Rough opening for a 30″, 32″, 36″, 48″, 60″ & 72″ bifold doors

rough opening of a bifold door

So, while you’re looking to replace your old Bifold door or want to have one in your hallway, you start wondering about the rough opening or are confused about how to size a rough opening bifold door. The rough opening of a bifold door is calculated by adding ½ inch in the width twice to … Read more

How much does a gallon of Sand Weigh? – 2 Gallons – 3 Gallons – 4 & 5 Gallons

How much does a gallon of sand weigh?

Whether you’re doing some landscaping job or are planning for your delivery of materials; know how much does a gallon of sand weigh is a common question. Homeowners are often wondering how heavy is a bucket of sand or how heavy is a gallon of sand? Sand is a building material which is used for … Read more

How many 40lb, 50lb, 60lb and 80lb bags of concrete are in a cubic yard

how many bags of concrete in a yard

While you’re using ready-mix bag of concrete, you’re interested to know how many bags of concrete in a yard? Well, bags of concrete per yard depend on the size of the bag you choose. An 80 lb bag of concrete will obviously cover more per yard than a lb bag. Be it Quikrete, Skrete, or … Read more

Simple steps for Helical Pier Installation (With PICTURES)


Helical pier installation is a pretty common technique to offset the effects of foundation settlement in building. We know foundations generally settle under the impact of load or due to downward movement or escape of soil underneath the footing. Some common reasons for foundation settling includes expansive soil under foundation, root wedging, excessive loads from … Read more