Garage Door Torsion Springs: Common Questions and Answers

12 June 2019
 Categories: , Blog

Torsion springs are not all that flashy and may not get a lot of attention, but there is no way your garage door will function as you need it to without proper torsion springs to support the weight. Garage door spring repair is a common reason to call up garage door technicians for help. Take a look at some of the questions associated with these springs.  Why do some garage doors require more torsion springs than others? Read More 

Preventing Chimney And Flue Fires? What Homeowners Need To Know

27 April 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Worries about chimney and flue fires are common among homeowners who use fireplaces or wood stoves in their home. Unfortunately, statistics show that these concerns are warranted, especially when maintenance or repairs may not have been properly handled. In fact, according to a study provided by the National Fire Protection Association, creosote buildup in the chimney was a factor in nearly thirty percent of the house fires that involved home heating equipment over a recent four year period. Read More 

The Steps Involved In Having A New Sectional Garage Door Installed

19 March 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If your garage door spring is broken or if your old door is damaged and worn, then you may want to have a new door installed rather than sink repair money into an old door. Garage door installation is usually a job that a professional should do because of the tension of the garage door spring. Here's a look at some of the steps involved in installing a new garage door. Read More 

4 Important Things You Will Need To Do If You Want To Build A Custom Home

1 February 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you want to build a custom home, there are some important things that you are going to need to do. First, you are going to need to find property that you can build on. Second, you are going to need to find an architect to work with on the design of the home. Third, you need to find a contractor to actually build the home for you. Fourth, you need to secure financing. Read More 

Understanding A Few Common Dock Piling Materials

16 December 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have a small lake or pond on your property and want to build a dock, then your best option is to work with a dock construction company. This business will help you with not only the installation but the design part of the process as well. During the designing of the dock, you can work with the business to decide on the best pilings. If you want to know more about a few of your options, keep reading. Read More