If major economic indicators are correct, the construction industry is as solid as a steel beam. After construction spending reached a new high in December, all signs point to a huge 2018 for contractors. Read more
Through apprenticeships and on-the-job experience, you have probably already developed a toolbox of tricks. But, regardless of how many years you have worked in residential plumbing, there is always more to learn. From pipes to water pressure, these plumber’s tips aim to make your life easier. Read more
Whether you are ready for it or not, artificial intelligence may soon revolutionize the way contractors work. This construction technology is valuable, because of its potential to increase efficiency, safety and quality. Read more
Once the step-child of modern design, off-site builds are now hotter than ever. In recent years, off-site construction has become a popular, productive and profitable way to construct buildings. These projects can range from whole-building modular solutions to prefabricated components.
As of the first of the year, private employers in New York State are required to grant employees paid time off under certain circumstances. New York’s Paid Family Leave Act, which comes at no financial cost to employers, allows workers to take time off to care for loved ones without losing their job. Read more