Custom home construction should be exciting and fun, but there are some practical considerations to account for before beginning a project. One of the biggest is determining whether a custom house is worth the investment. You'll need to develop plans, hire a custom home builder, and deal with a variety of small issues along the way. That's not justifiable in all circu
- Do you know what static water pressure is and how it can cause damage to your home? This is the pressure that is caused by the foundation as groundwater filters through soil near your home, and proper exterior waterproofing can help prevent these problems. The following information will help you decide on the best exterior waterproofing solutions to help protect your
- Limestone is a material that has found tons of construction applications since the beginning of human history. If you're wondering whether it might be appropriate for a project, here are 6 applications it would be great for. Block Building Limestone is ideal for situations where you want to seal a wall tightly while also achieving a very natural look. For example, it'
- Steel buildings are supposed to be incredibly strong. For the most part, they are. They will stand the test of time, but only if they are not exposed to extreme situations. The following shows how a steel building can be damaged and how those damages are repaired. 1. Wall Crunched in by a Truck A semi-tractor/trailer or a massive construction truck like a dump t
- A shower niche is a very convenient addition to a shower that provides you with a place where you can set grooming products. Otherwise, you may be forced to purchase a basket to place somewhere in your shower. The niche can look very classy and elegant, but there are some niches that look better than others. There are several factors to take into consideration when in