Reinforce Old Brick Walls As Soon As Possible In Quake Country

Posted on: 13 October 2015

Brick buildings look gorgeous and classic when designed well, especially if the buildings are older and well-kept. But many older brick buildings are unreinforced, meaning that if a quake were to hit, the building could collapse. Luckily it is possible to retrofit a brick building, reducing damage and danger to others substantially. If you own one of these buildings, even if your town does not have a retrofit ordinance, start reinforcing the walls even if you have to go bit by bit. [Read More]

How To Install A New Toilet

Posted on: 22 September 2015

Remodeling your bathroom is one of the smartest home investments you can make. Bathrooms often age quicker than other rooms in the house because of the constant usage. This is why so many people decide to remodel their bathroom before any other room. One of the first things that needs changing is often the toilet. Investing in a new toilet is a smart and simple project that you can do on your own. [Read More]

Convert Your Garage Into Your Workshop

Posted on: 10 September 2015

If you want to have a nice home workshop, you may be running into problems with finding the space. You may not be able to add in an extra building to put your workshop in. One option you have is to convert your garage into a workshop. There are several reasons to convert your garage into your workshop.  Access Getting into your new workshop should be easy. You already have access from your house right into your garage. [Read More]

Four Reasons To Upgrade To Fiber Cement Siding

Posted on: 23 August 2015

If you want to increase the appearance and the value of your home, one good construction choice to make is in your home's siding. Your choice of siding can make the home look more upscale, and it can protect the home from exterior problems. If you are looking to upgrade the siding on your home, consider going with fiber cement siding. Here are four reasons why fiber cement is an excellent choice for your home siding upgrade. [Read More]