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Contractor Scams: For the Contractor, Knowledge has Value

by Chuck Rehdorf on 2017-12-11 2:40pm

Image credit: AYPO As contractors, there aren't a lot of times when we have to deal with the sadness that life brings to our clients and consumers If we’re good at our job and we want to go that extra step, then we find ways to tell them how much better things will be when we’re done with a job; or how much easier and more enjoyable their home will be...

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Need Workers, Willing to Pay

by Chuck Rehdorf on 2017-09-01 9:00am

Image credit: atyourpaceonlinecom   The science fiction author Robert Heinlein is quoted as having once said, "Cheop’s Law: Nothing ever gets built on schedule or within budget...

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All Right, Get The Lead Out

by Chuck Rehdorf on 2017-07-12 10:15am

Here in Oregon, the push for lead-based paint safety in home renovation and repair has become more of an issue every year At the front of that movement are the men and women tasked with renovations and repairs to these structures...

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Contractors Can Take the Lead on Smart Homes

by Karla Allen on 2017-03-15 12:53pm

  image: wirelessdesignmagcom According to the Consumer Electronics Association, the smart home technology industry grew by 32% in 2015 and then increased another 64% in 2016...

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Changing Demands in Home Ownership

by Elisa Meyer on 2017-02-07 12:27pm

Changing Demands in Home Ownership By Elisa Meyer, At Your Pace Online Content Writer December 30, 2016   As we enter 2017, a lot of uncertainty surrounds the economy, and that includes the construction industry For many builders and developers, financing is difficult to obtain, so every project must count...

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