Why Polite Customers Are Bad for Business
A lack of bad reviews doesn’t mean people aren’t dissatisfied with you,...
High-Tech Can Help Create Handcrafted Elements
New technologies can help create accurate building details when multiple identical pieces are needed�without being cost prohibitive.
Trick Your Tripod: Bosch Compact Tripod and GLL3-80 Laser
Together, the BS 150 Compact Tripod and the GLL3-80 Leveling and Alignment Laser offer a complete leveling solution.
Tools: Saws, Pressure Washers, Chalk Reels, and more.
Remodeling Magazine staff selects the best new tools. For effective jobsite...
Leveling the Field
Manual leveling gave way to self-leveling, dots led to lines, single beams split...
Match CAD to the Job
Spending a little more on niche-specific CAD is often money well spent.
Survey Customers Whose Jobs You Didn't Get
If you want to know where you're going wrong, try surveying customers whose jobs you didn't get.
High Tech Job Tools
The LaserMark MP5 offers plumb, level, and square calculations instantly up to 100...
On the Level
By Katy Tomasulo. Laser levels can turn a two- or three-man job into a one-man...
By Joe Stoddard. Many remodelers use CAD to create drawings and sales presentations but skip another important feature: the ability to automatically estimate materials. TurboCAD, AutoCAD, Visio, and other CAD programs all can count and report items on a drawing.