Cost-Saving Construction Concepts: A Construction and Contracting Blog

5 Ways to Prepare Your Home and Garden for Summer

Summer presents plenty of opportunities to enjoy spending time at home with friends and family, particularly if you have a garden with space for outdoor entertaining. Here are five tips to help you make your home and garden pleasant places to be this summer. 1. Hose Down Your Patio Patios can be fantastic spaces for […]

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Waterproofing Tips For Your Deck

Many people think of waterproofing when it comes to their basement, but you shouldn’t forget about outdoor features like your deck. If your deck is made of wood, waterproofing is important to protect the material and keep the deck from serious damage. Clean and Repair the Deck Before you can seal or waterproof your wood […]

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How to Safely Use Earthmoving Equipment at Home

Earthmoving equipment is often for rent at a hardware or home improvement store, and this equipment can make quick work of digging a pit needed for a new pool or garage foundation, or creating deep trenches for a new garden or other such feature. If you’re not experienced in using earthmoving equipment, you want to […]

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DIY Pine Treatment? Not The Perfect Plan

You’ve thought long and hard and decided that treated pine is the best choice of material for your raised garden bed. In order to cut costs, you’ve thought of buying used pine sleepers that you’ll re-treat and re-use to build a home for the roses and tulips that make your backyard such an inviting place. […]

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Reasons Glass Splashbacks Are Ideal for Any Kitchen

If you are looking to renovate your kitchen to enhance its functionality as well as its aesthetic value, then you should consider installing glass splashbacks. These splashbacks are installed on walls that are adjacent to areas of regular usage such as above your stovetop or above your kitchen sink. Here are some of the reasons […]

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