What You Need to Do When Your Home Begins to Sag

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Parts of Australia have been suffering from a drought for years now, and due to the parched condition of the soil and its reactive nature, this can cause shifting and movement in the foundations of your property. Sometimes people note with alarm cracking in external brickwork, uneven flooring or doors that won't close properly. If you're worried about these conditions and wonder what you can do to remedy the situation, you may need to consider underpinning or restumping.

27 January 2017

Own a Rural Property or Farm? Here's Why You Need a Shed

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If you own a rural property or a farm, then by all means you need to install a shed, if you haven't done so already. On rural properties, sheds act as multi-purpose shelters with dynamic functions as needs arise. They are a great investment for the long term as you will always have use for such shelters. In general, you can use rural sheds for the following: Farm produce storage 

24 January 2017

Tips For Installing a Screened-in Porch

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If you are looking to add a house extension, it can be as simple as a screened-in porch. This provides a nice porch in front of your home for enjoying the outdoors, but by covering the porch you can control how much privacy you get and whether or not you are exposed to the elements. Here are some tips for designing and installing a screened-in porch. Get the Right Permits

17 November 2016

4 Reasons to Get Construction Cleaning Services Following Construction or Renovation

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If your home or office has just been extensively renovated, you are probably wondering what to do with all the debris left over. This is where post-construction cleaners come in handy: they can help you to get rid of all the leftover waste, building materials, dust and buildup, leaving your space sparkling clean and ready for use. The following are just a few reasons to consider getting a professional to handle this important task.

27 July 2016

Benefits of Renting a Skip Bin

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If you are in need of getting rid of waste, whether yard waste or remodeling waste, renting a skip bin is a great option. There are a wide range of benefits of choosing a skip bin over other alternatives, such as hiring someone to pick up the waste or bringing it to the local dump yourself. Here are some different benefits of renting a skip bin. They Are Easy to Load

27 July 2016

Three Ideas for Dealing With the Grief of Demolishing an Old Family Home

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In some cases, houses can become so old and derelict that salvaging them makes little sense. If you are thinking about demolishing your old family home so that you can put a new home on your property or for any other reason, it can be an emotional process. To help with any grief you may have over losing your family home, consider these ideas: Hire a photographer. Before having the demolition crew come over, consider hiring a photographer to take photos of the house.

18 July 2016

Tips to Help Avoid Problems Associated With a Wet Bathroom

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When you are thinking about waterproofing your house, one of the rooms that you will need to give specific attention to is the bathroom. One of the most effective ways to waterproof your bathroom is by installing tiles on its floors and walls. But if let to prevail, wet conditions can be a source of safety and health issues in addition to causing structural damage to your house. Here's what you can do to avoid such problems.

12 July 2016