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Dan's Construction and Repair Blog

Hello! My name is Dan and this is my construction and repair blog. I don't work in the industry myself, I have recently used a lot of different contractors during the construction of my home. Construction contractors used machinery to dig and lay the foundations for my home before the walls and trusses where installed. A roofing company installed a metal roof and contractors installed plumbing and electrical utilities. I was very impressed with the results and I learnt lots of cool things during the completion of this project. This blog contains information which will be useful to other people who plan to work with construction contractors.

Latest Posts

Top Signs It May Be Time to Repair or Replace Your Security Shutters
16 July 2020

Security shutters by themselves or in combination

Land Development Tips
16 June 2020

Land development is one of the best ways to improv

Understanding Acoustic Panelling
24 March 2020

Acoustic panelling is mainly used to improve the q

Five Reasons Why You Should Invest in Granite for Home Improvement Projects
3 February 2020

Granite is an excellent option to choose for conte

Why Split System Air Conditioning Units Are The Best Option For Those Looking To Keep Cool This Summer
13 December 2019

Air conditioning has to be one of the best inventi

Top Signs It May Be Time to Repair or Replace Your Security Shutters

Security shutters by themselves or in combination with an assembly of bars or grills can help to protect your property from intrusion. Most burglars and intruders do, after all, use the windows to gain unauthorised entry into homes and businesses. To fully enjoy the protection that comes with having security shutters installed on your windows, they must be in top shape. This means taking care of repairs and replacing the shutters as need be on time. Read More 

Land Development Tips

Land development is one of the best ways to improve the value and appeal of your property. Below are some vital land development tips. Check Zoning Regulations Conduct some background research to know what kind of developments are permitted in your area. For instance, it would be challenging to build a home if the area is zoned for industrial use. If the property has an existing structure, check whether there are restrictions on the kind of developments you can make. Read More 

Understanding Acoustic Panelling

Acoustic panelling is mainly used to improve the quality of sound in a space, which is in contrast to what many people believe. Saying that acoustic panelling helps in soundproofing is wrong because the majority of soundproofing products have the terms 'insulation' or 'soundproofing' in their names. For example, you can come across soundproofing foam, acoustic wool insulation, soundproofing compound, soundproof drywall, etc. Soundproofing is the act of preventing outside noises from getting into an interior space or vice versa. Read More 

Five Reasons Why You Should Invest in Granite for Home Improvement Projects

Granite is an excellent option to choose for contemporary home improvement projects. It is a naturally occurring igneous rock formed from feldspar, mica and quartz. Today, many contractors and home designers embrace this natural stone for multiple construction applications.  These five reasons prove why investing in granite for your home improvement project is a sound idea: Offers a Wide Range of Finishes Granite has a sparkling appearance that makes it the perfect material for home remodelling and decoration. Read More 

Why Split System Air Conditioning Units Are The Best Option For Those Looking To Keep Cool This Summer

Air conditioning has to be one of the best inventions ever as it has allowed people to live in relative comfort even in hostile environments like Australia. If you are looking to get an air conditioning unit this summer but don't really know a lot about the industry, then there are a couple of things you need to consider before making your choice, You could spend years reading up on every individual system and their pros and cons, so here is a simple rundown of the most common version: a split system air conditioning unit. Read More