How to Extend Your Property

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How to Extend Your Property

Hello, my name is Danny and this is my new blog. I live in Sydney, Australia in my dream property. When I bought this house, it wasn't my dream at all but I could see that the place had potential. When I first saw the place, I knew it had potential but it was a little small. I bought it and decided to extend the kitchen and dining room out into the yard. I am not a construction professional so I had no idea how to do this. Thankfully, my friend recommended a fantastic contractor who helped me plan the work and then completed the work in super quick time. I learnt a lot so I would like to share it here.

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Do You Know What to Do If a Fire Starts Inside Your Walls?

24 May 2017
 Categories: , Blog

The very thought of having a fire break out in your home is nothing short of terrifying. With most house fires, you have the ability to actually see the blaze, and then evacuate or attempt to contain the fire if it's safe to do so. But what about when you can't see the fire until it has already been burning for a while? Would you know what to do if a fire were to actually break out inside your walls? Read More …

Up And Away: The Advantages Of Choosing Aerial Surveying For Your Construction Site

23 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Having the land you wish to build on properly surveyed is one of the first and most important steps in any construction project, and land surveying services offer a range of methods and services that will give you a thoroughly accurate picture of the topography, contours and composition of your land. However, while traditional ground-level surveying is more than adequate for most construction operations, there is a more modern alternative that offers a number of unique advantages—aerial surveying. Read More …

The Different Types of Plywood You Must Learn

23 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Plywood is an important material when handling furniture. It can be used in a variety of styles to build concrete forms, cabinets, and other furniture projects that require large and flat pieces of wood. The material is created by subjecting thin players of pieces of wood attached with glue to extreme pressure conditions using hydraulic system presses to come up with a single sheet of wood. Most structural building and construction applications prefer softwood plywood whereas hardwood plywood is mostly used for cabinets and furniture. Read More …

How to Protect Your Roof From Damage During the Colder Months

23 May 2017
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The colder seasons usually bring with them lower temperatures, strong winds and frequent bouts of rain. These conditions can have quite a negative impact on the condition of your roof. Here are two ways to protect this area of your property from damage throughout this time of year. Pay close attention to the gutters The gutters that surround your home play an important role in protecting the roof, the foundation and the siding from water damage. Read More …

Areas to Focus On During Kitchen Renovations

22 May 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

In most households, the kitchen functions as a gathering space. For this reasons, the kitchen is usually considered the heart of a home. However, with the amount of foot traffic the kitchen experiences, it also tends to be one of the areas of your residence that succumb to disrepair. Over time, you will find that your kitchen is looking dull and worn out, which can make the room an eyesore. To counter this, you should invest in kitchen renovations. Read More …