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Concrete vs. Brick Pavers: Pros and Cons

Concrete vs. Brick Pavers: Pros and Cons

So, you have decided to add a paver in your driveway. And you might be thinking about what could complement the design of your house the best. A paver is a flat, thin stone used for paving driveways, walkways, patios, or any outdoor space in your home. Choosing which type of paver is a struggle. […]

How to Clean a Chimney: Chimney Cleaning and Maintenance Tips

How to Clean a Chimney: Chimney Cleaning and Maintenance Tips

The fireplace is undeniably beautiful scenery, especially during the holiday and winter seasons. However, homeowners should not disregard the chimney maintenance and cleaning. Especially when creosote starts to build up and coats your chimney liner, it may cause a fire if left unchecked-no wants that to happen. While most people hire a professional chimney sweep, […]

How to Build a Masonry Chimney: All About Masonry Chimney Construction

How to Build a Masonry Chimney: All About Masonry Chimney Construction

Are you planning to build a home for yourself and your family? Or are you still thinking of the details for your home improvement project? Adding a masonry chimney to beautify your house further seems like a good idea, plus it can make the fireplace area warmer. Therefore, you’d enjoy holidays and warmth during winter. […]

5 Types of Masonry Walls and their Functions

5 Types of Masonry Walls and their Functions

When they say, the earth is surrounded by art, believe them. Art is everywhere, even in construction. Look around you, and you’ll see that almost every structure is made from masonry, making the construction industry questionable without it. However, the strength of masonry wall construction would still depend on the quality of material used. Aside […]

Chimney Repair: How to Repair A Cracked Chimney

Chimney Repair: How to Repair A Cracked Chimney

Who wouldn’t enjoy a holiday without a fireplace? However, homeowners seem to overlook and take the chimney for granted, making issues with it arise. If you neglect the problem, a repair could be of no use, and you would opt for the worst-case option, chimney rebuild. Which, by far, can cause you more costs. Do […]

5 Brick Paver Maintenance Tips You Should Know

5 Brick Paver Maintenance Tips You Should Know

Pavers can undeniably make your patio, walkway, decks, or driveways more attractive. Brick pavers, stone pavers, or concrete pavers are all pleasing to look at, but bricks win when it comes to durability. However, without proper and basic brick paver maintenance, your bricks won’t last long. Being a homeowner carries a lot of responsibilities. Brick […]