Author: FCD Admin

November 10, 2016 FCD Admin

The importance of retaining walls is often underestimated. What about the ads on the radio – “it’s alright, my landscaper is an LV member”, unfortunately that will be of little assistance if something goes wrong with the retaining wall they ‘design’ and build. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not bashing our landscaping contractors – more…

March 9, 2016 FCD Admin

We’ve all thought about it. Some of us have seen the TV show where the oca chippier shows us how easy it is to make a storage space in our roof. Seems like an easy DIY project, right?   If you think yes, then you my friend must be related to Captaincies Risky. Converting the…

December 7, 2015 FCD Admin

Cracking in the walls, ceilings and floors of your home is disconcerting. Always.   Cracking is indicative of a structural defect, right? Not always.   Structural intervention is expensive, there is no way of getting around it. Underpinning, reblocking and in the most extreme of cases demolition are sometimes required.    Sometimes the cracks are…