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The Basics of Construction Accounting

Construction Business Owner

Promote to rotator No. Rotator Image. Status of webinar Featured. Construction-specific accounting methods and tools. Thu, 01/26/2023 - 12:00. 1 p.m.

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Is Rooftop Solar for Everyone? Here’s How Homeowners Can Calculate Cost Savings

Pro Builder

Is Rooftop Solar for Everyone? Here’s How Homeowners Can Calculate Cost Savings. ldeakins. Mon, 12/19/2022 - 10:57. Rooftop solar offers a number of advantages, even beyond its environmental impact. But not all solar installations benefit homeowners equally.

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House Leveling: 10 Common Misconceptions and Truths Explained

Civiconcepts

When it comes to house leveling, there are a lot of myths about the process and what’s involved. Some think house leveling is messy, expensive, or damages your home. But … House Leveling: 10 Common Misconceptions and Truths Explained Read More ».

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Pros And Cons Of Using Concrete In Commercial Stairs

Construction Marketing

Commercial stairs could carry high volumes of foot traffic daily so they need to be strong enough to withstand trampling. Although concrete seems stark and cold, it may be the perfect material for constructing stairs in commercial buildings.

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The Ultimate Free Guide to Construction Project Management Software

Spreadsheets and in-house tools can no longer manage the sophistication and the demand for data of modern construction. Our free buyer’s guide will help you identify what construction software you need and the key features you should be looking for.

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Construction Trends Shaping the Industry in 2023

Viewpoint Construction Technology

Catch up on some important construction trends from 2022, and discover some of the key trends and exciting opportunities to expect in the year ahead. Construction Technology/News

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What Is Architecture | 8 Types of Architects | Different Types of Architecture | Top Architecture Types With Pictures

Civiconcepts

Introduction To Architecture Before we start Let’s discuss architecture first. So, What is Architecture?

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Robot Builds with Adobe, Straw and Limestone

Natural Building

The five men who created Terran Robotics believe their adobe construction process offers a viable and cost-effective solution to the soaring cost of owning a home. They make thick walls with a mixture of clay-rich mud, shredded straw and limestone slurry.

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The New Economy vs. the Old Economy

Construction Business Owner

The New Economy vs. the Old Economy. ccapoccia. Tue, 12/20/2022 - 10:39. Trying to interpret which way the economy will go is confusing and uncertain, even for those whose primary responsibility is doing so. There are many competing views on whether we’re in a recession and how long it will last.

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Expert Tips For Curing Concrete In Hot Temperatures

The Constructor

Curing concrete in hot temperatures can be tricky. If the weather is too hot, the concrete may not cure properly, resulting in a weaker structure. However, with the right preparation and techniques, you can successfully cure concrete in hot weather and protect your project from damage.

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The Ultimate Procurement Software Buyer’s Guide

With so many procurement solutions to choose from, it can be overwhelming without a frame of reference and a solid starting point. This free buyer’s guide is a must for anyone wanting to solve procurement or vendor management pain points.

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Types of Air Conditioners | 8 Best Types Of AC | Popular Air Conditioning Types With Pros & Cons | Types of Air Conditioning System

Civiconcepts

Introduction To Air Conditioners An Air Conditioning system is a type of electrical device it is used for the removal of heat and moisture from the interior of an occupied … Types of Air Conditioners | 8 Best Types Of AC | Popular Air Conditioning Types With Pros & Cons | Types of Air Conditioning System Read More ».

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The History of the Straw Bale Revival with Matts Myhrman

Natural Building

The Last Straw recently published this Oral History of The Straw Building Revival with Matts Myhrman. The Last Straw: So, Matts, when you were younger did you have any sense that you would end up building with bales? Matts Myhrman: Not in the slightest.

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Mitigating Uncertainty in Facilities Repair, Renovation, Maintenance, and New Builds

Job Order Contracting

Mitigating Uncertainty in Facilities Repair, Renovation, Maintenance, and New Builds is a proven way to reduce waste and consistently deliver quality outcomes on time and on budget. un·cer·tain·ty -a lack of conviction or knowledge especially about an outcome or result.

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11 Ways to Submit the Best Quality Bid

Construction Business Owner

11 Ways to Submit the Best Quality Bid. ccapoccia. Tue, 12/20/2022 - 09:48. An accurate bid for construction work takes time; it’s not something that can be thrown together in 15 minutes.

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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.

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30 Types Of Shed | Different Types Of Shed In Backyard | Types Of Backyard Shed | Best Shed Styles Designs

Civiconcepts

Introduction To Shed There is a number of factors to take into consideration while you are thinking about creating the shed in your backyard.

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Reclaiming Your Time And Switching Off During The Holidays

Randal DeHart

Small construction company owners like you already have a time-consuming and challenging job running your business. If you're working on weekdays, you usually need the weekend to catch up on paperwork, pay bills, and manage any tasks you didn't get to during the week.

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Traditional Facilities Maintenance Approaches Are FAILING

Job Order Contracting

Traditional Facilities Maintenance Approaches Are FAILING for several reasons… Most maintenance programs employed by facilities professionals are reactive. Predicting the cost to repair or replace equipment is beyond the capability of real property owners.

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October 2022 Construction Industry Stats

Construction Business Owner

October 2022 Construction Industry Stats. ccapoccia. Tue, 12/20/2022 - 13:50.

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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.

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Quartz Kitchen Countertop | 11 Types Of Quartz Kitchen Countertops | Best Quartz Countertops Colors | Top Kitchen With Quartz Countertops

Civiconcepts

What Are Quartz Kitchen Countertops?

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All in the Family: New England Total Energy is a Multigenerational Package Deal

Contractor Magazine

Since its founding in 1939 by Vincenzo Cortese, the family and its 60+ employees have served the needs of customers in Fairfield County, CT and Westchester, NY areas. Plumbing / Plumbing Contractor

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6 Barriers to BIM Adoption in the Housing Industry

Pro Builder

6 Barriers to BIM Adoption in the Housing Industry. ibush. Tue, 12/20/2022 - 08:59. Building information modeling has the potential to modernize the housing industry, but residential and low-rise multifamily housing developers face barriers to its adoption. Anna Liza Montenegro.

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Facilities Management & Uncertainty

Job Order Contracting

Uncertainty – The inability to foretell consequences or outcomes because of a lack knowledge or basis on. which to make any predictions. Uncertainty fuels risk, excessive costs, and project failure. Many real property owners are reluctant or incapable of qualifying and quantifying uncertainty, resulting in financial and environmental waste. Learn more about robust processes for managing uncertainty. . The post Facilities Management & Uncertainty appeared first on 4BT.

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Report: Optimism for Construction Growth in the Next Year Remains High

Research reveals 96% of respondents are very or fairly optimistic about their organization’s growth prospects for the next year. Over half of respondents see digital technology as the greatest growth opportunity. Don't be kept in the dark when it comes to the future. Read the report today!

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Building A Block Wall: A Step-By-Step Guide To Constructing A Durable And Attractive Boundary

Learn Civil Engineering

There are many different ways to build a block wall. You can use a small trencher to dig out the dirt, you can stagger the bricks, and you can make a core-filled pilaster. Choosing Material When you want to build a block wall, you should first decide on the type of material that you need. […].

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Weekly Product Gallery: AHR Expo 2023 Preview

Contractor Magazine

This week the gallery features a small section of the many new products on display at AHR Expo 2023 in Atlanta this February 6-8. Media Galleries

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Women at WIRC Podcast: Anya Chrisanthon

Pro Builder

Women at WIRC Podcast: Anya Chrisanthon ldeakins Fri, 12/23/2022 - 15:00 Anya Chrisanthon is the Chief Brand Officer at Anewgo. Anewgo helps home builders carry out their shopping journeys online with interactive digital content, data analytics, and sales conversion tools.

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All About Concrete Expansion Joint | Types of Concrete Expansion Joints

CivilJungle

What Is a Concrete Expansion Joint? Concrete expansion joints are primarily a place or gap between two parts of a substantial plate; this space permits every definite dish to shift single-handedly and quickly from everyone.

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Discover 7 Ways to Cut Construction Inefficiencies

Construction sites are often just-barely-controlled chaos. Without clear coordination, you risk everything from clashes to delays, cancellations, and missed deadlines. Get the free eBook & learn how to solve the biggest challenges in construction!

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Don’t Let Termites Take Over Your Home: A Step-By-Step Guide To Getting Rid Of Them

Learn Civil Engineering

If you are having a problem with termites in your home, you may be wondering how to get rid of them. In this article, you will learn about the different methods you can use to get rid of them. You will also find out how to do so in a way that will not cause […].

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Our Heritage: Advanced Engineering

Contractor Magazine

The world leader in hot water technology since 1924, Stiebel Eltron’s tradition of engineering and manufacturing excellence produces energy efficient products fulfilling the highest expectations of performance & reliability. Sponsored

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Will Lower Rates, Slower Home Price Growth Be Enough to Lure Buyers Back Into the For-Sale Market?

Pro Builder

Will Lower Rates, Slower Home Price Growth Be Enough to Lure Buyers Back Into the For-Sale Market? ldeakins. Fri, 12/23/2022 - 10:26.