Learning About The Three Divisions Of Construction

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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.


The Simple Guide To Finding Water And Drilling For Rural Homes Without Utility Services

4 May 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you live in an area that has few utility services, there are some basic needs like water that you will need for your home. This can be difficult if you are not sure where the best place to drill is and what type of mechanical systems you need for a water well. There are a lot of things that you can do to find water and get the well for your home drilled. Read More …

Keep The Water Flowing And Your Home Secure - Warning Signs Of Sewer Line Clogs

20 April 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Owning your own home can be extremely exciting and rewarding, but it also comes with a wide variety of challenges. Chief among these is developing the knowledge base that allows you to predict household incidents before they occur and being ready to respond appropriately. Your sewer system is one of the more specialized but also more vital of these potential sources of home trouble. Below, you'll find a guide to some warning signs that you may be facing a backup in your sewage system. Read More …

Ideas For A Terraced Deck

9 April 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Perhaps you need to accommodate a sloping yard, or you want to connect a second-story deck to the one below. Maybe a multi-level deck simply makes sense for your organizational needs. Whatever the reason, design an attractive deck with terraced levels. Material Options Terraced decks are often made of hardwood with either wooden or metal railings. Hardwood comes in numerous options and finishes, making it a versatile choice. Stone pavers and tiles are beautiful options for traditional or Mediterranean style decks. Read More …

3 Terrific Ideas For Remodeling Your Basement

6 April 2015
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

It's about time the basement started pulling its own weight in your home. No more just sitting there taking up space. Transform your basement into a useful space that complements your home and your lifestyle. Family Room The family room is the center of the home, right? However, it can also get a bit messy with all that living going on. Tucking the family room into the basement is the perfect solution. Read More …

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 …