July 1, 2007
Home ownership has its obvious benefits, but should it fall on taxpayers to uphold them?
David Eisenberg discusses the impacts of construction and development on the environment. Some of his examples will surprise you.
March 20, 2007
An excerpt from James M. Kramon's Smart Business for Contractors: A Guide to Money and the Law
October 1, 2006
Use an architect's reality checklist to calculate approximate remodeling costs before any design work starts.
July 1, 2006
An architect explains why fixed-price and T&M contracts are not your only options when hiring a general contractor.
April 1, 2006
A veteran builder bemoans the state of the construction industry today
March 1, 2006
From OSB and cordless drills to The Home Depot and HGTV, here's a look at how the past quarter-century has shaped the home-building industry
July 1, 2005
Disputes can be avoided with change orders that provide accurate records of costs.
May 1, 2005
An architect's reality checklist helps you to project the true costs of a new home or remodel before it gets to the drawing board
December 1, 2004
Create a plan to protect yourself from unnecessary insurance claims and skyrocketing premiums
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