Construction & DIY

How roof inspections & certifications can reduce your home insurance bill

roof inspection

Putting a roof over your family’s head is necessary, but it certainly isn’t cheap. In a 2017 American Housing Survey, the U.S. Census Bureau found that the cost to get your roof replaced was about $6,800. But that bill can range from $5,000 to $25,000 depending on where you live, what weather hazards are typical in your

Home extension ideas to add value to your home

extension

An extension is an effective way to convert a so-so abode into a dream home. And with a little forethought, extending your home can enhance its resale value as well. A better place to live and a higher net worth; it’s a win-win. But not all renovation work makes a tangible improvement to resale value.

How to deal with water damage in your home

Water damage

Water damage is a huge problem for homeowners. Would you know what to do if it happened to you? The answer for the majority of homeowners is no because, in reality, why would you? While water damage can be considered rare, it can happen almost out of nowhere, creating a stressful situation for all those

5 benefits of installing made to measure windows

windows

Windows not only illuminate the house but also ventilate and add to the beauty of the house. However, all this is applicable only if they fit right. There may be a problem if you have a differently shaped or sized bespoke window. You can’t and shouldn’t use standard versions but instead, look for made to

What to consider before building a deck

decking

Every garden needs a place for you to relax and take in your decorated lawn while enjoying the fresh air. A deck extends your living space and adds a little something to your backyard. It can serve as a socializing spot, play area for kids, or support for your hot tub. Building a deck isn’t

Roof Repair City: Things to consider before hiring experts

Roofing

Here in Texas, it is a well-known fact that we experience both the incessant heat and the heavier rainfall. It is not as extreme as other states and we still do experience the four seasons. However, it is the summers and springs that certainly take the temperatures and weather conditions to the extreme. Aside from

Roof maintenance tips from a Cedar Rapids IA roofing consultant

roofing contractors

The roof adjusted to the style and structure of the building itself is cherry on top. In addition to looking attractive, it should be functional too. If you want to keep the roofing in excellent condition for as long as possible, it must be maintained regularly. Prevention will cost far less than any repair. Keep

5 minimal-effort garden welding projects you can try

welding

Welding might look like a hassle for those who don’t have much experience or passion. But for the people who are regularly into the welding, it is no short of an art form than Picasso making his Guernica. It takes the same precision. And also the creativity of mind to bring those small but active

What is security grade fencing?

security fence

When securing any form of the perimeter, installing security grade fencing is a must-have. By securing this style of fencing you are covering the basics of area protection. Industrial fencing, (especially metal fencing) ensures that you can always discourage unauthorised people from gaining entry to your property, keep members of the team safe and protect