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.

Contractor Website Best Practices

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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.

Top 10 Contractor Mistakes

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

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.

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.

What Every Contractor Needs To Know About Payroll Processing

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Paperwork Processes Particular To Construction Contractors

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Most contractors go from one extreme to the other. One 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.

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.

5 Technology Adoption Lessons Contractors Can Learn from The Avengers

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We put together a list of superhero lessons that contractors can learn from some of our favorite Avengers

Proven Reasons Why Contractors Lose More Money Doing Their Books

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As a construction or trade contractor, you are highly skilled, intelligent, and adaptable. Many contractors like you feel that hiring a Professional Contractor Bookkeeping Service is a waste of money when you should be able to do it yourself.

Dollar Saving Tips for Contractors

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Sometimes, staying in the green can be difficult with large budgets and complex projects that have many details and variables

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On the Road Again! Announcing Our 2019 Digital Contractor Roadshows

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Announcing Our 2019 Digital Contractor Roadshows. In 2018, we hit the road and brought the latest construction technology insights and trends directly to contractors all over the country in more than 20 cities. A Look at Last Year’s Digital Contractor Series. On the Road Again!

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Effective Strategies For Contractor Timecard Issues

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If you have employees, you may notice in some similarities to raising children because in some cases you the contractor take over where your employee's parents left off. Employees need to fill out timecards.

Contractor Bookkeeping: Outsource Or Do It Yourself

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QuickBooks For Contractors Construction Bookkeeping QuickBooks Setup Do It Yourself QuickBooks Construction Accounting Assisted Do-It-Yourself Contractor BookkeepingI would like to start my blog post by asking you to reflect on your WHY.

A Busy Contractor’s Guide To Xero

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Xero Accounting Online Advisor For Your Constructi Xero Accounting construction suppport Contractor Sucess Contractor Tips Contractor Operating Tips

Bringing Industry Expertise to Your Doorstep: A Peek at Viewpoint’s 2019 Digital Contractor Roadshow Speakers

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We’re gearing up to launch our 2019 Digital Contractor Roadshow series and we are thrilled! Last year , we visited more than 20 cities and enjoyed networking and learning about construction industry trends and challenges with over 600 contractors across the United States.

Top Reasons Why Contractors Have A Hard Time Loaning From The Bank

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Contractors want money; banks want to lend money, what's the problem? Contractor Challenges Contractor Contractor Tips finance BankingThink of all the times: You loaned money to a friend or relative.

Incentives for Contractors to Train and Modernize

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There are a number of tax incentives available to contractors for training and educating workforces. The post Incentives for Contractors to Train and Modernize appeared first on Viewpoint Surveyor.

Contractor Tactics On How To Avoid Payment Problems

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The most popular method designed by investors and developers and shrewd business people who understand the concept of divide and conquer is for contractors to get little or no down payment for a construction project, do all the work, including change orders and then try to collect their money.

Escalation clauses can help contractors mitigate price increases

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With savvy planning, contractors can often get owners to help pay when material prices go up during the course of a project

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 subcontractor

Helping Contractors Thrive

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Bradford White Corporation has spent years honing its relationships with contractors

5 Ways Leading Contractors Keep Their Clients Happy

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Improving collaboration between contractors and clients is key to building long-term relationships. Simply getting the job done isn’t enough for today’s leading contractors. Successful contractors are defined by their ability to meet project goals in terms of timelines and budgets.

Free Offline Marketing Ideas For Brand New Contractors

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If you’re a seasoned contractor and just want to do more networking in your spare time, this can also work for your company. Yes, I know, as a Web Content Developer and Fast Easy Accounting’s resident Webmaster, this blog post could come quite a surprise to you but bear with me on this.

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4 Tips for Hiring a Reputable Plumbing Contractor

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Plumbing contractors are the professionals that are trained to assemble, install and repair water pipes. While hiring a plumbing contractor can help in salvaging your home from a water crisis, it can also worsen a situation.

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.

Contractor Trucks

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And we here at CONTRACTOR know you – our readers — love trucks. If you pay attention, you see them on the street every day, no matter where you are! Just for you, we have created a new truck gallery for you to peruse. This gallery includes truck

The Home Improvement And Repair Contractor Success M.A.P.

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Which goes to show you that almost any home improvement contractor can generate enough cash flow and profits from their business to turn their contracting company from a people-dependent money pit into a process-dependent cash cow, and have the freedom they dreamed of when they started contracting.

5 Common Security Questions Contractors Ask Before Hiring Our Service

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The Best Approach To The Repair Or Replace Dilemma Of Mechanical Contractors

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Contractor Challenges Contractor Contractor Tips finance Contractor Operating Tips

JOC Contractors

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JOC contractors, can you currently… Shorten the project development and procurement time, Provide reliable and controlled construction, Consistently meet or exceed the needs of you Customer(s), and. The post JOC Contractors appeared first on 4BT. JOC Contractors Uncategorized

On the Road Again! Announcing Our 2019 Digital Contractor Roadshows

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Announcing Our 2019 Digital Contractor Roadshows On the Road Again!

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10 questions to ask a general contractor

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

Do You Recognize The 10 Early Warning Signs of Bad Contractor Bids?

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Proactive contractors have systems and cost libraries with pre-priced assemblies for bidding, which works in conjunction with Strategic Construction Accounting to provide management with progress invoicing, job costing, and job profitability.

Unique App For Construction Contractors

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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!

The Carpenter Contractor Trust An Introduction

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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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How technology can help contractors prevent lawsuits

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When all project players have access to the same tools — such as scheduling software, 3D modeling and data collection — experts agree disputes are more easily avoided

Can You Be Both Lazy and Successful Contractor?

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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.

Contractor: The role and duties

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Who is a Contractor (definition)? In construction, a contractor is an organisation (or sometimes a person), hired by the client to carry out the work that is required for the completion of a project. ConTech construction construction manager contractor

DOL apprenticeship plan stirs debate among contractors

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The controversy centers on whether construction should be exempt from a proposed provision that paves the way for standard-setting training programs

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