A selection of this weeks jobs: Need the front wall in our garden rebuilt - Dublin 4... Roof valley replacement - Dingle... Kitchen, hall and bathroom tiles need to be changed - Swords Co Dublin... Entire home needs new skirting - Dublin 3... Total re-paint of 2 bedroom town house - Blanchardstown... Fit new porch lights - Westmeath

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4 Items to Check in your Construction Contract

It is always exciting to know if a certain client has decided to accept your quote for their project. Butbefore sealing the deal for a new construction project, it is important to double check and review yourcontract.A good contract can lead to the p...
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What to Do When Customers Refuse to Pay

What to Do When Customers Refuse to Pay Providing work to customers without requiring full payment up front is common within the construction industry. Customers will often put a portion of the total job cost down and then pay the remaining after the...
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What Brexit means for the Irish construction industry?

As Theresa May and her cabinet continues to push through the Brexit deal, we look at the impact that Brexit may have on the Irish construction labour market and housing sector. Increase in skilled labour Britain will no doubt lose out on skilled fore...
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Why all Tradesmen should have a Website

So you have decided to go your own way in the construction industry. You've registered your business, got a company vehicle, a couple of sub-contractors lined up and maybe a few jobs in the pipeline. So how do you ensure your business is easily seen ...
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Taking Care of your Marble Floor

  When we say ‘marble floors’, we are including all-natural stone or calcium-based stone floors such as limestone, travertine, crema marfil and terrazzo. Marble floors add elegance to any home and can last as long as the home itself, but if you are r...
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Artificial Intelligence and Home Security

  If you are keen on getting to know the latest happenings in the area of homeprotection, home security and surveillance then you must certainly understandsomething more about artificial intelligence. This is the most happening area asfar as the next...
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5 Reasons Why You Should Use a Marketing Consultant

Many SME’s and start up companies can be quite reluctant to use a marketing consultant. As a digital marketing consultant myself, some may say I am biased in the following view, but without the correct advice and insight, companies may waste signific...
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Top 3 Tips to get Paid Faster

   Tip One - Get It Done Quicker It doesn't take a genius to work out that the quicker you send your invoice the quicker you will get paid. In today’s day & age there's no need to wait until you sit down over paperwork to start sending invoices. ...
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Selling and Buying Cheap Building Materials

Selling and Buying Cheap Building Materials Prices of new building construction materials continue to rise. When constructing buildings or homes, building materials are often ordered in lots, to avail of bulk discount, to ensure a steady supply, not ...
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A Guide to Laminate Flooring

  When was Laminate Flooring first introduced? Laminate flooring was created by the Swedish company Perstop in the late 1970’s, and branded as Pergo. It was a much cheaper alternative to Hardwood flooring and easier to install, as Hardwood flooring a...
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