Choosing My Contractor

Choosing My Contractor

  • What's The Difference Between PTAC And Portable Air Conditioners?

    Picking the right air conditioner can be pretty difficult, and there are a lot of options to choose from. To narrow down your choices and help you come to a more informed decision, here are two alternative cooling solutions that you might not have considered: Portable Air Conditioners For situations where you only want to heat one or two rooms, a portable unit is one of the best choices. There are pretty simple, generating cold air for your home, while venting the heat waste outside.

  • 3 Ways To Enhance Your Outdoor Space For Entertaining

    With spring and summer almost here, many people are already planning their outdoor events. If you are someone who loves to entertain and host family gatherings or just barbecue outside, you want to make sure your space is ready to handle your needs. To help transform your outdoor space and get it ready for entertaining, here are three things you want to look into. Building a new deck. One of the best ways to enhance your backyard and prepare it for entertaining is to look into installing a new deck.

  • Should You Remodel Before You Sell?

    If you are planning to sell your house, you may wonder if you should remodel or sell it without major renovations. This decision can be a difficult one and depends on several factors, including the condition of your home, its location, and the nature of the renovation. Selling As Is If you have an older home that needs a great deal of work, you may consider selling it "as is," especially if you need to move quickly.

  • 3 Ways To Protect The Foundation Of Your Home From Water Damage

    Owning a home is a major investment. As such, you want to make sure that you do everything you can to keep it in good shape at all times. The last thing you want is something ruining your home, especially when it could have been avoided. To help prevent your foundation from sustaining water damage, check out some of these tips below. Extend the length of your gutters. One of the easiest ways to take control of the water around your home is to place extenders on the end of your gutters.

  • How To Make Corner Notches In The Logs For Your Cabin Using A Chainsaw

    Building a simple small log cabin out in the woods to escape the pressures of daily life is something many people who know how to work with a chainsaw can mostly do on their own. After you cut the trees into the logs you'll need to build the walls, you'll need to notch the ends of the logs so they fit together at the corners and won't roll off of one another.

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    Choosing My Contractor

    By the time I finally finished saving money for my new home, I knew that I wanted something special. I didn't want to buy a starter home, and I really didn't want to deal with fixing up an older place. Instead of scouring the market and dealing with real estate agents, I decided to work with a general contractor to start building a place of my own. However, I didn't choose my contractor willy nilly either. I spend hours interviewing and researching various construction firms until I found the business I wanted to work with. This blog is all about working with contractors, so that you can make better construction decisions.