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3 Benefits of Installing Plasterboard in Your Home

If you are looking to modify your home, you may not have considered the benefits that using plasterboard could bring. While plasterboard is a relatively cheap material, it is a great material. Read on to find out about three benefits of using plasterboard. Plasterboard offers easy installation Perhaps the best thing about plasterboard is the ease with which it can be installed in your home. Plasterboard is lightweight which means it can easily be carried into your home. Read More 

Land Sub-Division: 3 Common Questions

Land sub-division is an integral aspect of development. Sub-division allows land owners to alter their land-use activities in a bid to maximize the productivity of a given lot. As a student of development administration, you're likely to come across a question (or two) about land sub-division in your continuous assessment tests or in your final examinations. Here are answers to three questions on the mentioned topic. Why The Need To Regulate Land Sub-Divisions? Read More 

Common Bricklaying and Masonry Mistakes to Avoid

If you need bricklaying done around your house, you might do well to call a contractor, as this job is typically more difficult and involved than most homeowners realize. However, if you are going to try to tackle this job on your own, note a few common bricklaying and masonry mistakes to avoid and problems you might run into, so you know how to do the job right. 1. Matching the mortar Read More 

Economic and Social Benefits of Private Building Certification

Many building owners often overlook the importance of employing the services of a private certifier once all construction work is complete. Private building certifiers are construction-industry experts that specialize in assessing of construction works to ascertain whether or not they meet acceptable standards. One of the services that a private certifier can offer you is green building certification. This type of certification is proof that a building is performing at peak as regards to achieving specific environmental goals. Read More 

What to think about when performing a reoccurring building inspection

A building inspection is usually connected with buying a new house to know if it's worth buying or not. These types of inspections are usually conducted by a professional inspector. A building inspection, however, is something you should do regularly to ensure that your house doesn't hide any nasty surprises in the form of major malfunctions or potentially dangerous wear. You can hire a building inspector for these types of inspections as well, but if you want to attempt to perform it yourself, there are a few things you should consider. Read More 

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General Contractors: From New Homes to Old Repairs

Hi, my name is Toni, and I love everything having to do with home repair and design. Over the years, I have done a ton of my own repairs, helped my friends and hired many general contractors. I have learned a lot about how to choose contractors, how to do easy repairs on your own, and when to stop DIY repairs and call the professionals. I wanted to share that information with others, and I love writing so I created this blog. In it, I am going to explore countless topics about everything related to contractors. I hope you and your home benefit from the information presented in this blog, and most importantly, I hope you enjoy reading.

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3 Benefits of Installing Plasterboard in Your Home
26 January 2018

If you are looking to modify your home, you may no

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19 July 2016

Cooling towers are used in industrial applications

Land Sub-Division: 3 Common Questions
18 July 2016

Land sub-division is an integral aspect of develop

Common Bricklaying and Masonry Mistakes to Avoid
11 March 2016

If you need bricklaying done around your house, yo

Economic and Social Benefits of Private Building Certification
8 February 2016

Many building owners often overlook the importance