Katie Fox

Top Responsibilities That Your Siding Contractor Should Take On

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you are going to be working with a siding contractor sometime soon, you might be wondering about the services that they should provide you with. These are some of the main responsibilities that your siding contractor should take care of when working with you to repair or replace the siding on your home. Helping With Repairing Old Siding If you catch the problem with your siding before it becomes too serious, repairs might be an option.

26 August 2020

Hit By A Summer Storm? Important Reasons To Contact A Roofing Contractor

Construction & Contractors Blog

The condition of any home's roof is critical to the safety and value of the entire house. A well-designed roof protects the walls and foundation, as well as helping to insulate the interior living spaces and shielding the occupants and contents of the home from the elements.  But even the most well-designed roof is at the mercy of sudden storms capable of causing both immediate damage and future condition issues. If your home is hit by a strong storm this summer, the following information will help you understand why you should contact a reputable roofing contractor as soon as possible.

13 July 2020

3 Things To Consider When Installing A New Railing On Your Deck

Construction & Contractors Blog

Having a new deck railing installed will give your deck a new look and offer extra protection, and it may even increase the resale value of your home altogether. There are lots of great railing options available on the market, so there are some considerations you should make before choosing an option. Making the following considerations should help ensure that you make the right buying decision for your needs and preferences when all is said and done.

18 May 2020

How Crash Truck Rentals Can Save Lives When You're Working On The Side Of The Road

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you and your crew are going to be working on roads, utilities or signs, you might find yourself working on the side of the road. Sometimes, it is necessary to work in areas that are close to roads and highways that are being used, and you may not be able to completely stop traffic in the meantime. Of course, working on the side of the road can be very dangerous, and you might be wondering what you can do to protect individuals from being injured or killed.

25 March 2020

Why You Should Invest In Seamless Gutters

Construction & Contractors Blog

You may have never thought about gutters on your home before, but those pieces of aluminum have an important job to do. They take the rainwater that falls from your roof and leads it to the downspouts and away from your home. Rainwater could do a lot of damage to your home including rotting the wood on your roof, soffit/fascia and even cause flooding around your home and eventually inside your home if you don't do something to keep it away from your home.

7 February 2020

Three Reasons Why Limestone Is Most Common In Construction

Construction & Contractors Blog

Limestone was used for decades to build everything from railroad platforms to house and building foundations. Its naturally hard and compact configuration makes it ideal for sturdy structures. Limestone is still quarried and used in construction today, and here is why it is the most common stone used in construction today.  Nearly Every State Has a Limestone Quarry Limestone was formed when layers of sediment settled to the bottom of a massive body of water.

18 December 2019

Why You Shouldn't Ignore A Gurgling, Bubbling, And Rumbling Boiler

Construction & Contractors Blog

Boilers are a great option for heating large structures, and many smaller homes use them for the cozy, even heating that radiators can provide. Of course, boilers are no more perfect than any other home appliance. One common complaint from boiler owners is a sound often described as "kettling."  If it sounds like your boiler is trying to make a nice cup of tea, then you may be suffering from this issue.

13 November 2019

Are You Creating An Outdoor Patio?

Construction & Contractors Blog

During the summer months, did you miss having an outdoor patio? Maybe you entertained friends and family members outdoors, but you simply used your lawn for your grill and for seated meals. Have you decided to use these cooler months to create an outdoor patio so you'll be ready for next spring and summer's entertaining?  If that's the case, have you already established a design plan for your outdoor patio? If not, from finding masonry company services for the patio's foundation to selecting the other patio decor, here are some ideas that might help you.

8 October 2019

4 Ways To Make Your Home Customized To Suit Your Needs

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you're building a new home, you'll want to ensure it looks its best. Having a property that provides with you with enjoyment and functionality is key. Fortunately, there are many things you can do when constructing your property to help it look its best. Knowing the right things to do for customizing your home may be helpful. Add a deck Putting a deck on the back of your house is a great idea and can help your home be much more enjoyable.

15 July 2019

Choosing The Best Time To Hire A Gutter Installation Service To Replace Your Gutters

Construction & Contractors Blog

If your gutters look saggy or they leak when it rains, it's time to think about having them replaced. You may be wondering if there's a good time of year to replace your gutters. You can replace gutters in any season of the year, but here are some times when the process is more convenient: When You're Having A New Roof Put On If you're planning to put on a new roof soon, then you may want to have the gutters put on after the roof is installed.

15 July 2019