ContractorTalk Blogs
Start your own blog and share your projects in progress, explain your problem solving processes, and demonstrate your ability to get the job done. Learn from other professional contractors as they share their experiences on the job, behind the scenes, and after hours.
  • No-avatar-62
    5 Ways to Increase Profit as a Siding Contractor

    A sad reality for many contractors in the construction or remodeling field is that their business isn't thriving or producing the profit it should be. There could be a number of reasons for this, such as a lack of business planning or even undercharging clients. Seeing your siding business struggle to stay afloat is disheartening, but majority o... Read More

    by lge77 on October 26, 2017Comments (0)
  • No-avatar-62
    Benefits of Green Building for Your Texas Business

    Adopting an energy efficient building means creating buildings that minimize any negative ecological effect through the use of certain materials, construction techniques, and technologies. Sustainable architecture is an intentional approach to building that helps to conserve energy and ensure that the buildings developed today don't impede ... Read More

    by lge77 on October 26, 2017Comments (0)
  • Thumb_4c5afd30
    Tips For Renovation In Construction

    The construction industry is changing and a higher percentage of construction companies work is related to renovations instead of new builds. Renovations are often more complex than green-field projects because the work you are performing can impact existing occupants or negatively impact the building itself.This article will help to outline som... Read More

    by buildercn on March 23, 2019Comments (0)
  • No-avatar-62
    Unique Wall Alternatives

    Changing the walls is an effective means of giving a space a completely new look, whether it is man cave of a private residence or a conference room of a public building. There are many creative ways of achieving unique wall designs, some of which completely discard the idea of traditional drywall. Typically these options, such as foam walls or ... Read More

    by lge77 on February 14, 2018Comments (0)
  • Thumb_b56d6ad4
    3 Secrets of a Successful PPC Campaign

    Pay per click (PPC) advertising is one of the most cost-effective marketing strategies available. Like search engine optimization (SEO), it places your company's message directly in front of prospects at the perfect moment - when they've demonstrated interest and intent. Think about this for a moment. I know several window replacement companie... Read More

    by BenLanders on October 26, 2012Comments (3)
  • Thumb_b56d6ad4
    You Don't Need Another (SEO) Tool

    In the fall of 2012, with the help of my partners, I created a piece of software that helps business owners that want to try to tackle SEO on their own do it better. Our software will audit your website, track your rankings for high-value keywords, analyze your competitors, show what has been changed on your website (helpful if you're paying som... Read More

    by BenLanders on May 05, 2013Comments (3)
  • No-avatar-62
    Why You Should Use Board and Batten Siding for Your Home

    When it comes to siding, not a lot of people know about board and batten. Commonly used as a siding technique on barns, board and batten has since come into popularity for residential homes as well. Let’s have a look at what makes board and batten such an interesting option, and why you should use it for your home. Board and Batten is Lon... Read More

    by lge77 on March 18, 2019Comments (0)
  • Thumb_b56d6ad4
    Want More Web Leads? Add More Value.

    Over the past five or six years, I've met with hundreds (more like thousands) of contractors. I always ask the question, "what's your top source of leads and new business?"  What do you think the most popular answer is?  If you guessed referrals and word of mouth, you hit the nail on the head (and I'm sure many of you reading this woul... Read More

    by BenLanders on March 17, 2012Comments (3)
  • No-avatar-62
    Guide for Choosing Roofing Materials

    Most homeowners only think about their roof when it is in dire need of repairs. The small leaks are easily ignored and regular roof inspection is not something most homeowners think about. What most people fail to understand is that by properly maintaining the roof and replacing it at the end of its lifespan, you ensure it does its job of protec... Read More

    by KitchenAndBath on February 20, 2019Comments (0)
  • Thumb_personal%20pic%201
    How To Get Your Website Ranked?

    Hi Folks. One of the most important things to consider when building a website is,will you be able to compete efficiently for that keyword in order to get on the first page of the search engines. If you're not on the first page...you won't be seen and all that work is for nothing. Try to pick a domain that has the keywords  in the domain ... Read More

    by kowality on May 10, 2011Comments (29)
Displaying 21–30 of 358

Join Now... It's Fast and FREE!

I am a professional contractor
I am a DIY Homeowner
ContractorTalk is for
PROFESSIONAL CONTRACTORS ONLY!

At ContractorTalk.com we cater exlusivly to professional contractors who make their living as a contractor. Knowing that many homeowners and DIYers are looking for a community to call home, we've created www.DIYChatroom.com DIY Chatroom is full of helpful advices and perfect for DIY homeowners.

Redirecing in 10 seconds
No Thanks
terms of service

Already Have an Account?