Increase Your Home Value with 7 Home Remodeling Ideas

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Home Improvement Retail home improvement Home Value Remodeling IdeasDid any of your home upgrades pay off when it came time to sell? There are many things you can change and remodel in your home, but these 7 key home improvements are guaranteed to increase the value of your home.

Conferences Micro-Lessons: 6 Ideas Worth Sharing

Stok

They’re where leaders and learners alike come to play, and where the best of the best new ideas have the floor. The post Conferences Micro-Lessons: 6 Ideas Worth Sharing appeared first on stok. Ideas & Innovation NewsWe love conferences!

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New Ideas for Old Shopping Malls: 3 Ways Retail Developers are Remixing the Shopping Center Experience

Commercial Construction

Brewery-based restaurant concepts, such as this BJ’s Restaurant and Brewhouse Englewood Construction recently completed in Fort Wayne, Ind., are popular additions to existing malls.

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Communicating with construction specifiers: Some worthy ideas

Construction Marketing Ideas

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One Paragraph…One Idea

Help Everybody Everyday

One Paragraph One Idea. Think of paragraphs as simple ideas. Each paragraph is going to start with one simple idea. In order for the next sentence to fit in this paragraph, it needs to further describe or support this simple idea. When you write, it will be in paragraphs.

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New Infrastructure Funding Idea

Construction Equipment

Senator Deb Fischer (R-Neb.), chairwoman of Senate’s surface transportation subcommittee, unveiled legislation this week that would temporarily take freight cargo and passenger revenue from Customs and Border Patrol and funnel it towards the ailing Highway Trust Fund. Estimates are the fund will be short $107 billion by 2026, which is financed by federal gas taxes

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Shipping Container-Inspired House Idea

Jetson Green

German architect Han Slawik created his Homebox design based on the shipping container building model, taking into consideration the ease of transport, universal dimensions and general usefulness of shipping containers. However, the Homebox is not made from an actual steel shipping container.

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Idea: Fund Infrastructure with Lower Repatriation Taxes

Construction Equipment

United States based corporations who bank some of their earnings and revenues abroad are required to pay 35 percent of any money they bring back into the U.S. On average, offshore taxes are in the mid-single digits.

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The Skunk Works Idea

Construction Business Owner

“For more than 70 years, the Skunk Works has existed to create revolutionary aircraft and technologies that push the boundaries of what is possible (Lockheed Martin).” Area 51 has long been thought to be one of the most secretive places on the planet.

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The Skunk Works Idea

Construction Business Owner

“For more than 70 years, the Skunk Works has existed to create revolutionary aircraft and technologies that push the boundaries of what is possible (Lockheed Martin).” Area 51 has long been thought to be one of the most secretive places on the planet.

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LIXIL’s SATO toilet finalist in World Changing Ideas Awards

Constructor Magazine

The winners and finalists in the 2017 World Changing Ideas Awards program will be highlighted in the magazine’s April 2017 issue. read more. Residential Plumbing

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The Idea Engine

Construction Business Owner

For the last few decades, innovative business leaders have dramatically altered the landscape with groundbreaking ideas that have forever changed how the world lives The world is witnessing a new Renaissance.

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Bluebeam Revu Idea: The Ultimate HomeBuilder As-Built

Carol Hagen

Please share your ideas in the comments with our readers. Once you’ve completed building your customers dream home you hand over the keys and all the documentation.

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Smart Cities Offer New Ideas for Connectivity

ENR Construction

Innovative, technology-driven communities are being designed and constructed for the next generation—and beyond

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Four Ideas for ‘Sticky’ Community Involvement

Construction Informer

Here are ideas to make it work for your company. … Continue reading Four Ideas for ‘Sticky’ Community Involvement → The post Four Ideas for ‘Sticky’ Community Involvement appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Construction Blog with Information, News, and Commentary. Google+. Community involvement is a game changer for construction companies because it makes them part of the community team.

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Bad Ideas in Good Times

Construction Business Owner

Now that the economy finally appears to be headed in the right direction, many contractors are thinking about hiring talent, acquiring bonding and raising capital to help complete their growing backlogs.

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Germ of an Idea

Buisness Facilities Contributed Content

The post Germ of an Idea appeared first on Business Facilities. In the paranoid days of the 1950s during the long twilight struggle of the Cold War, the U.S.

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Wanted: Bold, New Ideas From Civil Engineers

ENR Construction

I have not-so-groundbreaking news to share: America’s infrastructure is underfunded

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The Millennial Tiny House is Full of Space Saving Ideas

Jetson Green

The New Zealand firm Build Tiny recently completed a tiny home, which has some very innovative and effective space-saving features.

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Is this a good idea?

Constructor Magazine

Plumbing manufacturers are always out to dazzle prospective customers. But sometimes they take things a little too far. Interstitial Ads Frequency: -1. read more. Bath/Kitchen Media Galleries Plumbing

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Useful Shipping Container House Ideas and Plans

Jetson Green

When it comes to building a home out of a shipping container you have a lot of options. Despite the fact that a standard shipping container is just a rectangular box, usually measuring about 8 feet by 40 feet, they can easily be transformed into cozy and even spacious homes.

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Update: Sunset Idea House by Blu Homes

Jetson Green

As you know, Sunset Magazine selected the Breezehouse by Blu Homes for the 2012 Idea House (last year it was a solar-powered container house ). Related Articles on JetsonGreen.com: Breezehouse is the New Sunset Idea House. Sunset Idea House Prefab in Healdsburg.

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LinkedIn Construction Marketing Ideas group crosses 10,000-member mark

Construction Marketing Ideas

The LinkedIn Construction Marketing Ideas Group has reached a milestone, somewhat slower than I had expected during its period of most rapid growth a few years ago, but still significant, because of the community size it represents.

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Sunset Idea House Prefab in Healdsburg

Jetson Green

The Sunset Magazine Idea House that I mentioned a few months ago will open for public tours on August 3, 2012. The Idea House was fabricated by Blu Homes, developed by Rosemary Wardell, and designed on the inside by Sharon Portnoy. Solar Powered Sunset Idea House 2011.

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A simple blogging idea: Take a picture, tell a story

Construction Marketing Ideas

Darren Slaughter has provided an idea if you are a contractor having trouble figuring out a blogging topic. It is elegantly simple. “Take a picture, tell a story.” ” He continues: Tomorrow, when you are on the job site, take a picture of whatever it is you are doing.

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Trump to Map Out Infrastructure Ideas

Construction Equipment

White House press secretary Sean Spicer said Thursday President Trump will begin to map out his ideas for repairing U.S. roads, bridges and airports will be addressed in Trump’s joint speech to Congress next week as well as in the budget, which is expected to be released in mid-March

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New Ideas On How to Cope With Lawsuit Discovery

ENR Construction

For better or worse, dispute resolution is a necessary part of construction

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Ideas Floated to Improve TIFIA Loan Program

ENR Construction

Trump administration infrastructure plan expected to propose boost in 19-year-old federal loan program

Listening to improve your marketing: The best ideas may be within earshot

Construction Marketing Ideas

The idea: By hearing how the sales reps communicate the company’s products/services value and to clients, the messaging lines can be distilled and translated into its marketing […]. Eric Gagnon has written an impressive Business Marketing Institute blog, where he advocates that marketers within corporations take some time to really listen to their organization’s best salespeople.

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Column and Beam Relationship Macro Idea

Revit OpEd

of Wishes Ideas Macro Programming I wrote a post that described the parameters ( Start Attachment Type and End Attachment Type ) that can be harnessed to make beams respond to column changes, specifically the height of the column to cause a beam to slope. While chatting with some Revit Structure users it occurred to me that it would nice if a macro existed that could automate the process a bit.

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'Intrapreneurship' Can Boost Implementation of New Ideas

ENR Construction

The idea of intreprenuership—entrepreneurship within big corporations—resonated with attendees at ENR FutureTech, held in San Francisco March 16-17.

‘Bespoke’ VR apps give Woods Bagot an edge in presenting design ideas

BD+C

Woods Bagot, one of the industry’s oldest architectural firms, is embracing the future of design and client relations with virtual reality apps that offer customizable interfaces.

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Officials soliciting development ideas for 93 acres near Los Angeles airport

Construction Dive

The parcel, zoned for recreational space and offices, is part of a 340-acre project that will include retail stores and other amenities

Style File Online Idea Organizer

Green Industry Professionals

The Style File Online Idea Organizer from Belgard Hardscapes helps expedite hardscape design and installation

Your one, two, three ideas for construction marketing success

Construction Marketing Ideas

Here’s a simple approach to building an effective architectural, engineering or construction business marketing strategy. If you implement these three steps correctly, you’ll be 80 per cent of the way to being successful.

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Good ideas — lost in the noisy crowd.

Construction Marketing Ideas

Sure, anyone can post virtually anything on YouTube — and some of the stuff is really good.

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Construction Training: Ideas and Resources for Making it Happen

Construction Informer

Oxford Economics took a deep look at the human resources challenges in the near … Continue reading Construction Training: Ideas and Resources for Making it Happen → The post Construction Training: Ideas and Resources for Making it Happen appeared first on Construction Informer Blog - Blog with Construction News and Commentary. Google+. There’s much more to construction training than learning the technical aspects of how to do a job.

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