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Build your business around passion, authenticity
Build your business around passion, authenticity
A packed auditorium of home builders and industry members eagerly awaited the arrival of the Sunbelt Builders Show opening session leaders, Chip and Joanna Gaines, at the Gaylord Texan Resort and Convention Center in Grapevine, Texas. Chip and Joanna, ...
Report: Construction pays highest tax rate of any industry
Report: Construction pays highest tax rate of any industry
A new U.S. Department of the Treasury report found that from 2007 to 2010, on average, construction companies paid a higher effective federal tax rate than businesses in any other industry, the Associated Builders and Contractors reported. According to...
Time to set higher safety goals
Time to set higher safety goals
Some contractors are stuck in the mid-1980s when it comes to measuring and setting a standard for safety performance. These contractors continue to use a zero lost-time injury rate as their goal. Many of my colleagues in the National Academy of Constru...
The house of the future: What dreams are made of
The house of the future: What dreams are made of
When I was just a child, I had an obsession with sceneries, backgrounds, furniture and spaces. What used to affect me so much personally in that special way of constructing? It was undoubtedly the feelings related to comfort sensations, communication w...