Workers’ Comp Opt Out Movement Hits Roadblock
A campaign to restructure the nation's workers' comp regulations has hit a road...
Construction Employment Growth in 39 States and D.C.
Iowa, Hawaii, Idaho and Colorado are seeing the largest gains.
Recovering from Disaster: How Did You Do It?
Have you been a part of a city's recovery process after a natural disaster? What...
Construction Employment Increases In 44 States
California and Hawaii added the most jobs for the year, while North Dakota lost...
10 Code Violations to Avoid
Braced wall errors, missing/inadequate fire blocking, and more
Majority of Construction Worker Injury Cases Occur on Monday
Laborers are among the six occupations where the incidence rate of injuries and illnesses per 10,000 full-time workers is greater than 300.
Raised Heel Trusses Improve Energy Performance
More consumers want better-than-code-minimum performance, and these trusses allow...
Journal of Light Construction Re-Launches As Massive Digital Reference
Replacement Contractor sister site JLC announces a redesign and the launch of the...
Features vs. Benefits in Construction Marketing
Marketing consultant Darren Slaughter discusses how to not only promote your company’s features, but to tie those features back to the benefits that the customer receives by doing business with you.
Demand for Wood Plastic Composites to Hit $6.5 Billion in 2018
Sales of wood/plastic composites, or composite decking, are taking off, set to grow at 10% per year between now and 2018, according to the Freedonia Group, which sees new construction and intensified interest in residential improvement and repair driving the growth.