Stella Wagner

2 Foundation Repair Methods For A Crack Between A Wall And The Floor Of Your Basement

Construction & Contractors Blog

House foundations can sustain various types of damage. The problem might be with the basement floor or walls. Sometimes, a problem might be as simple as filling cracks in walls, but other times, more extensive foundation repairs are needed. For instance, if there's a crack between the basement floor and the bottom of the wall, a foundation contractor has to assess the situation and recommend the best repairs. Here are two repair options for this type of foundation crack.

20 January 2023

These Tips Will Help Ensure You Love Your Remodeled Kitchen

Construction & Contractors Blog

Remodeling a kitchen can be expensive and time-consuming. When it is all done, you want to love the results—not just like them. You don't want to find the layout frustrating or discover that your color scheme does not, in fact, suit your fancy. So, how do you go about ensuring that you'll truly love the results of your kitchen remodel? Here are a few tips to abide by.  Look at materials and color swatches in person.

9 January 2023

2 Businesses That Should Invest In Pedestrian Canopies

Construction & Contractors Blog

A pedestrian canopy is a shelter designed to protect individuals from the elements. It can offer enhanced protection from the sun, wind, and rain. While pedestrian canopies are often considered a luxury or added convenience, they also have a more practical purpose for certain businesses. Here are a few businesses that could benefit from pedestrian canopy installations.  Restaurants Restaurants can benefit greatly from installing a pedestrian canopy. A canopy provides customers with an outdoor dining experience without having to worry about bad weather or too much direct sunlight.

21 December 2022

Why You Should Have Your Old Detached Garage Demolished And Things That Affect The Cost

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you have an old detached garage in your yard, you may wish it was out of your way so you could reclaim your yard or build a new garage. However, dismantling a garage can be dangerous and a lot of work for a DIY project. A better solution is to hire a demolition contractor who can take down the garage fast. Here's why demolishing an old garage is a good idea and a look at what things affect the cost.

7 December 2022

Do You Need A New Shingled Roof?

Construction & Contractors Blog

Do you need a new shingled roof? Do you need a residential shingle roof installation done on your home, or to have your home re-shingled? You can have shingles put back on your home over your existing shingles if your existing shingles are in relatively good repair and they do not have shingles underneath them already. This is a great way to save money on your roofing investment and protect your roof from continued damage.

23 November 2022

Walk-In Tubs—Safe, Functional, And Therapeutic

Construction & Contractors Blog

A walk-in tub provides safety and comfort while bathing. Someone who is recovering from an injury or who has mobility issues can benefit by upgrading a standard tub to a walk-in model.  Tub Types Walk-in tubs will all feature a door and a low threshold. This type of tub may contain recessed seating, which consists of a bench seat or a bucket seat. Tubs may be designed for soaking or a combination of soaking and showering.

9 November 2022

Installation Protocols To Follow For Seamless Aluminum Gutters

Construction & Contractors Blog

One of the more popular gutter systems for residential homes today is seamless gutters made out of aluminum. Not only are they durable, but they aren't going to leak any time soon. Just make sure you approach installation in the following ways if you plan on purchasing this type of gutter solution. Make Sure Roof Can Support New Gutters First The first thing you need to do when setting up seamless aluminum gutters is to make sure your roof in its current condition can support this system.

25 October 2022

Creating An Outdoor Living Space That Can Offer Some Protection From The Elements

Construction & Contractors Blog

Creating a space you can enjoy like a patio or deck can give you a place to relax outside your home. However, adding additional protection with several types of retractable awning systems can take that space to another level and allow you to use it when the sun is high overhead or light rain is falling. Exterior Awning Systems A patio or deck can be a great spot to start the day or a place to retreat and relax after a hard day's work.

10 October 2022

Planning to Buy a Lot to Build a Home? 2 Tips to Help You So Things Go Smoothly

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you have searched everywhere for a home but cannot find something you like, building one is a good option. Before you can build a home, however, you need to find a lot. To help things go more smoothly for you, below are two tips on purchasing a lot for your home.  Hire Professionals Instead of searching for a lot yourself, there are professionals you can hire to help you. The most important professional is a real estate agent.

27 September 2022

Garage Door Opener Getting Older? 2 Problems That May Happen

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you have a garage, a garage door opener is a must-have device. It saves so much time and makes your life easier when opening and closing the garage door. If your opener is older, however, it may start having problems soon. Below are two of these problems so you can decide if you should repair it or replace it with a new one.  Not Responding If the garage door opener is not responding at all when you press the button, this could be due to it being out of range.

12 September 2022