Monthly Archives: December 2015

2015 comes to an end

BBCon: Everything Construction 2015 has come to a close, its been a good and prosperous year for BBCon and we would like to give a huge shout out to everyone of our clients who have made this possible.  We'd also like to thank all of our suppliers as well for their continued support in bringing…
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THINK | ARCHITECT

THINK | ARCHITECT   As an architect, there are many things I often suggest – some of them will NOT likely work for you. However, after building our own home in 2007, we learned first-hand several ways to build affordable. If budget is critical, stick to your guns, make the right choices; ones you won’t…
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Small Projects: Time Management

Small Projects: Time Management Troy Hill   Time   For this topic, I’ll use a current project. For my business minded friends, I’ll admit I missed the mark on time management. The work was more important, but that’s another topic, another day. I’ve shared recently about a small, 350 square foot bedroom/bath addition to a…
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How To: Choose a New Roof for Your House

How To: Choose a New Roof for Your House   If you're choosing a new roof for your new or existing home, aesthetics are important, but so too are the material's cost, weight, and installation requirements. By Bob Vila   Whether you are building from scratch or choosing a new roof for your existing home,…
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Preparing Your Subfloor for Ceramic and Porcelain Floor Tile Installation

Preparing Your Subfloor for Ceramic and Porcelain Floor Tile Installation   Difficulty: Varies     Duration: Weekend   Follow the steps below for a successful project and to set yourself on the right path for a beautiful tile floor:   WHAT YOU NEED FOR THIS JOB: TOOLS:   Tape measure Straight edge Safety glasses Rubber gloves Bucket…
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Plumbing 101: Sump Pumps vs. Septic Systems

Plumbing 101: Sump Pumps vs. Septic Systems   Sewage systems for homes can differ depending on the year the home was built and the location of the home; you may have a sump pump or a septic tank. The differences between these two systems not only impact the plumbing process of the home, but also…
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