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  1. New Member Introductions
    I am an estimator located on Long Island in NY. My experience is in commercial, public commercial, and high end residential estimating for construction divisions 1 - 16.
  2. New Member Introductions
    Hello everyone! My name is Mayreth and I just started as a office manager for a general contractor focusing on roofing at the moment. This is a start up company so I’m basically starting the thing up from the ground with my boss. The thing is I come from the medical field so I’m having to do...
  3. New Member Introductions
    Im Kris from Redd Grounds. Were new to the west side of Cincinnati from Central Pennsylvania. Looking forward to discussions and possibly working with you guys in the future. Check out our website if any questions. ReddGrounds.com
  4. Construction
    Were an electrical Contractor and We just started a big project. Everything is new regarding paperwork, the GC has told us he need a mobilization invoice, and it should be around 20k-30k, that's what he said. So you have an idea total contract sum is 826,000 labor only. How do I go ahead and...
  5. Contractor Licensing
    Hello, I am trying to acquire a remodel business that currently has a GC working for them. That being said the SBA wants the new owner to hold it as well not just an employee. Colorado state does not require one its a municipality based situation. The municipality we need to hold one in is...
  6. Business
    After 21 years in the field, I got my contractor's license and started my own remodeling business. Yeah, I'm learning A LOT about the business side of things, some the hard way. One area that I'm trying to navigate is working with and creating relationships with various subcontractors. I have...
  7. Business
    Hi all! I've worked over 15 years in the construction business. This included painting, carpentry, light electrical, power washing, driveway maintenance, tile work ect. My last position was a facility operations for an assisted living community which basically hands off for myself and hiring...
  8. Contractor Licensing
    I'm trying to qualify my LLC as a GC in Florida. I passed the tests. I have a civil Engineering degree. My experience got kicked back on my application. I've been building heavy civil highway and bridges the past 10 years. Not 4 story buildings. I did however in 2011-2012 estimate water...
  9. General Discussion
    All, I was wondering if I could have your opinion on if getting a construction camera is worth it? Does it help with security, progress monitoring, team collaboration, showing off your work, etc.? Also, if you prefer video monitoring or time lapse. Any help would be great! Thanks,
  10. General Discussion
    Hey guys, what are your thoughts on navigating through all the low ball bids out there and finding work with good compensation. I know a strong reputation can carry you far but it seems like more and more clients are trying to pinch pennies. Strategies on selling quality work?
  11. Contractor Licensing
    Hello! I am currently just a residential contractor in PA, and I've heard a lot of different information about becoming a general contractor (most of the info contradicts the other). Does anyone here have experience with PA laws? I also wanted to see if it were possible to do some, if not all...
  12. Help Wanted or Looking For Work
    Must live within an hour and a half of Ocala, FL. Please text or call 352-405-6550.
  13. New Member Introductions
    Hello Gentlemen , I have been in the metal framing and drywall business for over 2 years now, i know this isnt much time to learn all the that i need to know but i am adamant in starting a new GC company. i have read many insights on different topics through this forum so im positive...
  14. General Discussion
    AMPM Ltd are a company which has been trading for approx 2 yrs with on-board Loss Adjusters and we are looking for new contractors to quote for works nationwide. If anyone is struggling in the economic climate then give us a bell or drop us an email and we wil try to send as much work as...
  15. New Member Introductions
    Good evening. My Name is Jeffrey Hatch and live on the seacoast of New Hampshire. I have been in business for myself for eight years. I am the jack of most trades from basic repairs to additions and also have worked on many multi million dollar homes doing finish/trim carpentry as a sub. I...
  16. General Discussion
    WATER IN A BUILDING-THE CLOAKED DAGGER Harvey living in Miami Beach Florida calls an air conditioning company to install a new AC unit. Two and a half years later Harvey sees water on the ground floor of his two story residence. Near the pool of water is a bathroom. Harvey in desperation...
  17. Help Wanted or Looking For Work
    Our temple needs a general interior renovation. We would like drywalls, drop ceilings, HVAC, and electric. The area is approximately 6000 sq. ft. If you enjoy working for friendly people and like making a difference in the community, this job is for you! Please contact Pinakin Jani at...
  18. Business
    Hi, I'm an office assistant for a General Contractor who is in the midst of a transition from Residential Remodels to Commercial and retail projects. We've just subscribed to CDC News, a lead source online. I'm hoping somebody can help me: I've been given the assignment of introducing the...
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