Construction Contractors

About Me
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.

Search
Archive

What Type Of Lumber Should I Use For My Home Project?

31 March 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are remodeling or constructing a new home, deck, or anything involving wood, you might be wondering what kind of lumber you should use. Depending on your project, certain varieties will suit your needs better than others. Here's what to consider and why: Southern Pine If your budget allows, Southern Pine is a fantastic choice for multiple reasons. It generally contains tight knots and is free of holes, leading to higher strength and resistance to wear. Read More …

Which Mulch Is Best? Different Types of Mulch for Different Areas of the Yard

17 March 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Mulch is made from different materials including wood chips, sawdust, grass clippings, rocks and plastic. The different uses for mulch depends in part on the material it is made from, but in general, mulch is used to lock moisture into the soil, prevent the growth of weeds and regulate the temperature in the soil. The best type of mulch for any area of your yard will depend on what is located in the general vicinity of the mulch, and what the purpose of the mulch is. Read More …

Reinforcing Data Centers With Steel Framing

10 March 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

An efficient, secure data center needs to have a strong infrastructure that is flexible enough to hold any new system the company encounters. From blade servers to heavy cooling units, the needs of a data center may call for precision or large scale support. As you design your next data center addition or consider changing around server racks, consider a few ways that a team of general contractors could help you. Read More …

3 Personal Topics To Discuss With Your General Contractor When Building A Home

4 March 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are working with a general contractor to plan your home building project, you have probably kept things pretty professional so far. Although you might not see the need to discuss your personal life and personal business with your construction professional, however, there are some rather personal topics that you should bring up. By doing so, you can help ensure that your home is built to best suit your needs. Read More …

Useful Services Offered By Residential Plumbing Companies

24 February 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

In your home, one of the most used areas is the bathroom. In order to keep this part of your home working to perfection, you can utilize plumbing services. These services can do many things for your home's bathroom. Clogs One of the most stressful things to deal with in the bathroom is a clog. When your toilet gets clogged, you can't use it anymore. Fortunately, professional plumbing services can send out a plumber to your area quickly. Read More …