Baton Rouge

(225) 926-2031

Denham Springs

(225) 664-4126

Baton Rouge

(225) 926-2031

Denham Springs

(225) 664-4126

Contractor Tips

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Recycling Construction Materials

People embrace recycling in various ways whether it includes drink cans, newspapers, or even building materials. Your construction project – remodel or new build – will certainly generate some scraps. Consider reusing or recycling those materials to lower your impact on landfills and maybe increase some change in your pocket....
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Cleaning Blades

Have you ever shaved with a dirty razor blade? You can get the job done, but often, you are left with rougher cuts and the occasional bloodshed. So it is with your saw blade. Cleaning your blades or router bits will decrease the strain placed on the motor of the equipment and provide you with a quicker, cleaner cut. Let’s look at some cleaning options and what to avoid....
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Choosing Insulation

Poor insulation wastes energy, increases bills, and disrupts your comfort level.  Seal those annoying air leaks with products that contain a high R-value (a measurement of resistance to heat flow). Check out these five major options to determine what additional insulation you need in your home....
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Types of Wood

The wood you choose for your project will depend upon the project. Some wood works great for construction; other types work better for making furniture or instruments. Familiarize yourself with the basic characteristics of these wood types in order to save yourself time and money. Wood is categorized as softwood or hardwood. Let’s look at some examples and features....
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Choosing the Right Lift for Your Job

Selecting the appropriate lift for your job site requires a bit of pre-planning. In addition to knowing the reach needed, you also must consider the options of the task at hand and how many workers, tools, and materials will be on the lift. Will your work be indoors or outdoors on an even or uneven surface? Will the lift need to go up steps or through narrow lined halls or doorways? Considering these questions can help determine which machine is best for your next task....
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Customer Trust

Customer Trust

While it may be fairly easy to secure jobs following a crisis, maintaining and growing a customer base takes more than the lowest bid and quickest turnaround; it takes trust! Clients are unlikely to call again if you have broken their trust, whether intentionally or unintentionally. Although you cannot control every detail and manage all possible scenarios, you can begin and end your relationship with a customer fostered with trust. So, how do you build trust with a customer? Let’s look at a few tips....
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