Top 5 Reasons to Choose Steel Storage Sheds and Other Metal Buildings
Carport Central is a top nationwide provider of Steel Sheds, Our steel storage sheds are incredibly durable, maintenance free & with unmatched level of safety.
How to Remove Crabgrass
In this how-to video, This Old House landscape contractor Roger Cook rids a lawn of stubborn crabgrass
Watch This Video Before Pouring A Concrete Foundation
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Top 600 Specialty Contractors Had a Good Year
The construction market has been growing steadily for the past six years, and, for large specialty contractors, things are looking up. But there are some clouds on the horizon, such as staff shortages in the field and in management and uncertainties about the upcoming presidential election. However, right now, specialty contractors have a lot to be pleased about.The state of the market can be seen in the results of this year’s ENR Top 600 Specialty Contractors list. As a group, the Top 600’s revenue topped the $100 billion mark for the first time. The Top 600 cleared revenue of $100.43 billion, up 7.8%, in 2015 from $93.20 billion in 2014. Further, many Top 600 leaders believe the recovery still has steam in it.
Why Barns are Red and More Paint Color Cues
The stories behind certain hues associated with the American landscape
I’ve Always Noticed A Black Diamond On My Tape Measure, But Had No Idea Why Until Now
Carpenters must know this, but a whole lot of other people do not.
10 Uses for Foam Packing Peanuts
Sure, you can keep the little polystyrene squiggles around for boxing up breakables—or you can put them to use in these innovative ways
How to Build a Cold Frame
Use rot-resistant planks and a salvaged window to build a protective box that extends the growing season
7 Roof Problems and What to Do About Them
Your roof covers the largest asset you own, so it pays to know the signs of trouble. Fortunately, many of the danger signals are easy to see-you can sometimes even spot them from the ground. (Tip: Binoculars help!) A small leak can go undetected for years, causing huge damage before you notice anything. It’s a good idea to inspect your roof regularly. Many contractors offer free inspections. But even if you have to pay, it’s better than finding leaks after the damage is done. Here are a few of the most common and easy to recognize signs of roof problems.
How to Build a Living Wall Vertical Garden
Use pressure-treated lumber and galvanized planter boxes to erect a vertical garden filled with colorful greenery