Most roof structures are formed of materials (metal or wood) that serve as support for the tiles (clay, stone, plastic). Some common mistakes in putting together those roof structures can cause problems such as leaking, infiltrations, broken tiles and even more serious structural problems. We have listed some of the main potential roofing issues, their … Read more
Underneath well made walls and new floors can be hidden issues that could take away your good night sleep. There are, at least, two potential problems to keep an eye on: leaking pipes and bad smell coming from the sewage. Leaking pipe somewhere in the wall The most common cause: Any cracked or damaged pipes, … Read more
Renovation and maintenance are not often a piece of cake. If a balcony has cracked or even collapsed, this was probably caused by the infiltration of water that rusted the structure. Then the weight of the balcony was not supported any longer and it cracked. In one cracked or collapsed building structure, there are quite … Read more
Concrete is used on site to make the structural elements of the construction: foundations, slabs, pillars, beams, stairs and floors. It is very important that they are well made and resistant. What is concrete? Concrete is a mixture of cement, sand, stone and water that, after a chemical reaction, hardens and turns into a kind … Read more
In this article, we will discuss five common problems with sewage and water installation and how to avoid them. Sewage comes back through a kitchen sink Most common cause: Did not install a grease box at the sink drain. It is likely that grease from the dishwasher, and cleaning dishes and pots must have clogged … Read more
How to calculate the amount of material you will need for your renovation project? Usually you will get a list from the team that is doing the actual work for you. In addition, there are several online calculators that can help calculate, for example, the amount of paint, floor tiles, bricks, or other materials. But … Read more
It is important to worry and be alert when you find a crack, crack, or fissure in the wall. Often the crack is rather small and may look superficial, but it can also be a warning of a serious structural problem. Unfortunately, we often hear news of landslides under cracked buildings. Despite being an important … Read more
When you start thinking about a renovation project, that alone can bring up a shivering feeling. In this article, we try to help you with tips and information for a troubleless project! Let’s take a look at some of the common renovation project troubles and add a bit of humor to how we look at them.
When the economy is not doing great and times are tough, life priorities often change. Renovation and repair projects require financial means, which are not easy to get in the middle of a crisis or a slowdown. However, it is possible to make your living environments closer to what you are looking for with small internal changes.