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Products: Walls & Water

The latest green-friendly products. More

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Allowances and markup in contracts

Big 50 listees are queried on allowance prices. More

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First Look: Stone Surface, Sheetrock, Screws, and more

The newest products for the remodeling market. More

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Virtual book opens design-build Web site

With hundreds of high-quality photos and such innovative tools as a virtual "book" about the design/build process, there's something for every homeowner at More

Tags: BIM, Design-Build
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Power Platform

A tool's productivity is often of greater concern than the battery chemistry that... More

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Helping clients with product selection

Making product selections can be a frustrating part of the reduction deadlines.... More

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How to encourage and incorporate staff-initiated policies

We have certain standard jobsite procedures, but we encourage our staff to find better and timesaving ways. Once they determine a better solution, we examine it and get input from all our staff to see if they agree. In some cases, they'll even improve upon the original idea. We then implement the new suggestion into our policy. It follows the old adage that two (or more) minds are better than one. More

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Match CAD to the Job

Spending a little more on niche-specific CAD is often money well spent. More

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Reader's Choice: Design Intuition CAD software

Jonathan Ward describes himself as a “boutique contractor.” “I do small-scale... More

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