2021

How to Know If Your House Needs Underpinning Service

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As the years go by, seismic events and the weather elements can result in the shifting of the ground on which a house stands, structurally weakening and destabilising its foundation. The repair process for damaged house foundations depends on the type of foundation involved. If your house is built on a concrete slab foundation, you may require underpinning service at some point during the lifespan of the home. House underpinning is a form of foundation repair that is exclusively carried out on houses with a slab foundation.…

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Important Planning Tips for Your Residential Demolition Project

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House demolition is a job that can pose a big threat to the health of workers, members of the general public, and the environment. Some common risk exposures for people and the environment include the release of hazardous building materials into the environment, falls from height, excessive noise, strong vibrations, the uncontrolled collapse of buildings, and many more.  The best way to avoid costly errors during the demolition process is to carefully plan for your project.…

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Top 5 Reasons to Choose Roof Trusses Over Traditional Rafters

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Done correctly, both rafters (also known as stick framing) and trusses are excellent roof support systems for homes. While rafters are the conventional means of supporting a residential roof, they’re less and less used these days due to the increasing popularity of truss systems. In roof construction, a truss refers to a type of roof support that’s made by joining straight structural members together in a triangular shape. The ends of these members are connected by welding or bolting.…

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