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

The Importance of Proper Gearbox Oil Lubrication to Your Heavy Machinery

25 October 2018
 Categories:
Construction & Contractors, Blog

If the gearbox in the heavy machinery you're operating is malfunctioning, there are many possible reasons. Gearboxes are put under a lot of strain, regardless of the vehicle, and need to be looked after accordingly to not be a frequent subject of repairs. One thing that you can do to help increase the gearbox's life length is to make sure you're using proper gearbox lubrication. To get the most out of your choice of gearbox lubrication, there are a few things you should keep in mind.
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A Guide to Home Insulation

11 October 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Insulation blocks heat flow in to and out of your home. This means that your home can be kept warm during the colder months and it can be kept cool in the hotter months. Effective insulation means that less heating and air conditioning is needed, which reduces energy bills. This also lowers the number of greenhouse gases produced. Where to fit the insulation Insulation can be used under the roof, on external walls, under floors and slabs and in the ceiling.
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Guide on Choosing the Right Scaffolding for Your Working at Height Jobs

26 September 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Working at height always presents the risk of injuries from falls. Working from scaffolding is a common way to ensure the safety of those working in high places. But with the many different types of scaffolding available in the market today, choosing the right scaffolding from the scaffolding for sale can be a daunting task, especially if you have never bought scaffolding in the past. Here's a guide to follow to ensure you select the right scaffolding for your particular use.
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Tips for Roofing Trainees When Installing Insulation

31 July 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

As an apprentice in a roofing contracting firm, it is critical to stay on top of your game when a trainer takes you about the trade. However, it does not mean that you should expect your trainer to instruct you on everything. Notably, roofing firms appreciate proactive apprentices because it helps to shorten the training period. Additionally, trainees that take the time to learn more about roofing in their free time stand a much better chance of accompanying contractors to the field for more hands-on experience.
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Timber Decking Vs. Concrete Decking

15 June 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Decks can be used in your home to extend your living area, to serve as a patio for relaxing or to be a part of garden landscaping. Decks are typically constructed by a few basic steps; laying a foundation groundwork, installing a frame, and setting up the timber decking planks. Two popular materials used for decking include concrete and timber. While both popular options, timber decking typically emerges as the better material to use for your outdoor decks.
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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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