Transforming the Old House From the Bottom Up

Signs Of Trouble With Your Home’s Well Pump

Whether you purchased a property with a well already onsite or you had one drilled when you bought it, there are things you need to know about the maintenance and upkeep of the well and its components. While your well pump will give you many years of reliable service, the fact remains that it will malfunction or need replacement at some point. If you've never dealt with that before, the warning signs can be easy to overlook. Read More 

3 Things You Need To Know About Architectural Shingles

If your roof is nearing the end of its lifespan or starting to leak, it is time to consider replacing it with a new roof. When selecting your next roof, one of the details that you need to pick is the type of shingles that you want for your new roof. Though conventional asphalt shingles are still prevalent, another popular alternative is architectural shingles. Architectural shingles are produced with more layers than asphalt shingles. Read More 

Four Tips for Your Pre-Remodeling Demolition

If you're planning on having a room in your home gutted and completely remodeled, then you know what comes first: demolition. Usually, you can save on construction costs by doing the demolition yourself. Then your builders can show up to transform an empty space rather than first having to tear out walls. Demolition is not difficult. After all, you're trying to destroy the room -- so mistakes aren't going to ruin your results! Read More 

How To Fix Galvanized Gutters

Galvanized gutters for roofs are a popular choice because they can last two decades or longer since they don't crack like plastic or wood types. However, you still should check them for leaks, although they have a protective zinc coating. It doesn't mean you have to replace the gutters if you spot a hole. You should be able to fix the hole in galvanized gutters by following these steps. Prepare to Fix the Hole Read More 

4 Benefits of Renting a Crane Instead of Buying One

If you own a construction company, you are sure to know the importance of having the right tools and equipment needed to properly complete projects. However, it is impossible for small to medium construction companies to own every type of equipment, especially large pieces of construction equipment like cranes. One solution is to rent a crane as, needed. Some of the benefits of renting a crane instead of purchasing one include: Read More