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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The Benefits of Using Screen-Shading and Solar Windows

11 December 2018
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When your HVAC system needs to work overtime, and the temperature inside your home is starting to rise, it's worth considering solar windows. Also known as screen shading, solar windows with a Renson-like finish come with lots of benefits. If you're not sure whether you want to add some to your home, it's worth learning more about what they do. You should see a significant reduction in your energy bills  Read More …

Important Aspects You Should Know Before Installing Laminated Floors

10 December 2018
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You already know that real wood is expensive, especially for flooring, and you are considering a cheaper option, which is laminate flooring. Laminate is excellent and will give you the aesthetic wooden look you need while offering you other benefits such as low maintenance, scratch resistance and easy cleaning. It is, however, essential to note a few critical aspects before installing laminate flooring to have it done the right way. Read More …

Is It Time To Schedule Repairs For Your Double-Glazed Windows?

9 December 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Windows are one of the most underrated structures in a house, despite how valuable they are for the overall comfort of your home. While your windows' primary function is to provide sufficient natural lighting, they are also responsible for the thermal resistance of your home. Once they are compromised, you will quickly notice that your residence is no longer as insulated as it once was.  When it comes to glass repairs, a majority of people associate this service with cracked or broken windows. Read More …

Is a commercial shed perfect for your business?

5 December 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog

Are you seeking a home for your commercial business? One option you may not have considered is a shed. Often when people think of sheds, the image that comes to mind is a place to store items of gardening or farm equipment, or perhaps a space to put items that you only use on an occasional basis. That is not at all how you should think about commercial sheds. Large, purpose-built sheds can be used for industrial and commercial purposes as well as for storage. Read More …

What to Review When Picking Your Polycarbonate Roofing Sheets

5 December 2018
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Polycarbonate roofing sheets have so many applications in the home. Whether you're looking to build a new carport or replace your old pergola roof, choosing the correct polycarbonate roofing sheets is essential. But with a large selection of roofing sheets present in the market, making the right choice can be a bit confusing, especially if you're an average homeowner. This guide outlines what to look into to ensure you choose the appropriate polycarbonate sheets for your roofing project. Read More …