Construct This: A Contractor's Blog

Construct This: A Contractor's Blog

  • How Steel Building Construction Is Different

    Construction for steel buildings, especially industrial ones, can be significantly different from other projects in other settings. Before you start a steel building construction plan, it's wise to review the following differences and account for them. Fabrication Especially if the building needs places to hold specialized equipment, fabrication is frequently necessary. This means working with a fabrication shop to create precise designs. Likewise, your construction team will have to assemble the fabricated pieces on-site in most cases.

  • Pre-Designed ADU House Plans Vs. Custom: The Pros And Cons

    Building an ADU or accessory dwelling unit on your property can be a great way to accrue extra rental revenue or accommodate house guests and family when they come into town. If you're considering building your own ADU, a common quandary that can arise is whether to use customized building plans or pre-designed plans. Here are the pros and cons of using pre-made plans. PROS Save Costs One of the major benefits of using pre-designed ADU plans is the opportunity to save money.

  • What Are The Benefits Of Installing A Built-Up Roofing System?

    Built-up roofing is one of the unconventional yet beneficial roof variations you can have over your building. Note that the roof starts with a foundation of ply sheets, followed by layers of bitumen. A pebble-like layer tops it off. So, if you have a commercial structure or are planning to design one, this is one of the perfect roof types you can install. Here are key benefits you can expect from installing a built-up roofing system.

  • 4 Occasions When You Should Schedule Residential Stucco Repair Services

    If you are a homeowner, you must ensure every corner of your home is up to par. After all, your home is one of your biggest investments. Damage to your home can cause significant inconveniences or put your family at risk. One part of your home you should keep a close eye on is the exterior stucco. Stucco is a type of plaster that most homeowners use as an exterior wall finish.

  • Useful Advice For Beginners Dealing With Masonry Work

    If you own a property, you may eventually have to deal with masonry work. Maybe you need to fix some damaged bricks or add a brick structure to your property. If you've never dealt with masonry work before, here are some tips that you'll want to review before getting started. Select the Best Bricks for Masonry Construction  If you're planning to develop a brick structure around your property, a huge factor that will impact your success is your brick selection.

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Construct This: A Contractor's Blog

When you want something built, who do you turn to? Okay, maybe you answered that question with a particular person's name, and that's an acceptable answer. But the answer we were really looking for was "construction contractors." This profession is full of people who can build this and that, and who can customize the things they build to meet your unique needs. Working with a construction team is like working with a bunch of people who just want to make you happy. We love that aspect of the industry, and it's something we plan on focusing on more as we write this blog.