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The Importance of Understanding ADA Requirements for Renovation Projects

July 16, 2020

Eventually, every commercial or industrial property owner is going to have to update their building. Maybe it’s been years since you had a fresh coat of paint. Maybe you’re adding space to your lot. Maybe it’s just been a while since you updated the decor. Whatever the reason you decide to remodel, you may not realize that your remodel is subject to specific requirements set forth by the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). This revolutionary piece of legislation was enacted in 1990. The civil rights law prohibits commercial and industrial property owners from discriminating (either purposefully or by accident) against... View Article

When to Hire Residential General Contractors

June 15, 2020

As anyone who has ever tried a little DIY on the weekends can attest, the spectrum of home renovation projects is enormous and diverse. You can add some paint to the molding, install a vanity or gut your entire kitchen—and any project is going to require planning, foresight and skilled execution. For some of these larger projects, it’s going to be clear that you should hire a general contractor to help you manage the process—but how can you tell when you want to start looking at hiring residential contractors in Fort Worth, TX? Our family business has over a quarter... View Article

Why It’s a Good Idea to Hire a General Contractor for a Home Renovation Project

June 1, 2020

If you’re currently a homeowner or plan on becoming one, then surely the idea of a renovation project has crossed your mind (or you’ve already tackled one in the past). If so, it can seem like an overwhelming proposition—picking contractors, planning schedules that work for everyone, budgeting and the endless choices you have to make. It can all add up to quite a puzzle. Fortunately, help is on the way! Hiring a general contractor in Fort Worth, TX is always a good choice that pays off in the long run. The team at The RockAway Company has been at this... View Article

How to Avoid Being Scammed by a General Contractor in Fort Worth, TX

April 5, 2019

All sorts of scams exist in the world, but one of the biggest types involves the so-called “contractor.” Some of these scams are carried out by people claiming to be home improvement professionals taking advantage of unsuspecting homeowners. Other scams come in the form of shady business practices or shoddy work. While a majority of contractors are legit, it’s important to note that not all of them are. So, how are homeowners and commercial building owners supposed to protect themselves from contracting scams? Below are six tips to help you avoid being scammed by a dishonest general contractor in Fort... View Article

What You Need to Know About Detached Garages

January 17, 2019

It’s no surprise that building a detached garage on your property has tons of benefits: it adds value to your home, it gives you a place to park your car on rainy days and it provides an extra space for storage. This post will teach you what you need to know about the process behind putting up a brand-new detached garage. Steps to take before building a detached garage Like with any other home additions in Fort Worth, TX, you can’t just call a contractor and have him start building your new detached garage right away. There’s a lot of... View Article

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