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3 Reasons To Check Building Materials Before You Use Them

Tweet One of the most important things that you can do to avoid any pitfalls is to have your building materials checked for quality. The Dangers of Poor Materials Whether

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Building a Sustainable Future with CLT

Tweet By Casey Malmquist, SmartLam While the construction market continues to support growth of the green building market, with Dodge Data & Analytics reporting the global green building sector will

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Hidden Hardware: How to Fix Common Problems at Home

Tweet Each of these small hardware issues only requires a few tools and supplies. By making these repairs, you can save money and lower your utility bills. Drafty Doors and

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4 Safety Tips to Keep In Mind While Renovating a Business

Tweet If you were to hire contractor to handle the job for you, hopefully they’d be educated enough to take the appropriate safety precautions during the job. However, if you’re

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Paint, Shingles and Fascia: Today’s Best Apps and Software for Exterior House Painters and Roofers

Tweet Managing your business, dealing with customers, and sorting out your team can all be challenging. Fortunately, there are a number of useful apps and software solutions that can make

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High Quality Wear Plate Key to Increased Safety and Reduced Repair and Replacement Costs

Tweet Each of these types of equipment can be expensive to either repair, or replace, and mechanical breakdowns can lead to work delays and extend the time it takes to

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The Welding Tools and Equipment You Need for a Home Improvement Project

Tweet However, to be able to complete DIY projects around the house – those that involve welding in particular – you need the right tools for the job. Welding tools

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Your Guide to Choosing the Right Scaffolding System

Tweet When it comes to choosing a scaffolding system for your construction project, making sure that you pick the right type of system for the work that you are going

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For Roofers, Contractors, Painters and DIYers: Top Tips for Buying Building and Renovating Supplies in Bulk

Tweet Whether you need to source custom tarps or want to know how to get your paint and other building supplies in bulk for less money, here is a look

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The Benefits of Using a Small Excavator for a Home Improvement Project

Tweet A homeowner who wants to tackle a home improvement project that involves digging may want to consider using a piece of equipment like a mini excavator. An excavator of

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The Evolution of the Hammer

The hammer is an essential tool in the construction industry, and its usage dates back many years. Today there are a wide variety of hammer types available, with specific models for individual sectors and jobs.

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A Guide To Cordless Tool Attachments

If you have a passion for power tool perfection, you probably already know which cordless attachments will do best for your everyday drill needs.

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The DIY Essential Toolkit for Every Home

I don’t know about you, but most of the tools I own were bought when something went wrong around the house. Like the adjustable wrench that joined us when the shower sprung a leak one weekend (it was our first real venture into DIY after the plumber told us his out-of-hours rates).

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Easy Steps to Understand How to Purchase an Air Compressor

Everyone needs an air compressor. The machine is not just required for industrial operations but also for some functions inside a home.

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Top Tools you Need for Any Home Renovation Project

Tweet However, a home renovation project can easily turn sour if you’re not using the right tools. These are the top tools anyone should be using on any home renovation

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Safety Essentials When Renovating Your Home

When planning to renovate your home it can be all too easy to get carried away and not consider some of the more practical aspects, such as contingency plans and safety elements.

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Specialist Tools for Those DIY Home Projects

Tweet Thankfully, there are many tool hire and rental shops. Here are some of the many tools which can be hired and what DIY project they would be chosen for:

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How to Select the Best Extension Commercial Ladders?

Tweet Despite the versatility and ingenuity of some of the modern ladders with many hinges, which allow folding into a variety of patterns, most of us would opt for conventional

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Top Tips for Changing a Bandsaw Blade

Tweet Whatever job you are doing and in order to make the right cuts every time, you need to make sure that you have the correct blade installed for each

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A Guide to Pneumatic Tools for the Home

Tweet Here’s a brief rundown of some of the pneumatic tools on the market, their pros and cons, and a bit about maintenance. clamps • compressors • ladders • power