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Builders Risk Insurance

Key Reasons to Have Builders Risk Insurance

  Why You Need to Invest in Builders Risk Insurance Your commercial construction or residential project is considered under construction from the moment the materials are delivered to the job site until you have received your Certificate of Occupancy.  During the course of construction, buildings are vulnerable to many types of risks that are often […]

Construction Manager and Superintendent

Why Experience Matters in Construction

  Why Experience Matters in Construction Haven’t we all contacted an electrician to relocate an outlet, called a roofer to repair a leak, or hired a plumber to repair a pipe or snake a slow drain?  Managing just one expert in the field might seem like an easy task to handle on your own, but when […]

LED Lighting

5 REASONS TO USE LED LIGHTING Most businesses and homeowners try to find ways to save on costs and to reduce energy.  A simple solution to energy savings is making the switch to LED lighting.  Light-emitting diode (LED) is one of today’s leading energy-efficient lighting technologies.  Some have questioned whether it is worth switching from the […]

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 […]

Person overlooking land development

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 […]