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  • Things To Ask When Renting A Crane For Your Project


    Taking on new and bigger projects is a sure way to expand your contracting and construction business, but it also means that you may need to subcontract out the more specialized services. One of these services you may need on a larger project is a crane service to handle any heavy lifting. Cranes themselves are expensive, and it can also be less than cost-effective to keep a licensed crane operator on staff if your business doesn't use this equipment often.
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  • 4 Upgrades To Drainage That You Will Want To Do Before Installing Or Upgrading Waterproofing


    If you are planning on installing waterproofing systems to protect your basement from water damage, there are some things that need to be done to prepare for these improvements. To start, you need to make sure you have good drainage before you even begin with any repairs that need to be done. The following drainage upgrades will help you prepare your home for a new waterproofing system to protect your foundation:
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  • 3 Septic Tank Mistakes To Avoid


    Maintenance is key on most parts of your home, but maintenance is even more important if you have a septic tank. The septic system moves waste out and away from your home, so ensuring it is in proper working condition is imperative for avoiding overwhelming leaks or other flooding and health hazards. This guide will help you learn a few common septic tank mistakes to avoid. Flushing Unsafe Items Many homeowners have the mindset that once an item is flushed down the toilet, it is out of sight and out of mind.
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  • Yes, You Can Have A Fireplace There


    A Fireplace can add warmth and ambience to a room or area. If you have decided that you want to have one in your home, you probably have been looking around for a unit that will fit where you want it. Sometimes there will not be a premade fireplace that will go where you want it. However, you do not have to give up on your plans because of this. Contact a company that creates custom fireplaces and ask to meet with them.
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  • Why You May Need More Dedicated Circuits Added To Your Home's Electrical System


    If you live in an older home, you probably have many of your electrical items plugged into the same circuit. Older homes weren't built with the anticipation you'd be using the computers and various appliances that are common today. Newer homes usually have dedicated circuits for individual appliances for safety reasons and to prevent tripping the circuits when you use too many things at the same time. You can hire an electrician to add more circuits to your older home and set up dedicated circuits for appliances that need them.
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  • 4 Tips For Replacing Your Roof With Renewable Energy Solutions And Integration


    In the past, adding renewable energy typically meant installing things like unsightly solar panels and equipment. Today, the options have changed and the renewable energy systems you add to your roof replacement can be inconspicuous and attractive. Here are some roofing choices to consider adding renewable energy in an attractive way when you replace your roof. 1. Recessed Solar Water Heater on The Roof of Your Home One of the options that you will want to consider if you do not want to invest in conventional solar panels is water heaters.
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  • Why A Wet-Vac Isn't Enough: 3 Future Problems That Commercial Restoration Stops Now


    You know that a bad flood with water rising several feet high and coursing throughout your building requires a professional flood damage restoration effort. But did you know that even a smaller flood, like a burst pipe or overnight flooding from rains seeping in from under the door requires professional help, too? As tempting as it may be to simply rent a wet-vac and set up a giant fan, you need to have a restoration company evaluate the damage to prevent additional problems later on.
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  • Electric Cordless Lawn Equipment: What You Can Get, And How It Works


    Lawn care equipment is essential to the maintenance of all properties. However, if you are a landscaping contractor who is trying to promote your business as an eco-friendly one, you will want and need lawn care equipment that is economical, fully functional, and very "green." The best possible solution is electrical lawn care equipment since it utilizes a power source that will not pollute the environment  Additionally, this type of equipment often operates at lower decibels of sound, reducing the noise pollution that so many pieces of yard equipment are known to do.
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  • Remodeling Your Bathroom And Living In A Small Space? 3 Features To Include


    Remodeling your bathroom can be a great move when you live in a smaller space and are concerned with how your bathroom feels cramped. If you're unhappy with the way that your bathroom is laid out, you'll need to take care to look into features that can help maximize functionality in the bathroom and ensure that it feels better put together. Instead of rushing into getting just any features installed during the bathroom remodeling, consider the following projects that can improve your bathroom considerably.
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  • Roof Dry Rot - What Is It And How To Prevent It


    The shingles may look like they're in great shape; unfortunately, that doesn't mean that there isn't a problem that you can't see. The average homeowner doesn't climb up onto their roof, so discovering wood rot often goes unnoticed until there are professional roofing inspections done or if there is sagging or other noticeable problems. To ensure you get the maximum life from your roof as well as the structure of your home, it is important to understand what dry rot is, the cause, and the prevention.
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