Wed.Jan 26, 2022

More Construction Jobs, More Profit in 2022 (Really!)

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Construction professionals are optimistic about growth in 2022, according to results from a new Viewpoint Network Survey. Construction Technology/News

What Is A Sash Window | 3 Best Types of Sash Window | Pros of Sash Windows

Civiconcepts

What Is A Sash Window? The term ‘sash window’ usually refers to slippery window sash (also known as box sash windows). It is often one of the older varieties of … What Is A Sash Window | 3 Best Types of Sash Window | Pros of Sash Windows Read More ».

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Largest 3D Printed Building Made with Real Concrete

The Constructor

3D printing has revolutionized the construction industry with faster results, less labor costs, and net-zero emissions. A huge milestone was achieved.

New Fiberon Manufacturing Facility To Create 310 Jobs In Tennessee

Business Facilities

The composite decking, railing and cladding company will establish new manufacturing and distribution operations in Maury County, TN. The post New Fiberon Manufacturing Facility To Create 310 Jobs In Tennessee appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

Reimagining How Construction Companies Capture Progress Tracking

Speaker: Felipe Engineer-Manriquez, Christopher Gagliardi, George Hedley, and Jason Nichols

Join our esteemed panelists for their discussion on the importance of progress tracking which ultimately touches upon every digital aspect within the construction cycle. Our thought-leaders' years of experience on the job sites can help you build a better future at your company.

Top U.S. Cities With the Highest Homeownership Rates

Pro Builder

Top U.S. Cities With the Highest Homeownership Rates. ldeakins. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 10:20. These small yet substantial metros are reporting the strongest homeownership growth over a five-year period. The majority of U.S.

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Looking for Home Designs With Indoor-Outdoor Synergy? These House Plans Offer Inspiration

Pro Builder

Looking for Home Designs With Indoor-Outdoor Synergy? These House Plans Offer Inspiration. ibush. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 13:48.

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Dodge Momentum Index Declines in December

Construction Superintendent Magazine

The Dodge Momentum Index fell 3% in December to 166.4 2000=100), down from the revised November reading of 170.7.

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Rent or Buy? Here Are the Markets Where It’s Cheaper to Do Both

Pro Builder

Rent or Buy? Here Are the Markets Where It’s Cheaper to Do Both. ldeakins. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 10:10. Renters and buyers are searching for even ground as prices in both markets reach record peaks and nationwide housing supply dwindles. Some renters across the U.S.

4 Best Moisture Wicking Socks for Work Boots

Work Gearz

Socks often get a bad deal. They and their importance are often underestimated if not taken for granted. And that’s unfortunate because they can make the difference in everyday comfort, particularly if you are a professional wearing a pair of work boots daily.

Huh? Ugh! LOL: The Top Ten-tions of Construction Law and Contracts

Speaker: Matthew DeVries, Construction Law Attorney and National Blogger

The construction environment changed more in 2020 than any prior year—whether the parties were faced with government shutdowns, new health and safety restrictions, or overall financial strains. Yet, many projects remained on target and successfully reached the finish line this year. The rights and responsibilities of parties involved in a construction project are mainly dependent upon the contract or agreement between them, and there is no better time than to review your contractual obligations to identify risk pitfalls and ensure success. Join construction law attorney and national blogger Matthew DeVries as he discusses the top tensions on a construction project and how to avoid disputes.

The No. 1 Thing Home Builders Get Wrong With Customer Experience: Warranty Service

Pro Builder

The No. 1 Thing Home Builders Get Wrong With Customer Experience: Warranty Service. ldeakins. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 15:01. Don't neglect the warranty phase of the homebuying journey. How upgrading your warranty program can gain trust and meet the expectations of today’s homebuyers. Jimmy Diffee.

Building with Wood-Joinery

Natural Building

This video is a journey following the sustainable harvesting and milling of trees, the forging of timber-frame chisels and the cutting of the joinery to build a timber-frame. This structure will soon be filled with earthen walls of adobe bricks, cob and wattle & daub. See www.caneloproject.com.

Tractor Supply Investing $100M In New Arkansas Distribution Center

Business Facilities

The company's 10th distribution center will create more than 450 new full-time jobs by the end of 2023 and service about 250 Tractor Supply stores. The post Tractor Supply Investing $100M In New Arkansas Distribution Center appeared first on Business Facilities Magazine.

What is fresh and hardened concrete?

Learn Civil Engineering

deference between fresh and hardened concrete

You Can't Improve Construction Safety from Inside a Filing Cabinet

How mobile technology can mitigate risk, save money, and provide a competitive advantage.

What are Orange Gloves Used For?

Work Gearz

Orange gloves are quite catchy, aren’t they? The bright color makes them stand apart no matter what you are wearing. But is it just the color and its appeal? Does it have a specific purpose? Are they better than other colored gloves?

What Is Rebar Size and Rebar Diameters

CivilJungle

What Is Rebar Size and Rebar Diameters? A rebar is a steel bar that is used in the concrete to provide extra strength to the structure.

How to Ladder Lace Boots? (Step By Step)

Work Gearz

The personality you bear reflects in your shoe styles! While a neatly tied and polished shoes will give your personality a spark, loosely tied laces with threads coming out from it will offer you a dishevelled look.

Ford Picks Walbridge as General Contractor for $5.6B Tennessee Plant

ENR Construction

Subcontractors and suppliers are already being sought for the project near Memphis, automaker says

How to Measure Insole of Boots?

Work Gearz

Do you know which parameter of a boot decides the exact length of your foot? The answer is… . It is the insole! Yes, it is the insole of a boot that should match the shape and size of your feet for the boot to give you the perfect fit. .

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House Democrats' Bill Has $52B for US Chipmaking Facilities, R&D

ENR Construction

After House approval, negotiators would aim to work out differences with Senate-passed version

What is concrete initial setting time?

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what is the initial setting time of concrete

House Democrats' New Bill Has $52B for US Chipmaking Facilities, R&D

ENR Construction

After House approval, negotiators would aim to work out differences with Senate-passed version

What is target strength of concrete?

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What does target strength meaning in concrete

ENR MidAtlantic Names Linda Rabbitt 2022 Legacy Award Winner

ENR Construction

ENR MidAtlantic selected Linda Rabbitt as its 2022 Legacy Award Winner

How to do slump test on concrete?

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What is the process of slump test on concrete

Reader Buzz Drives Photo Contest

ENR Construction

The ENR community came out in droves to participate in ENR’s annual Year in Construction Photo Contest: as photographers, submitters and even helping to pick the gatefold cover.

How to find volume of concrete?

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what is the formula of volume of concrete

Rental Markets Brace for Soaring Prices in 2022

Pro Builder

Rental Markets Brace for Soaring Prices in 2022. ldeakins. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 10:17. The cost of leasing an apartment will rise nearly everywhere across the U.S., but these 10 markets are expected to see the biggest changes.

How much concrete in one truck?

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What is the capacity of an RMC truck

ENR's 2021 Photo Contest: A Step Forward

ENR Construction

With this year’s 40 photo contest winners appearing here and throughout the magazine, senior art director Scott Hilling curated the images to take the reader through a visual narration of the ups and downs many in the industry experienced in 2021

What is compressive strength of concrete at 28 days?

Learn Civil Engineering

Can you please explain the compressive strength of concrete after 28 days

Demand for Three-Bedroom Rentals on the Rise in a Shifting Market

Pro Builder

Demand for Three-Bedroom Rentals on the Rise in a Shifting Market. ldeakins. Wed, 01/26/2022 - 10:07. Renters are taking remote work into their apartments and using additional bedrooms as spacious home offices.