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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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Home Building: Three Important Tips for Planning for Custom Construction

17 November 2021
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are interested in building a custom home, choose a reliable builder for the project. The construction of a house is a challenging and expensive undertaking. Therefore, professional help is indispensable to avoid future problems like design flaws, structural shortcomings, premature wear and even legal non-compliance suits. In general, you should choose a reliable home builder with appropriate experience, skills and reputation. Engage the contractor from the initial preparation phase of the project to ensure good results. Read More …

Top Things You Might Not Know About Marine Transport

29 September 2021
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Despite the fact that ground and air transport are very popular nowadays, the truth is that marine transport is still very popular in today's world, too. You might be interested in making use of marine transport at some point or another, or you might already be involved in marine transport in some way. In either scenario, it makes sense to learn a little more about marine transport, as there is a good chance that there are a few things that you don't know. Read More …

Factors to Deliberate on When Opting for Excavator Hire for Residential Construction

18 August 2021
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Regardless of what type of construction project you are embarking on for your residential property, selecting the right machinery is vital for its success. And when it comes to versatility, it is hard to come across equipment that is as adaptable as an excavator. Not only is it available in different options but it is also compatible with an array of accessories so your contractors can carry out multiple tasks with the same machinery. Read More …

A Guide On The Work Of Building Consultants

14 July 2021
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you intend to build a home, you probably require the services of a building consultant. These are professionals whose primary agenda is to ensure that you have a hassle-free construction process. The article discusses the services offered by building consultants.  Building And Construction Laws Building consultants will inform you of the laws that could affect the construction work. For instance, zoning regulations will prohibit you from building your home in an area zoned for commercial use. Read More …

3 Steps to Take When Planning a Whole-Home Insulation Project

24 May 2021
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Energy losses through a building's surfaces can significantly increase annual heating and cooling costs. Research shows that ceilings lose 25–35% of heat during winter and gain the same amount of heat in summer. Windows account for 20% of heat loss and gain, while walls and floors account for 25% and 20% of heat loss and gain, respectively. Insulation creates a barrier that restricts heat flow, reduces energy losses and increases year-round indoor comfort. Read More …