Apologies to Paul Simon, but when I looked at the long list of design ideas I compiled while at the International Builders’ Show in Orlando, I thought I’d try to mention 50 of them—a nice round num
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In terms of how builders run their companies, stop and ask yourself: Have we gotten better or worse since the crash?
The trade shortage gets worse before it gets better
Labor shortages are an industrywide epidemic. Here’s how to bring on and retain top talent
Part one: The impact of the trade shortage on margins, quality, and delivery nationwide
All photos: courtesy HBI
The Home Builders Institute is dedicated to providing a path to employment for those who need one—and it’s helping alleviate the labor shortage in the process
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Finding an answer to the construction industry's labor shortage—in your own backyard
This year’s "Builders for Babies" was held in partnership with the Los Angeles Angels in the parking lot of their stadium on April 29 and “diaper homes” were built by HomeAid partners Lennar Homes, CalAtlantic Homes, Brookfield Residential, New Home Company, Toll Brothers, and William Lyon Homes. Photo courtesy HomeAid America.
The building industry-based charity provides baby supplies such as diapers, wipes, and formula for homeless mothers and families.
Scott Sedam takes a look at the choices and responsibilities in solving the trade shortage