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What Contractors Need to Know About Surety Bonds

Construction Marketing

If you want to be a contractor, being licensed and bonded will have a major impact on your ability to work in the city and state where you live and work. Many state and local governments require that contractors who perform work above a threshold amount obtain licenses.

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What Is Your Contractor Superpower?

Contractor Bookkeeping

As a Construction Contractor, much of your world is Outside The Box. The Handyman Contractor fixes "Things," which are very important to the clients who need them—fixing a door, hanging a closet rod, moving something, removing something.

4 Tips For Choosing The Right HVAC Contractor

Construction Marketing

However, unless you’re an expert in the HVAC industry, you need a contractor to handle your heating and air conditioning needs. So, if you want to choose the perfect HVAC contractor, below are the four tips to consider from the get-go: 1. Construction HVAC HVAC Contractor

The Specialty Contractor's Guide to Job Cost Accounting

Supply chain challenges and rising material costs are forcing specialty contractors to pay more for what they need to complete each job. Following a simple set of principles, this easy-to-follow guide can help you manage job costs, ease the pains of accounting, and run a more profitable businesses.

Overcoming Contractor Marketing Challenges

Contractor Bookkeeping

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

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.

Common Construction Contractor Bookkeeping Issues With Accounts Payable

Randal DeHart

A proper Construction Contractor Bookkeeping System uses the Accounts Payable feature to track unpaid bills. The bank wants to get paid, and unlike the contractor who is embarrassed to call an old customer, the bank is very willing to call early and often for any outstanding payments due.

Reasons Why Contractor Startups Fail And How To Avoid Them

Randal DeHart

When we speak with contractors who failed, most say it was due to a lack of cash flow. New Contractors Start Construction Company Profit and Growth Strategies For Contractors New Business Startup New Business Contractor Guidance Construction Business Goals

Top 10 Contractor Mistakes

Viewpoint Construction Technology

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.

Learn How to Boost Productivity for Every Project

For construction contractors, productivity is everything. Download this guide to discover how digital production tracking improves project visibility, data collection, and production insights—all in real time.

9 Types of Insurance You Need to Protect Your Contractor Business

Construction Marketing

As a contractor, you likely know that your business is always at risk. Here’s an overview of the most important types of insurance for contractors. The builder’s risk insurance policy is perfect for contractors who build structures under construction.

5 Things to Consider When Choosing a Contractor

Construction Marketing

When it comes time to find a professional for a building job, we all want to find a good contractor to get the job done to the highest standard, and at a price that won’t break the bank. With so many contractors available, it’s hard to know who to choose.

Job Order Contracting Best Management Practices – Contractor Evaluation

Job Order Contracting

Job Order Contracting Best Management Practices – Contractor Evaluation. Did the Contractor respond to the request for a Joint Site Visit / Joint Scope Meeting (JSM) in a timely manner? Contractor attend the JSM on time with appropriate personnel?

Contractor Clients' Four Critical Words That Leads To Change Orders

Contractor Bookkeeping

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?

Stop Making These Mistakes and Start Scaling Your Specialty Contractor Business

Anything that is built on a poor foundation will soon crumble from the ground up. This is literally the case in the construction stage of projects and it applies just the same during the pre-construction stage. This free eBook is your ultimate guide to scaling your business with customizable software as early as during the bidding stage.

What Every Contractor Needs To Remember When Negotiating Contracts

Randal DeHart

Construction Bookkeeping And Accounting Contractor Tips Contractor Guidance Construction Business Negotiations Negotiating ContractsSeveral aspects of the construction business can only be learned through experience. One of them is negotiating contracts.

Winning Tactics For Contractor Paperwork

Contractor Bookkeeping

Most contractors go from one extreme to the other. The Contractors Account Contractors Bookkeeping Paperwork Construction Bookkeeping And Accounting Systems And Processes Contractor Tips

How Tech-Enabled Contractors are Better Positioned to Recruit Smarter and Onboard Faster

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Learn how tech-enabled contractors are better positioned to recruit smarter and onboard faster. Construction Best Practices

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

Contractor Bookkeeping

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.

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.

QuickBooks Clean Up To Reduce Taxes And Fees For Contractors

Randal DeHart

Contractors who ask for help in Cleaning Up their QuickBooks Files before filing taxes have better results than those that do not. QuickBooks Cleanup QuickBooks Contractors Financial Reports Construction Bookkeeping And Accounting QuickBooks Construction Accounting Contractor Guidance

5 Hiring Tips for Contractors: Finding and Keeping Great People!

A David Creation

I know that this is typically a season when contractors back off of hiring a bit, especially with all the economic unknowns. I help contractors develop a marketing strategy and then make sure we implement it and get leads!

Hot Tips: How Contractors are Beating the Summer Heat

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Trimble Viewpoint customers came through with some hot tips for staying cool during the summer months! Construction Best Practices

JOC Contractor

Job Order Contracting

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

Smart Contractors Spend Money On Marketing, Accounting, And Production

Contractor Bookkeeping

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.

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

Proposed 2022 Davis-Bacon Act Changes Could Impact How Contractors Manage Prevailing Wages

Viewpoint Construction Technology

What may lie ahead for construction wages on federal infrastructure projects, and how technology will help contractors stay agile and compliant. Construction Best Practices

What is contractor profit?

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What is contractor profit in construction industry

COVID-19 Contractor Resources

Viewpoint Construction Technology

We’ve gathered some reliable news sources, access information and tips and tricks to navigate this situation a bit better. We are here to help. Viewpoint News

Proactive Contractors Use Lien Services To Protect Cash Flow

Contractor Bookkeeping

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.

The Top 5 Reasons ANZ Contractors Should Be Moving to the Cloud

Viewpoint Construction Technology

How today's leading contractors are benefitting from making the move to a hosted environment. Construction Best Practices

Annual Tax Return Pointers For Construction Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

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

Contractor of the Year: John W. Danforth Co.

Contractor Magazine

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

Fast And Easy Contractor Networking

Contractor Bookkeeping

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

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.

Overcome The Struggles Of Hiring And Managing Independent Contractors

Contractor Bookkeeping

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."

Leading Contractors Successfully Through Major Organizational Change

Contractor Bookkeeping

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.

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

How contractors can protect jobsites from vandalism

Construction Dive

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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