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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

Is it Better to Build a Home Extension or Move to a New Home?
10 January 2018

Do you feel like you never have enough space? Are

Three things you should do if a pipe bursts in your house
3 January 2018

A burst pipe can wreak havoc on a house. Here are

Why You Should Always Let Experts Install Your Chain Link Fence
28 December 2017

Installing a chain link fence can seem like a simp

Skylight Windows: Safety And Security
28 December 2017

Skylight windows can be a great addition to any ho

3 Benefits of Metal Roofing That You've Never Really Thought About
26 December 2017

Metal roofing is known and loved for its permanenc

Why You Should Always Let Experts Install Your Chain Link Fence

Installing a chain link fence can seem like a simple task. However, you can make some mistakes which can compromise the safety of your home. An example is fixing the tension band incorrectly, which makes it possible for someone to remove them and gain access to the house. As such, to avoid such incidences, it is necessary to contract experts to carry out the installation. Below are additional reasons why you should always get experts to perform this task. Read More 

Skylight Windows: Safety And Security

Skylight windows can be a great addition to any home or workplace, particularly when put in a position to allow for an optimum amount of sunlight. Skylight windows are generally safe, provided that the correct precautions and measures are taken when installed and that they can be adequately protected from intruders. When considering safety and security regarding skylight windows, the following should be considered When installing skylight windows, one must consider the possibility of falling. Read More 

3 Benefits of Metal Roofing That You’ve Never Really Thought About

Metal roofing is known and loved for its permanence: aluminium and steel roofs can last up to 60 years, while zinc and copper roofs can go well over 100 years with nothing more than a painting facelift. What that means is that investing in metal roofing will probably be a once-in-a-lifetime thing for you, which makes the upfront cost worth it. Did you know, however, that there are tons of benefits to having metal roofs, some of which you've probably never heard of? Read More 

Data Cabling Tips to Upgrade Your Gaming

MMORPG gaming relies on several key points in order to ensure you are getting the best quality for your experience. This is especially true if you do a large amount of group activities like raiding and dungeons. This means you not only need quality graphics, but solid cabling as well to ensure your connection is stable with no interruptions. Here are a few tips for data cabling to upgrade your gaming experience. Read More 

3 Ways Commercial Bricklaying Can Give Your Small Business Curb Appeal

Business and buildings change hands on a routine basis in the business world. This means that the building you have purchased for your business may have had a totally different use for the last company. If you are facing an issue where the business you have purchased needs some curb appeal in order to appeal to your client base, consider the three ways commercial bricklaying can help. Retaining Walls You may not think of retaining walls as a way to add curb appeal to a business. Read More