Understanding The Construction Process

Playing (And Winning) Hide And Seek With A Leaking Roof

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If you have noticed puddles of water on the floor of your home, and you don’t know what could have caused these mystery puddles to appear, you might have a leak in your roof. Not knowing where the leak is coming from is a bit disturbing, as you will not know the amount of work to do to fix it. The quicker you find the leak source, the less damage you will need to deal with. Read More»

A Rubber Roofing Membrane Vs. BUR Roofing

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Because of how big commercial buildings tend to be, most of them have a flat roof. One of the most common ways to waterproof a flat roof is to install alternating layers of tar paper and asphalt to create a solid roof. An alternate method for installing a roof is to use a rubberized roofing membrane. Both options can make a solid roof, but if you want to save on your cooling costs, then there is only one choice to make. Read More»

New Construction Company? Make Sure To Certify And Train Your Crane Operators

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If you’re a new construction company looking to buy or rent a crane for your projects, you need to understand how to operate the equipment property. If your workers lack the proper training to operate a crane, they can accidentally harm other people on your construction sites. Accidents can lead to lawsuits and expenses that hurt your company’s reputation and finances. Before you take your crane out into the field, make sure that your workers receive the proper certification and training first. Read More»

How To Maximize Your Storage Space When Using Pallet Racks

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To store as much inventory as possible in your warehouse, it’s a smart idea to use pallet racks to help keep your pallets and products stacked and organized neatly. However, some companies make better use of their storage space than others, and using the right pallet racks and the right storage methods can help you make the most of the warehouse space that is available to you. This can help you save money because you won’t have to worry about expanding or maintaining a larger building, but you’ll still be able to store a lot of inventory. Read More»

3 Telltale Signs Your Heating System Is On The Fritz

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Furnaces are expensive pieces of equipment; as such, homeowners typically don’t want to replace them until it’s absolutely necessary to do so. At the same time, however, mechanical problems within a furnace, if ignored, can eventually become major enough that the entire unit may need to be replaced. Because of this, it’s recommended that homeowners have even the seemingly smallest of furnace repairs done right away. Being aware of a few of the common signs that your home heating system is on the fritz or is about to break down can be helpful in this regard. Read More»