construction--contractors

  • 3 Reasons To Install A Grease Interceptor In Your Commercial Kitchen

    In your restaurant or other commercial kitchen, one thing that you might have to worry about is dealing with grease. If you aren't careful, you have to worry about grease clogging up your plumbing and causing all sorts of other problems, but luckily, you do have options. Along with having a grease trap in place, you should also consider installing a grease interceptor to help catch grease when you or your employees wash dishes or otherwise work in your commercial kitchen.
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  • Considering Having A Residential Elevator Installed-Know Your Options

    Residential elevators have become popular additions in many homes. Not only do they make like easier for those who are mobility challenged have access to different levels of the house, but they can be used by other family members to transport groceries, laundry and other heavy items from one floor to another. Although space limitations, budget and local housing laws are a factor when considering the installation of an elevator, in order to choose the best elevator for your needs,  it is important to know the different options available.
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  • 4 Tips for Preventing Garage-Door Damage

    The garage door is something that you likely use every day when you back your car out and park your car inside the garage. The use of your garage door increases even more if you park more than one car inside of the garage or if you leave the house multiple times throughout the day. This is why damage to garage doors is so common. However, there are plenty of ways to prevent damage.
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  • Tips To Prevent Cat Damage To Window Screens

    Window screens can be a tempting target for your cat. They may claw at the screen in an attempt to get outside or to paw at bugs and other things they see on the other side. Also, there are some cats that just seem to love climbing a screen for the fun of it. Unfortunately, these behaviors destroy the screen and make it impossible for it to keep the cat safe indoors.
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  • How To Choose The Right Tree To Plant On Your Property

    Planting trees on your property may be something that you are considering, especially if you want to increase the amount of shade that your home gets during the day. Whatever the case, it's important to know what types of trees are going to work best, depending on where they will be planted and what you expect them to add to your landscaping. Here's how to choose the right tree for your property:
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  • Live In An Area With Bumpy Roads? 2 Tips To Help You Get The Roads Repaired

    If you live in an area of the country that has bumpy roads, you know how much of a nuisance it can be to traverse them.  You may find yourself hitting potholes on a regular basis, and possibly damaging your car in the process.  Maybe you've become fed up with it and are ready to put forth the effort to try to get the roads repaired.  Use these tips to learn more about what you can do to increase the chances of your city or county approving the upgrade.
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  • Two Methods For Repairing Seawalls

    Water is one of the most persistent of Mother Nature's forces. Water can wear through clay, rock and even cement. Creating a structure to stand up indefinitely to the force of constant water pressure is impossible. Even the strongest water retaining structures, such as seawalls, break down over time. There are proven methods for stabilizing seawall structures that have been weakened by constant exposure to the sea. Two of the main ones are explained here.
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  • 2 Simple Furnace Repairs

    The problem with aging furnaces is that they start to use more electricity, all the while being less productive. An old, inefficient furnace will affect your air conditioning and heating systems. But, just because your furnace is over 10 years old does not mean you should rush out to buy a new one. First, you should see if there is anything you can do to improve the functionality of your furnace.
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  • 3 Things To Do Before Having A Swimming Pool Built In Your Backyard

    Many people love having a swimming pool in their backyard-- it can provide countless hours of fun during the hot summer months while also enhancing the aesthetics of your yard's landscaping. If you are planning to have a pool built in your backyard, there are several things you should consider before the project starts. Being informed and having a good working knowledge of swimming pools will help make the building process much smoother.
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  • Keeping Your Vinyl Siding Looking Like New

    If you have just had a contractor finish up a vinyl siding installation on your home, you will most likely enjoy the new appearance it gives your abode. To keep your vinyl siding looking as nice as it does right after a professional installation, there are several maintenance steps you can take in ensuring it is cared for properly. Here are some tips to use when taking care of vinyl siding to help prolong its life and keep it looking like new.
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