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Closing the Gap in Skilled Trades

Closing the Gap in Skilled Trades MORE SKILLED TRADES, was the topic the U.S Department of Labor Secretary, Alexander Acosta, addressed during the Building and Construction Trades Apprenticeship Training Conference at Washtenaw Community College.  At the conference, he was quoted saying, “The United States has 6.2 million job openings.  That is the highest number of […]

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Why Construction and Land Development are Important to Your Community

  The Importance of Construction and Land Development We can all agree that land development is essential for a community’s success.  While development can sometimes be frowned upon, as it changes the face of the landscape, creates more traffic, changes ecosystems and habitats, it is imperative for the prosperity of your community.  It can generate more […]

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Protect Your Landscape Investment

Protecting Your Landscaping Investment Your construction project is complete, your business is up and running and your building is beautifully landscaped.  Most likely you were required to invest thousands of dollars in landscaping and maintaining it is probably the last thing on your mind.  You’re focused on your business and utilizing your new and/or improved […]

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Enhance Your Business’s Curb Appeal

Does Your Business Need a Facelift? How often have you heard that homes sell quicker or are valued higher when they have curb appeal?  We hear it all the time!  Did you know that the same can be true for your business?  Depending on the type of service you offer, curb appeal can play a vital […]

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Communication and Relationships: The Key to Project Success

How to keep your construction project on time and on budget Would you ever say to your contractor that you would like your project to run behind schedule and over budget?  I bet the answer is NO!  And not just for you, but for all answering this question.  Luckily for you, there are various steps that you can […]