Contractor vs Subcontractor: What is the difference?

Geniebelt

Both contractors and subcontractors are indispensable for the development and completion of a construction project. Construction Industry contractor contractor vs subcontractor geniebelt contractors geniebelt subcontractors subcontractor

10 questions to ask a general contractor

Geniebelt

Finding the right general contractor for your project isn’t easy. Construction Industry construction disputes construction industry general contractor main contractor

The Carpenter Contractor Trust An Introduction

Construction Marketing Blog

The Carpenter Contractor Trust (www.CCTNetwork.org), or simply “The CCT,” is a labor management trust formed in 2001. It would also smooth out any possible rough edges between union carpenters and contractors. It also needed contractors to complete the circle. It’s all marketing.

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Top 20 contractor magazines

Geniebelt

Especially, Construction building magazines construction industry construction publication contractor magazinesConstruction is rapidly changing and new interesting trends and technologies are emerging on a constant basis.

Facility Management & Maintenance: 5 Reasons to Partner with your Commercial General Contractor

Commercial Construction

Here are 5 reasons why you should partner with your Commercial General Contractor for facility management and maintenance: 1. When the commercial contractor that built or remodeled a facility also manages its maintenance, they are already intimately familiar with the building.

Opportunities Abound with International Retailers…for the Right Contractor

Commercial Construction

I’ve been a national commercial contractor for more than 20 years, and believe me, I’ve seen it all. This has been a boon for the best retail contractors like Englewood Construction Company. International retailers are eyeing the U.S.

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Managing from the Mother Ship: How a National Commercial Contractor Operates

Commercial Construction

The other day I was talking with a Chicago-area client who didn’t realize Englewood is a national general contractor that manages national commercial construction projects across the country.

How to Choose the Best General Contractor to Partner with for your “First” Commercial Construction Project

Commercial Construction

The best way to limit those unknowns is by working with an experienced general contractor with extensive historical data to use as the basis for a sophisticated construction pricing model.

Can You Be Both Lazy and Successful Contractor?

Contractor Bookkeeping

lazy contractor, successful contractor successful contractor lazy contractorToday's Guest Article Is From Tom Jager, professional blogger. -. American science writer Robert Heinlein once said: “Progress is made by lazy men looking for easier ways to do things.” Do you agree? That’s okay if you don’t because laziness is a quality that is not commonly associated with success.

Lendlease is Midwest Contractor of the Year

ENR Construction

Lendlease is ENR Midwest 2018 Contractor of the Year

What contractors need to know about the tax act

Construction Dive

Last year's Tax Cuts and Jobs Act will bring both potential benefits and drawbacks for contractors this year

Browz Contractor Management

The Safety Blog

BROWZ CONTRACTOR MANAGEMENT. Welcome to Safe Friday, this week we’re going to cover the fundamentals of working with Browz for Contractor Management from a Suppliers perspective. If you’re unfamiliar with Browz, they’re an easy-to-use, web-based Supplier/Contractor Management platform.

Unique App For Construction Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

Click to download the Contractors APP f rom App Store or Android Store. Smartphone App Construction Contractor App Construction Accounting App iPhone app for construction contractors Android app for construction Contractors Android app for small business accountingIt’s landed! The Brand new App from Fast Easy Accounting!

2016 Contractor Website Best Practices Webcast

Construction Marketing Blog

Don’t miss out on our 2016 Contractor Website Best Practices webcast on Thursday, March 24 at 1 PM CST. To register for the free 2016 Contractor Website Best Practices Webcast, click here. How up-to-date is your website design? Are you getting enough traffic or leads to your site?

Top Contractors Use New Tech to Meet Demand

ENR Construction

Top contractors are winning their local markets and turning to technology to meet demand

Construction Contractor Embezzlement Detective - Kelly Paxton Part 2

Contractor Bookkeeping

Kelly Paxton specializes in finding and helping Construction Contractors, other businesses, and government agencies root out Pink-Collar Crime in their companies. Bookkeeper Embezzlement Embezzlement Contractor Bookkeeper Embezzlement Construction Bookkeeper Embezzlement finance

Contractors score massive LNG projects

Construction Dive

Bechtel alone announced two, multi-billion-dollar LNG facility construction projects last month

Commercial Construction Labor Trends & Hiring Strategies: Why Young Hires are Good Business for General Contractors

Commercial Construction

If you’re like me, your social media feed this month is filled with photos of happy graduates celebrating commencement and getting ready to begin the next chapter of their lives. Hopefully, we’ll see some of those fresh young graduates heading toward a career in commercial construction.

5 Tips to Finding a Commercial Roofing Contractor

Construction Marketing Blog

You should instead find a commercial roofing contractor. Though there are many contractors out there, some of them are not reliable because they don’t have the experience that’s needed to handle such projects. However, finding the right commercial roofing contractor can be a piece of cake when you know what to look for when hiring such professionals. Before you hire any contractor, you should do some background check to find out whether they are registered by the government.

Tier One Contractors Are Trapped In The Supply Chain

Geniebelt

The situation where tier one contractors have come to is a strong indication toward that direction. Construction Industry construction industry subcontractors tier one contractors UK construction

Local hire fines for Detroit arena contractors climb to $5.2M

Construction Dive

Little Caesars Arena contractors have hired 25% local workers but were required to employ at least 51

Report: 90% of contractors face labor challenges

Construction Dive

The lack of skilled workers is creating uncertainty in an otherwise healthy construction industry

Construction Contractor Embezzlement Detective - Kelly Paxton Part 1

Contractor Bookkeeping

Kelly Paxton specializes in finding and helping Construction Contractors, other businesses, and government agencies root out Pink-Collar Crime in their companies. Bookkeeper Embezzlement Embezzlement Contractor Bookkeeper Embezzlement Construction Bookkeeper Embezzlement

Growth Continues for the Midwest's Top Contractors

ENR Construction

Our Midwest Top Contractors are on track to show growth over 2016, despite a somewhat slower rate of growth in 2017

OSHA cites Ohio contractor for fatal trench collapse

Construction Dive

Contractor JK Excavation & Utilities is now in the agency's Severe Violator Enforcement Program and faces a potential $200,000 fine

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Are Your Hotel General Contractors Checked In or Out?

Commercial Construction

Hospitality construction has been a bright spot for commercial construction general contractors in 2013 across all spectrums of the market. That’s why hoteliers should always work with the best commercial contractors when considering a major renovation.

Webber is ENR Texas & Louisiana's 2018 Contractor of the Year

ENR Construction

ENR Texas & Louisiana has named Webber LLC as its 2018 Contractor of the Year for its impressive regional growth, expansion efforts and stellar project portfolio

Contractor of the Month:Gold Medal Service

Constructor Magazine

It’s only fitting that Gold Medal Service is CONTRACTOR's Contractor of the Month for January. Gold Medal Service is our Contractor of the Year too! Find out why we at CONTRACTOR magazine believe Gold Medal Service is a top-notch contractor! Plumbing Contractor

Environmental Enhancements, Inc. Becomes LandOpt Contractor

Green Industry Professionals

An environmentally-friendly landscaping service in Virginia is a Powered by LandOpt landscape contractor

Southeast Specialty Contractors Report Positive Results for 2017

ENR Construction

The current results from ENR Southeast's ongoing Top Specialty Contractors survey indicate 2017 was a good year for many firms

The Dotted Line: What contractors need to know about arbitration

Construction Dive

When it comes to contract disputes, arbitration is sometimes the answer, even if it does not mean contractors will get an inexpensive and quick resolution

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W.M. Jordan Selected as ENR MidAtlantic Contractor of the Year

ENR Construction

has been selected as the 2018 ENR MidAtlantic Contractor of the Year Jordan Co.

Five Marketing Tips for Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

Are you a contractor that’s looking to get more clients to sign up for your services? Construction Marketing Contractor MarketingToday's Guest Article Is From Brandon Stanley. --. Then you need to learn the basics of marketing yourself so that you receive more exposure. By implementing the tips suggested in this article the amount you can earn will increase. You don’t have to spend hours every day marketing yourself in an aimless manner.

Plumbing contractors need teamwork

Constructor Magazine

Within most plumbing and heating companies are departments such as service, sales, repair, installation or finance, and people rely on each other for information. Together, these departments form a team

Is Your Commercial General Contractor More Relevant Than You?

Commercial Construction

It’s rare for the words “cool” and “general contractor” to be used in the same sentence. In person, he embodies the definition of an old-school general contractor.

Contractor of the Month: Demand Mechanical

Constructor Magazine

Demand Mechanical, Nashville, Tennessee, is CONTRACTOR's Contractor of the Month for June. Find out why we at CONTRACTOR magazine believe Demand Mechanical is a top-notch contractor. Plumbing Contractor

New Resource- 2013 Contractor’s Marketing Handbook

Construction Marketing Blog

How to Build An Automatic Lead Generator for the Construction and Building Industry is for small sub-contractors, medium-sized general contractors, large construction companies and design-build firms to generate equality leads and increase sales profits.