World Construction Symposium

World Construction Symposium

  • How to Repair Rotted Soffit and Fascia Boards

    The edge of your roofline, where the soffit and fascia boards meet, is often the first part of the roof to need repairs. The fascia is exposed to the elements, so the paint can fade, even with normal weather conditions. Once the paint wears off of the soffit and fascia, it can lead to rotting of the wood and compromise the structure of your roofline. This article will explain how to repair rotted wooden soffit and fascia boards.

  • What Tools And Equipment Do You Need To Trim Trees?

    Tree trimming is not only necessary to provide a more aesthetically pleasing yard, but also for safety purposes. Trees that get too high are at risk of hitting power lines, as well as damaging the roof or siding of your home. If you have decided to trim the trees yourself, you will need the following tools and equipment. Aerial Lift The first thing you should consider getting is an aerial lift.

  • Why You Need to Hire a Concrete Cutting Contractor for Your Floor

    Do you have an uneven floor in your house that you want to repair on your own? The first thing that must be done is getting rid of the uneven concrete so a new foundation can be laid, but you should leave cutting the concrete to a professional. Find out below why it is in your best interest to hire a contractor for concrete cutting, as well as what you will be charged for the help.

  • How to Remove a Large Concrete Patio from Your Yard

    If your home has a concrete patio that has seen better days, then you will be happy to know that with some effort you can remove it. For a small patio, you can remove it by breaking it up with a sledgehammer, but for a larger patio, the process is a bit more complex. Here are instructions for removing a large concrete patio or driveway: Step 1: Gather All Necessary Supplies

  • Brighten Your Home With A Professional Appearance - Tips For Preparing Interior Walls For Painting

    Whether you need to cover up some minor damage or you're merely looking to revitalize the look of a room that appears to have gone dull, painting your interior walls can be a great way to achieve your goal. Benjamin Moore paint provides a wide variety of colors and textures for you to choose from, but before you make that choice, you have to be sure your walls are prepared.

  • About Me

    World Construction Symposium

    Hi, I'm Lenora. One of my favorite things is traveling. And when I travel, I especially love to see the various architecture around the world. Ever since I built a house (well, you know, hired a contractor to help me design it and then build it for me), I have been fascinated with the construction process. I love looking at international architecture like Saint Basil's Cathedral in Russia or Angkor Wat in Cambodia. How were they made? It is just so interesting to me, from the foundation's support to all the intricate details such as paving or roofing. I started this blog to talk about all the parts of construction. I hope you enjoy it!