Why Seamless Aluminum Gutters Are Typically A Great Choice

7 May 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have decided that it's time to buy new gutters for your home or if you are looking for gutters to install on a new construction home, you might be wondering what type of gutters you should buy. You have a few options, so it's smart to look into all of them so that you can choose the right option for your home. Before you purchase another type of gutter, though, you should check out seamless aluminum gutters. Read More 

Failing to Waterproof Your Basement Could Lead to Significant Issues

7 May 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have a home with an unfinished basement, you might have plans to eventually hire a contractor or two and turn it into a room you'll enjoy being in. But even if that day is some time down the line, there's at least one project in your basement you don't want to wait to complete, and that's making sure it's waterproof. Here's why basement waterproofing is important for every homeowner and not just for people who live in areas prone to floods. Read More 

Understanding The Role Of A General Contractor

19 March 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you've never tackled a construction or engineering project, you may feel a little fuzzy in your understanding of what a general contractor, or GC, does. They function as the main contractor on a job, helping to coordinate the mixture of subcontractors and stakeholders who may be part of the effort. Here's a quick dive into some of the things a general contractor will help you handle. Turning Ideas Into Action Read More 

3 Features To Look For When Choosing A New Sprinkler System For Your Yard

26 December 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Installing a new sprinkler system in your yard will make property upkeep less time consuming and more convenient overall. You may even notice that your grass and gardens look healthier and happier over time when you have an automatic sprinkler system to rely on. Here are a few features you should look for when choosing a residential sprinkler system to have installed in your yard: Adjustable Bases and Jets One feature to look for when choosing a new sprinkler system to install in your yard is adjustable bases and jets. Read More 

A Look At The Different Types Of Plat Surveys

26 December 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

In the most general terms, a plat is like a map of a given area that shows all of the pertinent features about that property, such as property boundaries, landmarks, and rights of way. Of course, plats come along with surveys, and there are different types of plats that may have to be drawn up.  Plat of Subdivision Survey  Large tracts of land that get broken down into multiple plats may need a plat of subdivision survey. Read More