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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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Call In The Picker Truck: 3 Unique Uses

27 July 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Industrial equipment plays an important role in helping construction crews complete their assigned tasks. While a picker truck, which is a truck that contains an extendable bucket in which a worker can stand in to reach high elevations, is a common object seen on construction sites, these trucks have had some unique uses throughout the years. To help you better understand the versatility of a picker truck, here are three situations where people found unique ways to use these industrial vehicles. Read More …

The Benefits Of PVC Gutters

2 July 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

PVC gutters are an alternative to the more traditional aluminum or steel gutters that most homes use. Because of PVC's distinct qualities as a building material, PVC gutters provide a unique set of benefits to the roofs that they are installed on. Understanding what PVC gutters have to offer can help you decide whether or not they are the right fit for your home. The Benefits of PVC Gutters Seamless: PVC gutters are made out of molded plastic, and are made in a single long unit. Read More …

How To Cut Costs When Hiring Movers

9 June 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Are you worried about the cost of hiring professional movers, like the ones at francis movers company? If so then you may find it comforting that hiring movers can be much cheaper than you think.  Rather than assume that professional moving services are going to cost too much, be sure that you find ways to help cut the cost of your services. There are a few helpful and easy tips that can definitely help you keep the cost of your moving services low, such as: Read More …

Advantages Of Slot Trenching Through Hydro-Excavation

1 June 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Slot trenching tends to be a very common purpose for hydro-excavation. Slot trenching is the process of creating relatively narrow trenches for a variety of different purposes. Possible purposes include installing pipes, utility lines, or sprinkler systems, uncovering previously laid utility lines, and installing ground lines around a foundation's perimeter.  Although in the past other equipment such as mechanical ditch trenchers were used for slot trenching, hydro-excavating has rapidly taken over as the major means of carrying out this excavation task because of the many advantages it offers. Read More …

Things To Consider Before Renting A Mini Excavator For The First Time

20 May 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're the adventurous type of person who loves to take on new challenges, perhaps you should consider renting a mini excavator for digging trenches, moving around huge rocks and piles of debris or various other mechanized excavating activities. Learning can be a rewarding experience on its own and you'll certainly save a decent chunk of cash doing it on your own rather than leaving it to the professionals. But there are some important downsides you should consider before renting a mini excavator for the first time. Read More …