February 15, 2017

Building a House Here is What You Need

House Building Needs Affordability Reduced carbon footprint Mobility Flexibility Minimalism Off-grid capabilities RV with year round comfort for all weather/ locations To use as temporary housing, guest home or a vacation house Survivalist house in case of emergency Exemption of property taxes Non-toxic or chemical free home Ability to design an artistic home with quality […]

February 15, 2017

Precast concrete foundation system

Precast concrete foundation systems can save money by reducing on-site costs. This type of basement construction uses factory-made concrete panels that are shipped to the site and assembled on site-built footings. many times the footings are actually gravel trenches and not poured concrete. The cost saving comes from the elimination of the need to build […]

January 26, 2017

Use These Tips To Improve Your Home Today

People have always been interested in making improvements to their homes. Some people build additions on their home to upgrade it and others want to improve it for cosmetic reasons. There is always something that needs to be done when you own a house. Look through this article to see what the most affordable and […]

January 26, 2017

Are Shutters or Impact Windows Better in the Face of a Storm?

For a while, shutters really took the cake when came to optimal protection, but with the latest technological advances in impact windows and stringent testing they must go through, they offer supreme benefits as well. If you can’t decide between impact windows and hurricane shutters, here are a few pros and cons of each: Hurricane […]

January 25, 2017

What Makes Windows Certified Hurricane Windows?

Hurricane windows must meet certain guidelines to labeled and sold as such. The American Society for Testing & Materials (ASTM) regulates these guidelines, and have put forth some pretty strict standards for them. For example, in south Florida, the building code states that all homes constructed after July 2001 must have hurricane shutters or impact […]

January 25, 2017

What a Home Service Contractor Does

Picking your contractor correctly will help to speed along your home improvement project, ensure higher rates of return on your investment and improve the quality of your life and enjoyment as you benefit from the upgrades, additions or other enhancements. Ask around for recommendations. Or if you spot a home that has been recently improved […]