Month: August 2018

Air leaking can cost you a lot of money

“The devil is in the details”. Probably you listen this phrase before, don’t you? In in home construction it is not different: some details during the building can cost homeowners a lot of money in the future. Insulation is one of the most important topics when you are planing your house building. We have clear

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Save money with roof trusses

With the decreasing availability of large structural lumber work with trusses for your roof construction can save you money and also comply with all structural needs for your project. The length of lumber subject to bending stress are broken into smaller sections, and that’s the main reason you can work with cheaper lumber products. But

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Keep in mind these numbers in your design

Sometimes we see dwellings with old designs that looks really strange. Kitchens that are very difficult to use, boots that do not fit in the closet, and windows that are to high or too low. Here are some important numbers to remember: Windows – 38 / 42 Window heights are important on both inside in

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5 Creative Ideas to Increase your Home Value

Automated blinds: this is not only luxury – installing smart blinds represents one of the most economical options to save energy. You can also set a timer remotely, and also synchronize them with your HVAC system to have the best energy efficient system (and decrease your monthly bill). Front door smart locks: many people are

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DIY: How to build a Flagstone Wall in your yard

Flagstone is a type of is a generic flat stone, usually used for paving slabs or walkways, patios, fences and roofing. Flagstone is usually a form of a sandstone composed of feldspar and quartz and is arenaceous in grain size (0.16 mm – 2 mm in diameter). The material that binds flagstone is usually composed of silica, calcite, or iron oxide. The rock color usually comes from these cementing

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