Archive for June, 2016

5 Tips for Getting the Window Replacement You Want

Window buying guide

Are you thinking about replacing the windows in your home? If the windows you have now are 15 years old or more, it might be time to at least start thinking about it. Older windows are drafty and can cost you a lot in energy bills as you end up heating and cooling the outside around your house. You get a great return on investment (ROI) when you do a window replacement. Not only do you save on your utility bills but they make your home safer. The ROI for a window replacement is about 70%. On the Joy Scale, which is a one through ten scale that measures how happy people are with a completed project, window replacements got a score of 9.2, according to the 2015 Remodeling Impact Report.<

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Planning Your Kitchen Remodel for Resale Value

Custom kitchen cabinet design

If you own a home, it is likely that you are constantly remodeling or planning to remodel it. Home styles and trends change constantly and in an attempt to keep up with the times and keep an updated home, people are always doing projects to their homes. However, some homes remodels are better investments than others. It is always important to not only consider your likes and dislikes when remodeling a room in your home, but to also consider the resale value of the home in the future. If you keep the resale value in mind during remodeling design, you are likely to make a good portion of that money back in the sale. Kitchens are a great example and are a great investment for both updating the home and for increasing resale value.

Kitchens are important to buyers because it is the one room that

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The Importance of High Quality and Durable Camper Jack Pads

Ground protection mats

Improvements are constantly being made to change the way we do everyday tasks. Change is important to furthering production and efficiency, especially in the way we do work. For example, the advancements of plastics and plastic molding have helped improve the way that industrial construction is done. Construction is a highly physical job that requires its materials to be extremely safe and durable. Without these safety features and flexible materials, the jobs wouldn?t be completed and the construction and industrial workers would be put at more risk every day. Traditionally, steel and wood have been important building materials in the industrial fields, but plastics are proving to be more durable, safe and long lasting.

The padding used underneath many large and powerful construction machines is e

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6 Tips on How to Get The Most Out of Your Kitchen Renovation

Basement remodeling

Kitchen renovation is the second most popular home remodeling job, according to a National Association of Home Builders survey, representing nearly 70% of all jobs requested of home builders. And for good reason: making a minor kitchen renovation can net you a return on investment of over 82%.

If you want to optimize your return, we’ve got you covered with six tips on how to get the most out of your kitchen renovation:

  1. Efficiency – and we don’t just mean your appliances

    When doing a kitchen remodel, it’s all about how you’re going to use it in the end. Kitchens should be designed for optimal functionality first and aesthetic second. For instanc

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Four Secrets for Making the Most Out of the Least Amount of Money by Renting Tools

Rental tools

It seems like everyone offers tools for rent these days. Hardware stores. Big box stores like Walmart and Sears. Small construction equipment rental businesses. You can even find tools for rent from private owners on Craigslist. When you are looking for tools for rent, you have a lot of options.

However, as with any product or service you have to choose from, not all businesses who offer tools for rent are exactly the same. The quality of the rental tools, the price, the safety, and the liability you hold vary widely from one equipment rentals business to the next. Since the success of the project you’re working on is directly dependent on being properly equipped to do your job, it is important to do your homework when selecting a tool rental prov

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