As the winds of change sweep through the realm of real estate, a sense of uncertainty looms over the home construction market. Recent sentiment surveys among large builders paint a concerning picture—they are slashing production and slowing construction in response to a prevailing fear that the future might not be as promising for potential buyers. […]

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As we navigate the intricate web of economic indicators, one element that has captured widespread attention is the fluctuating landscape of lumber prices. Whether you’re a builder, contractor, homeowner, lender, or involved in the lumber industry, the trajectory of lumber prices holds significant implications for future plans and decisions. In this blog post, we delve […]

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Whether you’re a seasoned contractor, a handyman, or a homeowner in need of household repairs, understanding the nuances of insurance is crucial. The distinction between a handyman and a contractor often hinges on the nature of the work performed and whether specific licenses are required. In this blog post, we explore a critical aspect that […]

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Video Transcript So in one of our other videos we had a question about septic tanks and maintenance And how often you should pump out a tank. You may have lived in your house for many years and never had to pump it out or never seen it pumped out. But we’re going to talk […]

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So what is demand destruction, and how is it related to inflation and the economy? You may hear this term more frequently in the news. You may hear it related to inflation and gas prices. Demand destruction means that, at some point, increased prices for any item, whether it’s gasoline, vehicles, or groceries, cause people […]

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As a builder or contractor, the challenges of navigating the construction landscape have multiplied in recent times. Beyond grappling with supply chain issues and increased material costs, there’s a lesser-known concern that is silently affecting construction projects—insurance complexities. In this blog post, we’ll unravel the intricacies of how supply chain challenges and inflationary pressures are […]

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The construction industry, already grappling with a severe shortage of skilled workers and licensed subcontractors, is now bracing for an even more challenging period in the coming years. In this blog post, we delve into the current state of the workforce crisis, its potential intensification, and the far-reaching impacts on the construction sector and the […]

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Homeowners often find themselves at a crossroads when it comes to home repairs, questioning whether a permit is needed or if they can tackle the project without bureaucratic hurdles. In this comprehensive guide, we’ll explore seven common types of repairs and upgrades, shedding light on when a permit is necessary, the reasons behind it, and […]

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In the ever-evolving landscape of the construction industry, the pulse of lumber prices remains a critical metric, influencing projects, budgets, and market dynamics. As promised, we’re here to provide you with an insightful update on the current state of lumber prices, shedding light on recent fluctuations and the underlying factors steering the market. A Brief […]

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When you are looking for contractors to complete work on your home, it can be difficult to know who to trust. You want to find someone who is trustworthy and will do quality work with your budget in mind. So, what does Licensed, Bonded, and Insured mean when searching for a contractor? These certification marks […]

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