Meet Zane Zanda

How To Create Your Own Soccer Pitch In The Streets

These days, finding a nice grass or turf soccer field is hard. All of the goals seem to be locked up, or they don't have nets. The grass real estate is always being used for other sports, and the quality of the grass itself is often lumpy, dry, and hard. On top of this, it is hard to find enough people for a good pick up game. But, you can take your games to the street, literally, with portable soccer walls and a street soccer ball. Read More 

How To Install Carpet In Doorways

When you install carpet for the first time, you will remember to buy tack strips for the wall edges, but you usually forget about doorways. You're left scratching your head wondering how to solve this dilemma.  It is important to lay carpet along doorways correctly to prevent buckling and unraveling. A special strip helps you install the carpet on doorways. Lay carpet in doorways correctly by following these steps. Prepare to Install the Carpet Read More 

3 Things You Need To Know About Protecting Your Fence

Whether you have a wooden fence for a barrier to keep your dog inside the yard or to provide your family with some additional privacy, a fence can be a wonderful thing in your landscape. It is also a considerable investment, so you want to make certain that you maintain it in any way that you can. Here are three things that you need to know about protecting your fence: Read More 

Important Benefits Of Upgrading Your Roof’s Gutters

Making an effort to protect your home against the most common types of water damage is important for reducing the maintenance costs of your property. Rain is one of the most common sources of water damage that your home will have to face, and the gutters of your house will be one of the most important defenses against this hazard. However, it is important to note that upgrading to seamless gutters can provide you with important benefits that you may otherwise be overlooking. Read More 

Stabilizing Your Rock Retaining Wall

If your home is located on a piece of property that has a steep incline, then you know the importance of creating a retaining wall to prevent soil from sliding down onto your home over time. Many retaining walls are made from rock materials to give them strength and aesthetic beauty. Eliminating rock fall in your retaining wall is critical when it comes to ensuring the wall is capable of doing its job properly. Read More 

About Me

Meet Zane Zanda

My name is Zane Zanda, and welcome to my site on construction! Although I'm not a professional, I first became interested in construction topics a few years ago when my wife and I were building our dream home. But, interestingly enough, it wasn't the actual construction process that lit the spark. It was actually fire sprinklers. When my wife and I, were talking to our contractor about getting the permits for our house, we were informed that the square footage of our house was so large that we would actually be required to install fire sprinklers in the ceiling! I thought that was so strange, but of course we complied. As I started looking at all the different construction laws, I knew I was hooked.