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Technology presents a unique opportunity for custom home builders, remodelers, and contractors returning to work during COVID-19. Find out how industry-specific remote collaboration tools like construction project management software can help you get projects moving again while keeping your crew, subcontractors, and clients safe.
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Custom projects involve a lot of people and moving parts, and a job site can be a high-traffic area with project managers, subcontractors, and clients coming and going on a regular basis. Here are five ways technology can help you keep projects moving and keep your team safe during COVID-19.
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As a home builder, you know what goes into good construction. But what goes into building a good workday for you? A key part of the process is efficient, effective client communication. Here are five steps you can take to improve communication with clients.
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What is construction project management (CPM) and why does it matter for custom home builders and remodelers? Read on to find out why you should be adding structure and organization to projects to control costs, avoid mistakes, and increase profitability.
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New technology and processes require buy-in from more than just you. To get the most out of home building project management software, your team needs to be right there with you. Here are seven tips for getting your crew to adopt new construction technology.
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Home builders and remodelers who use construction project management software deal with the same daily tasks and challenges as those who don’t, they just do it faster and more efficiently. If you have a phone in your pocket or a tablet on the job site, but you don’t have residential project management software, you’re letting your most powerful time-saving asset collect dust.
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Effective communication is critical for any custom-building project. A single missed change order could mean negotiating tens of thousands of dollars at the end. Find out how a construction project management app improves communication with everyone – crew, subcontractors, clients, and more.
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Does the mere thought of change orders give you a headache? Trust us when we say that managing change orders doesn’t have to be a nightmare. We’ve put together a list of six pro tips for effectively managing change orders so they don’t delay your projects, cause stress on the job site, or hurt your bottom line.