PR November 2015

October 27, 2015

Features

Here are some tips on what to do immediately after a table saw injury, just in case.

Court battles for table-saw related issues, such as flesh-sensor patents and lawsuits by injured table saw users, have been subject of legal controversy.

Fingers reattached at a good facility are 80 to 90 percent successful, but that doesn’t include all of the people who are not candidates for the surgery.

What is flesh-sensing technology, how does it work, and will it become the new standard for power tools?

The economics of energy retrofits are in the news again. How is payback calculated, and are we even asking the right question?

A second look at additions that not only failed to improve the existing house, but made it worse—and some suggested fixes

We’re introducing more points of view, large images, and a cool use of margin notes in every story

Big-budget projects photograph well, but I’m more interested in the work that goes on behind the scenes

The LDT anchor is a high-performance anchor that cuts its own threads into concrete

 

The Model Remodel is a whole-house remodel that showcases excellent materials, exciting design, and superb craftsmanship

An easy way to redirect air from a duct located under a cabinet

These days, a pretty portfolio isn’t enough to land the job

In the U.S., 180 million people are using social media. Some of them are your prospective clients. How effective you are at reaching them depends on the social media channels you use and the way you use them.

Find out what type of job makes the most money and focus on creating a steady flow of those kind of jobs, even if they aren't as glamorous as you'd like. The cash flow will provide a buffer for less profitable "glamor" jobs.

The business models for each have different requirements for systems and staffing, and will also affect your exit strategy options 

Though it sounds simple, it's easy to get a lien release wrong. To avoid problems, follow these three simple steps

Change doesn't come easy. But if you want it, you must uncover your conflicting commitments and understand the strength of our immunity to change

To achieve the outcome you want, choose your words carefully and employ these language strategies

Just as geologists identify geological features that improve the chances of drilling in the right place, remodelers need to identify the secret characteristics of their ideal prospects

A look at current kitchen cabinet trends that have staying power, and what’s coming for 2016

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