The Basics of Road Base Excavation Drainage

Road construction is an essential component of Australia's infrastructure development, facilitating the transportation of goods and people across the entire country. All civil works contractors that are involved in it must have an in-depth understanding of road base excavation drainage. This part of civil works directly impacts the stability, longevity and functionality of the road that will subsequently be built. Excess water can weaken the road base, leading to premature failure, deformation and the formation of potholes. Read More 

3 Key Advantages Of Using Ground Penetrating Radar For Construction Surveys

Ground penetrating radar (GPR) is a type of geophysical technique that uses electromagnetic radiation to image the subsurface. It has many applications in construction surveys, including locating buried pipes and utilities, mapping foundations and floors, determining groundwater depth and investigating construction defects. GPR is often used as an alternative to traditional methods like digging trenches and boreholes or using expensive equipment such as ground-penetrating tomography. GPR can be used in urban areas where digging or boring is not possible because of cost or environmental concerns. Read More 

What You Need To Know About Facility Maintenance

Every construction contractor knows how important maintenance is for the longevity of any facility. But how do you know which types of maintenance need to be done and when you should do it? Facility maintenance is a complex topic that can be difficult to understand. In this blog post, we'll answer all of your questions about facility maintenance so you can keep your facility in top condition. What Are the Different Types of Maintenance? Read More 

4 Top Benefits You Can Reap From Regular Air Conditioning Maintenance

The air conditioning system can determine the level of comfort inside your home. It also helps maintain the home's structural integrity by preventing moisture, heat, dust and other elements and the damage they cause. However, the air conditioner can only elevate your comfort when well-maintained. Proper maintenance includes replacing the filters, cleaning and unclogging the ducts, and checking refrigerant levels. You should get an expert for regular air conditioning maintenance to help you achieve these benefits. Read More 

How to Use Skylights to Transform a Converted Attic Space

If you have converted your attic into usable space, such as an additional bedroom, you'll want to ensure that it is a comfortable place to be. While you may have taken care of insulation matters before you actually converted the area into a bedroom, you may want to add some helpful features. After all, these can help you deal with any heat buildup and add some light to the bargain. In this case, you should definitely think about installing a skylight, with some specific and very important features. Read More