The Johnsons' House Building Journey

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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Quartz or Quartzite: What's the Big Difference?

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When it comes to installing new kitchen countertops, there is a dazzling selection of modern materials. For example, if you’re going for stone, you can choose granite, marble, quartz, or quartzite, among others. You may think that quartz and quartzite are the same thing, but there are differences between the two. This article will help you choose between them. Quartz Quartz countertops are also called manufactured countertops. That’s because crushed quartz rocks are mixed together with a resin and then compressed into pieces that can be cut down and turned into countertops.…

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