One of the great things about building a store from the ground up is that you have the opportunity to tailor the space to your individual needs and wants. However, a construction project like this can be pretty complex, partially due to its size, which is why you need to put thought into the design process. Below are four things that you should take into consideration before breaking ground on your store. [Read More]
If You Can Build A Huge Triangle, You Can Build A Roof Truss!
Are you looking at your garage and wishing you could make the building bigger and taller? It will require lifting off the present roof and adding bigger trusses to support the extended height and width of the structure and its bigger roof. You may be wondering if you can manage that yourself. Wonder no more! The following will give you a good idea about your truss roof building skills. Triangles, Triangles, Triangles [Read More]
Preparing For A Wood-Burning Winter
Do you use a wood stove, fireplace or furnace to supplement your heating system during the winter? If so, have you begun preparing for using that wood to heat your home this year? Here, you'll find a few tips to help you get things ready for a long, cold winter. Chimney Inspection and Repair Most homeowners that burn wood to heat the home know that the chimney is an essential element of the system. [Read More]
The Skies The Limit When Remodeling Your Home: Everything You Need To Know About Second Story Additions
If you are planning on adding space to your home, but there is not enough terrain on your property for conventional home additions, you will need to build upwards. Second-story additions are a great way to add space to your home, but there are some things that you need to know before you start planning your remodeling project. The following tips will help you with your second-story addition without any problems now or in the future. [Read More]