Types of Water Filter Systems You Can Consider For Irrigation

The water you use of irrigation can have a variety of contaminants that could encumber the healthy development of your crops. Some of these contaminants include algae, rotting organic matter, and silt. As such, it would be prudent to invest in a water filter system that will ensure your crops are receiving the appropriate hydration. It should be noted that the type of irrigation system you use would dictate the level of filtration that would be required. Read More 

Excavations and Civil Works- The Most Important Role

When undertaking large construction projects, the civil works phase can easily be considered one of the longest and most critical stages of your project.  Civil works include activities such as site survey, clearing, excavations, protection against flooding, foundation laying, steel reinforcement, slope stabilization, and many other activities. It is easy for a project owner to assume that once a contractor has been identified, the roles reverse and everything squarely lies on the contractor. Read More 

Special considerations when planning an outdoor wedding reception

When planning an outdoor wedding reception, you have many things to think about. Renting tents, finding a wedding band, and choosing a venue are just a few of the things you need to be on top of. However, to ensure a successful event, it's not enough just giving people a space to be on and something to do; you need to put some thought into the details. To make sure that your event is as good as it can possibly be there are a few things you should consider. Read More 

Construction Soil Testing: Common Contaminants to Consider

When building your new home, there are different aspects that you must evaluate before the official construction commences. One of these critical factors is the quality of the soil on which your home will be built. You should commission testing of the soil material to ensure that there are no harmful compounds or elements in the land. Basically, soil contamination occurs as a result of manmade activities such as improper hazardous waste disposal, the use of agricultural chemicals and even general industrial operations. Read More 

Considerations You Should Make Before Picking a House Underpinning Method

House underpinning refers to the process of repairing a foundation so that existing problems (such as foundation settling) are solved. Many house-underpinning methods exist, such as mud jacking and using helical piles. This article discusses some key considerations that you should have in mind as you select a house underpinning method for your home. Extent of Access Some underpinning methods (such as the use of precast piers) require the use of heavy machinery. Read More