A visit to Matheson Hammock

It was before dawn when I met my friends at Matheson Hammock in Coconut Grove to photograph the sunrise. It was a windy morning and the sky was heavy with clouds. Enjoy the slideshow:

Photographs by Lee Smith
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Impact Windows & Doors – Miami, Broward , Palm Beach

 

Forest Green Construction, Inc.& DBA/David Charles Construction, Inc. is a Florida State Certified General Contractor CGC # 1506646 – Licensed – Insured

 

 

We carry and install the following Impact Windows and Doors:

  • Single Hung Windows
  • Horizontal Slider Windows
  • Casement Windows
  • French & Sliding Glass Doors
  • Hurricane Rated Exterior Doors
  • Entry Doors
  • Patio Doors
  • Sliding Glass Doors
  • Storm Doors
  • Replacement Doors & Windows

Our Impact resistant windows or doors with laminated glass offers advantages that shutter systems can not provide.

  • No unsightly shutter components are visible on the home.
  • 24 hours, 365 days a year protection from hurricanes and tropical storms.
  • Superior sound reduction from exterior noise (such as lawn mowers, airplanes, street noise, etc.) as opposed to regular glass.
  • Over 50 years experience in the real world – laminated glass has been used since the 1940’s on the front windshield of automobiles.
  • Peace of mind – if you are on vacation and a storm is approaching, your home is protected.
  • Laminated glass is a safety-glazing product and complies with the same safety specifications as tempered glass.
  • One time investment – requires no maintenance or installation every time a storm threatens (unlike shutter systems).
  • Visibility – in the event of a storm of hurricane, you are not trapped in an enclosed and dark environment.
  • Reduces fading of items inside home – laminated glass filters harmful ultra violet rays.

Our work is above City & State Code for all Our installations.
We also submit permits and arrange inspections so you will have peace of mind knowing that Our work was done better than Code, correct and secure.
We have Windows and Doors for almost any opening.
Offering 100% Financing to Qualified Customers.
We accept Checks, Visa, MasterCard and American Express

Contact us today for more information about our impact windows and doors:

Forest Green Construction, Inc.
8930 State Road 84
Davie, Fl. 33324
Tel (954) 382-2500
http://www.impactwindows-doors.com/

Florida Commercial Roofing & Waterproofing Consultants

Florida Commercial Roofing & Waterproofing ConsultantsProviding our clientele with the best professional guidance to our clients, in the design, analysis and the asset management of their roofing and waterproofing needs.

Our dealings with our clients will be marked by professionalism, honesty, hard work and a respect for our clients needs. We will maintain high levels of productivity, efficiency and professionalism and constantly strive to improve our service. Benchmark Consulting will continuously reinvest in the company to maintain and improve our ability to service our clients.

 

  • COMMERCIAL ROOFING CONSULTING – A roof system is a building asset. Owners today recognize the significance of the investment they have made in protecting their building and its contents from water damage, in terms of both the roof’s cost and its replacement value. Even though a manufacturer’s or contractor’s warranty may have been purchased, the building owner continues to be responsible for proper roof care and maintenance.
  • COMMERCIAL WATERPROOFING CONSULTING – The primary function of building envelope is to protect against water intrusion. When a building envelope fails, the results are often costly, dramatic and disastrous. Poorly designed or maintained building envelopes can leave a trail of litigious problems that can take years and many dollars to diagnose and repair. Below grade waterproofing can also be a source of a building Owner’s nightmares.
  • ANALYSIS – Assist the building Owner in making an informed decision on the direction of their goals, by evaluating and analyzing all data pertaining to the existing ROOFING and WATERPROOFING condition of their building.
  • PLANNING – Benchmark Consulting Group will develop an efficient plan of action, over an established period time, to best achieve the building Owner’s goals.
  • BUDGETING – Our experience in this industry will aide you in establishing budgets in the most cost effective way. From present day spending, to creating a funding program for future projects, Benchmark Consulting Group can guide you through the process.
  • MATERIAL MANUFACTURER REVIEW – Our long term relationship with manufacturers provides customers with an immediate benefit in choosing the proper product for a specific application. Maximizing dollars spent versus the product used as well as evaluating and analyzing manufacturer’s warranties.
  • CONTRACTOR REVIEW – The 30 plus years spent in this industry allows Benchmark Consulting Group to help you in choosing the proper contractors for specific projects. Benchmark Consulting Group will establish a contractor’s qualifications and references through investigative research.
  • PROJECT MANAGEMENT

    PRE-CONSTRUCTION CONFERENCES – Benchmark will hold a pre-construction conference with the Contractor, Manufacturer’s Representative and the Owner to review all procedures required for the project. To establish construction and coordination schedules.

    PROJECT MANAGEMENT – Benchmark will oversee the entire project to completion. Assist the Owner and the Contractor with all project coordination and requirements.

    PROJECT MONITORING AND INSPECTIONS – Benchmark will monitor and inspect the project on a regular basis to insure all work is being completed according to plans and specifications. To best serve the Owner’s interest in workmanship. Benchmark will provide inspection logs and reports for documentation.

    PROJECT CLOSEOUT – Benchmark will inspect all work completed with the Owner, the Manufacturers Representative and Contractor for final acceptance.

Benchmark Consulting Group
(954) 476-0801
http://www.benchmarkconsultgroup.com/

Palm Beach Pool Builder John Sammet

Palm Beach Pool Builder - John SammetJohn Sammet is a local Palm Beach Pool Designer that has been building pools with rock creations like waterfalls and caves out of concrete since 1993. As the President of Sammet Pools, Inc , John has built many pools over the years and recognizes that in order to offer the best quality pools, you need to keep up with the latest construction practices and proven pool surface technologies along with the newest building materials.

Mr Sammet possesses the expertise in designing and building pools to fit most any yard or location and can add custom water features to it. Mr Sammet builds both residential and commercial pool structures with his incredible designing talent.

  • Top of the line waterfall construction
  • Natural rockscapes that look real
  • Faux Rock Siding for your Pool area
  • Lagoon Grotto Swimming pool designs
  • The Finest Pool Rock Water Features
  • Simulated Rock Caves

Sammet Pools, Inc is a South Florida Swimming Pool Builder and Designer providing Incredible Custom Pool Designs, Water Features and Backyard Waterfall Construction.

Mr Sammet can be reached at:

Sammet Pools, Inc.
10097 Clearly Blvd. Suite #183
Plantation, Florida 33324
Phone: (954) 232-1915
http://www.sammetpools.com

South Florida Optimization and Web Marketing Services

Smitty's Holdings - Web Makreting and OptimizationSmitty’s Holdings of South Florida is a Web Marketing Company providing Website Marketing Services to small to Mid sizes business based in Broward County. We have been in this business since 1999 – with over 12 years in Web Design and over 8 years conducting Internet Marketing. We are a safe and trusted company that offers quality services at reasonable rates.

Marketing a Website is time consuming process. Website Marketing requires patience, thought and a clear plan. It takes more time to marketing a website than create one and it’s ongoing especially in our South Florida Market. We have optimized hundred of website using time tested, generally accepted methods & practices that have been proven effective.

SEO (Search Engine Optimization) can effectively help almost any web site in the eyes of the search engines. Although many people use this term of SEO, we are really performing web page optimization or formatting the web page for the search engines. This formatting allows the search engines to properly read, index and rank your web page in accordance to the algorithms for the search engine.

Smitty’s has been performing this optimization service for for several years. There is a process that we follow – when complete – allows the information on your web page to be found when someone is looking for information from Google, Yahoo or any of the major search engines on line today.

Our Search Engine Optimization services can result in:

  • Increase in daily web site traffic
  • Higher search engine results
  • Generate more business by being found
  • Can increase ROI (Return on Investment) from increased business

Smitty’s Holdings offers a comprehensive marketing process beyond the basic optimization. Our affordable Website Optimization Services can make the difference of having a web site or Having a Successful WEBSITE!!!

Smitty’s Holdings, Inc
South Florida Search Engine Marketing and Design
4611 South University Drive #440
Davie, Florida 33328
(954) 423-2785
http://www.smittysholdings.com/pages/Search-Engine-Optimization.php