Is Spray Foam Insulation Really Worth The Extra Cost?

30 October 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The time has come to re-insulate your attic and walls . . . and you're not sure which product to choose! Twenty years ago or so, you would have just opted for fiberglass insulation, as that was the norm and the only popular choice. Today, however, you have more alternatives — one of which is the more expensive and heavily marketed spray foam. Should you spring for spray foam? Why is it so costly, and is it worth the higher price tag? Read More 

Benefits Of Using Reclaimed Barn Wood For Your Next Construction Project

27 September 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you are thinking about your upcoming construction project, you might want to consider the use of reclaimed barn wood. If this is a material that you are not familiar with, then you are going to want to take a few moments to review the following information. This way, you will have a chance to see how you could make great use of the reclaimed barn wood in your home. Read More 

The 411 On Chimney Caps

16 August 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Whether used as the sole heating method or to enhance a conventional heating system, the fireplace can be an essential part of heating the home to keep your family comfortable during the cooler season. You may maintain your conventional heating system and other areas of your home but forget about the different tasks needed to keep your fireplace working in the most effective, efficient, and safe manner possible. This guide will help you understand the need for and importance of a chimney cap. Read More 

It’s A Solid Plan: Tips For Working With Ready-Mix Concrete

3 July 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Summer is the time for outdoor adventures. If you're like most people, some of those adventures include backyard projects. If your backyard projects involve some concrete work, go ahead and leave the bigger projects to the professional concrete contractors. However, if you've got some smaller projects, you can tackle those on a do-it-yourself basis. Ready-mix concrete makes do-it-yourself projects much easier. Before you get started with your project, here are some tips that will make things go much smoother. Read More 

How To Paint Metal Doors To Look Like Wood

23 May 2018
 Categories: , Blog

If you want to update metal door, but you don't want a replacement, consider faux wood painting. Faux wood painting produces the look of real wood without the cost and hassle of replacement. Faux wood grain painting may look complicated, but you don't need to be an expert painter as long as you apply the right techniques. Follow these steps to faux wood paint a metal door. Prepare to Faux Wood Paint the Door Read More