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Construction Positions Increase 2.8% Year Over Year

Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) reports October 2017 total construction employment of 6.93 million, representing a 187,000-position (2.8%) increase from October 2016. http://www.abc.org/NewsMedia/ConstructionEconomics/ConstructionEconomicUpdate/tabid/270/entryid/9751/construction-numbers-stagnant-in-otherwise-positive-october-jobs-report-says-abc.aspx ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

There Is A System That Can 3-D Print An Entire Building

Researchers at the Massachusetts Instritute of Techknoweldgy have developed a system that can 3-D print the basic structure of an entire building. https://www.sciencedaily.com/releases/2017/04/170426183028.htm ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

Who Has The Best Cordless Reciprocating Saw?

Tool Box Buzz released it’s rankings for one of the most used tools in construction; the cordless reciprocating saw. The entries were specifically put through tests they devloped that should resonate with the following users: Plumbing/heating contractors Electricians General construction/demolition. … Read More

Construction workers among most susceptible to opioid abuse

President Donald Trump declared the opioid epidemic a national public health emergency. The construction industry’s total prescription opioid spent is 5-10% higher than any other industry represented in the study. There is a financial implication to this – a construction … Read More

Wet Weather is Coming. Some Simple Considerations for your Next Dumpster Rental

Contractor Talk has a quick article with some helpful tips around dumpster rentals. Illegal Dumping Location and Positioning Accesibility Weather Details here http://www.contractortalk.com/articles/2017/10/considerations-for-your-next-job-site-dumpster-rental/ ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

Simple and Effective Ways To Market Your Handyman Services

Here are 5 great and straightforward marketing ideas to grow you revenue if you’re a handyman. Beyond the Signpost Flyer—How to Market Your Handyman Services ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

NextGen Work Truck? Meet the Bollinger Moters B1

Telsa might be a pretty thing but this truck looks bad ass, gets work done, and puts food on the table! Bollinger Motors B1: The Future of Work Trucks ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

Tool Box Buzz Does Head-to-Head Test: Full-Size Impact Drivers

Six remodeling contractors tested 10 cordless impact drivers for productivity, torque, ergonomics, and value. Which driver won? Read about it here.   ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

The Basics of How To Install Tile With Careful Planning

If you don’t know about Duane Craig’s blog, you should. Here is one of his latest posts; a very broad overview of how to install tile. It’s meant to help you understand the materials, tools and methods you use to install … Read More

Learn How to Be a Star on Customer Review Websites in Home Improvement Industry

If you’re in the home services, trades or renovations business did you know that 88 per cent of consumers trust online reviews as much as personal recommendations? We know that having a third party control your business reviews isn’t what … Read More