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Myths of DIY plumbing jobs: is it as easy as it seems?

DIY plumbing is it easy

Plumbing is perhaps one of the most important services in a building, whether in residential or commercial spaces. Aside from the most commonly known item, water transmission, plumbing also involves installing and maintaining heating systems such as boilers and furnaces. Other everyday appliances such as washing machines and dishwashers also …

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Insider’s Guide: Power and Pressure Washing Unmasked

Power and Pressure Washing Explained

The process of using high-pressure water spray to remove paints, dust, dirt, etc. from the surface of buildings, vehicles, or concrete surfaces is referred to as pressure washing or power washing. But first thing first, we often assume these two terms as similar. But there are slight differences between them. …

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What tools do you need to polish concrete?

tools to polish concrete

Concrete polishing is a technique by which you smooth the top surface of the concrete. A polishing tool uses mechanical power to cut or refine the surface of the concrete until it has the right finish. A newly polished surface will do wonders for any construction site. It is a …

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What is the difference between concrete polishing and grinding

Difference between concrete polishing and grinding

One of the major flooring trends today is exposed concrete floors. They are durable, long-lasting, affordable, and environmentally friendly. You can achieve a glossy shine by concrete grinding and polishing them. Although, concrete polishing and grinding seem similar and both involve leveling off the concrete but they are not. Polished …

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What is difference between Formwork and shuttering

difference between Formwork and shuttering

Formwork and Shuttering are two common terms used in the field of Construction industry. If you read about architecture and construction related content more, you will come across these two words more often. In recent times, these two words are used interchangeably. Many of them often get mistaken between these …

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What is the difference between concrete and cement?

difference between concrete and cement

Most people get confused between cement and concrete as they look alike or behave similarly but they are not the same thing. Cement is just a part of concrete. Cement is present in powder form while concrete is present in semi-liquid form. To differentiate it properly, you must know the …

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What is a concrete line pump? 

what is concrete line pump

Concrete pumps are construction equipment that are  used to convey liquid concrete from the source of concrete to the place of casting. It works by the principle of one piston drawing the concrete from the source and the other one pushing it into the outlet pipe. It is very easy …

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What are the different types of Plastering

What are the different types of Plastering

Can you imagine a birthday party without a cake? Well, it is definitely hard to imagine. Same goes with Plastering. Constructing a project without plastering is impossible. Plastering is a process in which rough surfaces of a wall or ceiling roofs are changed or rendered to provide smoothness.  The main …

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5 Reasons To Consider Investing In A Standby Generator For Your Home

why invest in standby generator for house

Whether you are a homeowner or a tenant, a generator is an investment that should be considered. However, because generators are not the cheapest items on the market, there’s no doubt you are probably second-guessing if it really will be worth the purchase price. So we have listed five undeniable …

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7 Steps to Add a Wood Accent Wall to a Room

how to Add a Wood Accent Wall to a Room

If you’re wanting to add something a little different to your home, a wood accent wall could be the way to go. Accent walls offer a unique spin on a traditional wall for any room in your home. Follow these seven simple steps to add a wood accent wall to …

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