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Whether you're starting a home building project or doing something on a larger scale, you have to keep a lot of different elements in mind. You have to think about the quality of the contractors you hire, the environmental impact of the materials you select, and the building processes that are used in the project. You also have to think about time and budget constraints. That can be overwhelming, but this blog is here to shoulder some of the burden. My name is Jonathon, and I've been there. I decided to start this blog to provide tips and ideas for others who are dealing with the stresses of planning, starting or managing a construction project.

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Five reasons to choose an asphalt driveway

4 January 2018
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Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are thinking about installing a new surface for your driveway then there are plenty of options to consider. Interlocking pavers are always a popular choice, and poured or sealed concrete driveways are a common sight in many neighbourhoods. Despite the popularity of these driveway surface options the best choice if you want a driveway that is low cost, long lasting and looks great is undoubtedly asphalt. Asphalt driveways are economical
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Dock Features and Amenities to Consider When Building a Marina

1 December 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're building a marina, the dock is one of your main considerations. As you plan the dock, there are a huge range of decisions that you get to make. Consider asking your marina builder about the following dock designs and amenities. 1. Floating Docks Floating docks are advantageous in a lot of cases because they make it easier for your future customers to get in and out of their boats.
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What to Do If Your Toilet Backs Up Whilst Your Family Is Ill

29 October 2017
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If your family has the flu or any other health issue where they are vomiting and having diarrhea, the last thing you want is a backed up toilet. However, toilets seem to back up and overflow at the worst times, and if it happens whilst everyone is sick, there are a few steps you need to take. Try these ideas: 1. Shut Off the Water To prevent more water from getting onto the floor, shut off the toilet.
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Design Elements to Make Your Patio Stand Out

22 October 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Patios are steadily becoming a staple for Australian residences as they provide the perfect space to enjoy al fresco living without being exposed to the elements. However, merely constructing a patio will not ensure that the space will be comfortable or aesthetically appealing. If you decide to have this structure constructed on your property, you should also consider ways that your building contractors can make the space functional and attractive. Not only would this set your patio apart from others, but it also functions to increase the value of your property as a whole.
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Picking the Best Shower Tiles for your Bathroom Waterproofing

10 July 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Your bathroom is one of the most frequently used spaces in your home. For this reason, having the best shower display for your family and sleep over guests should be the top priority for any home owner. The nature of materials used must be reliable and resistant to the regular movement felt on a daily basis. The appearance of the materials used is also a concern as it makes up part of the overall outlook of your home.
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The Anatomy of a Perfect Construction Project: Tips for Consumers

Whether you're starting a home building project or doing something on a larger scale, you have to keep a lot of different elements in mind. You have to think about the quality of the contractors you hire, the environmental impact of the materials you select, and the building processes that are used in the project. You also have to think about time and budget constraints. That can be overwhelming, but this blog is here to shoulder some of the burden. My name is Jonathon, and I've been there. I decided to start this blog to provide tips and ideas for others who are dealing with the stresses of planning, starting or managing a construction project.

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