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Learning About The Three Divisions Of Construction

My name is Michael Jones and this blog focuses on the three divisions of construction. Building construction is what most people are familiar with and this consists of the building of homes and businesses. Industrial construction is the operation of erecting manufacturing plants and refineries. Infrastructure is another type of construction that focuses on the building of large projects, such as bridges and dams. I became interested in this subject many years ago after I watched a television documentary about construction. Since then, I've done a lot of research to learn everything I can about the various types of construction. If this topic also interests you, you'll find out a lot of information by reading this blog.

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Plumbing Questions You May Need Answered

5 December 2014
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Your home's plumbing system may be a mystery to you. Yet, there are many plumbing problems that you can encounter, and when these issues arise, there is a strong chance that you will need a couple of questions addressed. In particular, there are two common questions that new homeowners may need answered when they encounter a couple of routine plumbing issues.  How Do You Increase Water Pressure? Over time, it is not uncommon for the water pressure of many faucets and fixtures to start to degrade. Read More …

The Benefits Of Synthetic Slate Roofing

2 October 2014
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

While many homeowners would love to have the durability and beautiful appearance of a slate roof, for many of them it's simply out of their price range. However, by using synthetic slate (also known as composite slate) roofing you can get the best of both worlds, with high durability and beauty combined with a reasonable price tag. Material Savings Choosing synthetic slate over traditional slate will save you money and a number of ways. Read More …

Has Your Hardwood Floor Seen Better Days? Here’s How To Refinish It!

1 October 2014
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Hardwood floors can add beauty and style to your home, in addition to a great deal of value. Real estate professionals believe that the average home will sell quicker and for more money if it has hardwood floors. On the other hand, a scuffed and dented wooden floor can have the opposite effect on your home's beauty and value. If your floor has seen better days, here's how you can restore it to its former glory: Read More …

How Office Design Affects Your Work

1 October 2014
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Have you ever thought about the layout of your office? Does the place you work every day have a positive or negative affect on you? If you are thinking about designing and building a new office for your business or practice, read on to find out how different models and office designs can affect you and the work you do. The Affect on Your Mental Being You may not even give it much thought, but your environment has a big impact on your mood and mentality. Read More …

Causes Of Foundation Failure And The Signs You Will See

18 September 2014
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If the foundation under your home is not solid and stable, you will have problems with the structure and safety of your home. The sooner you realize there is a problem, and determine what is causing it, the sooner you can have it fixed. It is important to have the issue taken care of as soon as possible to prevent it from growing. Left alone, you could have walls, ceilings or floors crashing down. Read More …