Dan Ochstein (left) and Earl Rahn opened NewSouth Windows in the middle of the recession and targeted one of the hardest-hit areas to start their company. "It was an opportunity," Rahn says. Today, NewSouth employs more than 165 people across the state. The windows for all locations are made in Tampa.
Following a growing trend of acquisitions in home improvement, PGT innovations has effectively acquired NewSouth Window Solutions
Industry organization Texas Women in Trades connects tradeswomen to employers and each other, while educating future generations on construction and remodeling
Robi Kirsic, NARI National’s current president, has shown impressive drive in the remodeling industry time and again. So, what’s next?
When we learn from our mistakes, we avoid making the same mistake twice. When we learn from the mistakes of others, we avoid making a mistake in the first place.
We don’t question the problems, or if we do, we procrastinate making fixes
Ask yourself this series of questions to determine your business mindset
3 tips for making a successful move from salesperson to sales manager
To price a painting by the square foot reduces an act of imagination and skill to paint-by-numbers. Take-it-or-leave-it pricing does the same for remodeling.
Remodelers should forget every city ordinance that requires a certain exterior building material, because they no longer matter
Florida Home Improvement Associates chooses Texas remodeler Statewide Remodeling to start its national expansion
I had no clear, codified personal mission statement to use as a north star
And 5 tips for embracing it in your own remodeling business
When it comes to remodeling, which tactic is more effective?
How joining an association became a central part our lead gen strategy (especially for our handyman services)
And two other interesting remodeling facts from HomeAdvisor’s latest report
Unit pricing is an invaluable tool for fast, accurate estimating. But counting units is not the same as estimating. Make sure your estimator knows the difference.
The frequency and intensity of severe weather events continue to increase in the U.S. How are remodelers responding?
The contract of the future could be a blockchain-verified digital document with embedded, executable code
Video posters should start paying extra close attention to these three ranking factors