3 Reasons to Use Remote Construction Vibration Monitoring Systems

If your building project will involve a lot of deep drilling or demolition work, then you might need to set up vibration monitoring. You need to ensure that you don't cause damage to neighbouring properties and that your noise levels don't create harm or disturbance. While you can monitor vibrations on your site, you can also use remote solutions. Here, a small on-site monitor connects to a software system on an off-site computer. Read More 

4 Steps to Take Before Starting Your Subdivision Project

The process of subdivision — legally dividing land into multiple plots to develop or sell — can be a lot of work, particularly if you don't plan well in advance. This type of project can take a long time to come to fruition as it waits for approval from municipal governments and finding investors. As such, subdivision requires thoughtful foresight and planning if you want to help streamline the process and avoid later issues. Read More 

What Factors Determine the Cost of Underpinning a Residential Foundation?

Foundation underpinning is the process of repairing damaged foundations. During the procedure, your contractor excavates the foundation, repairs it and lifts the house back into place. Underpinning improves the integrity of the structure and extends its lifespan. Below are the key factors that will determine the cost of underpinning your home's foundation. The severity of foundation damage Foundation damage can range from minor cracks in the walls to settling of the entire house. Read More 

4 Questions to Ask Shopfitting Companies Before You Hire Them

If you need to fitout a store for the first time from scratch, then you'll need help from a professional shopfitting company. They can get your store ready to trade. You should take some time to choose the right company for the job. Asking the following questions will help. 1. Have They Done Similar Fitouts in the Past? While all shopfitters do the same kind of job and share skills, you should look for companies that have worked on similar fitout jobs in the past. Read More 

Interior Drawings: A Guide for Residential Building Design

If you are in the process of designing a new home, you may be wondering about the types of interior drawings offered by a residential drafting service. This article explains everything you need to know about the range of interior drawings available. Read on to find out more! Floor plans A floor plan can be seen as the primary design of a house and as a physical representation of the overall space. Read More