When designing a pool, the options often seem endless. Pool decking can be done with any number of materials — poured slab, tile, natural stone, brick, wood — so why choose pavers? Durability There is no pool decking material that is more durable than pavers. Wood will fade and splinter, slabs will crack, brick will … Continue reading "Benefits of Pavers for Poolscapes"
Flooring, The New Paint for Your Walls
Sure, we’ve all seen stone or brick on the walls in older houses and wood in rustic homes. Both of these products have been used for centuries as building materials and back in the day, folks didn’t bother covering up their walls like we do now. Ever since we started building with cheaper materials (such as wood framing), covering walls with drywall became a necessity Most people simply paint their walls and call it a day. But why settle for the ordinary when you can make your home extraordinary? We’ve come up with a few easy DIY tricks to add a touch of detail and drama to your walls using materials that typically had been reserved for flooring… until now! Tile I’m not talking about backsplashes, I’m talking about a FULL WALL of…
Toilet Paper Advice for Septic Tanks
Septic tanks function better when you select a toilet paper that is safe for use in, or especially made for use with a septic system. This is a guide containing toilet paper advice for septic tanks.
Duluth Trading Commercial: How to Hug a Plumber
Follow these step-by-step instructions on Plumber's Day (April 25th), or any other day! C'mon, hug a plumber! Shop Longtail T® Shirts: www.duluthtradi...
Easy Septic System Maintenance Tips
Looking for a septic system maintenance tips, contact Zuidema Septic Service near Midland Park or Bergen County or click here to watch the video.
How Grading Shapes the Ground and Manages Stormwater
Understand how an overall grading plan provides a framework for a great landscape design
Top 3 Signs You Should Clean Your Septic Tank Right Now
Spoiler: most of the time there are no clear signs your septic tank requires maintenance. You’ll typically see the signs below when your tank is overdue for maintenance.
Why use Prestressed Concrete vs. Cast-in-Place Concrete? What is Precast/Prestressed Concrete?
The short, salesperson’s answer is “it’s a superior building material.” Now I’m sure long before you reach the end of this you will have figured out that I’m not a salesperson. Whether it be because of the fascination I have with the manipulation of material properties, because of the lack of wordsmithing prowess that engineers... Read more »
What is the difference between precast concrete construction vs. traditional construction?
When comparing traditional construction versus precast concrete construction the biggest difference is time; precast construction can save you time on-site. Precast construction typically works heavily with the design team in early stages of the project development, and these efforts up front will save time and money for the overall project schedule in the long run. ... Read more »
How to Recycle Electronics and Scrap
Scrap metal prices vary based on various factors it is a simple way to do your part in protecting the environment as well as earning a bit of extra cash.