4 Tips to Keep in Mind When Removing Outdoor Asbestos

6 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Some homeowners may choose to remove the asbestos-containing materials (ACMs) that are outside their homes, such as roofing and fencing materials, without the help of asbestos abatement professionals. This article discusses some helpful tips that such homeowners can implement in order to have a successful removal. Be Patient It is very important for you to exercise patience as you remove asbestos-containing materials from the exterior surfaces of your home. That patience will enable you to remove each material, such as a roofing sheet, without damaging it. Read More 

How to Choose the Best Commercial Door For Your Property

28 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The doors you have installed around your commercial property are actually more important than you may realise; you may be legally obligated to have certain types of doors in certain areas, such as specialised fire doors. Doors can also help to insulate your space and add to a building's security. You may have more options than you realise when it comes to commercial doors, so note a few of those options here so you make the best choice for your property. Read More 

4 Design Considerations for a Flood Control Pumping Station that Private Owners Should Know

23 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When designing a pumping station to control flooding, you will need to consider several factors for the station to perform optimally. Apart from the pump type, you will also need to determine the power requirements, water velocity, and size of the pump. Such considerations among others can keep the general costs of the project down. Design factors are also important in the long run because they help you reduce the cost of maintenance and replacement resulting from a malfunctioning pumping system. Read More 

Tips for choosing a tub and shower for your bathroom

21 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

The shower or tub serves as one of the bathroom's main focal points; as such, it's important that the one you select is not only functional but also visually appealing. If you're struggling a bit with this decision, here is some advice which may be helpful. Think about space limitations If there is a lack of space in your bathroom, you will need to take this into account and limit your search to items which are space-efficient. Read More 

Things to Have in Mind When Upgrading Your Split Air Conditioning System

21 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Upgrading the old or faulty split air conditioning system in your home can improve the air quality in your home while promoting energy efficiency. An old system that's nearing the end of its usable life can break down at any moment, and this can lead to a quick purchase which may not be financially viable. Split air conditioning systems have numerous advantages, but you need to consider certain factors to enjoy these benefits. Read More