The Johnsons' House Building Journey

Holiday Decorations and Your Roof

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You may be one of many people who like to decorate their roofs for the holidays. Proper installation and planning are critical to reduce the risk of damage, especially during harsh winters. Here are some tips for keeping your roof in good shape while decorating for the holidays. Be prepared: Before starting, check your roof’s overall condition. You may want to call a roofing company for an inspection. Soft spots and loose shingles should be addressed before decorating.…

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Understanding And Avoiding Alligator Cracks In Your Pavement

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When you have a new commercial parking lot paved, you’ll want to take steps to prevent the development of alligator cracks. These shallow, small cracks are a serious structural concern, because they can weaken the integrity of the asphalt structure. The more proactive you are from the start, the less risk you’ll have of needing to replace the asphalt later. Here are some tips to help you understand alligator cracks and prevent them from developing.…

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Important Steps For New Homeowners Preparing For Oncoming Snow Storms

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When autumn closes in, and winter isn’t very far off, it’s a good idea to make sure you’re properly geared up for the inevitable snow storms to come. The right tools, a good plan, and a solid stock of supplies will help ensure that you don’t have to spend an extra hour clearing snow just to get to work on time. Smart Shopping A good metal snow shovel will go a long way toward keeping your driveway clear of snow in the winter, but it shouldn’t be the end of your purchases.…

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