Blower-door test in progress

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Our Remodeler's Exchange panel of four home-performance practitioners discusses the past, present, and future of green remodeling

It helps you engage with customers and highlights your confidence in your services

colorful shopping carts

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Beauty shots on your company website are great, but homeowners are interested in more

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Is it worth the time and trouble to hold a pre-construction meeting on small jobs? You bet. Here's why.

Help-wanted sign

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A post-recession hiring surge is under way. So why are home improvement companies having a tough time finding skilled installers?

Rating Game: How Remodelers Can Handle Bad Reviews Online

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Should you sue your customer over a negative online review? Here’s the story of one remodeler who tried it, with mixed results.

Sales: How Contractors Can Play to Win, Instead of Playing Not to Lose

One remodeling business coach advises against settling for less.

7 Tips for Better Bathroom Lighting

Part of a master suite addition to a Tudor home in Denver, the bulk of the daylight comes from two north-facing skylights. A monochromatic palette of light colors was chosen, with a contrasting dark stain used for “his” vanity to make it feel more masculine. Interior designer: Kristi Dinner, KD Design; general contractor: Coggeshall Construction

Use these detailed guidelines to avoid common mistakes.

Productivity: Maintaining a Biological Work Schedule

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Don’t waste your precious morning time responding to all e-mails.

How to work with architects, subs and designers during a project.

Man walking on roof

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Negative image of roofers in the media gives honest companies a marketing edge

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Inside Aquatic - The Bath People - Episode 3
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Inside Aquatic - The Bath People - Episode 3

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