The Pandemic’s Effect on the Construction Industry

Several elements drove the cost of construction and building materials much higher during the Covid-19 pandemic. With more people at home, do-it-yourself (DIY) and home-based projects increased, causing a shortage of wood and other construction supplies. When demand for numerous products and materials was increasing rapidly, these material shortages were coupled with a scarcity of … Continue reading “The Pandemic’s Effect on the Construction Industry”

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Problem Areas On A Roof

What Are the Most Common Roof Obstructions?

Roofs are complex building components and each roof type and material has its own weak points – here are the most common roof obstructions: Problems with flat build-up roofs – alligatoring (small cracks on the roof surface caused by prolonged exposure to UV radiation that makes the roof look like alligator skin), roof shrinkage (the … Continue reading “What Are the Most Common Roof Obstructions?”

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Build Planning Tips

Tips for Planning a Tenant Build Out

A tenant build-out is the process of transforming a space leased by a commercial tenant in order to meet a tenant’s requirements. The process might involve changing the design or the layout of the offices, of the commercial space or of the restrooms and in most cases, it involves painting work and other types of … Continue reading “Tips for Planning a Tenant Build Out”

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Wind Storm Damage Roof

Roofs That Withstand Texas Weather

Texas is a state that has varied geography, each of its geographic regions having its own, very distinct climate. Texas climate varies from humid in the eastern part of the state to subtropical and arid and what makes the state’s climate even more complex is the high occurrence of tornados and other extreme storms on … Continue reading “Roofs That Withstand Texas Weather”

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