Erecting A New Business Facility? Why Concrete Is The Right Material For The Task

Whether you're starting a business for the first time and need to build a new facility from the ground up or you've outgrown your current building and need to make room for expansion, erecting a new business facility is quite the busy time.  There are so many different decisions that must be made about every aspect of the layout and the task can sometimes be a bit daunting.  One of the primary decisions you'll need to make involves what kind of material you'll use for the structure of the building. [Read More]

3 Tips For Checking Your Seattle Home's Crawl Space For Signs Of A Termite Infestation

If the rainy season in Seattle, Washington, has been extra wet, you may be concerned that the extra moisture in your crawl space has attracted a termite colony. If so, use the following three tip to check the space for signs of a termite infestation. Look For Swarmers Around The Crawl Space's Entry In the early stages of development, worker termites have wings. Called swarmers, these insects are sometimes mistakenly called " [Read More]

How To Prepare For A House Fire

You are paying a lot of money for your home, and it is something that means a lot to you. Most people will find that they install an alarm system because it gives them the peace of mind of knowing a burglar is not going to break in. One thing that is not utilized like it should be is fire protection. Unlike a burglar, a fire does not just go after the materials that have a high price tag. [Read More]

3 Ways To Avoid Mistakes In Constructing A Commercial Building

Investing in commercial real estate can pay off. However, if you and the contractor make mistakes during the construction of the building, you can start your business endeavor at a great advantage. To avoid this scenario, here are some tips  for avoiding mistakes.   Choose Customizations in the Early Stages  Some investors make the mistake of waiting until their buildings are nearing completion to consider customizations. Although the decision to select customizations at that point is yours to make, it could delay the project and lead to unexpected costs that could greatly inflate the costs of completing your building. [Read More]