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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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Residential Demolition: 4 Steps That Protect Neighbouring Properties

12 March 2021
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Construction & Contractors, Blog

Demolition can be a noisy and messy business. If you are planning to have a property demolished, you may be wondering about the steps demolition contractors will take to limit the impact of the work on your neighbours. This article details the steps which can be taken during demolition work to protect those who live nearby. Read on to discover more. Misting One of the first steps you can take is to minimise dust by using a misting system.
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Could a structural engineer help guide your project?

26 January 2021
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Are you concerned about the state of your property? It may be that you have noticed that the roof has started to sag or that worrying cracks are beginning to creep across the walls. Perhaps, there is nothing wrong with your property at the moment but you think that an alteration or extension that you are proposing could have a structural impact on the property. If there are any structural concerns about your property, then it is advisable to call in a structural engineer.
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What Are the Benefits of Non-Invasive Underpinning?

8 December 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If your home has subsidence problems, then you might need to underpin the foundations to get things straight again. While traditional underpinning solutions work well, there are times when you can use a more modern non-invasive fix. How does this kind of underpinning work and what are the advantages of using it? What Is Non-Invasive Underpinning? If your property needs to be underpinned, then you basically restabilise its foundations. You find a way to lift them up or make them even again.
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Top Benefits of Digitising Data Collection and Usage in Quarry Services

5 November 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Although modern builders prefer to mix and match building materials in construction projects, stone remains the most popular choice. Therefore, quarry companies must provide the best services to stay competitive. An effective strategy for achieving competitive edge is by measuring different aspects of quarry operations. Most importantly, it ensures that quarries collect accurate data, which is crucial for planning purposes. This article highlights the benefits of digital data collection in quarries.
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What Your Home Demolition Will Look Like In Three Easy Steps

30 September 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are demolishing your home to rebuild or simply to sell the land that it sits on, then you may be wondering how the process actually occurs. Is it like the movies when gigantic skyscrapers are demolished using controlled explosives? Well, not quite. In fact, home demolition is a very simple process when done by professionals, but an important one to get right. Here is a quick, step-by-step guide of how your home demolition will work when you contract a professional demolition company.
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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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