Washington, D.C. – A new collaboration between Associated Builders and Contractors (ABC) and Business Social will, for the first time, provide the public with a virtual illustration of the great volume and diversity of projects ABC member companies are building from coast to coast through a new program called Map ABC.
By James G. McConnell Please, ladies and gentlemen, don’t shoot the messenger. I don’t write the legislation, I just report what is in it so your business can take advantage of the appropriations if you so choose. Having said that, here is a breakdown of what is in the 155 page American Jobs Act of…Details
LEED (Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design) was developed by the U.S. Green Building Council in 2000 to give builders and owners guidelines for green (environmentally friendly) building design, construction, operations and maintenance. There are a number of levels you can achieve, whether constructing a new building or improving
Be more productive on the go! We at PrioSoft, are thrilled to announce hosting of Contractor’s Office. Any number of users can, from any internet connection, use the Contractor’s Office system. You can take your laptop to the job site or on an estimate where you can connect to the internet and do your work. No synchronizing…Details
Came across this post on the web and thought it definitely worth a re-post here. Let us know in the comments if you agree or disagree! Today’s marketing tip isn’t so much a marketing tip as it is a suggestion, in story format. As you may know, part of what I do is make follow-up…Details
As of last Friday, remodelers may have a few more products to worry about — or to expect regulators, manufacturers and homeowners to worry about. From Saturday’s New York Times: Government scientists listed formaldehyde as a carcinogen, and said it is found in worrisome quantities in plywood, particle board, mortuaries and hair salons….Details
Will Federal Highway Construction Dollars Ever Come Back? One of the many political issues in Congress which presently suffers from a dearth of press coverage amid the toxic debates over Medicare cuts, tax increases, budget slashing and the deficit ceiling, is the question of long term reauthorization of the Federal Highway Trust Fund. However, work…Details