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Category Archives: Construction

Building a Better Deck

After last week’s blog on signs to look for that indicate a dangerous deck, you realize you need to be armed with more information when the new, safe deck is built by your Marietta home remodeler. DECKING:  Wood – must be sealed bi-annually. Stain is recommended for added protection. Redwood – popular, rot-resistant and expensive;…
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Deck Season Y’All!

How old is your home? Does it have a deck?  We all know homes with decks still standing after 5 hurricanes and that historic family reunion last year, but with deck collapses recently on the rise and in the news, you may not want to go for that last summer party of 30 - 50…
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A “Must Have” for Father’s Day…

The ultimate Father's Day gift? Give Dad something he really wants -  a man cave! What's trending in these ultimate "caves" is that Dad's sacred spot doesn't just have to be in the garage or down in the basement. The new hotspot for Dad is often outside -  the garden shed. You'll notice that these are…
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Demolition Dan

[caption id="attachment_1463" align="alignright" width="230"] Demolition Dan[/caption] Planted in front of television on a Friday evening, I watched as the inexperienced homeowner swung an over-sized mallet into his kitchen cabinet that he wanted to "renovate".  As the wood cracked and large splinters flew towards his face, the action froze and the words “Don’t try this at…
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