Need Energy Efficient Windows? Look For The U-Factor

Posted on: 15 October 2015

Do you need energy efficient replacement windows for your home? There are numerous options available at your local home supply store or window company. The amount of selections can make the shopping process intimidating, but there's one number in particular that can help you find the most efficient window when comparing between similar models. And that number is called the u-factor. The u-factor measures heat transfer or the rate at which warm air can pass through the window from outside or how much heated air can pass through to the outside. [Read More]

2 Reasons To Hire A Plumber To Help You Remodel Your Bathroom

Posted on: 1 October 2015

Remodeling your bathroom can be a difficult and time-consuming task, but hiring a plumber can help make the task quite a bit easier. You should consider hiring a plumber to help you with your bathroom remodel to help you avoid issues in the future and reroute your pipes. Avoid Issues In The Future One of the biggest reasons to hire a plumber for your remodeling job is because he or she will be able to complete the task in such a way as to avoid issues in the future. [Read More]

Put More Thought Into Reusing And Recycling Your Construction Junk

Posted on: 14 September 2015

Renovation and remodeling projects create a lot of junk. Even a small project can produce a lot of debris that needs removal. Larger projects can create mini-landfills all on their own. Contractors in charge of these projects need to learn how to best deal with the junk. It's no longer okay to dump it anywhere. Instead, you can recycle it, salvage it, or hire someone who can do those things for you. [Read More]

3 Things to Do before Operating a Crane

Posted on: 26 August 2015

A crane is an essential piece of equipment on many construction sites. In order to avoid damage to the loads you're lifting and prevent injuries to yourself and others, use the following steps before you start to operate the crane. Visually Inspect the Crane The first thing you need to do when you are about to operate a crane is to make sure it is in good shape. Visually inspecting your crane is one way to check whether the crane will be able to work properly when you use it. [Read More]