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3 Essential Tips for Extending the Life of Your Trees

Are you excited about the arrival of spring? Have you considered what effect the spring weather will have on the tree or trees growing on your property? Trees are often something to be ignored unless necessary. Maybe you like the shade of your tree, or maybe it even gives you fruit to eat. Whatever type of tree it is, however, you probably don't often give much actual thought to it. But trees can need more care than that, which you may not realize until it's too late. Read More 

Reasons To Consider A Direct Vent Gas Fireplace Instead Of A Wood-Burning One

One of the most popular upgrades that many homeowners invest in is the addition of a fireplace. It serves many purposes, from adding value to the home to offering a heat and relaxation option. If you have been considering a fireplace but don't want the mess of a traditional wood-burning unit, you may want to consider a direct vent gas fireplace instead. Here are some of the things that you should know about direct vent gas fireplaces as compared to a standard wood-burning model. Read More 

5 Tips To Give Your Rural Vacation Home A Rustic Feel With Reclaimed Lumber Finishes

Are you building a vacation home in a secluded rural area? Maybe you want your home to have an authentic rustic design that feels warm and cozy. Reusing reclaimed lumber materials for features in your home will make it feel and look more authentic. The following ideas are features that you may want to use to give your rural vacation home a rustic designed using reclaimed lumber for finishes and attractive features: Read More 

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Dump Trucks, Bulldozers and Cranes, Oh My!

Welcome to my blog. I'm Kara Montgomery. My entire life, I have had an obsession with construction. When I was a little girl, I had a whole set of construction equipment toys I'd play with. As I got older, I read so many books on construction. Even though I didn't follow construction as a career path, this has continued to be something I'm interested in and I thought it'd be fun to create a little blog that covers various construction topics. There is really no specific construction topic this blog will cover, so anyone who has an interest in the construction industry will find something of use.

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3 Essential Tips for Extending the Life of Your Trees
15 April 2019

Are you excited about the arrival of spring? Have

Reasons To Consider A Direct Vent Gas Fireplace Instead Of A Wood-Burning One
1 March 2019

One of the most popular upgrades that many homeown

5 Tips To Give Your Rural Vacation Home A Rustic Feel With Reclaimed Lumber Finishes
28 January 2019

Are you building a vacation home in a secluded rur

Fancy Bathroom Accessories To Discuss With Your Contractor
18 December 2018

When you are in the process of renovating your hom

3 Granite Countertop Mistakes
1 November 2018

Changing something about your home means that you