log homes can be a great option to consider. From their rustic appeal and unique appearance, it is easy to see why so many are considering a log home for their own family. Of course, there are individuals who believe a few unkind myths regarding this type of home. By debunking these common myths, you will be able to learn if a log home is the right option for you and your family. Read More 

Signs You Are In Need Of Chimney Repair

14 December 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When it comes to knowing whether your chimney needs to be repaired, you may not necessarily be able to tell by just looking at the chimney that it isn't safe. However, there are certain signs that may be visible that will let you know that repairs are necessary. Ensuring your chimney is in tip-top shape is vital to preventing fire hazards and keeping you, your family, and your home safe. So, it is important that all homeowners with chimneys in the home be familiar with these signs of chimney damage. Read More 

Repairing And Preventing A Wet Basement

3 November 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Water in your basement, whether it's from a leak, a flood, or external source, can lead to extensive damage and expensive repairs if it isn't promptly dealt with. If you have water damage in your basement, not only is it important to fix the problem quickly but after repairs are made it preventative methods must be put in place to avoid the risk of future problems. Here are a few tips to repair the source of leaks and the different basement waterproofing options to prevent future problems. Read More 

Frame Your Steel Building Properly

24 September 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The addition of a steel building to your property can provide you with the additional space you need. Steel buildings can be constructed quite easily, but this doesn't mean that there isn't some planning involved in the construction process. Before you begin building, you need to carefully consider the layout of your steel building. The type of framing used to erect your steel building will have a significant effect on the usability of the building's interior space. Read More