16 06, 2021

4 Ways Construction Technology Could Save Lives

June 16th, 2021 | , , ,

Technology makes things more convenient, but could it also save lives in construction? They’ve made termite-inspired robots that can lay bricks,[...]

2 06, 2021

When Change Isn’t Good - Minimizing Change Orders

June 2nd, 2021 | ,

Some companies make change orders their cash cows, but this business strategy is more than a headache for everyone involved.  A good design, a fair[...]

6 05, 2021

Does the Current Lumber Market Merit a Switch to Steel Studs?

May 6th, 2021 | , , ,

Anyone working in construction today doesn’t need to be told that lumber prices are soaring.  Target can hardly keep its shelves stocked with basic[...]

26 04, 2021

Does This Building Really Need to be LEED Certified?

April 26th, 2021 | , ,

Construction is not an industry for the risk-averse.  It involves a lot more math than most people probably anticipate. Getting a building project LEED[...]

11 03, 2021

New Uses for Old Spaces

March 11th, 2021 | , ,

When COVID-19 made its debut earlier this year, no one was sure of the lasting impact on our daily lives. One thing that has impacted everyone is a[...]

8 03, 2021

Keys to Effective Communication in Construction

March 8th, 2021 | , ,

The key to a good working relationship with clients, coworkers, and employees is clear, consistent communication. Talking through ideas, plans, and[...]

2 03, 2021

Damage on Job Sites

March 2nd, 2021 |

Damage on job sites — whether accidental, caused by vandalism, or even inclement weather — can cause delays, stress, increased costs, and hurt the[...]

26 02, 2021

The Value of Estimating Teams

February 26th, 2021 |

All companies and organizations have teams that play a part in their success. Some teams are universal, like Finance and HR, and some are[...]

19 02, 2021

Reopening of America: Hotels

February 19th, 2021 | , , , , , ,

The hospitality industry in America has taken a big hit in the midst of the pandemic that started earlier this year. With travel restrictions, airlines[...]

12 02, 2021

The Value in Looking Forward

February 12th, 2021 |

During a chaotic and uncertain economic landscape, businesses everywhere are looking ahead to Q3 and Q4 for hope and assurance. The construction[...]