A Word from your Cold Weather Friends

By | 2017-11-21T12:57:10+00:00 November 21st, 2017|Buildings, Construction|

Hey there. Remember us? We’re your cold weather friends. Snowblowers, snowmobiles, snow shoes and the like. In other words, we’re your winter survival kit. We stuck with you through ice and snowstorm, sleet and biting cold, and that long, long winter. We were always up for the task on the coldest of days and the

Metal has Many Faces

By | 2018-01-08T16:44:17+00:00 May 11th, 2017|Buildings, Construction|

Copper roofs have been around since the Duomo in Italy.  And you can tell a copper roof by its colors. Metal roofing can be as varied as coffee flavors – almost. Copper, zinc and titanium are used in some specialized cases while aluminum and steel are more commonly used. In agricultural and commercial settings, corrugated

Keeping Fish and Women Happy

By | 2017-11-21T12:41:20+00:00 April 17th, 2017|Buildings, Construction|

Austin’s giant koi pond was one of the more popular spots on the water garden tour. Cars and people stacked up to the point where passersby with no knowledge or interest in water gardens were stopping by to check out the commotion. Soon enough all were oohing and aahing about the amazing ponds with spectacular

The Urologist’s New Hobby

By | 2017-11-21T12:02:47+00:00 January 9th, 2017|Buildings, Construction|

Dr. Olson’s jokes always generated loud laughter from those around him. They were funny and he had a knack for timing. But they were the type of jokes that most people preferred to listen to rather than to tell. That’s because Dr. Olson’s jokes were mostly about the anatomical aspect of his work. He was

Great Uses for Pole Buildings

By | 2017-11-21T11:48:21+00:00 December 27th, 2016|Architecture, Buildings, Construction|

Pole buildings can be constructed in a variety of different styles, shapes, sizes, and colors.  They are becoming more and more popular, since they are so versatile and economical. There are many uses for a pole building and there are a variety of different benefits to owning one.  The following is just a few different

Careless Whispers of a Rock and Roll City

By | 2017-11-21T11:24:26+00:00 November 22nd, 2016|Construction|

Jeannie had been planning for the 20 year high school reunion for months. She was determined to lose 20 pounds, get hair extensions, find the hottest dress and she wasn’t beyond giving Botox a try – though it was a little bit scary. But at 40, a girl could use a little help – maybe.

The Esther Williams Surprise

By | 2017-11-21T10:38:03+00:00 August 11th, 2016|Construction, News|

On a tour of a certain well known faucet and fixtures company, Max and Kara oohed and aahed about the latest and greatest in bathroom styles. There were the new freestanding tubs with a definitely modern design. The company had taken geometrical shaping to an entirely different level. Everything they formerly thought about conventional bathroom