Category House

Cracks in the Walls of Your Home

Cracks in the wall
Notice a crack in the wall of your home? While it may have been caused by the blunt force of an object, such as a chair being accidentally pushed into the wall too hard, it could also be an indication…

Asphalt Driveway Maintenance

driveway maintenance
The driveway is your property, too While many homeowners fuss over maintaining the roof, windows, and the drainage around the sides of the house, keeping the driveway in good working order isn’t always a priority. And why should it be?…

Downspout Maintenance

Downspouts
Basics of downspout maintenance Downspouts are the vertical lengths of piping attached to the sides of a home. They connect to the gutters that run vertically along the roof so that runoff water can be carried off the roof and…

Flat roof to pitched roof conversion

Converting a flat asphalt roof to a pitched one
Turning a flat asphalt roof into a pitched roof This video is all about turning a flat asphalt roof into a pitched roof later on. You see the stages of removing the asphalt roof, building the new roof structure, felting…

DEWALT DW713 Review

Dewalt DW713 compound miter saw
DEWALT DW713 – an excellent single-bevel 10-Inch compound miter saw The DEWALT DW713 is an excellent Single-Bevel Compound 10-inch Miter Saw that delivers accurate cuts quickly and is ideal for cutting crown moldings, baseboards and a range of other things.…

DIY EPDM flat roof installation

Flat roof installation steps STEP 1 Before the flat roof installation, sweep the roof clear of all loose chippings and debris check the substrate for any water damaged timberwork and replaced if required. STEP 2 Underlay is fitted to the…

Roof cost estimates Vs. the reality

roof cladding
The cost of the roof construction The offer for the construction of the roof usually also includes the item budget of the construction. To what extent can it be relied on?  In the offer phase, the project is  made as universal as possible and only concerns standard conditions.…