Posts Tagged ‘construction management’

 

5 Ways to Make your Contractor Business More Successful
Apr 9, 2018 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, Framers

Most of your business will come through recommendations and word of mouth, so you have to provide a good service on the job and when problems arise. Here are a few ways in which to do just that:

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Better Home Insulation Tips
Mar 26, 2018 | Posted in Builders, Framers

It secures a home’s energy envelope which means the homeowner saves money on energy bills and it makes for a more comfortable home. Proper installation of insulation is the key to success. It doesn’t matter what kind of insulation you choose, putting it in right will be the best way to ensure success.

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How to Pick the Right Ladder
Mar 14, 2018 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, DIY, Framers

Ladder safety and training is something that must be enforced on jobsites in order to keep your crew safe.

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Save Time and Money with these Estimate Tips
Mar 1, 2018 | Posted in Articles

You need to produce accurate estimates that don’t price you out of the running, and ensure your profit margins. You can’t spend hours on these, so you need to have a system in place to save time and prevent costly mistakes.

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3 Free Quote Templates
Feb 26, 2018 | Posted in Builders, Framers

Providing quotes and estimates for clients is one of the most difficult construction jobs. Quote too much and you may price yourself out of the running, but quote too little and both you and your client will be unhappy.

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OSHA Works to Create Safe Jobsites for Women Construction Workers
Feb 12, 2018 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, Framers

As more women enter the construction environment, the Occupational Safety and Heath Administration (OSHA) has renewed its commitment to creating safe working conditions.

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7 Must-have Construction Apps for the New Year
Jan 9, 2018 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, DIY, Framers

As managers get more tech savvy and labor shortages force companies to look for ways to build faster and more efficiently, technology is providing those who adopt it with a distinct edge.

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Framer Profile: Zeb Gaw
Dec 18, 2017 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, Framers, Profile

Zeb Gaw decided to get into the framing industry after being out of high school for just one week. “You can only sit around for so long,” he smiles.

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The Opioid Crisis in the Construction Industry
Dec 15, 2017 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, Framers

The opioid crisis has been declared a public health emergency and is claiming almost 100 American lives every day. The construction industry has not managed to escape the grip of this epidemic.

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Thinking of a Career in Construction? America Needs You!
Dec 8, 2017 | Posted in Builders, Framers

After decades of encouraging students to continue their post-school education at universities, dire labor shortages in trades are seeing a shift to vocational education instead.

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Top Five OSHA Violations and How to Prevent Them
Dec 5, 2017 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, DIY, Framers

OSHA regulations are there to protect workers and property owners. Failure to adhere to OSHA regulations can lead to stiff fines for construction companies. Injuries on the jobsite that are reported to OSHA will lead to fines being imposed and crippling delays.

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5 Lighting Must-Haves for Homeowners
Dec 4, 2017 | Posted in Builders, Dealers, DIY

A June poll surveyed 1,563 homeowners to find what they were looking for in home lighting. What they found was that homeowners wanted energy efficiency, safety and smart technology in their lighting systems.

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