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Will your family be expanding soon? Consider hiring a contractor to help you make necessary changes to your house.

Ready To Replace Your Sump Pump? 4 Kinds To Consider

9 March 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A sump pump is designed to go in your basement and pump out water that gets into your home when it floods. There are many different types of pumps you can purchase for your home. #1: Battery-Powered Sump Pump A battery-powered sump pump is designed to work even when the electricity is down. If the power goes out, you don't have to worry about water accumulating in your basement and leading to your basement flooding if you have a battery-powered pump. Read More …

If You’re Building A Log Home, Consider Adding One Of These Rooms

21 January 2020
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Building a home is always exciting, but this can especially be true when you choose to have a log home built. Log homes are somewhat common in rural areas and can be an attractive focal point on a large and treed property. There are all sorts of directions that you can take when you're planning your log home. Some people prefer the interior to contain lots of exposed wood, taking on a rustic appearance. Read More …

Three Places To Install Recessed Outlets During Your Custom Home Construction

16 December 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

You might not give much thought to the wall outlets in your home when you're working with a custom builder, but even something as seemingly minor as this topic is worth your attention. While it's important to have an adequate number of outlets in each room, you should also give some thought to the types of outlets that you'll employ. One such option is a recessed outlet, which is set into the wall. Read More …

3 Things to Know About Painting Your Home’s Interior

5 November 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are looking to make a change in your home, interior painting is a great option. Painting can modernize and completely change the appearance of your home's interior. If you are planning on selling your home soon, painting is a great way to bring potential buyers in and can help you get more for your home. When it comes to adding a new coat of paint to your home, there are a few key things to keep in mind. Read More …

Saving Energy With Spray Foam Insulation

9 October 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Traditional home insulation is made up of sheets (or blankets) of fiberglass which can be installed into walls, floors, or ceiling as needed. This type of insulation works by preventing conductive heat transfer, or the transfer of heat through solid materials. Since glass is a poor conductor (and thus a good insulator), the small strands of glass that fiberglass is composed of work by creating a maze of air pockets bounded by glass that heat cannot move through easily. Read More …