Reasons Why General Contractors Should Rent A Roll Off Dumpster

As a general contractor, it is important to ensure that all projects run smoothly as planned. If you have never utilized a roll off dumpster in your past projects, here are vital reasons why it is essential to rent one. This container can greatly contribute to the success of your upcoming project. One benefit of renting a dumpster is that you can keep the work area clean. As a contractor, you are fully responsible for making sure that the work site and its surroundings remain orderly when undertaking any type of project, more so if it is a residential one. You will not need to worry much about this if you rent a trash receptacle. The only thing you will need to do is to ensure that all rubbish is placed in the container. Another advantage of renting a trash receptacle is versatility. Sometimes, general contractors carry out several different projects at one time in a given week. For this reason, you may need a receptacle that can accommodate different types of waste. Fortunat…
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Do Demolition Contractors Have Insurance?

When in the business of tearing down structures there is a  need to protect company assets by insuring the business against any mishaps.  Protecting employees, the public, clients and their property is a high priority.  So what types of insurance do demolition contractors carry?

Employer’s Liability Insurance Employer’s liability insurance is required in order to obtain a contractor’s license.  This protects the employees against injury while on the job and is often packaged with workman’s compensation.  This insurance pays the medical bills and the worker’s wages for missed time.  This protects the company against litigation for an injury. Public Liability Insurance Public liability insurance protects the company from any damage or injury sustained by the client, the public or their property.  Even when a demolition is well planned the unexpected can happen - something falls the wrong way or breaks into pieces and scatters.  If property or a p…
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Demolish Termite Damaged Structures

Did you know that the annual cost of termite damage in the United States is estimated to be over $2 billion? It’s an unfortunate fact of life that any structure built with timber is potentially at risk of termite attack. Whilst fumigators can take care of the termites themselves, they don’t deal with the extensive property damage that termites cause. It may be tempting to ignore the problem – you might tell yourself that “the termites were the real concern”, or “I’ve dealt with the issue…we don’t have to worry anymore”. But don’t bury your head in the sand. Not only could you be deceiving yourself, you could also be risking the safety of your family.  Demolition may be your only solution. Termites can chew through fundamental supports, floor joist and timber studs, resulting in structures that are dangerously unstable. That damaged structure could be your child’s playhouse, your husband’s workshop or the porch where your wife enjoys spending a lazy afternoon. Don’t leave a dis…
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