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Control Company Credit Card Use

The convenience of company credit cards can leave you open to loss or abuse if those cards are not tightly managed.

Be Frank On Financing

Be honest with homeowners about what it takes to buy that job on credit, and have a back-up plan if their credit application is denied.




OSHA Pushes Enhanced Fall Protection Rules

In the past, having a job safety plan on a residential roofing job might have been...

Tapping Into Mobile

As more and more Web traffic originates with mobile devices, apps allowing customers...


Extra Hands: the Benefits of Internships

Internships, whether paid or unpaid, work when you outline the tasks involved, set...


Steady Backlog Keeps Crews Busy

Setting and maintaining a backlog goal helps home improvement companies keep crews...

Tale of Two Suppliers

A well-managed, responsive supplier is worth a lot. Exactly how much? You need to find...

The Good and the Ugly: Smart Companies Check Online Reviews Daily

More and more consumers are reading online reviews of local businesses. It's wise to know what they're seeing.