Dan Mckinney

About Me
Building a New Home

If you plan to build a new home, you will no doubt have lots of questions about how best to proceed. I am here to help you to understand the different things you need to consider when planning and constructing a new property. I don't work in the construction industry but last year, I successfully built a new property using a team of construction contractors. The contractors were real professionals who worked quickly and to a very high standard. They were very kind to me and took the time to explain exactly what they were doing at each stage of the construction job.

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Areas of Your Yoga Studio that Need Stainless Steel Floor Wastes

9 October 2019
 Categories: , Blog

When you think of stainless steel floor wastes, you tend to think of the food service industry. The truth is, these types of floor grates can be beneficial in other businesses as well. For example, if you are considering opening a yoga studio, there are several areas of your business that can benefit from these grates. Here are a few of those areas and what to know about the placement and reasoning for floor wastes in these areas: Read More …

Three Top Tips for Success in the Bulk Haulage Business

30 August 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Bulk haulage is one of the largest sectors in the country's transport business. Due to the dangers associated with hauling bulky items, there are many rules, regulations and logistics that have been put in place to prevent damages and accidents. Most people have a hard time understanding and following all the rules. If you need to transport bulky items, such as construction materials, from one point to another, you should understand haulage regulations beforehand. Read More …

When Do You Need a Lot Line Survey?

30 August 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Very few homeowners think carefully about the real boundaries to their property. They move in and assume that the existing fences mark the boundary to their home. Unfortunately, problems arise when they add something to their homes, such as a garage or a deck, and a neighbour complains that someone is encroaching on their property. Fortunately, these are disputes which can easily be solved by the municipal council by carrying out a lot line survey. Read More …

A simple 5-step process for successful residential demolition

23 July 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

If you're looking to bring down your residential structure for any reason, you'll have to follow a series of steps aimed at ensuring a safe and efficient demolition process. Your contractor will help you plan for these steps, as they have experience in strategically demolishing many different types of structures. Having a specific process in place ensures that all stakeholders adhere to the highest standards of safety and environmental guidelines. Most residential demolitions will proceed in accordance with the 5 steps outlined below. Read More …

Three Primary Considerations for Residential Tennis Court Construction

8 July 2019
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Whether you are a tennis newbie or an avid player, if you want the convenience of playing tennis at your own home, you may be seriously thinking of opting for tennis court construction. A tennis court is a great investment for your residence since it will automatically raise the value of your property while simultaneously proving you with a great place to entertain guests over a match. Nonetheless, choosing to construct a tennis court is not merely about having the money and hiring contractors. Read More …