Cedar is an amazing building material. Boards, shingles and accents made of cedar can be incorporated into indoor and outdoor designs alike. The wood’s deep red, eye-catching tones provide a warm, homey feel no matter where it’s used—whether for the beams of an outdoor pergola or as indoor V-joint siding. It’s also an ideal material for gables, inlays or decking, according to Greg Couch, General Manager of Metro Building Products in Marietta, Georgia.
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Older office buildings must occasionally face expensive overhauls and time-consuming facelifts – whether because of outdated building standards, new management, or a simple desire to modernize the look and environs of an office building. (more…)
The Importance of Finding a Reputable Contractor
When you need to complete a construction project, it’s important that you get the job done right the first time. Errors in the building process can cost you a lot of money and sink your project fast. Worse yet, if you hire a contractor who doesn’t know what they are doing, you can open yourself up to numerous liability issues. The right contractor will be able to get your project finished on time and do it right the first time. (more…)
Understanding How a Lumber Yard Works
A lumber yard is a commercial establishment that processes, stores, and sells wood-related products used for construction. The term lumber yard is sometimes used interchangeably with timber yard. Most lumberyards sell products and materials produced at lumber mills, where clients pick up supplies at the yard themselves or make an order to have products delivered to their homes or sites by the lumber yard services. (more…)