Foundation Articles

The Different Types of Foundation Used For Home Building
The Different Types of Foundation Used For Home Building

This article takes a look at the various types of building foundations which are often determined by the kind of property, climate, soil type and budget.

  • 3rd July, 2012

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Painting
A Beginners Guide to Painting a Room

Before getting stuck in it's important to have a good understanding of the basics of room painting as well as the tools and materials you'll need before staring.

  • 28th February, 2013
  • Category: Painting
Selling a Home
What Price Do I Set When Selling My Home?

Calculating the price of your home is so much easier when you have the correct information to hand.

Landlords
How to Go About Vacating Problem Tenants

For any landlord, problem tenants can be a nightmare. In this article we offer important advice on how to handle this tricky problem.

Plumbing
Buying From Plumbing Supply Stores

Buying the right plumbing equipment, tools or parts is a must for any plumbing professional or DIY enthusiast.

Foreclosures
Making the Most Out of Government Foreclosures

Government foreclosures are on the increase and this is bad for the economy.

Home Reovation
Developing a Property for Profit

The first thing you will need to do is to find the correct property suitable for development. Get this right and you'll find there are many property development opportunites.

Garage
Where Can You Use a Portable Garage?

Here are some ideas of where to use a portable garage.

  • 5th November, 2009
  • Category: Garage
Scaffolding
Scaffolding Rentals - A Great Way to Cut Costs

For a one off building project it's certainly well worth looking into the benefits of renting scaffolding.

Plastering
City and Guilds Plastering

In 1876 it was realized that training for craftsmen needed to be improved and centralized. Thus, the City and Guilds of London Institute for the Advancement of Technical Education was founded and then incorporated in 1880.

Plastering
A Guide to Plastering Tools

The most basic set of plastering tools you need includes a hawk, a trowel and a float.