The Short List: Why Paper And Absorbent Materials Are Bad for Your Septic System

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There are many resources out there that talk about septic tank care. The following information is different in that it focuses on two common household substances and items that should never be allowed into the home septic system, along with information to explain why they cause damage.  1. Paper products (other than septic-safe toilet tissues) Paper and cardboard products are some of the most frequently flushed materials in the home. In addition to permissible amounts of septic-safe toilet tissue, families commonly flush personal care wipes, paper towels, feminine hygiene products, cleaning wipes, and even cigarette butts down the toilet.

6 November 2019

Shingles: Choosing Your New Roof

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A roof isn't just about keeping your property and family safe from the various elements; a roof also creates a visual appeal that many home components are unable to do. Regardless of whether you are selecting a roof for a brand-new home or a new roof for your existing home, there are several things that must be taken into consideration, including materials, cost, and installation requirements. This article will focus on materials.

2 September 2019

3 Reasons To Get Your Plumbing Subcontractors From A Staffing Service

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Even though a general contractor submits bids on major construction projects, the contractor cannot do all of the work alone. Subcontractors are hired along the way to help complete specialized tasks during the construction process. Plumbers are among the most popular types of subcontractors. The quality of the plumbing system can have a significant impact on the usability of a finished building, so you should always seek out qualified subcontractors through a plumbing staffing service.

24 June 2019

Choosing a Contractor for Commercial Construction Projects

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Selecting construction contractors for residential work can be difficult and stressful enough, but commercial projects often significantly larger investments. Depending on your project, there may be millions or tens of millions of dollars of capital on the line. You must consider all of the same factors that you would for a residential contractor, but there is also a myriad of additional business considerations to keep in mind. If you are not the only investor in your project, then there are other stakeholders to satisfy as well.

10 April 2019

3 Payroll Tips For Your Contractor Business

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Going from being a construction contractor yourself to owning your own contractor business is a wise move. Your business is now scalable which means that as demand for your services grows, you can continue to hire more contractors to work for you and watch your revenue grow steadily in turn. While this is a positive development, it also comes with a lot of new responsibilities, like managing payroll. Here are three payroll tips for your contractor business:

28 January 2019

3 Tips For Your Kitchen Remodeling Process

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You will get a lot of return on your investment whenever you choose to focus on changing and upgrading your kitchen. This is a great place to start any sort of home renovation because it gives you the chance to have a place for great meal prep, excellent ROI, and a comfortable hub that is inviting. To be sure that you are getting the best kitchen remodel that you can afford, it is important that you research the steps that'll be the most helpful.

12 December 2018

More Than Square: How Custom Deck Builders Can Create More Interesting Decks for You

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Decks are often square. While this type of deck is functional, it is not very decorative. If you want a deck that is more than just the usual square or rectangle jutting out from the back or side of your home, consider hiring custom deck builders. Here is what custom deck builders can build for you. Octagons Do you know what is neat about octagonal decks? There are eight corners in which people can sit, and plenty of room left in the middle.

10 October 2018

Wood Vs Metal Roofing

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Wood and metal are opposites in many ways. Many people consider wood to be a very stylish material, while metal is more utilitarian and not quite as beautiful. Regardless of your opinions of the two materials, they are both commonly used on roofs because they are practical. Obviously, they have different characteristics that you need to consider. This article explains the main differences between a wood and metal roof. Wood Roofs

25 July 2018

Asphalt Tiles Are Great For Siding Too

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The home siding material on your house is one of the most important features when it comes to defining how it looks. That is, your siding can make or break the style of your home. Homes with old siding that is worn down, faded, and out of style, is also going to look outdated. If you want to modernize your home, replacing the siding is one of the best places to start.

15 May 2018

Tips for Improving the Performance of Your Business's Air Conditioner

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Keeping your business cool can represent a sizable expense, and this can be especially true for businesses that occupy large buildings. Fortunately, you can take some reasonable steps to improve the performance of the air conditioning system without having to impact the comfort of those in the building. Install Fans Throughout Your Building Keeping the air circulating in your business's building can be essential for ensuring that the air conditioning system is working as efficiently as possible.

6 February 2017