Byron Steeves

5 Factors To Consider When Selecting Fence Footings

Construction & Contractors Blog

Building a fence requires careful consideration of various factors to ensure its durability and stability. One critical aspect that often goes unnoticed is the selection of the right fence footings. The footings play a crucial role in supporting the entire fence structure and preventing any potential issues in the future. There are five factors to consider that will enable you to make informed decisions about your fencing project when selecting fence footings.

26 May 2023

Key Features To Include In Your Storage Shed

Construction & Contractors Blog

A storage shed is typically a pretty simple structure. It can just consist of four walls and a roof. However, if you are paying to have a shed custom-built in your yard, you might as well make the most of that opportunity. Here are some features you may want to ask your builder to include in your shed.  A Floor Some sheds do have dirt floors, but having your shed built with an actual floor will pay off later.

12 May 2023

Key Benefits Of Steel Fabrication In Construction

Construction & Contractors Blog

If you will be putting up a new structure in the near future, one of the first things you or your client will have to decide on will be what type of building materials to use for the construction. While there are multiple options out there including concrete and brick, steel fabrication remains a very popular method for putting up a new building. Here's why you should reach out to a local provider of steel fabrication to discuss your construction project's needs.

24 April 2023

How To Tell If Repairing A Commercial Structure Is An Option?

Construction & Contractors Blog

Owning a commercial building means that you'll eventually have to decide if and how to repair it. Commercial structure repair work is rarely simple. You need to know how to assess the extent of the building's defects so that you can put a team of contractors to work. Age The age of the building provides at least a small clue. Generally, you can assume a newer structure won't have major issues unless there's clear evidence to the contrary.

11 April 2023

Tips For Applying Deck Coatings To Extend The Life Of Your Wooden Deck

Construction & Contractors Blog

Maintaining a wooden deck can be a challenging task. With exposure to harsh weather conditions, regular foot traffic, and other environmental factors, your deck will start to show signs of wear and tear. Applying deck coatings will help extend your deck's life and keep it looking great for years to come. However, it's important to follow a few essential tips to ensure that you get the best results possible, including each of the following:

28 March 2023

Asphalt Construction Steps Needed To Put In Your New Parking Lot

Construction & Contractors Blog

There are several steps involved in building a new parking lot. An asphalt parking lot consists of a compacted base, aggregate, and asphalt. Here's an overview of how these layers are built. Prepare The Ground Asphalt construction begins with ground preparations. If you're tearing out an old lot, the old asphalt is scraped up and hauled off. If the contractor is starting with undeveloped land, they'll need to clear the land and grade it so the parking lot will drain properly.

10 March 2023

Commercial Spray Foam Roofing Is A Good Choice Since It Has No Seams

Construction & Contractors Blog

Spray foam roofing is a good choice for your commercial building with a flat roof. Flat roofs need protective roofing materials because water doesn't roll off as quickly as it does with sloped roofs. Foam is a good choice since it makes your roof watertight. Here are some details about commercial spray foam roofing you should know. The Roofing System Has Three Parts A spray foam roof has three basic parts.

28 February 2023

How A Remodel Can Help Your Business

Construction & Contractors Blog

When you're a business owner, you want to have a business space that helps you create a good name for your business in the industry. You also want the space to be comfortable and safe for all who enter through the doors. There are many other things you want your business space to offer. However, it may not offer you any of the things you want in its current state. This is why you should think about having it remodeled.

10 February 2023

Is A Design And Build Construction Contractor Right For Your Project?

Construction & Contractors Blog

A design and build construction contractor is a professional who offers a more unified version of the process. They can help you devise the design for a project and then put it into action. You might wonder whether this approach is right for your project when compared to the traditional process of breaking up these functions. Here is how to tell if your plans fit this model of design and construction work.

1 February 2023

3 Top Reasons Why It's Imperative To Invest In A Video Sewer Inspection

Construction & Contractors Blog

As a homeowner, you should inspect every system in your home to ensure it's in good condition. However, you may sometimes focus more on other things and forget about your sewer line, mainly because it is underground. This is not wise because it might get damaged when you least expect it, leading to health and safety risks. For example, your sewer line might clog or crack, causing wastewater to back up in your toilet and yard.

18 January 2023