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Dan's Construction and Repair Blog

Hello! My name is Dan and this is my construction and repair blog. I don't work in the industry myself, I have recently used a lot of different contractors during the construction of my home. Construction contractors used machinery to dig and lay the foundations for my home before the walls and trusses where installed. A roofing company installed a metal roof and contractors installed plumbing and electrical utilities. I was very impressed with the results and I learnt lots of cool things during the completion of this project. This blog contains information which will be useful to other people who plan to work with construction contractors.

Latest Posts

Land Development Tips
16 June 2020

Land development is one of the best ways to improv

Understanding Acoustic Panelling
24 March 2020

Acoustic panelling is mainly used to improve the q

Five Reasons Why You Should Invest in Granite for Home Improvement Projects
3 February 2020

Granite is an excellent option to choose for conte

Why Split System Air Conditioning Units Are The Best Option For Those Looking To Keep Cool This Summer
13 December 2019

Air conditioning has to be one of the best inventi

Types of Civil Engineering Works and Their Relevance in Modern Construction
23 November 2019

Civil works are a part of the construction industr

Why Split System Air Conditioning Units Are The Best Option For Those Looking To Keep Cool This Summer

Air conditioning has to be one of the best inventions ever as it has allowed people to live in relative comfort even in hostile environments like Australia. If you are looking to get an air conditioning unit this summer but don't really know a lot about the industry, then there are a couple of things you need to consider before making your choice, You could spend years reading up on every individual system and their pros and cons, so here is a simple rundown of the most common version: a split system air conditioning unit. Read More 

The Areas Of Your Business You Might Have Forgotten To Waterproof

Waterproofing is a vital service that ensures that your building is resistant to water in particular areas. Otherwise, you would soon find that many homes and businesses suffer from rotting timber, eroded foundations and terrible smells. While it may be obvious that bathrooms, kitchens and specific workstations dealing with liquids need to be waterproofed, there are some parts of your business that you may forget need waterproofing too. Before you start work in your new office, make sure that all your commercial waterproofing is done, especially in these lesser-known sections. Read More 

Your Guide To Engineered Wood Flooring

Engineered wood flooring may be your ideal choice if you're looking for flooring that's a cross between hardwood and laminate. It's composed of a core layer that's made of plywood or hard density fibreboard and a top layer that's made of solid wood with a protective lacquer or oil finish. Engineered wood flooring comes in a variety of thicknesses and wood finishes, and although it's not as expensive as hardwood flooring, it is significantly more expensive than laminate flooring. Read More 

Two important tips for those who want to install a balustrade around their swimming pool

If you want to secure your swimming pool by fitting a balustrade around it, here are two of the most important things to keep in mind when having this feature fitted. Make sure this structure is made from stainless steel When asked to fit balustrades around swimming pools, fence contractors usually advise their clients to opt for stainless steel balustrades. There are two specific reasons why they tend to give this advice. Read More 

Outdoor Plumbing Issues That Should Have You Call an Emergency Plumber

For some homeowners, plumbing repairs are focused exclusively on the interior of their home, as this is where most major issues crop up. And while it is judicious to keep a sharp eye on your indoor plumbing, it is just as astute to do the same for your outdoor plumbing too. The thing with exterior plumbing problems is that if they are not being watched for, they can occur and can be substantially exacerbated over time. Read More