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Sealing Tile and Grout
Caulk/Sealant Products

Sealing Tile and Grout

              Keep it Clean Longer By Rob Robillard I’m a remodeling contractor in the Northeast and can tell you that most bathroom remodelers do not take the time to seal tile grout for their customers. I could speculate why, and I’d probably point to a missing level of professionalism, ignorance, communication and cost—but that’s […]

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Storage Options to Organize your Workshop
Construction How-To

Storage Options to Organize your Workshop

            I shudder to think how much of my lifespan has been spent searching for missing tools. I try to be organized, but I’m often juggling multiple projects and end up making a mess of my work area. Periodically, I dedicate an entire Saturday just to put my cluttered workshop back together in an orderly […]

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Frame a Home for Energy Efficiency (House Framing for Energy Efficiency)
Construction How-To

Frame a Home for Energy Efficiency (House Framing for Energy Efficiency)

    Frame a New Home or Addition for Energy Efficiency.     Anyone contemplating an energy-efficient room addition or building their own home has likely given careful thought to the insulation. Which material is best? What thickness should be used? Is the R-value sufficient? But often they ignore the structural framing, which holds everything together. It doesn’t matter how […]

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Top Tips for the Care of Your Tools
Tools

Top Tips for the Care of Your Tools

              Anyone who has spoken to a professional tradesman or woman has undoubtedly heard the phrase, “Take good care of your tools and they’ll take good care of you.” No matter what kind of tools you have, it’s the single best piece of advice one can follow. After all, no matter how well-built a […]

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