Col's Construction Blog
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Col's Construction Blog

Hello! Welcome to my blog. My name is Col. I live in Perth and I have a passion for construction. I am pretty useless when it comes to construction work so I tend to leave it to the experts. However, I find that there is nothing more pleasing than seeing a team of construction workers complete a job. Over the years, I have hired many different types of construction worker and they have all taken the time to chat with me. During these conversations, I have learnt so pretty interesting things which I will be exploring on this blog. Enjoy!

Col's Construction Blog

  • 3 Critical Considerations in the Design and Construction of Freezer Rooms

    30 November 2018

    Do you need a large-capacity storage area for freezing things in your establishment? If so, you should consider freezer room construction. This large, insulated storage room with individual reach-in freezer compartments eliminates the need to use multiple upright freezers. But careful consideration of the design of freezer rooms is critical for ensuring success during the construction phase. Keep reading on below to learn about some key considerations in the design and construction of these critical temperature-control facilities.

  • 3 Reasons to Choose Aluminium Balustrading

    13 November 2018

    When it comes to balustrading, you want a product that complements your home and stands the test of time. Choosing the right material for your balustrade is important. If you're considering a metal balustrade, then you'll usually choose between aluminium and steel. While steel is often viewed as the traditional choice here, aluminium is also popular. What are the benefits of choosing an aluminium balustrade over a steel one? 1. Lightweight Strength 

  • Land Subdivision in Australia

    12 November 2018

    Subdivision of land refers to the process of dividing land into two or more lots. If you are a developer, selling land in small lots is more profitable than selling it as a huge parcel. In Australia, the subdivision of land is quite a lengthy process. You have to ensure that you comply with the required regulations for you to get titles for the new lots. Below is a guide on the land subdivision process.

  • Examining Industrial Insulation Products to Help You Make the Right Choice

    11 November 2018

    There is one thing you tend to ignore in your home because you don't know how much work it does. That is your home's insulation. It plays its role discreetly even though you never see or interact with it regularly. Specifically, the insulation maintains favourable temperature during cold winter and hot summers. While doing this, the insulation saves you lots of energy you would have used to cool or warm the house by electrical means.

  • Ways To Integrate A Laundry Into A Bathroom

    11 November 2018

    Washing machines and dryers, stand-out utilitarian appliances, are essential parts of a laundry. A laundry not only houses these but all the accoutrements that go along with cleaning and ironing clothes. This translates into washing baskets, detergents and ironing boards. If you're remodelling your bathroom to include laundry elements, you need to find a way to stop them taking over so that your bathroom looks spa-like rather than coin laundry-like.