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Laminate vs. Tile

By Construction, Design, Installation, Office Design, Space Planning

Floor coverings have come a long way over the past several years, which is exciting news for your commercial space. Laminate flooring and tile flooring are two types of floors used by many businesses. They have a different look and style, and one might meet your needs more than another.  Choosing a floor for your business can be tough without all of the information. Here is what you need to know about the similarities and differences between laminate and tile…

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Healthy and Clean Air in Your Office Space

By Construction, Installation, Space Planning

Since we spend roughly 90 percent of our time indoors, having clean air matters. Indoor air quality (IAQ) refers to the “quality” of the air in your office’s indoor space. More specifically, you want your office to be free of pollutants and materials that float freely throughout the building, which might cause significant harm to both occupants and your business.  How Indoor Air Quality Impacts Productivity There is an established link between clean offices and higher cognitive functioning. In short, this means that having…

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drop ceiling

Tips for Installing a Drop Ceiling

By Construction, Installation

  Installing a drop ceiling can be a big task but there are many advantages to having a drop ceiling. There are major advantages to having a drop ceiling and can have a big impact on your property and work space. Pipes, cables, ducts and any other materials in the ceiling can be covered up easily with a drop ceiling and still be accessible. Also, by installing a drop ceiling, it can make it better for sound reduction. If you…

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fall landscaping ideas

Fall Landscaping Ideas for Your Charleston Home

By Installation, Landscaping, Prepping

With the summer winding down, we will begin our slow transition into fall. For most of us that means football and slightly colder weather. It also means that it is time to re-evaluate the shrubs and flowers in our yard. We at Carolina Services understand that this may be a difficult task for some of y’all who are not well versed in the art of landscaping. We have asked our landscaping team to help everyone prepare their yards for fall…

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how to install insulation

5 Techniques on How to Install Insulation

By Drywall, Installation, Insulation

Have you noticed your electric bill slowly but steadily going up? Maybe your house is a little on the older side? Then there are 2 things that you need to look into to help retain not only your money for your heated or cooled air. First is to look into your windows. Make sure they are still fitting correctly as well as how old they are. The other is checking your insulation. It may have settled unevenly or just needs…

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What Are Landscape Professionals?

By Commercial Space, Installation, Landscaping

Now that summer is in full swing, one of the best ways to celebrate the warmer weather is to have friends and family over. Since the sun is setting later, it is safe to assume that once the temperature starts to drop, we all tend to move outdoors. A gathering can easily be enhanced by a neat and trimmed yard. Guests will ask your secrets on how to keep your blooms healthy and coming back every year. For some of…

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types of countertop materials

10 Types of Countertop Materials and When to Use Them

By Commercial Space, Design, Installation

Switching out your countertops is a simple way to jazz up your home aesthetically and functionally. Fortunately, there are a ton of options to choose from! There are lots of types of countertop materials and they all have their pros and cons; some are cheap and some are expensive. Luckily we at Carolina Services have taken all of the confusion out of figuring out which is best and have put together a list of our top ten types of countertops….

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how to soundproof a room

How to Soundproof a Room

By Acoustic Ceilings, Design, Installation

Ever move into a new apartment or house and realize that you can hear everything that is going on? It can turn your new home from a tranquil retreat from the world to a place too noisy to think in a blink of an eye. It could be kids or pets in your own house that can shake the ceiling and rattle the pictures, or if you are in an apartment not only can you smell what your neighbors are…

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How to Install Drywall - Avoid these Common Mistakes

How to Install Drywall – Avoid these Common Mistakes

By Construction, Drywall, Installation

Although it may seem daunting to the beginner, installing drywall is a relatively straightforward task. To help clarify, we at Carolina Services Inc. have compiled a brief How-To, as well as a list of ways to avoid common mistakes. How to Install Drywall Most interior walls will be completed using panels that are a  ½ inch thick, 4 feet wide, and 8 feet long. However, you should check your local building code, as some areas require thicker drywall for rooms…

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