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How To Re-Seal Your Concrete Properly

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Concrete is a very durable material, but even premium and well-installed concrete will develop some cracks over time. When this happens, you'll want to re-seal the concrete in order to keep bugs and critters out and in order to maintain the stability of the surrounding area. But re-sealing concrete can sometimes be a bit more complicated than re-sealing asphalt. Here are some tips to keep in mind to make sure your concrete is re-sealed properly the first time.

27 January 2020

The Benefits Associated With Spray Foam Roofing For Commercial Buildings

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Commercial buildings often use different types of roofing materials than residential homes. The primary reason for this is because commercial buildings typically have flat or low-slope roofs and homes have sloped roofs. Sloped roofs help water to fall down from the roof, whereas no or low-slope roofs have water sitting on them. As such, the materials used on commercial roofs need to be able to keep water out. One of the materials that can be used on a commercial roof is spray foam roofing.

20 January 2020

Top 3 Reasons For Roofing Contractors To Work With A Roofing Supplement Estimate Consultant

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In many cases, a homeowner files a claim with their homeowners insurance company when they need major roof repairs due to severe weather or other reasons that may be covered by their policy. When a roof repair is being paid for by an insurance company, a roofing contractor typically provides a written estimate outlining the cost of repairs. However, the actual cost can change once repairs are started, which necessitates a roofing supplement estimate.

23 December 2019

2 Options For Changing The Look Of Your House

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If you want to change the way that your house looks on the outside, you have options, and which one you go with depends on what you like. You can either have your house painted or have siding installed. Each option has its own pluses and minuses.  Painting One option is to go with having your house painted. With painting, you have all kinds of choices as to what colors you want to have put on your house.

14 November 2019

Tips For Using A Drum Sander When Refinishing Hardwood Floors

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Are you planning to refinish your hardwood floors on your own rather than hiring a professional? If so, you'll need to use some specialized equipment to get the job done. Sanding the floor is an important part of the hardwood refinishing process, which will require a drum sander. It is heavy-duty enough to sand all of the floors in your home with speed and beats using handheld sanding equipment which is inefficient at such a big task.

10 October 2019

Solutions To Small Business Trash & Space Problems

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Owning a small business can bring you a lot of pride. However, a problem that often comes along after running a small business for a while is not having enough space to accommodate inventory and other things that are typically found in such an establishment. You can also begin to accumulate more trash each day than usual, which means that the dumpster might not be large enough for everything to be properly disposed of.

4 September 2019

Beyond Cracks: 4 Other Signs Your Foundation May Need Attention

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When foundation repair is discussed, it is often in terms of repairing cracks and crevices that form in the foundation walls. Surely, if your foundation walls are cracking, they demand repair. But cracks are not the only sign that your foundation needs some attention. The following are four other signs that you should call a foundation repair service.  1. Your doors and windows are hard to open and shut. Your windows should slide easily in their sashes, and your doors should open and close easily on their hinges.

20 July 2019

Benefits of Hiring a High Voltage Contractor

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Electricity is something that is used in every household and building across the country. While all electrical systems are complicated, those inside large buildings, factories, or warehouses can be extra complex. If you are in need of electrical services during the construction of a large facility or are looking for a professional to help with maintenance or repairs, your best bet is to hire an experienced high voltage contractor. A high voltage contractor is a type of electrician who has training and skills in more complex electrical systems that must support high voltage outputs.

6 June 2019

How Do You Successfully Fix A Drain That's Been Clogged With Cat Litter?

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Cat litter is a menace to drains, even if the litter says it's flushable. While flushing cat litter down the drain can be a convenient way to dispose of it, it's never a good idea — clumping cat litter absorbs a great amount of water, expands and becomes very sticky. It will adhere to the sides of your plumbing pipes and create a clog that's very difficult to remove. However, it's still possible to break it up and dislodge it.

7 May 2019

4 Signs You May Have A Hidden Mold Problem

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Mold is a potentially serious problem, as mold spores become airborne and can be inhaled through the respiratory tract, resulting in health problems. And of course, there's the fact that a mold infestation can hurt the potential resale value of your home and scare off buyers. Unfortunately, mold isn't always obvious when it's present, which is why all homeowners should be aware of some of the most common signs of a hidden mold issue.

13 March 2019