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Building Inspection: Understanding the Contents of a Standard Report

13 January 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A building inspection is critical for anyone planning to purchase a new home. This assessment helps ensure that the potential property is built well and free from significant faults. If this process is neglected you could end up with a home which violates the national building code and is in need of extensive repairs. Generally, when the pre-purchase inspection is performed, you will be presented with a report outlining the findings. Read More …

The Best Possible Plants for Your Verandah (and Why)

3 January 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

A verandah is an extension of your home—it's essentially your outdoor room. So how do you decorate this outdoor room? You probably have some outdoor furniture, and yet you don't need to stop there. Potted plants on your verandah can add some beautiful colour and privacy, and they can even have some very practical applications. So what types of plants should you choose for your verandah? Not a Lot of Space Read More …

Guidelines for Selecting the Right Builder for Your New Home

3 January 2017
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

When you are planning on building a home, it is challenging to select the right home builder who meets the specifications of the new home you seek. Fortunately, there are some helpful guidelines to get a move on ensuring that you get a quality new home builder. As a new home owner, here are some of the ways that will guide you in selecting the right new home builder. Identify a builder who defines your needs—you need to identify a home builder who can meet your specifications on the size and type of home, and their budget must be within the price range of the home you need. Read More …

Two ways to keep costs down during a construction project

21 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're concerned about the possibility of your construction project going over budget, read on to find out what steps you can take to keep costs down. Choose your construction equipment carefully and make maintenance a top priority   Construction equipment is essential for the successful completion of any building project; it enables labourers to carry out a huge variety of tasks quickly and easily. However, because this type of machinery is extremely valuable, renting it can be expensive. Read More …

Protecting Your Army - Gaming Club Security

20 December 2016
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Board gaming clubs are becoming more common with the ever-increasing popularity of retro tabletop games. Regardless of whether members play large scale miniature battles, card games or take part in role-playing adventures, the financial investment in the items required to play can add up to hundreds, if not thousands of dollars. If you allow your members to store their possessions at the club, you may want to think about implementing a variety of different security measures to minimise the risk of thievery. Read More …