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How to Achieve the Perfect Window Height from Floor

The Constructor

Are you an architect looking for a comprehensive guide on the standard height of windows from the Floor? If so, you’ve come to the right place!

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List of 50+ Construction Tools With Their Uses and Images

Learn Civil Engineering

Do you know how important construction tools are? In actuality, these are the tools that increase the efficiency of construction projects. And, you always need some basic tools to finish your job. These are the tools that made it possible to do tasks more quickly and correctly.

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How To Set Up Solar Panels In A Commercial Building

Construction Marketing

If you have a commercial building, consider installing a solar power system. That’s because it’s cost-effective and plays a crucial role in protecting the environment. You can consider various installation options if you plan to have one.

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Experts Say This Housing Recession Will Look Far Different From the Last One—Here’s Why

Pro Builder

Experts Say This Housing Recession Will Look Far Different From the Last One—Here’s Why. ldeakins. Wed, 01/18/2023 - 11:15.

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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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‘Huge appetite’ for mass timber fuels new Webcor unit

Construction Dive

Webcor Timber is looking to capitalize on a growing industry, an executive at the California contractor said

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What Are The Uses Of PVA In Manufacturing And Construction?

Construction Marketing

You may have heard of polyvinyl alcohol (PVA) before. Well, it’s quite a popular synthetic polymer used in various industries. Its versatile characteristic makes it the go-to material in many applications. . Notably, manufacturing and construction use it significantly more.

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Commercial Construction 2023 Trends and Lessons Learned

Commercial Construction

If there were one word that summed up our experience from 2022 and our approach to the year ahead, it would flexibility.

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OSHA inspected more construction sites last year than any other workplace

Construction Dive

OSHA Regional Administrator Stephen Boyd spoke candidly about the industry’s fatality numbers at AGC’s health and safety conference this week

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The importance of keeping construction daily logs for every site activity

Lets Build

Construction sites are chaotic. And even if it’s mostly controlled chaos, staying on top of everything is challenging for site managers.

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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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Validating FM Decisions with Verifiable Cost Data

Job Order Contracting

Validating FM decisions with verifiable cost data is critical, yet rarely practiced.

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Starting And Operating A Small Construction Business On Limited Funds

Randal DeHart

So you have a great business idea and are convinced you can make it work, but you don't have much capital to get your business off the ground. Juggling existing financial commitments such as a mortgage or bank loan could put a squeeze on your business plans.

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Hensel Phelps launches tech investment arm

Construction Dive

Diverge provides a platform to nurture startups that aim to solve the problems of today and tomorrow

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Where Does It Take the Least Time to Save Up for a Down Payment?

Pro Builder

Where Does It Take the Least Time to Save Up for a Down Payment? ldeakins Thu, 01/19/2023 - 10:48 Saving up for a down payment to buy a home depends, in large part, on household income.

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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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FM’s LACK OF A BoK

Job Order Contracting

Facilities Management Lacks a Body of Knowledge.

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Digging Deeper Foundations = More Water Infiltration Challenges

GCP Applied Technologies

Digging Deeper Foundations = More Water Infiltration Challenges Phillip.fry@gc… Fri, 01/20/2023 - 15:21 How to mitigate the risk with proven below-grade waterproofing solutions GCP Applied Technologies January 20, 2023 Specifying proven below-ground waterproofing during the design phase is critical.

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Recession watch: Why the next one will be different

Construction Dive

Executives from Skanska, DPR, Suffolk and others see unique characteristics in an economic slowdown this year

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After Years of Record Gains, Building Materials Price Growth Slowed Significantly in 2022

Pro Builder

After Years of Record Gains, Building Materials Price Growth Slowed Significantly in 2022 ldeakins Thu, 01/19/2023 - 11:14 Building materials prices fell by 60% in 2022, though some products are still posting steady gains Building materials prices slowed a staggering 60% in 2022, posting just an 8.3%

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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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Securing Your Home: The Importance of an IP Intercom and Mobile Keyless Entry System

Learn Civil Engineering

It’s crucial to have a system in place for home security that offers ease and safety. IP intercom and mobile keyless entry are two elements that may improve your home security system.

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Handy Apps for Home Renovation and Improvement In 2023

Civiconcepts

It does not matter whether your house is old or new, renovation can always be beneficial. It’s time to remodel your house if you’ve been thinking about it.

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AGC panel: An overly detailed safety plan can be a liability

Construction Dive

A massive rulebook that most workers won’t read can leave a contractor vulnerable to OSHA fines and lawsuits, according to panelists at AGC’s safety conference

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Builder Confidence Increases for First Time in 12 Months as Mortgage Rates Fall

Pro Builder

Builder Confidence Increases for First Time in 12 Months as Mortgage Rates Fall. ldeakins. Wed, 01/18/2023 - 11:04. A slight drop in mortgage rates caused builder confidence to rise in January after 12 consecutive monthly declines.

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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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Revolutionizing Civil Engineering Education: Introducing the Leading Ed-Tech Platform for Civil Engineers

Learn Civil Engineering

Expert Civil is considered one of the leading ed-tech platforms for the civil engineering industry around the globe.

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Nonresidential Construction Spending Expected to Moderate Through 2024

Construction Superintendent Magazine

While spending on nonresidential construction picked up momentum toward the end of 2022, construction spending will moderate in 2023 and slow significantly in 2024, according to a new report from the American Institute of Architects.

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Construction input prices log biggest drop since April 2020

Construction Dive

December’s report marks the largest monthly decline since early in the pandemic and the smallest annual increase in nearly two years, according to ABC, but pricing pressures remain

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Kitchen Upgrades for Would-Be Sellers Opting to Stay in Place

Pro Builder

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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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Decision Time: Relocate or Build – Which is the Best Option for You?

Learn Civil Engineering

Since 2020, demand for property expansions, particularly the decision to Relocate or Build, has increased significantly and is still strong in the post-pandemic real estate market.

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FM Sustainability Regulation

Job Order Contracting

January 2023 two climate requirements for new construction entered into force in the Building Regulations. If you are going to build a new heated building, you are responsible for complying with the requirements. The climate impacts of new construction must be documented with a climate calculation (i.e. a life cycle assessment, LCA) in connection with the completion notification of the construction. New construction over 1000 m2 must comply with a limit value of 12.0 kg CO2 equivalent/m2/year.

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Las Vegas Sands plans $4B development in Long Island, NY

Construction Dive

Dive Brief: Las Vegas Sands, a Paradise, Nevada-based casino and resort company, announced plans to develop a multi-billion-dollar flagship hospitality, entertainment and casino project on Long Island, New York, according to a company press release. The transaction, which still requires c

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