Facing the Future: What's in Store for the Remodeling Industry as the National Economy Gains Momentum
The remodeling industry is poised for a recovery, but challenges remain. Here's a look at the key hurdles to overcome and how some remodelers are tackling them head-on.
Remodeling Company Makeup After the Recession
Coming out of the recession, small and nimble look to be the traits most important to remodeling companies in 2010.
Pros and cons of in-house trade workers
From the beginning to the end of any remodel, variables abound and chance may play a part beyond anyone's expectations. When a company succeeds, it does so, in a sense, by reducing that variability, by exerting as much control as possible over the job's every detail.
Employees or subcontractors
In recent years, many remodelers have taken up the subcontractor mantle -- for...
Easy time-tracking ideas for contractors
Frustrated that his field staff weren't always thorough óor honest ó in recording...
Coaching the team to better performance
Managers who provide fair compensation and involve their field staff in the...
Add One Cube, Stir Architects
Architects are intrigued by origami. And by high-profile architects. Contractor...