Leadership

remodeler telling his client a story

Using relatable metaphors to describe the remodeling process will help clients connect deeply with your company. 

A few small changes in the way you communicate can make a big difference

Autonomous vehicles are already on our roads, but your company will never run itself

Without a clear vision of success, it’s tough to stick to any resolutions

getting fired can be a gift for remodelers

Identifying and developing the right person to take over the helm of your company is a process that should be started 5-10 years in advance.

For company owners who control the process, getting fired means freedom. Here are five tips to think about when preparing for that day.

bellweather design build remodeler meeting

Holding a tear-down meeting after each job carves out time to reflect on successes, and failures, in order to grow.

... to build up your company. But what’s needed for a successful tear-down meeting?

early payment discounts can pay off pro remodeler

You bet they are. In fact, you can borrow to pay in time to get the discount and still come out ahead.

The fight against opioids and where remodelers fit into it

You probably get work from past customers and referrals without really trying. Imagine what might happen if you leaned into it.

There’s a lack of respect that older generations have for this younger one

remodeling has been experiencing a soft market

A soft market means that there are more remodelers than available clients. Don’t let you or your team get caught unprepared.

Some remodelers are having a good year, but there are storm clouds on the horizon

Growth in volume measures growth in transactions, but no one goes into business just to maximize transactions 

shining a spotlight on opioids in remodeling

Remodelers we spoke with agreed that opioid addiction is an industry challenge

Women in Residential Construction gives its highest honor

traction in remodeling business

How a business book helped us grow stronger as a company

The market is strong, yet many remodelers are hurting. Here’s why.  

accountant

Whether completed internally odr by an outside accountant, a budget that supports your market position is key to achieving your income goal.

Many remodelers underbid their projects. Here’s how to remedy that. 

Not everyone who struggles with an opioid addiction is able to get clean. But some are. 

opioid addiction is an occupational hazard when youre a remodeler

Why does our industry have such a serious opioid problem?

texas women in trades

Industry organization Texas Women in Trades connects tradeswomen to employers and each other, while educating future generations on construction and remodeling

The innovative, crisp designs of the remodels above (and below) garnered TimeLine Renovations recognition in Pro Remodeler’s Design Awards in 2013 and 2015.

Robi Kirsic, NARI National’s current president, has shown impressive drive in the remodeling industry time and again. So, what’s next?

the swiss cheese model in remodeling

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.

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