Waterproofing 101: Protecting Your Basement

8 December 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

While it's easy to overlook its importance since it's usually out of sight, your basement needs to be monitored and protected to help keep your home protected from water damage. As a homeowner, you should prioritize waterproofing and water mitigation efforts. Here's a look at what you need to know about addressing your home's basement waterproofing needs. Mitigation Is A Good Place To Start If you're worried about water penetration in your basement, the first thing you should think about is mitigating any water that does get in. Read More 

Why You Should Heat Your Home With An Electric Fireplace

20 October 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Looking for the perfect heating solution for your home? Electric fireplaces are increasingly being viewed as the perfect alternative to traditional fireplaces. These space heaters provide the warmth of conventional wood-burning or gas fireplaces in addition to the flame effect. However, they have no real fire and emit no smoke. Whether for a new home or a home renovation, an electric fireplace can bring fantastic benefits to homeowners. Continue reading to discover some of those benefits. Read More 

Top Reasons Why Termite Control Is Such A Valuable Service

10 July 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Chances are good that there is at least one pest control company near you that offers services for those who have termites in and around their homes. If you do think that you might have a termite issue, you should know that these pest control issues can be a lot more valuable than you might think. These are some of the top reasons why termite control is such a valuable service. Read More 

3 Sump Pump Upgrades That Make Your System More Reliable And Reduce Your Risk Of Experiencing A Basement Flood

10 July 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When your basement is under the water table, groundwater will constantly try to enter. In order to keep it out, basements are constructed with a basin and a sump pump. When groundwater flows into the basin, the sump pump removes it and diverts it harmlessly away from your home. Since you rely on your home's sump pump to keep your basement from flooding, it's a good idea to make sure that your system is as reliable as possible. Read More 

Asphalt Maintenance Guide To Help Deal With Minor Cracks And Damage To Get More Life Out Of Pavement

15 May 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you want asphalt pavement to last and prevent serious damage that can be costly to repair, then good maintenance routines are important. In addition, there are some repairs and improvements that may need to be done to deal with minor damage like cracking. The following asphalt maintenance guide will help you deal with some of the problems you may have with your pavement due to minor cracks and damage: Read More