Marlene Gutierrez

3 Valid Reasons For Utilizing Ready-Mix Concrete For Building Operations


If you're working on a building project that warrants concrete, it's important to think about the type you choose. It's hard to beat ready-mix concrete, though. Working with it can benefit your operations in so many meaningful ways.  Better Quality When you go with concrete that involves mix in a bag, you can't be too certain of its mixture. A number of contaminants could have gotten in it and will affect its application and performance.

11 October 2019

Two Reasons Why You Should Have Your Garage Customized

Construction & Contractors Blog

Living in a home with an attached or unattached garage can be a wonderful thing. You have a place to park your car when the weather is bad so you don't have to worry about things like hail or snow damaging your vehicle. It's also the perfect place to store unused items so you can easily retrieve them once they are needed again. However, are you making the most of the garage that you have?

5 September 2019

Getting Started With The Repairs And Update Basement Waterproofing Before Finishing New Spaces

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Are you ready to finish your basement to add a man cave or just valuable space to your home? Before you can start, there are probably repairs that need to be done to protect your home from water. In addition, waterproofing needs to be inspected, repaired, and updated to protect your new space from potential moisture problems and damage. The following tips will help you repair damage and update waterproofing before you start any basement remodeling project:

23 July 2019

Now This Is Living! 5 Fantastic Outdoor Kitchen Ideas to Get Your Summer Sizzlin'

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With summer on the way, you're dreaming of backyard barbecues and outdoor parties, but if all you have to prepare for the seasonal festivities is some charcoal and a grill, you're selling yourself short. Live it up with an outdoor kitchen, where you can sizzle up a storm, mix drinks like Tom Cruise in Risky Business, and enjoy your friends and family until the wee hours. You need ideas, though, to make sure your outside cooking paradise turns out just the way you want it.

11 June 2019

3 Things You'll Probably Notice After Installing Vinyl Siding On Your Home

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Vinyl siding is a popular siding option for homes. If you choose it for your home, then you will probably notice these three things after the installation is done. 1. An Affordable Installation Bill First of all, right after the siding is installed, you'll probably be pleased to find that the cost of the whole project is not overly expensive. Vinyl siding is an economical choice for putting siding on your entire home.

8 May 2019

Installing Your New Air Conditioner? 4 Problems You'll Face If You Don't Choose A Concrete Pad


If you're in the process of building a home, and you've decided on a ground-level air conditioner, don't forget about the concrete pad. Roof-mount air conditioners are secured to the frame of the home. However, ground-level air conditioners don't have anything to mount on to. While some people choose to install their air conditioners directly on the ground, that's not the best option. For maximum protection, you should choose a concrete pad for your new air conditioner.

1 February 2019

3 Tips To Make Sure Your Newly Built Home's Roof Is Durable And Strong

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Now that you have decided to build a new home, you're going to need to take action to make sure that the project is completed properly. Making sure that your new home is structurally sound is even more important than making sure that it looks good. For example, a durable and strong roof is not something that should be taken for granted. To make sure that your newly built home's roof is durable and strong, you will need to keep these three tips in mind.

1 February 2019

Calls To Make Before Adding An Addition To Your Home

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Lots of planning goes into new home additions—so much so that it's easy to become overwhelmed and overlook some of the important calls that you need to make before or during the project. Here, you'll find a short list of things that you'll need to take care of before or during your home addition project. Hire a Contractor Hiring a contractor is essential when you're planning a home addition. This is because there is so much that goes into planning this project.

17 December 2018

Tips for Pruning and Caring for a Young Walnut Tree


If you love the flavor of walnuts but aren't so thrilled about their high price at the grocery store, then growing your own is a great option. Walnuts are easy to grow and do well in many different agricultural zones. As with other types of nut or fruit trees, your walnut tree needs regular care and pruning. To this end, listed below are some tips for caring for a young walnut tree.

8 November 2018

3 Tips For Incorporating Boulders Into Your Landscape Design

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The way that your home's landscape is designed can have a significant impact on its curb appeal. A pleasing landscape can offer an inviting space in which you can spend time with friends and family. Most homeowners think about grass, trees, and flowers when considering landscaping upgrades, but few take the time to consider how decorative rock can transform an outdoor living space. Incorporating boulders into your landscape design can help you achieve a dramatic and high-impact yard.

26 September 2018