Neglected Repair Job Leads to Rot in New Jersey Rebuilding Program
A contractor hired by the state to repair a flooded New Jersey house didn't...
Installing kitchen cabinets in plane, misclassifying workers, Lowe's lumber-sizing lawsuit
September 2014 Letters
Contractor education requirements, bolts for attaching sills to foundations, energy-saving tips, sprinkler mandate
The Pitfalls of Hybrid Estimating
A look at three ways to create an estimate, with varying proportions of labor,...
Four Common Delusions Among Contractors
Contractors are often their own worst enemies. Here are four ways they make it...
Nothing but Net
Judging a company's profitability based on gross profit can be misleading. Your...
Bring Your Own Device
BYOD is nothing new, but the potential effects on businesses are changing fast....
Philadelphia Building Collapse Leads To Murder Charge
The death of six people crushed by a Philadelphia building that collapsed onte a nearby store has resulted in a murder indictment for the demolition contractor on the job.
Contractor Facing Jail Time For Katrina Ripoff
An unlicensed contractor could get years in jail after a jury convicted him of swindling elderly homeowners in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina.