Caroline Black

The General Contractors Guide to Hiring Qualified Superintendents

If you are a general contractor and are managing several jobs, it can be difficult to be everywhere at once. Therefore, you might want help managing your jobs and keeping your clients happy. So, you probably are ready to start looking for a superintendent to manage your projects. The following guide will help you with the hiring process when you are looking for a superintendent for your projects: Get the Right Experience Read More 

You Have A New Home: Can You Still Benefit From Window Replacement?

Home windows can typically last anywhere from ten to forty years depending on the materials used, so window replacement probably isn't on your mind if you have a relatively new house. After all, if your home is less than twenty years old, then your windows are probably still in serviceable condition. However, this doesn't mean that you can't benefit from a window replacement. The reality is that many developers do not build modern homes to high standards. Read More 

3 Great Fire-Resistant Roofing Materials

If you are in a drought, taking steps to protect your home against fires becomes even more critical. If you don't want your home to become another wildfire casualty, you need to be careful about the material you use on your roof and on your home. If you are building a new home or remodeling your old home, consider using fire-resistant materials on your roof. Roofing materials go through testing to determine their fire ratings. Read More 

What Are The Advantages Of Design-Build Construction?

While you can hire various design and construction contractors for a new build, you can also use a single company of design-build specialists. How does this kind of project work? What are its advantages? What Is Design-Build Construction? Traditional construction projects often use different specialists at different times. For example, you might use a designer or architect to put your dreams on paper. You, then, contract the building work to a general construction specialist and bring in skilled contractors to work on certain parts of the job as needed. Read More 

Steel Building Damage and Repairs That Are Needed to Restore Your Property

Many problems can affect steel buildings. When these problems begin to cause serious damage, they need to be repaired. Some of the problems start out as minor issues and grow into more significant problems. The following steel building repairs will help you deal with this damage before it develops into a more severe problem: Structural Damage The damage to steel buildings can sometimes be structural problems, which various issues can cause. Read More