- July 19th 2017 at 7:00am
When working on a jobsite, your tools become one of your most important assets. Having broken or lost tools can cost a company not only time and money, but could also jeopardize their ability to work for the same company again. We have compiled a list of 5 tips to help you keep your tools, both big and small, safe so you can continue to work without unwanted interruptions.
- July 11th 2017 at 9:00pm
We have all seen the signs hanging on the outside of construction sites as we walk (or drive) past - the one about only being allowed to wear closed toe shoes onsite. When you're someone who works in the construction industry, you probably understand why a sign like that would be posted. Safety is always a concern on the job site, from a person's head all the way down to their feet. That is why the importance of safety boots can never be understated.
- June 24th 2017 at 11:00am
Construction projects are full of work that one contractor would never be able to do on their own, which is why you hire subcontractors to complete the job. Payroll administration, especially in the construction industry, is another job that requires skill and efficiency, so why would you keep that work in-house if you don't already have someone who knows what they are doing?
- June 15th 2017 at 2:45pm
In the contracting world, there is a lot of emphasis on placed on these three words. Contractors make a point of using them on their websites and in their advertising. These words make the people using them sound credible, but what do they mean?
- June 1st 2017 at 7:00am
As a worker in the construction industry, you are likely aware of their uses and benefits. However, did you realize that they can also be used to reduce construction-related deaths?
- May 26th 2017 at 12:00am
If you are looking to pursue a career in construction, you might want to consider getting licensed. How can getting contractor licensing help your career? Let's take a look.
- May 23rd 2017 at 12:00am
When you think of working in the construction industry, you likely have visions of operating equipment, heavy lifting and hard labor. However, not every job in construction requires you to be doing physically difficult things. Lets take a look!
- May 17th 2017 at 2:00pm
There is much discussion in the news about the shortage of skilled workers in the United States. You may even hear lawmakers say there is a great need for students to learn the trades. But, what does this mean to those who are working in the industries that hire these workers?
- May 11th 2017 at 7:00am
Are you looking for a career change? Are you tired of your current job and want to find a new path where you can really make something of your life? A career in the construction industry just might be the thing for you. So what are the benefits of working in the construction industry? Let's take a look!
- April 26th 2017 at 12:00am
Times are changing. The older generation is moving onto retirement and leaving a considerable need in the construction industry. Due to a trade labor shortage in the United States, there is a growing opportunity for younger people to get involved and build lasting careers in the industry. Let's take a look at what opportunities trade labor hold for youth.