Three Things To Keep In Mind When Finishing Your Basement

9 October 2017
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Do you have a partially finished basement that has been unfinished for a long time? If you have decided that it's finally time to complete the job, there are some things you'll want to know before you start. Here are three things to keep in mind when finishing your basement. You May Need To Obtain a Permit Some municipalities and cities require homeowners to obtain a permit in order to finish a basement. Read More 

Three Keys For Building Your Concrete Wall

15 September 2017
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When you're looking to get serious about your construction needs, it pays to install a concrete wall that can serve you. By turning to professionals that can install any sort of concrete wall that you need, such as Burns Brothers Concrete Construction Corporation, you're taking matters into your hands and getting quality work that'll keep your building up to par for years. If you're unsure on how to get the most out of such a project, read below and take in the following information. Read More 

Fixing Asphalt Paving

29 August 2017
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Asphalt is a very good material to put down for pavement. Whether you are working with a driveway or a parking lot it is important that it is laid properly and maintained. If it is treated right, asphalt will last for a very long time. However, no matter how well you take care of the asphalt, it will start to deteriorate. When this starts to occur, there are ways that you can extend the life with driveway and parking lot repair. Read More 

Demolishing Concrete: You Cannot Do It Like Fred Flintstone Anymore

31 July 2017
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As a kid, you may have watched a cartoon with prehistoric cave people who used dinosaurs to accomplish just about everything. The main character, Fred Flinstone, worked for a mining and rock demolition company. With a dinosaur, you could easily demolish concrete whenever you wanted. However, it is not that easy anymore. Here are a few other ways to break up and remove concrete. Jackhammer or Hydraulic Hammer Both of these tools are essentially the same; they use an enormous, chisel-like tool to bust up concrete into chunks. Read More 

How To Install And Set Fence Posts With Concrete

22 July 2017
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Installing a strong and long-lasting fence in your backyard can be a job you can complete on your own with the right tools, materials, and knowledge. A well-built fence will stand up against wind storms and prevent moisture rot from occurring in the wood posts. Here are some instructions to help you install your fence posts: Dig and Prepare the Hole After you have marked out your fence line and where the posts will be installed, dig the fence post holes using a shovel or a post hole digger. Read More