Entries by Joe Tolm

The Dos And Don’ts For A Kitchen Renovation

At some point in our lives, we all want to renovate our kitchen. Kitchens are one of the most renovated rooms after purchasing a new house. Renovating a kitchen also adds a lot value onto the house. Many kitchens tend to be outdated and that’s only because the style of houses change so much.   […]

Chimney Inspections & Repairs BEFORE Remodels or Roof Repairs!

We often go into homes that have spent tens of thousands, hundreds of thousands, and sometimes millions of dollars on remodeling work surrounding old chimneys, only to discover issues upon inspection that have become difficult to repair. If deficiencies exist we have to inform the homeowner that their old chimney has issues that may pose […]

What should I do if I am injured on the job in Alabama?

What should I do if I am injured on the job in Alabama? If you’ve been hurt, it is important to immediately call an experienced Alabama workers compensation lawyer. The Alabama Legislature passed the first Workers’ Compensation Law in 1919, effective January 1, 1920. There have been many legislative changes and court decisions since then, […]

Mold Removal: When To Call A Contractor

Mold forms—and thrives—when there is excess moisture in your home. And when there’s mold formation in your home, you need to get rid of it, or you and your family are bound to put up with its consequences. Mold per se isn’t bad. When this type of fungus forms outdoors, it plays an important role […]

Mastering Streak Free Windows Like the Pros

Cleaning windows is a big task and many people choose to hire a professional. Window washers are great, but you may not always be able to use a pro. Learning the techniques and tips to get streak free windows is a great way to maintain your windows between professional cleanings. Work, Tools and Technique Properly […]

How to manage work stress?

Stress, as difficult as it might be to accept, is an important part of our lives. It can bring out the best in us, motivating us towards ever greater heights of personal achievement. But too much stress, or feeling unable to cope with it, can take a serious toll on our wellbeing.  Railroad Dental Associates […]

Home Solar Power in Hot Climates

It doesn’t take a genius to know that solar power works off the sun and the energy it creates. It’s no surprise then that solar power is most popular in the southern, sunny states. Nevada, Utah, Hawaii, California, and Arizona lead the way in solar production per capita. These hot climates are perfect for squeezing […]

5 nightmares for every contractor

The role of a contractor has multiple levels of responsibilities given the fact that they are accountable for a vast range of people and tasks. On top of that, contractors are under constant pressure to deliver a great result to their client. In that sense, it doesn’t take much to understand that the job of […]

Driving Business Growth Through Good Safety Practices

Good safety is good business. This popular statement may be used a lot, but just ignored. It’s still true. Even simple improvements in safety can help boost competitiveness, increase profitability, and boost employee motivation. Here are some impressive facts: More than 60% of CFOs report that each (US)$1 invested in injury prevention returns (US)$2 or […]

11 Problems Contractors Have to Face

  Contractors face a number of different problems, some of which have been present for many years, and others have joined only in the past decade. No matter what the pain-points are, contractors need to learn how to identify and solve them in order to have a successful business. They are not only responsible for […]