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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

Two Safety Precautions That Must Be Taken on Building Sites
7 May 2019

Due to the hazardous nature of building sites, the

Which Factors Differentiate a Good and Excellent Fabrication Company?
1 April 2019

"Can this fabrication company handle a project eff

Constructing a Tennis Court? Should You Use Concrete or Asphalt?
11 March 2019

If you have ample yard space and are contemplating

Why Concrete Tilt-up Panels Are a Hit in the Industrial Construction World
12 February 2019

Technology adoption has revolutionised the modern

3 Crucial Tips for Improving Your Stormwater Drainage Design
20 January 2019

If your home does not have an efficient stormwater

Two Safety Precautions That Must Be Taken on Building Sites

Due to the hazardous nature of building sites, there are many safety precautions that must be taken when working in this type of environment. Read on to discover what these precautions are. Check the scaffolding after any alterations are made to it Sometimes, a scaffold that has been erected on a building site may need to be altered; the labourers might, for example, need to extend the width or the height of this structure in order to gain access to a different part of the building to which the scaffold is attached. Read More 

Which Factors Differentiate a Good and Excellent Fabrication Company?

"Can this fabrication company handle a project effectively and competently?" "Are they experienced in working on projects like yours?" "Can they handle the job well even with a limited budget or timeline?" "Do they have a trained team of experts?" These are some of the questions asked by people or companies that require sheet metal fabrication services but have little or no experience in this field. Before you choose a fabrication shop to work with, it important to consider the traits that separate a good company from a great one. Read More 

Constructing a Tennis Court? Should You Use Concrete or Asphalt?

If you have ample yard space and are contemplating the best way to make it more functional, you may want to deliberate on tennis court construction. Having a tennis court built on your property is not only great for keeping fit, but it is also a great way to socialise with your friends too via playing together! Nonetheless, choosing to have a tennis court constructed is just the first decision that you will make. Read More 

Why Concrete Tilt-up Panels Are a Hit in the Industrial Construction World

Technology adoption has revolutionised the modern construction industry. With today's advanced construction technology, construction companies have a better chance of achieving greater profitability and faster growth. The use of concrete tilt-up panels in construction, in particular, is a trend that many industrial building owners are keen on adopting. Continue reading on below to find out why these concrete panels are becoming increasingly popular in the industrial construction world. Design Flexibility  Read More 

3 Crucial Tips for Improving Your Stormwater Drainage Design

If your home does not have an efficient stormwater drainage design, you might experience a lot of problems when it rains. The inefficient flow of water could lead to flooding of your property. The resulting stagnant water could cause damage to your residential foundation, the driveway and your landscape. In addition, accumulated stormwater causes surfaces to be slippery, increasing the risk of slippage for both vehicles and pedestrians. Here are simple tips to help you improve your stormwater drainage setup. Read More