4 Design Tips For Helping Your Above-Ground Pool Fit In

29 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Installing an above-ground pool is a great, cost-saving measure for those who want to be able to enjoy a dip in the backyard without breaking the bank. But, you may fear that an above-ground pool will be a blight in your yard's landscape. There are a few inexpensive things you can do to help make it fit right in. Here are 4 options for any budget. Rocks. It's often best to landscape around the immediate walls of a pool with decorative stone -- often gravel, crushed rock, or pea gravel -- in order to help keep the area clean and dry after the kids have splashed around a while. Read More 

Constructing A Chicken Yard Fence To Protect Your Chickens: How It’s Done Right

6 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Keeping chickens can be a very rewarding hobby. You have a small chicken coop on your property where the birds can roost at night, and a little yard where they can roam, cluck, and peck to their hearts' content. Meanwhile, you have a source of fresh eggs daily, and if you ever need to, you can eat your chickens. The problem lies in the fact that there are many animals that can get at your chickens. Read More 

Green Renovations That Can Cut Costs And Improve Your Home Design

25 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Renovating your home can be a lot of work, and there are some essentials that you may need. You may want to update mechanicals and bring them up-to-date. This can also open the window of opportunity for green renovations to your home, such as energy efficient HVAC systems, improvements to windows and added insulation to reduce energy loss. Here are some green energy renovations that can improve your home and cut utility bills: Read More 

3 Outdoor Grill Ideas To Bring Your Kitchen Into The Great Outdoors

25 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you want to bring your kitchen outdoors, there are many things that you may want to do with a grill. This can be something as simple as a grill with housing and kitchen features like a sink or small cabinet. Your outdoor space can also include a complete kitchen area like the one in your home to do anything you want outdoors. Here are some ideas that you may want to consider for an outdoor grill space for your home: Read More 

Why Demolition May Be Better Than Remodeling For Old Properties

6 October 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you have just bought an older building, be it a house or a commercial property, you might be thinking about remodeling it and turning it into a gorgeous property that everyone will adore. But sometimes restoration and remodeling is not the way to go. There are conditions surrounding the building, both figuratively and literally, that could make demolition a better route. Structural Issues Most parts of a building can be remodeled or repaired if they're in bad shape. Read More