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Top 5 Blogs of 2017

Top5Blogsof2017

As we close the book to 2017, we wanted to take a look back at our top blogs of the year. The following five blogs were the most visited on The Blueprint, so give them a read if you missed them throughout the year! Implementing New Technology Into Your Company Bringing new technology into an […]

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Keeping Homeowners Safe on Jobsite Visits

homeowners safety blog

The task of keeping anyone, especially the owner(s), safe on a jobsite isn’t an easy one, but it sure is important. Utilizing project management software, like Buildertrend, is a great way to keep owners updated on the progress of the project without having to visit. But whether you utilize software or not, the owners are […]

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Let’s Talk About Jobsite Safety

Let's Talk About Safety

With all of the safety courses, rules and stories out there, it’s hard to imagine that anyone could forget to put a hard hat on, wear safety goggles, climb a ladder properly, etc. But maybe forgetting isn’t the main issue here … maybe the real issue is that people are ignoring the jobsite safety standards […]

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Managing Millennials In Your Construction Company

Managing Millennials In Your Construction Company

It’s no secret that labor shortages have been an on and off struggle for the construction industry. And companies are having to shift their focus to the culture, work life quality and engagement to attract and retain good employees. But as companies ignore the facts and continue to spend the big bucks on training programs focused […]

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The Importance of Fostering Mental Health In Your Company

Fostering Mental Health in Your Company

Most of the talk regarding mental health awareness focuses on people who work in offices and tend to bring their work home with them, as they might be at a greater risk of mental health problems, burnout and high stress levels. But stress affects more than just office executives. The working conditions for many construction […]

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Safety First, Always

Safety First, Always

Even though most are aware that the construction industry has a reputation of generating some of the most hazardous work environments, there are still business owners and site managers who attempt to save on time and money by avoiding safety inspections and training. Workplaces that get professionally reviewed in regards to safety protocols tend to […]

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Builder’s Risk Insurance: What’s the Big Deal?

Builder's Risk Insurance What's the Big Deal

To get the low-down on what builder’s risk insurance is and everything that makes it so important, we interviewed Jill Aldredge, the Sr. Marketing Consultant Construction Risk Services at SilverStone Group. And if you weren’t aware of just how important this insurance is already, you’ll definitely know after reading this. What is builder’s risk insurance? […]

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