Working in your own contractor business or as an employee in a construction company means continually building a reputation for excellence. Not everyone manages to do so. Because of this reason, project owners who are searching for construction companies require you to provide a bid bond if you want to be able to compete for getting the project. In this article, we’re talking more about what bid bonds are and your company can get one.
Whether you are a skilled foreman or just starting out in the construction industry, completing a project successfully is absolutely crucial. Knowing how to determine if your construction project has been successful will help you plan the project and ensure a better chance of success.
The trend toward greener buildings hasn’t slowed down in recent years and isn’t expected to do so anytime soon. Experts predict the green building materials market will reach nearly $365 billion by the year 2022. Adding green building materials and options to your services allows clients who are interested in green buildings to choose the options that make the most sense for them.
Learning how to estimate in construction, while remaining both competitive and profitable, is one of the most common contractor education needs. We’ve put together a guide to estimating construction work for home renovation so that you can increase your profits and provide the most accurate price for jobs to clients.
Watch Construction Estimating Courses Online. Construction estimating courses online are a fast and easy way that you can learn estimating basics, or advanced estimating skills, at your own pace. They can be easier to follow than construction estimating books, and give you a visual to follow along with in each video. Estimating, bidding, and submitting […]
Construction Estimate 101 – How To Estimate Construction Costs Learning how to do a construction estimate takes time, skill, and above all…. experience and practice. If you’re looking to learn how to estimate construction costs, than this article will serve as a great introduction for you. Plus we’ll point you to Estimating 101 – a […]
Estimating Concrete Footers Installations Are you a specialty contractor who deals with concrete footers? Are you a general contractor who supervises concrete subcontractors? If you answered yes, it is important that you learn to estimate concrete footers. What are concrete footers? We need to look at the role concrete footers play before we jump into […]