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Ice Damming…Damn it!! (How and Why it Happens)

Ice Damming…Damn it!! (How and Why it Happens)

As Nebraskans, we're used to the cold winter months. We know how to handle ourselves in ice, rain, sleet, snow... you name it! One thing you might not know, however, is what to do when you start seeing those large spiky icicles hanging from your roof. Did you know...

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Get Gutters Geared up for Spring

Get Gutters Geared up for Spring

With all the nice weather we’ve been having this winter, there’s only one thing on our minds: springtime! We just can’t wait for that seasonal change that leads us to blossoming flowers, the smell of freshly mowed grass and a delightful smattering of spring rain. Even...

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Preparing for Home Renovation 101

Preparing for Home Renovation 101

Doing work on your home is an exciting time, but it can also be stressful. Teams of people coming in and out and moving items around can seem like an overwhelming, never-ending battle, but with proper preparation you’ll be able to stave off at least some of the...

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Four Construction Industry Trends in 2019

Four Construction Industry Trends in 2019

Sometimes it seems as though life moves faster than we expect it to, and the feeling isn’t just true of our growing children and smarter smartphones. The industries we work in every day—the construction industry included—are constantly evolving. It’s crucial that...

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How Do they Build the New Year’s Ball Drop?

How Do they Build the New Year’s Ball Drop?

Few New Year’s traditions are more familiar than staying up until midnight to watch the ball drop in Times Square. Signifying new beginnings and the excitement of starting fresh, the ball drop has been an American institution since 1907. But how did this tradition...

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A History of Constructing Christmas, Pt. II

A History of Constructing Christmas, Pt. II

As we know, Christmas trees pre-date the holiday of Christmas. (Well, you would know that if you had read last week’s blog.) But what about the ornaments we decorate them with or the other seasonal symbols we love like nutcrackers and all the lights? This week, we’re...

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The History of Constructing Christmas

The History of Constructing Christmas

As the year comes to a close, many of us begin to take on the seasonal task of holiday decorating. We check the boxes on our list of to-dos: get a Christmas tree, add front door decorations, ornaments and outdoor and indoor lights are the first to spring up among the...

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J-Tech’s Fourth Annual Sock Drive Hits Havelock

J-Tech’s Fourth Annual Sock Drive Hits Havelock

It’s that time of year again! We recently kicked off the fourth annual Sock Drive for the Lincoln People’s City Mission, sponsored by J-Tech, Lincoln’s exterior experts. On Dec. 10, a few of our team members dropped boxes off at some neighboring businesses in the...

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Winter Window Replacement

Winter Window Replacement

Winter isn’t the time of year most would consider ideal for home improvement projects. The cold, wet, gloomy weather tends to put a damper on things, leaving homeowners repeating the same refrain all season long—"We’ll get to it in the spring.” While there’s nothing...

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Ways You’re Losing Warmth this Winter

Ways You’re Losing Warmth this Winter

There are few things aggravating enough to sully our holiday spirits this time of year. One of them is the hike we see in our energy bills, an unwelcome expense when there’s so many more important things to buy. Gifts for loved ones, food for Christmas dinner,...

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Phone: (402) 261-3682
6200 Havelock Ave
Lincoln, NE 68507