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5 things you should do now to prevent water damage

 It is without a doubt that water damages in a home are devastating for you as a homeowner. Your hard-earned savings and work of restless nights can washout in no time when that sump pump won’t turn on. The only way to prevent costly water losses, repairs, and insurance claims are to properly maintain your home. A leak of few drops of water, if left unchecked, can slowly initiate destructive…
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Why Concrete is Growing In Texas So Fast?

Concrete is one of the cheapest and most durable materials available. On top of that, it is also a very aesthetically pleasing choice as opposed to laying out an asphalt driveway. Texas is a very fast-growing part of the United States and concrete is seeing growth as well…
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What is construction site development?

What is Construction Site Development? Well, it is basically when a company decides to build a building or a complex of some sort and they hire a company or a contractor to do the job for them. The contractor usually has some kind of license or certification that says they can do the work that they are being paid to do, this then allows them to begin planning the project and getting bids from…
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Is Your Elevator Making a Creaking Sound? 3 Sounds That Call for Immediate Action

Having an elevator in your home or business can be incredibly convenient. However, to continue enjoying that convenience and to keep everyone safe, it\’s important that all elevators be properly cared for. This means regular maintenance, as well as inspections as required by law, should be performed.  On top of that, however, elevator owners should also pay close attention to their…
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Most Rented Construction Equipment

 When you’re a contractor, you require different types of heavy construction equipment in your pool to undertake jobs efficiently and within the time frame of the project.  If you look at the classification and list of tools you’ll find that all specific actions on the project site require relevant machinery. Some are repeatedly used while specific types are used for special large scale…
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Concrete forms - Tips for formwork construction

Construction workers use concrete forms to provide support for poured concrete in load-bearing structures. This task requires a good deal of specialized equipment and knowledge. For larger projects, contractors may need to hire specialists, but most smaller jobs can be…
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Structural Warranty - Everything you need to know

Are you about to take the plunge of a new construction and are afraid of the probable structural defects after years of completion? If yes, cover in the form of structural warranty can ease up your worries. If you’re a newbie in this and doesn’t know anything about the gamesmanship of structural warranties here’s an intro. A structural warranty is an insurance policy that is usually…
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Keeping Cash Flow Steady in Construction

By: Dean Kaplan, CEO and President, The Kaplan Group Like many seasonal businesses, construction companies often have trouble keeping their cash flow steady. The highs are great, but the lows have the capacity to ruin your business. Sometimes even the highs can be hard on your business, if you find yourself in a situation where you have more work than you can reasonably do. Unfortunately, many…
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