Why Use a 'Time Is of the Essence' Provision in Contracts?
Most construction projects have a specific time frame, and if completion is delayed, they look to the contract for recourse.
How to Conduct a Job Start Review
If you work with employees or subs, you need to be clear about what, exactly, the...
Scheduling With Post-it Notes
When I was in commercial construction, I used formal scheduling procedures on all...
Basic Scheduling for Increased Efficiency
A combination of to-do lists, paper calendars, and a computer contact manager...
Strictly Business: Beating Remodeler’s Stress
Beating the stress of running a remodeling business
Delivering Exceptional Service
A Midwestern remodeler shares the customer service methods that have worked for her business to boost client satisfaction and generate referrals.
Good Subs, Great Work
A project manager tells how he communicates with subcontractors to ensure work of the highest quality.
Getting the Final Payment
If you’ve ever had a problem collecting that last check, you’ll appreciate the...