Most home builders are busy people with many tasks on their plate and if you tell them they also need to take time for networking, many will find that a difficult task to add. That is, until they better understand the benefits and how home builders can experience increased success by making time for networking. […]
A child?s first steps may come with a lot of fanfare, but they tend to happen on their own, without complex planning in advance. Taking your first steps as a home remodeling company is an entirely different story. Yes, you?ll want a fair share of fanfare so you can fill your calendar with projects, but
If past economic downturns have taught us anything, it is that you really need to ?make hay when the sun is shining.? By using effective marketing strategies when times are not quite so lean, you can build up capital to tide you over should things head the other way in the future. Custom home builders
Congress recently approved a $2.2 trillion economic stimulus package in response to the coronavirus pandemic that has wreaked havoc on the U.S. economy. The Coronavirus Aid, Relief, and Economic Security (CARES) Act includes several provisions to help small businesses and those engaged in the housing industry. [pdf-embedder url=”https://lakenormanhba.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/04/cares-act-small-business-loans.pdf” title=”Cares Act and Small Business Lending Programs”]
Whether you are someone who has been in the home renovations business for several decades, are just starting out, or fall somewhere in between, one of the most critical factors in your success is establishing a pricing system that fits your objectives. While it can be tempting to go with intuition and your ?gut feeling,?
Being a home construction contractor is not for the faint of heart or for someone looking for a standard 9-to-5 occupation. It takes hard work and you?re constantly juggling your time between sub-contractors, customers, marketing & networking, vendors, administrative duties, and more. With so many responsibilities and duties, it is no wonder you can feel
The Lake Norman HBA has partnered with ROC, a nonprofit ministry,?as well as?Central Piedmont Community College, Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools, Goodwill and various local construction companies to bring construction technology training to at-risk high school students on the west-side of Charlotte.? ROC students start the construction program their junior year and receive skills training in advanced
Of the roughly 850,000 single-family homes started in 2017, 58.6 percent included patios, according to NAHB tabulation of data from the Survey of Construction (SOC, conducted by the U.S. Census Bureau and partially funded by HUD). Among the outdoor features captured in the SOC, this makes patios considerably more common than decks (included on 23.8