Project Management

preventing lost profits in remodeling

Use these tips to increase margins in 2019 

robots in remodeling are coming close to true skilled labor

Say "hello" to the first non-human drywaller 

remodelers working when they're working and resting when they're off

Allowing employees to be 100% "off" when they're not at work helps ensure that they're bringing full effort to their jobs.

How to implement a process for productive work hours and quality time off

Use these tips to increase margins in 2019 

Winemakers wait years for their creations to mature. Remodelers get more immediate feedback—every new project is like pulling the cork on a new vintage.

tips for digital interactions with remodeling and home improvement clients

Company guidelines will provide a starting point for communciation, but account for the unique client needs and wants to customize the experience. 

Digital communication options are boundless. Here’s how to use them while keeping a human touch. 

A written daily log of the who, what, and when of job progress is a good business-survival tool. Audio recordings are even better ... when they’re legal.

Use these strategies to better plan your day   

When more work becomes too much work, it often leads to less profit, not more

Use these guidelines to protect your profits 

If one area of your business runs more slowly than the rest, a bottleneck will occur, causing delays and lost profitability

lead carpenter working on a remodeling job

Lead carpenters should consider potential areas of concern while on a project and deal with them in the moment to reduce the likelihood of future warranty calls.

Use these tips to approach warranty calls as a marketing tactic to keep clients happy and repeat/referral rates growing

Mistakes happen, but a big mistake creates fallout in proportion to the authority of the person who makes it

alure home works on a boat project

With each problem sales and production solve, they become quicker and more effective for future projects.

A zero-tolerance policy strengthens your team and keeps customers happy

A platform to streamline and simplify texting your leads

Replace thousands of sticky notes with a single tool 

Bluebeam Revu

A program designed to streamline workflows for businesses big and small

Tradeoffs are a fact of life for remodeling Clients. To make good decisions, they need information...all of it.

better-time-management-for-remodelers

The solution to handling stress often lies in better time management

A few easy-to-learn prompts combined with strong listening skills can help increase your close rate and avoid unhappy clients 

Service issues are a touchy but inevitable part of the window replacement business.

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