Construction: For Your Information

Building a New Home with a Lift

As inner city blocks become smaller, and people look to maximise living space as well as city views building a house with multiple storeys can help you achieve all these goals. If you are building a multiple storey home, incorporating a lift can both help you carry heavy items between floors and make the house […]

Common Types of Bolts

Bolts are indispensable is the construction industry as well as in other sectors including agriculture, mining and transportation. These popular fasteners are made of materials such as stainless steel, iron and resilient plastics. There are varied products and brands available in the current market, and choosing the perfect fit for equipment and structures can be […]

What’s the difference between ‘labour hire’ and ‘independent contractors’?

The industrialisation of China, coupled with increasing globalisation and off-shoring, is fast forcing Australian industry to look for new ways of becoming more efficient, productive and flexible.  Employers keen to achieve this flexibility from a labour perspective have increasingly used labour hire and contracting-type arrangements to manage their staffing and service needs.  This trend has […]

Why Pay For Post-Construction Window Cleaning?

Windows tend to get very dirty during the construction process. It is for this reason that a large number of construction companies and general contractors include the cost of post-construction window cleaning in their final quote for the construction exercise. It may be tempting to undertake post-construction window cleaning on your own as a way […]

3 Signs That Your AC is Overdue for Servicing

Air conditioning systems normally send out warning signals that alert keen homeowners to a need for maintenance work. Those who understand what those signs mean take action, while those who fail to get the message only ‘get it’ when it is too late and they are forced to incur costly repairs of badly damaged components. […]

How To Repair Steel Roofs

When it comes to roofing, steel will serve you the best because it can last up to more than 30 years, but this is only possible if you maintain it well, though it requires very little attention. This however, does not mean that you neglect them, as there are repairs that you can do to […]

How to Maintain Natural Stone Tiles

Natural stone tiles are the signature for style and aesthetic in most homes. You may have trouble cleaning and maintaining your natural stone surfaces, here is how it is done. Note that natural tile can be made of limestone, slate, and granite, though the article below will highlight marble. Sweep the Marble Surface Marble surfaces […]