As with many activities that result in manmade products, construction is a contributor to climate change. But for construction companies, there’s also an unprecedented opportunity to be seen as a part—and arguably the largest part—of the solution. The world’s existing building stock is responsible for one-third of global greenhouse gas emissions, according to the United [...]
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If you're in the construction industry, you already know that there seems to be a shortage of skilled workers. Here's how it's affecting business.
The remodeling and construction industry is in full growth mode right now. 2016 first quarter results compiled by Metrostudy’s Residential Remodeling Index show that home remodeling work for contractors is growing at a good clip, about 4.3 percent higher than the comparable period a year ago. Metrostudy increased its quarterly growth average projection to 4.4 [...]
Contractors can make or break your construction project. Avoid these common hiring mistakes to help ensure your job gets done the right way.
Wondering how contractors and construction companies reconcile safety, quality, and cost? Edmund Newton weighs in.
With construction, a lot of things can go wrong. Help make sure your business won't be held liable for the many different kinds of injuries than could happen on the job.
Staffing Needs Rise as Millions of Health and Construction Jobs Expected by 2024 A positive industry outlook suggests increased needs for staffing as millions of new employees are projected by 2024. Health care and construction are expected to pave to move ahead as the leading industries for growth through the next decade. The Bureau of [...]
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