Calling in the Contractors

Calling in the Contractors

  • 3 Reasons to Choose Zinc Over Steel for Residential Roofing

    When you're designing residential buildings, the appeal of metal roofs can be hard to ignore. They're easy to install and surprisingly lightweight. At the same time, they also offer exceptional longevity, fire-resistance and even help keep down energy costs by reflecting the sun's rays. Of course, it's not like there's just one type of metal. After deciding on metal roofing, you'll need to decide on the right type. Plenty of contractors go for steel, considering it the most obvious choice.

  • 3 Ways to Judge the Level of Water in an Aquifer Before Bore Drilling

    Bore drilling is one of the most efficient ways to get supplementary water for domestic and construction purposes. The experts access water in the aquifer, which means that ideally when the levels are high, the bore will never run dry. Therefore, this implies that before the bore is drilled, experts must perform tests to make sure that the water table contains good levels of groundwater. Here, are the techniques used to determine the perfect location to drill a bore.

  • Three Reasons To Add A Skylight To Your Home Before Next Winter

    Spring has arrived in Australia, and the early winter sunsets are slowly becoming a thing of the past. You are probably glad to see sunlight again because many areas of your home can be quite dark. The addition of skylight windows is an excellent solution for brightening a home because it lets in more natural light, which means you don't have to resort to artificial lights. Here are three great reasons to fight back against winter darkness by installing skylight windows.

  • 3 Steps to Upgrading Your Marine Berthing

    You may have a design that you want for your marine berthing upgrades. You know exactly what you want the finished product to look like and how you want it to work with your current marina clients. What you may not know is where to start or what to expect with the upgrade process. Here are three steps to upgrading your marine berthing construction with a professional contractor. Assessing the Current Berthing

  • Dealing with excess water the right way

    What do you do with excess water on your property? If you allow the water to pool together you may drain the water from one area but you just create another hazard. Building an open drain is equally hazardous as people and debris may easily fall into the drain with potentially serious consequences. What's the solution? The only way to provide adequate drainage around your property and still provide a safe environment for anyone using the area is to use trench grates.

About Me

Calling in the Contractors

Hello! My name is Andy and I have recently finished building my dream home by the ocean. I have always loved swimming and surfing in the sea so the idea of living by the beach has always appealed to me. I used to live in a small apartment but I worked hard and saved as much cash as I could. By the time I reached the age of 47, I finally had the funds to build my dream home. I called in a team of construction contractors who built my house. They were really great guys and I picked up a lot of knowledge during the months they were working with me. I will share some of the knowledge here.