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Hello, my name is Emily Green. Welcome to my website about home maintenance and repairs performed by general contractors. When I bought my first house, absolutely everything was in perfect condition. After living there for several months, however, I started to notice a slight decline in the finishes of certain materials in my house. I suspected that the items needed care, but I did not know how to proceed. A general contractor helped me learn everything I needed to know about home maintenance and repairs. I created this site to share this knowledge with my readers. Come by again soon to learn more.

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4 Ways To More Easily & Accurately Use Expanding Foam Insulation

25 January 2017
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Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you an area around your home that you need to seal to keep out air leaks, one of the best way to do so is by using an expanding foam insulation. Here are a few tips that will help you easily and accurately get as much as you can out of each can of expanding foam insulation that you use. Use An Extension Tube To Extend Your Reach Expanding foam insulation comes with a stiff straw that you can use to more precisely aim the foam.
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Why People Still Choose Wooden Window Shutters

5 January 2017
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If you want to invest in new window shutters for your home, you are probably familiar with all of the material options. Most stores seem to mainly carry synthetic products like vinyl, fiberglass, and PVC. These are definitely the more practical and affordable options to choose from. However, most homeowners will admit that they aren't the most stylish for many types of construction. For instance, many of these synthetic products don't match well with older homes that are made out of brick or wood.
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3 Types Of Exterior Demolition Work That A Demolition Service Can Provide

22 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you need to have something demolished, you should consider hiring a demolition service. This article will discuss 3 types of exterior demolition work that a demolition service can provide.  Site Demolition  A very common but crucial type of exterior demolition work that a demolition service can provide for you is site demolition. This is going to involve demolishing an entire structure, whether it be a home, a store, a restaurant, or some other type of building.
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Custom Construction Wiring: Security Upgrades To Install As Your New Home Is Built

30 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Now that you've selected your building site and your interior decor, upgrade the security and control systems in your new home while it's being built. Whether you've chosen a model home or a custom design, it's easy to work with your contractor to add simple elements to your home's wiring design to make it safer and more convenient for living, working and playing. Many security and home-management upgrades need to be done before your walls are finished to avoid the tacky look of exposed wiring that's common with post-construction electrical, electronic or cable additions.
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3 FAQs On Asphalt Paving

4 November 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Asphalt paving can be a worthwhile investment for your home, as it can enhance the beauty of the exterior and provide a neat and easily maintainable surface for your driveway. However, asphalt can be susceptible to damage over time, so regular maintenance and repairs are needed to ensure the surface stays intact and appealing. Here is a look at frequently asked questions on asphalt paving to help you better care for your paved surfaces and hopefully increase their lifespan.
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Learning About Home Maintenance and Repairs

Hello, my name is Emily Green. Welcome to my website about home maintenance and repairs performed by general contractors. When I bought my first house, absolutely everything was in perfect condition. After living there for several months, however, I started to notice a slight decline in the finishes of certain materials in my house. I suspected that the items needed care, but I did not know how to proceed. A general contractor helped me learn everything I needed to know about home maintenance and repairs. I created this site to share this knowledge with my readers. Come by again soon to learn more.

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