Advantages And Disadvantages Of Choosing A Slate Roof For Your Home

Slate roofs are an elite choice of roofing material, and they can add a touch of class to a home that is hard to match with other material choices. Below are some of the reasons why you might consider adding a slate roof to your home, as well as a few considerations to keep in mind before installing one. Advantages There are numerous advantages realized by installing a slate roof, many of which provide long-term benefits for homeowners. Read More 

Three Tools You Need To Make You The Most Popular Contractor After Heavy Snow

In an area that is plagued by heavy snow or snow storms during the winter, many residents may buckle down to try to deal with the weather as best as they can. As a contractor, your work on homes or on construction sites may slow down to a crawl during the winter time. If you want to remain a popular contractor year round, you can begin to down lawn work and clearing work during the winter season. Read More 

Tips For Successfully Installing Modular Buildings On Your Remote Job Site

Whether you are charged with setting up a remote mine site, oil field, or a construction site, the modular buildings you choose to install are central to your successful completion of the project. If you have never chosen modular office buildings for a remote worksite, then there are a few things you need to keep in mind to ensure you get exactly what your project requires. To this end, here are some tips for leasing and installing modular buildings on your remote job site: Read More 

3 Benefits Of Resurfacing Bathtub Vs. Replacing It

If you are looking to make some changes to the bathtub in your home, you might be thinking about doing your research and finding a comparable tub, then replacing it. However, you do have another option that you can talk to a contractor about: resurfacing it instead. Even though this isn't always the right solution, it can work in many cases. These are a few reasons why you might prefer to resurface your bathtub rather than buying a new one. Read More 

5 Questions To Ask When Renting A Plate Compactor For Constructing A Driveway

If you're constructing a driveway, you'll need a plate compactor to create a smooth, tight and level surface. A plate compactor is often available in three choices, including a single direction, reversible or heavy-duty model. The type you choose should depend on the ground components of your driveway. You'll also need to decide upon a gas, diesel or electric model. Here are a few important questions to ponder: 1. Which is most suitable: forward, reverse or heavy-duty? Read More