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2019

2 tips to keep in mind when fitting new hardwood flooring in your home

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If you have decided to get new hardwood flooring fitted in your home, here are some tips that you might find helpful. 1. Opt for engineered hardwood flooring if the temperatures and humidity levels in your home fluctuate a lot Engineered flooring is made up of multiple layers of wood, joined together with a strong adhesive, whilst standard hardwood flooring is comprised of a single, solid layer of wood. If you live in an area where there both cold winters and hot, humid summers, and as a result of this, the temperatures and the humidity levels in your home fluctuate a lot, then you should opt for the former instead of the latter. Read More»

3 Ways to Ensure Your Next Construction Project Is as Fire Safe as Possible

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While Australia has very strict building codes regulating all different types of safety measures, there is still room to be more proactive against the dangers of an indoor fire. Every year there are thousands of home and business fires in Australia; with a little extra protection in the design of these buildings, this number could be reduced and lives could be saved. Before any project begins, you should always discuss adding as much fire protection as possible. Read More»

Concrete Repairs Vs. Replacement: 4 Benefits of Repairs

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Cracking, chipping, scaling, delamination, efflorescence and spalling are among common problems and defects in concrete structures. Depending on the extent of damage, you may need to call in a damage contractor for concrete repairs or replacement. Concrete repairs are a viable option if the damage isn’t so extensive that it has compromised the integrity of the structure. If the structural integrity has been weakened, replacement is the better alternative. Here is a look at some of the benefits you can expect from professional concrete repairs. Read More»

Reasons to Use Polycarbonate Roofing for Greenhouses

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If you are considering running a sustainable homestead, then one of your main building projects is going to be a greenhouse. Greenhouses are helpful for your crops year-round, but in particular, they are beneficial in colder climates where the growing seasons may be shorter. If you are planning on a greenhouse build, then the first thing to consider is the roofing. One popular option is to go with polycarbonate roofing. Here are some of the reasons why. Read More»