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Four Things To Be Aware Of Regarding Mortar Matching

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One of the most important steps to properly executing masonry repairs is matching the mortar of the pre-existing structure. The following are four things that should be noted and factored into the mortar matching process to find the appropriate mortar: The three major types of mortar are known as Type N, Type S, and Type M mortar. The first consideration that should be taken into account is whether the original mortar was Type N, Type S, or Type M mortar.…

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Need To Divert Rainfall From Your Yard? 3 Ways That Paving Can Help

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Living in a climate that receives a lot of rainfall can come with some challenges since it can be difficult to keep the rainwater from wreaking havoc on your yard. If you want to keep your landscape looking great and avoid large areas of pooled up water, you’ll need to design the yard with this goal in mind. When making plans for diverting rainwater away from your home and plants that you want to protect, consider the difference that well done paving can have for your property.…

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3 Solutions To Improve Your Home With Add Rain Collection And Grey Water Recycling

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Homeowners are becoming more concerned about their utility costs and adding more green features to their homes. This can include energy improvements like new LED lighting or automation. It can also include solutions like rain collection and grey water reuse to reduce water consumption. If you want to add rain collection to your home, combining it with grey water recycling can give you more from these green plumbing improvements. Here are some of the solutions you may want to consider to improve your home with rain collection and grey water recycling:…

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