Building a New House

Building a New House

When It’s Good to Work With a Home Designer Before Calling a Builder

27 September 2017
Construction & Contractors, Blog

Many homebuilders will have a certain number of model homes that they will build for you, but you might consider working with a home designer instead of choosing one of your builder's plans, and even before deciding on a builder. There are many reasons why it can be good to have a home specifically designed for you, so note when you might want to work with a home designer and what they can do for you.
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Why Carports May Sag

21 September 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Over time, some carports may begin to sag due to a number of reasons. This article discusses some of those reasons why your carport may be sagging. Use this information to select an appropriate remedy for that problem. Excessive Weight The supports of your carport may sag or buckle when they are subjected to loads that are beyond their design limits. This is most likely to happen during winter when the snow load on the roof of the carport can be significant.
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About Me
Building a New House

If you have decided to build a new house, you may be trying to figure out where to begin. Drawing up the plans, buying materials and laying foundations can all be time-consuming and sometimes confusing work. I was quite bullish when I decided to build my own home and I tried to do a lot of this work single-handedly. However, I soon realised that this would be impossible. In the end, I called in a team of construction contractors who helped to complete the property. I watched them at work and I learnt lots of useful stuff which I will write about here.