Permits, Plans and Paperwork for Your New Garage
Storage Needs Permits, Plans and Paperwork for Your New Garage

The project of purchasing a new garage can be onerous for the homeowner when it comes to navigating the various garage building permits, plans and paperwork that are part and process of the build. The selection of which construction company…

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Outdoor Living What to Put Over There

When you think about adding a structure to your backyard, business or farm there are so many choices out there. What to put ‘over there’ to bring benefits to your quality of life by adding a building with excellent form,…

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What to Put Over There
Why You Should Ditch the Tent at Your Next Event
Project Planning Why You Should Ditch the Tent at Your Next Event

Renting tents for events can be expensive and requires advance planning. The availability factor often determines the date for the event in areas where rental services are few and far between. Set up of large tents can also be a…

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Outdoor Living Out with The Old, In with The New

Whatever your present property looks like or however it functions it could probably use some improvements. Perhaps it’s time to shed your reservations and give that old lean-to a heave ho and replace it with a low maintenance structure where…

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Out with The Old, In with The New
The Theater of Good Garden Design
Outdoor Living The Theater of Good Garden Design

Is your backyard a blank canvas? A boring square of lawn with one or two ornamental trees, a space poorly and cheaply designed by the developer that is identical to your neighbor’s? Does your backyard design lack any sense of…

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