Back In Black: Maintenance For An Asphalt Driveway


While maintenance is more commonly associated with taking care of a piece of machinery, it is also important to maintain a driveway. If you leave your driveway to the elements, things like root growth, UV rays from the sun, and frost wedging can destroy your driveway. However, if you protect your driveway and make quick repairs when needed, you can extend the life of your driveway and get the most for your money.

29 December 2014

Choosing The Right Siding For Your House

Construction & Contractors Blog

Building a home requires a lot of decisions. One of them is what kind of siding you want to have. You have a number of choices when it comes to which siding you want to use. Fiber Cement Siding This siding is really made out of cement. But it's cement mixed with other things, usually sand and recycled wood fibers or cellulose. Everything gets mixed together in the proper proportions, and then is flattened out and baked.

18 December 2014

Staying Smooth And Strong — Options In Concrete Resurfacing

Construction & Contractors Blog

Owning a home can be one of the most rewarding achievements of anyone's life, but that reward is not without its challenges. Chief among those challenges is the responsibility of a homeowner to keep up with difficult maintenance. That maintenance relies on building a knowledge base that may seem obscure or difficult to understand for most people. Concrete repair is one of the more specialized aspects of home maintenance, and when you're faced with filling in cracks or strengthening your surface, you need information.

16 December 2014