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.

The Anatomy of a Perfect Construction Project: Tips for Consumers

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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Options You Could Consider For Window Replacement

20 June 2017
 Categories: , Blog

The choice of windows you make for your home could significantly impact the architectural appeal of your property. Additionally, the type of windows you chose would also dictate how easy it would be to operate them. Therefore, before purchasing new replacement windows, it is always best to be aware of the different varieties that are available to you and how best they would complement your needs. The following are some of the options that you could consider for window replacement.
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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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