24 January 2023
If you've ever worked in construction, you know that land surveying is an important part of any project. But why? What can a land surveyor do for you and your project that makes them so valuable? Here are some reasons why having a professional surveyor on your team is essential. Accuracy and Precision The most obvious reason to hire a land surveyor is for accuracy — and lots of it. Professional surveyors use advanced equipment like total stations, GPS devices, EDMs (electronic distance measuring instruments) and theodolites to measure distances and angles between points in order to accurately map out the boundaries of a property or construction site.
31 August 2022
If you need to monitor vibrations on your construction site, then you don't have to do this job yourself. You can use a company that offers remote monitoring. Here, you set up monitors on your site to measure vibrations. These monitors connect to the company's system so that they can keep an eye on your levels remotely from their offices. While this is an easier solution than checking your own monitors, you do need to partner with a company that offers the right services for your project.
31 August 2022
If you purchase or rent an old building, some of the materials used in its construction might harm you and the environment. One such material is asbestos, and an expert survey is the best way to ascertain whether the building has such a potential hazard. Later, you can hire a residential asbestos removalist. This piece discusses the dangers of asbestos as a building material. Carcinogenic Asbestos can separate into flexible fibres.
6 July 2022
Do you have a cafe with an outdoor concrete area that lacks appeal? Or does your business have an area for employee breaks that is anything but relaxing? If so, you could install decorative concrete. You may even be able to improve the current concrete slab if it's sound. Here are some ideas. Stained treatments Grey concrete can look dull. One way to add interest is to give the paving colour.
19 April 2022
Retaining walls are some of the most versatile structures that you can have built on your property. They are capable of serving a number of functions and can be used for more than just holding back soil. The following are five ways that retaining walls can add value to your property. Retaining Walls Protect Against Erosion One of the main reasons for installing a retaining wall is to prevent erosion from occurring on your property.