Understanding The Construction Process

Stop Foundation Damage With A Push Pier

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Do you have diagonal cracks in your foundation? Do you see diagonal cracks in your drywall extending from your doors or windows? Do you have a sloping floor? If the answer to any of these questions is yes, you need to have a foundation repair company like Spiers Construction inspect your foundation, and, if necessary, make repairs.  How Do You Repair a Foundation? If your home is built over fill material that was not compacted properly or over organic material, such as peat, your home may start to settle. Read More»

Pros And Cons Of Built-In Cabinet Walls

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Built-ins are gaining in popularity again, and more homeowners are looking into adding custom cabinet walls everywhere from the living room to the bedroom. While there are many advantages to custom furniture walls, there are also serious things to consider. Customize Your Storage Solutions No matter how much you downsize, it seems there is never enough storage space for all your stuff. Built-ins give you the ability to design your space to fit the things you own, such as that large-screen television, sporting gear or odd-sized collectibles. Read More»

Investing In A Front Porch Enclosure: The Benefits

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Do you have a large porch in the front of your house that has no appeal? You can spruce your porch up if you get an enclosure installed, as it comes with many benefits that you can enjoy. Find out in this article about the advantages of investing in an enclosure for your front porch. Your House Will Have a Little More Security One of the best benefits of having a front porch enclosure is that it will make it harder for a burglar to get to your entry door. Read More»

Adding Solar Panels To Your Home

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Going green does not mean you have to build a new home. You can remodel your current home to be more energy efficient by hiring an electrician to install solar panels. You will need to make an initial financial investment, but adding the panels will benefit you in various positive ways. Savings After you have your solar panels installed, you will be using far less electricity from the local grid. In fact, at times, you may produce more electricity than your home needs. Read More»

Choosing The Right Kitchen Countertop Material

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Choosing the material for your countertop can be tough. There are so many choices to choose from today. Luckily, this article will guide you on the basics of the materials at your disposal: Natural Stone This includes soapstone, granite, and slate. Granite, for example, is relatively costly. It can be found in many high end kitchens and is one of the most popular materials around. You can select from a wide variety of colors, ranging from brilliant blues to deep blacks and beautiful whites. Read More»