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. ServicePair PRO for just $0.99

Reading an electrical drawing starts here Reading an electrical drawing starts ‘here’….do you know where ‘here’ is? Do you know how to read an electrical drawing? Do you know what a set of plans is? Do you even know how to read an electrical drawing … Read MoreRead More

Construction is dangerous work! Sometimes common sense isn’t that common!

For more information on Jobsite Safety, please visit This training videois designed to introduce the worker to common jobsite safety requirements and best practices.

Whoa. I guess there is no OSHA in China.

A demolition crew in Beijing improvise to get their job done. Risking their lives to get a building demo’ed?

Personal Protective Equipment only works if worn!

Starting Out? Tutorial On How To Read Plans Like A Pro

This is part of  a FREE series of 4 videos (this being the 2nd) showing you how to read construction drawings like a pro. Learning how to read plans is a skill that is within your reach and this series … Read More

How To: Stairs Without Stringers? Can It Be Done?

The short answer; yes! Check out the Samurai Carpenter’s video and support his YouTube channel  

How To: Calculating Hourly Rates for a Contractor or Small Business

Are you just starting out in your business? If you need a simple way to come up with an hourly rate for a contractor or small business owner watch this video. [(hourly rate) + (direct expenses) + indirect expenses)] / … Read More

Do you work with rebar?

Learn how to set up rebar for a mat foundation, column or a footing. this video shows you step by step the names and different types of rebar members placed on a concrete column and a footing slab.

New Technology: Pipe tools that you probably didn’t know existed

Here are some of the latest pipe tools from Rothenberger. We had no idea that most of these existed.