Construction Contractors

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.

Construction Contractors

Choosing The Right Concrete Pump Hire For The Job

25 June 2017
 Categories:
Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you need to arrange a concrete pump hire, you'll need to be sure that the pump you hire is suitable for the job at hand. There are a number of factors that may affect the type of concrete pump hire you choose, including the space you have to work with, the type of work you need to complete and also the length of hire. If you have never hired concrete equipment before it is a good idea to seek the advice of a professional who can give you advice on concrete pumps, batching plants, mixers and any other construction equipment you may need to complete your project.
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4 Things Construction Surveyors Check to Ensure Effective Site Drainage

23 June 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Construction surveyors play an important role in ensuring that a construction project is performed in accordance with the designs of that project. This article discusses some of the aspects that a construction surveyor pays attention to in order to ensure that you will not have drainage problems when you start using your building. Culverts Culverts may need to be installed in order to handle the large volumes of rainwater that may be flowing through your property.
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3 Questions to Consider When Setting Up a Pumping Station for Rainwater Management

22 June 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Managing storm water and rain runoff involves a lot of different elements, but gravity is often at the heart of it. If you have to deal with storm water drainage in an area where gravity is not helping you, it may be time to consider a pump station. When talking with pump station contractors about your needs, here are several of the elements you need to consider. 1. Where Is the Water Coming From?
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Two tips for living on site during a major renovation project

21 June 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A lot of homeowners choose to live on site whilst their homes are being renovated. If you have decided to do this, here are a couple of tips which should help to make this experience as comfortable as possible. Invest in the right supplies Living on site during a renovation can be a very stressful experience, especially if you are a stay-at-home parent, or if you work from home and will, therefore, be in the house every single day throughout the project.
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Could Gutter Guards Eliminate Your Guttering Problems?

18 June 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Guttering is one of the more important features of a home, yet it's one that's sometimes neglected. Its job is to channel rainwater away from the building, preventing damp getting into walls and waterlogged ground from weakening foundations, which is most certainly an essential function. The main problem with gutters is that they can quite easily catch debris like moss and dead leaves. This doesn't cause any issues at first, but can soon build up and cause a blockage, then heavy rainfall arrives and damage can be caused to the building and the gutters themselves, leading to full replacements and repairs.
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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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