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foundation cracks

Red Flags in Your Home – Part 2

Every homeowner wants to know that their home’s structure is solid and will last for years, but people tend to look the other way when some “red flag items” show themselves, like an ostrich sticking it’s head in the sand, avoiding the problem.

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The Keys to Choosing a Professional Contractor

These days just about anyone can build themselves a professional looking website, but you want to hire a contractor who can build structures in your home, and that takes experience and skill.

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Red Flags in Your Home

If you address minor issues in your home when they appear, you will save a lot of money in the long run. You may also prevent health side effects, especially when water damage turns into insect infestation or mold! Fix it before the problem gets more serious (and expensive)!

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Different Types of Contractors – What’s the Difference?

Tradesman, skilled labourer, builder, general contractor, commercial contractor, craftsman, handyman, what’s the difference between all these types of contractors? It’s valuable to know, so you can make the best choice, when selecting a company to work in and on your home.

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Does Your Ceiling Contain Asbestos?

At Fine Finish we care about health and safetyl. If we discover asbestos in your ceiling then we will not sand it down, due to the health risk. Instead we will seal the ceiling and apply a level 5 plaster system directly over it. This is an advanced technique.

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Dealing with Nesting Birds in your Exterior Wall System

Woodpeckers are always looking for food, and they will peck a hole in your exterior stucco in the springtime.

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