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2022

Why Have a Retail Refurb Rather Than a Fitout?

20 October 2022
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Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're about to open a new store, then you might need to fit out the space to make it suitable for your business model. You'll usually need to hire retail shop fitters to do this job. However, shop fitters don't just do fitouts, they can also do refurbs as well. In some cases, a refurb is actually a better option than a full fitout. Why? Reduce Your Costs If you have a complete fitout, then you have a big job on your hands even if your store is small.
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If Your Home Is up for Sale, How Can You Make It Ready for an Inspection?

12 August 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you've been living in your current property for quite some time and are preparing to put it on the market, you'll want to get a good price so you can move into something else. You'll also want to make the process as seamless as possible for you and the potential buyer. Clearly, you will want it to pass a property inspection the first time, but you may not know what to expect.
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Buying Timber Products: What Should You Look For?

6 June 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Timber is one of the most popular material choices for many people. It's durable, easy to maintain with a natural look that's elegant and classy. That's why it's a great choice for many products including furniture, framing, flooring and more. However, several wood species exist with many differences in their properties. For instance, timber products will often differ in colour, hardness, durability, grain, moisture content, strength, density, toughness, shrinkage and swelling, among many other properties.
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Why Residential Insulation Is Necessary and How Much of It You Need

28 March 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Insulation is one of those things that many people take for granted until they realise that their home isn't as comfortable as they expected it to be and their energy bills are too high. By this time, they may need to undertake expensive renovations to fix the problem. Understanding the important role that insulation plays in keeping you and your family comfortable year-round while minimising your annual energy bills is essential to ensure proper insulation.
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Should you be using structural steel?

31 January 2022
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you are designing a new structure or building, what material will you use to provide the structural support and ensure that it is stable and can bear the required weight? You might opt for concrete, or, for a more traditional building, you could think that timber is the best option. In some cases, you will want to use a combination of all three, along with other materials. While each of these materials has advantages, there are good reasons to opt for structural steel in many areas of a new structure.
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Planning Contractors and Construction Work

If you are planning to carry out construction work on the interior or exterior of your home, you should first take professional advice. My home is located on quite a steep hill and I decided that I would like to build an extension. Not only would this involve digging a new foundation, it would also involve backfilling some areas of land so the new extension would be properly supported. I decided to call my friend who works as a contractor for a construction company. He offered me lots of great advice and thanks to him the job was a complete success.

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