Podcast Episode 162: Live from the Builders’ Show: Windows, Roofing, and Building Your Business Culture
The Fine Homebuilding editors sit down with Caleb Klein of Pella Windows and Doors and Janice and Kelly Stitzer of CIG Construction in Colorado about new windows and window trends, and building a business and business culture in a time when fewer people are interested in joining the building trades.
Sponsored by Pella Window and Doors
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This week’s podcasts are from the 2019 International Builders’ Show in Las Vegas, Nevada.
Patrick and Matt talk with a window and door manufacturer about window trends and a push toward putting higher-end features on mid-line windows, and chat with the owners of a Colorado roofing company about the dangers of being the lowest bidder, keeping good employees, and building a business culture that attracts and retains top talent.
This episode of the podcast is brought to you by Pella. Visit Pella Window and Doors.
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