A Cottage In The Mountains: Is It Still Possible?

Are you looking for a nature getaway? The mountains are calling you and you are dreaming of having your own place, far from the big cities? Whether it’s for hiking, hunting, having fun on a snowmobile, or just enjoying some quiet time, you may be considering building a cottage or a house in the mountains. But what does this type of installation requieres? It all starts with a good foundation!

A few simple and efficient tips to prolong summer in your yard

This year, the temperature has cooled rapidly, leaving us little time to enjoy our backyard one last time. What to do? We found a few ideas so you can set up and savor your backyard oasis. Therefore you will be able to prolong summer in your yard. Let the cooler weather be your ally!

Trust and Precision is Postech Peterborough’s Purpose

Getting To Know Postech Peterborough

Based in Selwyn, Ontario, Postech Peterborough focuses on sharing a trustworthy service and a precise installation of screw piles. Office Manager Kim Lepalm and installer Travis Alison aim to provide each client with a product they can be proud of for a lifetime and ensure the service always comes with a smile.

A Determined Postech Durham Dealer

The Postech Durham team has two dealers, James Timleck and Debbie Compton and operates out of Pickering, Ontario. The desire to provide a solid foundations stems from James’ deck building business, The Deck Guys. As a contractor himself, James understands the need for efficiency and high-quality products, so the move to acquire Postech Screw Piles was an easy choice to make.

Organize Your Shed: Maximizing Space

Enjoying many seasons also means having to adapt when they change. The outdoor living space that you create in your backyard in warmer periods must, inevitably, adjust to the cold weather. But storing outdoor furniture, maintenance tools, and even recreational gear can sometimes seem complex, near impossible. Not only do we not want to risk damaging our belongings, but we also want to make sure that we have access to all of our items if needed. To help you get through this process without tearing your hair too much, here are some organizing ideas for your shed!

Passionate for Postech Hamilton

Getting To Know Postech Hamilton

Grant and Kairi West of Postech Hamilton bring a whole new meaning to passion on the job. This dynamic duo has big plans for the future of Postech Hamilton and know what it takes to make their dreams for the franchise come true. With Kairi in the office and Grant heading out to install with worker Dave Ripley, every day is a new adventure that keeps them excited and wanting more.

Screw piles : Best solution for cabin foundation

Cabins, whether built as a weekend getaway or as a hunting retreat, are usually built on some sort of piling. This helps keep the cost of the cabin down, as the site preparation and foundation work are minimized. Having to install a regular foundation, with a footing, can add up to 10% to the overall cost of a cabin or cottage. Since most people who build a cabin are doing so for part-time use, reducing costs is an important consideration.

Tiny houses: Rethinking Space and Storage

The popularity of tiny houses continues to grow as many people adopt a more minimalist way of living. Indeed, the increase in environmental issues necessarily leads to a more critical way of looking at our consumption patterns. It also prompts us to reflect on the importance we give to objects. By switching to the “tiny” lifestyle, individuals must detach themselves from the clutter since the storage space will be considerably reduced in this type of housing.

Boardwalks Built on Screw Piles : Solid & eco friendly!

Many parks, especially those which are created to allow us to commune with nature, provide boardwalks for their visitors, allowing them to walk through nature on a comfortable, smooth surface. While these walkways help keep visitors from damaging the delicate balance of nature, their installation can be very destructive to the nature that they are supposed to protect.

Gutters: Making The Right Choices For Your Home

Gutters are a must for your home. Whether you are building a new house or want to change your existing gutter, it is important to make the right choice according to your needs. To guide you in your decisions, here are some factors and information that you should take into account before installing your gutters.

Bollards and Gaz Tanks : Security on screw piles!

The potential uses for Postech Screw Piles are virtually endless. Anything that needs a firm foundation can be placed upon our screw piles. Take bollards for example. Bollards are used to provide protection from vehicle traffic in a wide variety of cases. ATM machines, sidewalk restaurants, storefronts, and banks use bollards for protection against both careless drivers and criminals who would try to crash through their façade to rob them.

Greenhouse: Things To Consider Before Starting Your Project!

There are several reasons for investing in a greenhouse. Whether you are a herb gardener or an agri-food professional, a greenhouse offers the same benefits for everyone: Growing plants for consumption or ornament over a longer period of the year, maybe even annually.

Grade Beams on Postech Screw Piles

One of the most challenging situations in which to install a foundation is in the case of unstable soil. Typical foundations depend upon the strength of the soil to support the structure that is being built. Foundation stem walls and footing transfer the building’s weight to the ground. The footing is constructed wider than the stem wall in order to spread the weight out, so that the ground can support it better.