Costly Construction Estimating Errors

Construction estimation errors can add up and take a large chunk out of a company’s expected revenue. When taking the time to learn a process, mistakes are going to happen. They are, after all, a large part of the learning process. But when it comes to cost...

Cybersecurity Measures for Contractors

Construction site operators take great care to lock up their equipment so it cannot be stolen and so no damage can come to it, so why should a construction business not do the same for their contractor project management software? In the digital age, a lot of crime is...

Accounting Basics for Construction Companies

The tech industry has made it possible for almost any construction company to purchase and implement construction accounting software at an affordable price.  As the technology advances, the software has even become more affordable and easier to use. It has helped...

Keeping Construction Job Sites Safe

Safety on the construction job site is something that should be revisited every year by business owners and site managers alike. The safety and health regulations for construction put out by OSHA every year may only change slightly, but it’s safety guidelines like...

Construction Trends in 2016: What to Expect this Year

January can be a bit of a scramble for companies. It’s a new year with new projections, new construction trends, new investments and more. It’s not really until we reach the end of the month that the year’s work really begins. After the gloss of the new year wears...

Five Ways to Improve Equipment Management

Equipment management is a huge cost saver for construction companies. The ability to extend the life of both heavy and light machinery and vehicles can make a big difference, affecting everything from cash on hand to available resources that will allow companies to...

How to Implement Your New Accounting Software

The initial hurdle of acquiring new accounting software for construction companies is implementation. Whether you are new to world of Sage software or this is your first update in awhile, there are few things that you should know before diving into your brand new...

Construction Risks You Don’t Need to Be Taking

Running a construction company comes with a lot of inherent risks. Some are unavoidable, but others can be mitigated by making the right choices. Owning and implementing a construction project manager software is a great example of something that you can do to...

Common Construction Contract Disputes

Contract disputes are headache that all construction managers have to confront at some point in their careers. No matter how careful you are in preparing your offers, you are eventually going to run into a situation that requires you to go through a negotiating...

Time Management for Construction Managers

Time management is not something that everyone excels at, but it is one of the most crucial skills that a construction manager or owner can posses. Just like budgeting your finances, budgeting your time is an important way to save money. So if you are having problems...