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4 Tips for Improving Construction Project Management

4 Tips for Improving Construction Project Management

Construction projects include various individual steps and tasks, which can make it difficult to stay on track with your budget and timeline. From the initiation…

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Technology Tips for Contractors: Building Information Modeling (BIM) Gaining on CAD

Technology Tips for Contractors: Building Information Modeling (BIM) Gaining on CAD

Building Information Modeling technology (BIM) is a process that involves the creation of digital models including physical and functional aspects of home remodeling. BIM is…

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Top Roofing Materials for Severe Weather Conditions

Top Roofing Materials for Severe Weather Conditions

Roofs are constructed to repel against heavy rain, thunderstorms, hurricanes, winds, snow, hail, and other major weather conditions. Although most roofs provide protection from these…

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Worker Safety in the Construction Industry

Worker Safety in the Construction Industry

Construction sites are a naturally dangerous setting even when safety is a top priority. As an owner or manager in the contracting industry, it is…

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Lead Generation for Contractors: Top Seven Technologies to Consider

Lead Generation for Contractors: Top Seven Technologies to Consider

Trust plays an essential role in gaining customers and obtaining contracts, and a key driver in lead generation. Traditional lead generation strategies such as television…

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Operations of a Human Resources Manager in the Construction Industry

Operations of a Human Resources Manager in the Construction Industry

Human resources is a fundamental department in the construction industry. Without human resources, a construction project cannot be completed successfully. Below the experienced professionals at…

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Five Tips to Avoid Water Damage Insurance Claims for Roofers
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Five Tips to Avoid Water Damage Insurance Claims for Roofers

Water damage to a homeowner’s property as a result of a leak or unanticipated thunderstorm is the leading cause of insurance claims in the roofing…

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Rising Material Costs to Continue in 2021

Rising Material Costs to Continue in 2021

The Producer Price Index for construction goods rose 5% over the three-year period ending in November 2020, per the Association of General Contractors.   There…

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HR Tips for Contractors: Employee Retention for Contractors Paramount Amidst Labor Shortage

HR Tips for Contractors: Employee Retention for Contractors Paramount Amidst Labor Shortage

The labor shortage for builders is well documented, with some research suggesting as much as 80% of construction companies reporting not being able to find…

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Contractor Trends for 2021: Top 5 Difference Makers for Business Owners

Contractor Trends for 2021: Top 5 Difference Makers for Business Owners

After a turbulent year of adjusting forecasts and changing expectations, 2021 will be a year of reemergence and growth in the construction industry. Rising construction…

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Talent Scouting

Talent Scouting

If you were at the Fall Conference in Philadelphia in September, or at the Technology for Contractors conference in Park Slope, UT, last June, you…

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Soft Skills

Soft Skills

It’s a mistake to think that the only thing production people can or should do is install. Everybody at a contracting company has a job…

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The “New” Secret to Success

The “New” Secret to Success

Ever have an installation go well but the relationship gets ruined because of a miscommunication with the homeowner? Or have something go wrong on a…

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Google’s Home Service Ads are Changing Again
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Google’s Home Service Ads are Changing Again

If you’ve been reading this blog, you might remember an article I wrote for CCN in December called “3 New Harsh Realities of Google Search…

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New Year’s Resolutions for Your Business

New Year’s Resolutions for Your Business

Many people make New Year’s resolutions, and most fail to keep them. How about some resolutions for your business? MAKE ANY NEW YEAR’S RESOLUTIONS?  …

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“The wheel for successful remodeling businesses has already been invented. There’s multiple spokes that you have to find to create your own wheel for your company and that’s what CCN does.”

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Case Study: Thomas Capizzi Talks Networking, Bookkeeping, and More

Case Study: Thomas Capizzi Talks Networking, Bookkeeping, and More

In an Industry with a High Failure Rate, More Contractors Should Take Notes from McDonald’s Managers For a struggling business owner, having access to a…

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Case Study: Contractor finds Balance, Increases Revenue by 170%

Case Study: Contractor finds Balance, Increases Revenue by 170%

Contract Exteriors, a South Carolina-based new construction and remodeling company, was founded in 2009. In the four years before Contract Exteriors joined CCN, CEO Randy Hann…

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Case Study: Adam Carolla Talks Bad Contractors, Getting Referrals, and the Importance of Cleaning Up the Job Site

Case Study: Adam Carolla Talks Bad Contractors, Getting Referrals, and the Importance of Cleaning Up the Job Site

Adam Carolla is best-known as the co-host of Loveline, the co-host of The Man Show, and the host of his record-breaking podcast, The Adam Carolla Show-– but he’s a…

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