Archive for September, 2012

Move House Without Stress

Article by Victor Busciglio Moving house or undergoing a change of residence is widely acknowledged to be a thoroughly stressful activity. Surveys on adult stress scale in fact rank house move next only to the tragic death of one’s spouse as the cause of stress. These studies indicate that moving house is often particularly stressful […]


How to Get Your Florida Contractors Certificate

Article by Kevin M Hilfinger Without a FL contractors certificate, a contractors can’t work in FL. A contractors is anyone or a company that carry out the construction and the re-construction of structures, highways, parking areas, roads, and buildings. To be a certified contractors, there are important issues you might want to do to get […]


China construction elevator falls; 19 workers die – WPEC

China construction elevator falls; 19 workers dieWPECBEIJING (AP) — A platform elevator at a construction site in southern China has dropped 30 floors in a free fall, killing 19 workers. The official Xinhua News Agency says the accident happened Thursday in Wuhan city in Hubei province. A government …and more » Florida construction accident – Google […]


Homeowners say SunRail contractors invaded their personal property – WFTV Orlando

Homeowners say SunRail contractors invaded their personal propertyWFTV OrlandoBut now much of it is destroyed. "It's been a disaster," he said. He said contractors hired by the Florida Department of Law Enforcement to design and build the SunRail system cut down 15 to 20 trees and plowed down the natural vegetation on his property. Florida […]


A Recipe for Construction Project Failure – (blog)

A Recipe for Construction Project (blog)It was reported by The Florida Times-Union that a once successful and prominent construction firm, in business for 78 years, had 20 liens in excess of $ 3.4 million filed against them in a period of 3 months. It was noted in the article that a key … Florida […]


Exterior in the Container-Built Home – Storm-Ready House in St Petersburg, FL – Bob Vila eps.3004

Related: Home Renovation: The Exterior: Home Sweet Container: Bob briefly looks at the rich architectural history of St. Petersburg, and the development of its waterfront parks and neighborhoods. He also reviews the construction progress to date. Architect Steve Armstrong and project manager Ray Price join Bob to review the insulating ceramic coating that […]