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.
Today, prospects research more than your credentials when considering whether or not to hire you. They are now increasingly influenced by reviews of your past performance. Although you may not be accustomed to asking for customer testimonials, these endorsements are proven to help you land new leads. Read more
Like any working relationship, it can be tricky for commercial contractors to effectively manage their subcontractors. From payment disputes to miscommunication, there are millions of issues that can delay or even sink a project. Thankfully, many of these mistakes can be avoided if you follow a few simple strategies. Read more
You probably know you must have general liability insurance coverage. But, you may not be as aware of the benefits of also signing up for builders risk insurance. This coverage can prevent home renovation contractors from paying out-of-pocket for unexpected incidents, like the theft of costly copper plumbing pipes. Read more
It’s easy to get caught up in the nuts-and-bolts of running a business. You might be one of many contractors who toil day-after-day on projects, like painting or plumbing, without a chance to think about the big picture. If this lack of business strategy has stunted your company’s growth, these tips can be used to help you refocus. Read more