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In Which We All Learn About Construction

Do you know when we first learned the basics about construction? It might sound silly to admit this, but it was not until we had a sun room added onto our home. As the construction workers made plans, sourced materials, and then put up the structure, we were sure to ask a lot of questions and to observe the actions they took. And you know what? We were hooked! From that point on, it has been one of our goals to learn more about construction and contractors. Part of our learning journey has been to create this website and share it with you.


Marble In Luxury Home Construction

11 October 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When building a luxury home, picking the right building materials is crucial. One material that often comes up in luxury construction is marble. Marble is a metamorphic rock known for its natural beauty. Many homes incorporate marble countertops or marble floor tiles into the interior design. Some people even buy marble statues and decorations. Learn more about marble to decide if you want to use it in your custom home construction. Read More …

Custom Home Design: Building Or Remodeling The Home Of Your Dreams

28 September 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are building a custom home, you will want to learn the process of creating a home design. Everyone has their own take on the style of home they want to build, but you can all follow the same basic steps when it comes to the design and planning process. For example, do you want your new home to have an open floor plan, or would you prefer rooms that are more specific? Read More …

Roofing Installation Facts: Why New Roof Installation Is Better Than A Roof-Over

13 September 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you're dealing with any kind of roofing damage or just signs of aging, you may be ready to have it replaced. As you start talking with roofing contractors, you'll find that you often have two choices in this process. You can either have your replacement roof installed over top of the existing one, or you can have the existing one stripped away and then a whole new roof installed. Here's a look at some of the reasons why it's best to just have the existing roof removed and a new one installed in its place. Read More …

3 Benefits Of Installing Artificial Grass With A Synthetic Thatch Layer Around The Blades

31 August 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Grass lawns will naturally develop a layer of thatch at the base of the blades. Whenever you mow a lawn, the cut grass blades will fall into the soil and start to decay. They'll curl up and change in color to yellow or black. Even if you don't mow the lawn, the grass blades that naturally die will lean over and become thatch. Since artificial grass doesn't need to be mowed and doesn't die, it won't produce any thatch layer. Read More …

ADU Building Plans

16 August 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

An accessory dwelling unit (ADU) is a secondary residence that is located on the same parcel of land as a primary residence. A mother-in-law suite or a caretaker's cottage are two types of accessory dwelling units. If increasing the living space supplied on your land is needed, considering the floor plans will be one of the first steps you should address. An ADU Size An accessory dwelling unit is typically smaller in size than a primary residence. Read More …