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  • 3 Reasons To Choose A Steel Frame For Your Commercial Building


    When having a commercial building built, one of the first things that has to happen is framing. Wooden framing is used for many houses and some commercial buildings, but it's not the only option for framing a building. Steel frames are great for commercial buildings for these top reasons. 1. Your Commercial Building Can Be Framed Really Quickly Because framing is the first job that has to be done when a commercial building—or any building—is being built, then it's important for it to be done fast.
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  • Modern Gutter Improvements To Protect Your Home And Improve Appearance


    The gutters of your home are an essential feature to protect against damage that is caused by runoff from your roof. Older gutters can also wear, become damage and be the cause of problems and damage to roofing. The problems can sometimes be unsightly, such as when sectional gutters come loose from the eaves. Here are some tips to help protect your home with modern gutters and improve appearance: 1. Rain Collection Systems and Attractive Improvements for Downspouts
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  • Options For Dealing With A Worn-Out Bathtub


    The bathtub should be a place where you feel relaxed and at ease. It's hard to feel relaxed if your bathtub looks old and worn out. Thankfully, you have a couple of options when it comes to dealing with a worn-out bathtub. Here's a look at the most common ones. Reglazing If your tub was made more than 40 years ago, it is probably made from cast iron. Tubs made from cast iron are very heavy and hard to remove from a home, so your best bet is usually having them refinished.
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  • Questions About Investing In A Carport For Your RV


    It is common for there to be long stretches of time between instances where you will need to use your RV. During these times, it will need to be stored to minimize the wear that it will experience. To avoid needing to rent a storage unit for the RV, you might want to install a carport that is designed for the needs of a large RV. Can Metal RV Carports Be Moved?
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  • 4 Things To Look For In A Professional Sprinkler Trenching Company


    Creating trenches for your sprinklers is a job best left to the professionals. Unless you happen to have the right equipment, you'll have to dig the trenches yourself using a shovel and other tools. This is no easy task. However, choosing a company to do the trenching is also not a straightforward task. It's risky to simply choose the first company you come across in the phone book. You'll need to take a little bit of time to look at the sprinkler trenching company you choose.
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  • When Does Siding Have To Go?


    No matter how in love you are with your siding, at some point, it will have to go. Siding plays an important role in the curb appeal of any home, and a lackluster look or obvious signs of damage on the siding can greatly lower the attractiveness of your home. However, good siding isn't just about aesthetics. Siding also has an impact on your utility bills, and you should be ready to call a siding contractor to avoid expensive damage.
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  • Get Your Window AC Unit Ready For The Hot Weather


    Before you fire up your window air conditioning unit to cool down, you'll want to make sure that your window ac unit is ready to go. Check the Remote Control If your window AC unit has a remote control, get it out again. Replace the batteries in the remote control so that you can use it to control your air conditioning unit once its ready to go. Clean the Condenser Coils
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  • 3 Signs You Should Use Temporary Fence Panels


    When you think about purchasing a fence, you probably think about having one permanently installed on your property. However, you do have another option: putting up temporary fence panels. As the name suggests, this is a type of fencing option that can be easily and temporarily put up and then taken down. These are a few situations in which using temporary fence panels can be helpful. 1. You're Renovating Your Home
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  • 3 Critical Safety Tips For Demolition Jobs


    In the construction industry, you're constantly having to tear down old structures before new projects can begin. This process, known as demolition, can be exciting and even more dangerous. That's why you need to execute these safety measures for every demolition job.  Wear the Right Gear  During a demolition project, building materials scatter throughout the area and leave you susceptible to injury. That is unless you wear the correct personal protective equipment (PPE).
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  • Converting From One Heating Source To Another: What To Expect, Based On Your Original Heat Source


    Making the decision to convert from one heating fuel source to another is a big deal. Some conversions are easier to make than others. Regardless of which heating fuel source you start with, you are going to need a plumbing contractor and an HVAC contractor to do all of the pipe switching and equipment removals. Here is what you can expect to happen, based on the heat source you start with, to the heat source to which you want to convert.
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