Top 10 Contractor Mistakes

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The most common contractor errors and how to avoid them to keep your construction projects safe, productive and profitable. The savvy contractor knows they can’t possibly avoid every jobsite mistake. Let’s explore 10 of the most common mistakes made by contractors with the best way to avoid the worst. Accidents will happen, but the more organized and prepared contractors and crews are, the better the chances of reducing such tragedies.

Overcoming Contractor Marketing Challenges

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As a contractor, you are no longer confined to your neighborhood and push services directly to them. Marketing Ideas For Contractors That Work Contractor Marketing Inbound Marketing For Contractors

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JOC Contractor

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What defines a great JOC Contractor? The post JOC Contractor appeared first on 4BT. JOC Contractor

Contractor Website Best Practices

Construction Marketing

Construction Marketing Association sponsor Modern Marketing Partners (MMP), will share contractor website best practices , along with a Contractor Website Checklist , several diagnostic tools, contractor website examples, and a couple of website package options. You are probably wondering, what is the so-called foundation (construction metaphor) of an excellent contractor website? Contractor Website Examples. Contractor Website Checklist.

Find The Right Demolition Contractor With Care

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A Demolition contractor is someone who has specialized in tearing down buildings or structures. Bringing down old construction can be quite dangerous and that is why you need a contractor who specializes in this line of work.

Leading Contractors Successfully Through Major Organizational Change

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Follow these steps and empower yourself to lead your contractors through significant organizational change successfully. Construction Company Systems And Processes Contractor Tips Construction Organizational ChangeWe are all currently experiencing and adapting to present pandemic times.

Smart Contractors Spend Money On Marketing, Accounting, And Production

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Year over year and regardless of the economy, one thing never changes; 20% of the contractors earn and keep 80% of the profits because they have a Business Process Management Strategy like our Contractors Success M.A.P.

Contractors, Know What You're Good At And Generate More Leads

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Construction Profits Construction Accounting Profitable Leads For Contractors Customers Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips SWOT AnalysisThe pressures of owning and operating a construction company can be, at times, almost unbearable.

Overcome The Struggles Of Hiring And Managing Independent Contractors

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For construction business owners, working with independent contractors can be a lifesaver. Although, hiring Independent Contractors can get very expensive, very fast! The Internal Revenue has a defined set of rules on the difference between an "Independent Contractor" and "Employee."

How Cash Flow Forecasts Help Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

Some contractors think managing cash flow means keeping track of how much money enters and leaves their business, but there's actually more that goes into it. Construction Cash Flow Construction Accounting Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips crisis

How Specialty Contractors Can Make Sense of Real-Time Construction Analytics

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How specialty contractors use real-time construction data and analytics to improve profitability and productivity in 2021. Construction Best Practices

Contractor Clients' Four Critical Words That Leads To Change Orders

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Construction Profits Construction Accounting Profitable Leads For Contractors Change Order Customers Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating TipsAre you sick and tired of customers continually changing stuff on you and creating delays or extra work?

Alberta Contractors Feeling Impact of COVID 19

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The post Alberta Contractors Feeling Impact of COVID 19 appeared first on cnstrctr. All Posts Construction News construction contracotr contractor coronavirus covi covid covid19 delay owner schedule schedule delay schedulingWeekly Construction News Analysis.

Contractor Bookkeeping In Ten Minutes A Day Using QuickBooks

Contractor Bookkeeping

Each contractor type has unique construction accounting needs, which means if the QuickBooks process is custom-fitted to each construction company's needs, it is a beautiful thing.

Top 10 Contractor Mistakes

Viewpoint Construction Technology

The savvy contractor knows they can’t possibly avoid every jobsite mistake. But they also know that working smart helps limit issues

Annual Tax Return Pointers For Construction Contractors

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Networking Construction Accounting Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips small business connectionsPreparing for tax season is a year-round endeavor.

7 Key Ingredients of a Data-Driven Contractor

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Does your company have all the right pieces to become a modern, data-driven contractor? Construction Best Practices

How contractors can protect jobsites from vandalism

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Recent looting incidents across the country are a reminder that contractors should employ commonsense strategies to reduce the risk of their projects being robbed or vandalized, experts say

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Contractor of the Year: John W. Danforth Co.

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Plumbing / Plumbing ContractorWith strength, flexibility and a sense of optimism, Danforth navigates out of 2020 with purpose and a clear vision to succeed.

4 Contractor Do-It-Yourself Bookkeeping Flaws Exposed

Contractor Bookkeeping

Many contractors like you feel like hiring a Professional Contractor Bookkeeping Service is a waste of money when you should do it yourself. That is often what leads good contractors like you into The Vicious Construction Company Failure Cycle.

Post-coronavirus contingency planning for contractors, owners

Construction Dive

construction reboots, contractors will face new short-term and long-term challenges. When U.S. An expert from Turner & Townsend offers ways to prepare

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Dollar Saving Tips for Contractors

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From designing effectively to reducing waste, we have come up with seven tips and best practices that can help contractors stay above water. Sometimes, staying in the green can be difficult with large budgets and complex projects that have many details and variables. Design Effectively. Start off with a cost effective design and an architect who has cost efficiency in mind. Changes made at the beginning of a design process tend to be less expensive compared to changes made during a build.

Bookkeeper, Accountant, And CPA For Contractors - Understanding Roles

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Accountant Construction Accounting Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips Construction Systems And ProcessesThe tax season is here.

Contractors Need KPI Not Get-Me-By

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Picking a Get-Me-By Contractor's Bookkeeping Solution in many cases is using an Excel Spreadsheet and a shoebox, file folders all dumped into a file box and looking at the Online Banking once in a while. Being in your own business can be the best time in your life.

Contractor Roles and Responsibilities in Construction

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The responsibility of a contractor in construction is the execution of the work activities that are required for the completion of the project. The contractor also appoint subcontractor, who […].

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Fast And Easy Contractor Networking

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Profitable contractors attend networking events not because they have nothing better to do; they do it because it pays off. Most of our contractor clients work alone or with a small team, making connections vital and refreshing to meet other professionals doing similar work. Contractor Challenges Contractor Contractor Tips finance Contractor Operating Tips

Proactive Contractors Use Lien Services To Protect Cash Flow

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Construction Accounting Service Agreements For Your Contracting Company Service Agreements Contractor Challenges Lien Waivers ContractorProactive versus reactive are the two methods of getting something done. I find everyone works in a combination of both, I included.

Contractor vs Subcontractor: What is the difference?

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Contractor vs Subcontractor 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 subcontractorDespite their integral role, though, there are still many who don’t really understand the key differences between them.

Troublesome Customers Every Contractor Should Learn To Recognize And Deal With

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Construction Accounting Clients or Customers Customers Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating TipsCustomers are disloyal price buyers who purchase commodities and services with cost as their primary consideration.

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Contractor Networking - How To Connect With Local Business Owners

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Networking Construction Accounting Contractor Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips small business connectionsMaking a few good local business connections can go a long way in helping your construction business grow.

Contractor vs Subcontractor: What is the difference?

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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 subcontractorDespite their integral role, though, there are still many who don’t really understand the key differences between them.

A Construction Contractor's Optimal Guide To Profiling Clients

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A Contractor's Guide To Dealing With Customers Who Refuse To Pay

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All construction contractors have experienced bad debt's financial pain, which is defined as a customer who refuses to pay no matter what you do. Construction Accounting Customers Contractor Challenges Contractor payment issues

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The Value Of Unique QuickBooks Reports Specific For Contractors

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Too many contractors find out too late the adage "You get what you pay for" still applies. Making a lot of money as a contractor is easy if you know what to do, and I don't mean your ability to produce more fieldwork than anyone else, although that does help.

Bookkeeping And Accounting Solutions For The Busy Contractor

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The calls, emails, messages, and walk-ins that our company deal with every day come from construction contractors, spouses or significant other, construction bookkeepers, advisors, students, and financial planners among others. You are not alone; many contractors feel the same way.

Paperwork Processes Particular To Construction Contractors

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Most contractors go from one extreme to the other. Contractors Bookkeeping Paperwork QuickBooks For Contractors Construction Bookkeeping QuickBooks Setup Do It Yourself QuickBooks Construction Accounting Assisted Do-It-Yourself Contractor Bookkeeping Painless Paperless Contractor Bookkeeping ServicesOne of the biggest struggles contracting business owners deal with is the overwhelming amount of paper they have to organize as part of their everyday tasks.

What do mechanical contractors do?

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The term “contractor” is a very broad one — it covers anyone who does any contracted work for a company. Today, we’re going to focus on just one of these categories: mechanical contractors. What are mechanical contractors, what do. Guest posts contractor vs subcontractor contractors general contractor mechanicalIt can be further broken down into more specific categories — general, electrical, finishing, HVAC, mechanical.

How To Select A Contractor For A Project

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The key to a successful project is hiring the right contractor. Whether your construction is a simple house upgrade or a commercial remodeling, a wrong contractor can frustrate your efforts and waste a lot of time, money and energy. This is why it is critical to choose the right professional contractor for your project. The following steps can be your guide when selecting a contractor for a project. Write down your objectives and your expectations of the contractor.

Contractors hire medical professionals for COVID-19 guidance, site visits

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From temperature-taking nurses to infectious disease control consultants, contractors are partnering with medical experts to create strategies for healthy jobsites and offices

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Top 20 contractor magazines

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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. That being said, it is essential that you stay informed about everything that happens in the building sector. However, this can be challenging sometimes. Finding the right sources of information isn’t always easy.