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10 Checklists to Ensure Safety at Construction Sites

Civiconcepts

Are you aware of the dangers of working at construction sites? This checklist will guide you if you have no idea where to begin. Working at a construction site is … 10 Checklists to Ensure Safety at Construction Sites Read More ».

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Construction Safety: Using Drones to Save Lives

Construction Business Owner

Construction Safety: Using Drones to Save Lives. When it comes to construction jobsite safety, drones are indispensable. mhodges. Wed, 12/28/2022 - 14:41.

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Despite Rebounding in November, Home Sales Are Slowing Nationwide

Pro Builder

Despite Rebounding in November, Home Sales Are Slowing Nationwide ldeakins Wed, 12/28/2022 - 10:32 New-home sales inched higher in November after posting little to no growth throughout much of 2022, but an ongoing affordability crisis is keeping most would-be buyers glued to the sidelines Sales of newly built, single-family homes jumped 5.8%

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Designing offices for the digital workspace

Construction Specifier

By Josh Lowery. Photos courtesy Makeway. Despite the ongoing debate about remote versus in-office work, the genie cannot be put back into the bottle. The pandemic sparked lasting changes to how and where people work.

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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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Old Shed and Rabbit Hutch Turned into Micro Home

Natural Building

A small stone building in Switzerland that had been a wood shed and rabbit hutch was transformed into a compact two-level house by architect Enrico Sassi. His design involved repairing the damaged stone walls, adding a new roof, installing an extra window and integrating space-efficient furnishings.

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Rooftop Rainwater Harvesting | Best Method Of Rooftop Rain Water Harvesting | Rain Roof Water Harvesting System

Civiconcepts

What Is Rooftop Rain Harvesting This Rooftop rainwater harvesting system is mostly used for domestic purposes as well as in rural areas the RTRWH system is highly adapted.

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Common challenges of residential construction projects

Lets Build

The Association of Professional Builders’ 2022 annual report on the state of residential construction included some alarming findings: Almost one-third of global residential construction projects were delivered late in 2021.

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Natural Building - Untitled Article

Natural Building

Atelier Daniel Florez was invited to complete a new beach pavilion as a cluster of three, giant pergolas made of laminated wood and bamboo at Hotel Kilombo Villas in Tibau do Sul, Brazil.

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The Importance of the Azimuth Angle in Building Design

The Constructor

When it comes to building design, the orientation of a structure is just as important as its location.

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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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What Is Crazing Concrete | Concrete Crazing | Crazing Of Concrete | Spider Cracking In Concrete

Civiconcepts

What Is Crazing of Concrete?

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Nominate Now: CBO's Sustainability VIP Is Back

Construction Business Owner

Nominate Now: CBO's Sustainability VIP Is Back. Recognizing the leaders of sustainable practices & programs. Kathy Wells. Tue, 12/27/2022 - 17:49. Construction Business Owner (CBO) Magazine’s Sustainability VIP recognizes the efforts and ingenuity of those building a better future.

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STAKEHOLDER CONTINUOUS PARTICIPATION AND INVOLVEMENT – A Prerequisite for Efficient Facilities Management

Job Order Contracting

Facilities management activities such as quality, on time and on budget repair, renovation, maintenance, and new construction require STAKEHOLDER CONTINUOUS PARTICIPATION AND INVOLVEMENT. Who are the stakeholders? Owners, design-builders, building users… Learn more?

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Year-end Closing And Planning For Construction Business Owners

Randal DeHart

The end of the year is typically a reflective time. Something about that lull between holiday festivities and New Year's Eve sets the stage for introspection and review.

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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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High Inflation and Recession Fears Aren’t Enough to Slow a Red-Hot Remodeling Industry

Pro Builder

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Keystone Pipe Has Full Restart After 14,000-Barrel Spill Dec. 7

ENR Construction

Crude oil spill in Kansas is contained but not fully cleaned up, as fed agency allows full line operation and Canadian owner TC Energy has yet to state pipeline rupture cause

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A Unique Restoration Project in France

Natural Building

French cooperative Anatomies D’Architecture completed this restoration of a traditional brick house in Normandy. The project was defined by ambitious construction goals: 0% concrete, 0% plastic, and 100% natural materials sourced on-site within less than 100 km radius.

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All About Mastic Asphalt Flooring | What Is the Meaning of Mastic Floor | Mastic Asphalt Flooring Cost | Where Is Asphalt Flooring Used

CivilJungle

Mastic Asphalt Flooring. The surface of your house is another point, and there is no privacy. Its humidity and freezing floor are losing control and will be curious for another result, such as mastic asphalt flooring.

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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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U.S. Home Prices Are Falling for the First Time Since 2012

Pro Builder

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Mistakes To Avoid While Choosing A Plumber

Civiconcepts

Plumbing issues are common in commercial buildings and residential houses, and you should enlist the services of a professional plumber to resolve these issues. Some people still face problems after … Mistakes To Avoid While Choosing A Plumber Read More ».

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CONTRACTOR’s AHR Expo 2023 Preview

Contractor Magazine

Make the most of your time at the big show in Atlanta. Industry Event News / AHR

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Types of Construction Project | What Are Construction Projects | How Many Types of Construction Are There

CivilJungle

Types of Construction Projects. The construction projects you act on will generally be active by the construction trade you select. While your activity in construction, you may revel to business, house, or development projects. How to Reduce Construction Cost (Tips).

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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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Here Are the Most Affordable Destinations for Migrating Homebuyers

Pro Builder

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Panasonic Picks Team for $4B Kansas EV Battery Plant

ENR Construction

CM Industrial Project Innovation and architect SSOE Group are among the firms Panasonic hired for its 30-GWh battery plant west of Kansas City

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#120:  Addressing the Shortage of Construction Workers

NH Construction Law

Most contractor clients I speak with rank labor shortages as their chief concern, above supply chain issues and rising interest rates. With unemployment hovering around 2.5% at last look, New Hampshire’s work force has been unable to meet the demand for labor, resulting in a dearth of manpower for most industries – including construction. The U.S.

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Differentiating BTR From For-Sale Home Design

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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Soo Locks Project Advances Toward Final $1.9B Phase

ENR Construction

Contractors are mobilizing and Congress has authorized the project at a price the U.S. Army Corps of Engineers says will allow its completion

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Federal Loan Advances NW Indiana Commuter Rail Track Project

ENR Construction

South Shore Line double track project plan calls for improvements along a 26-mile corridor between Gary and Michigan City

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What ENR.com Construction News Gained the Most Views

ENR Construction

ENR tallies the Top 20 articles published online in 2022 by order of how many views they received

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