In my 43 years in this industry, I have never once seen a job that did not have change orders. Costing software (and the process it must facilitate) should always account for every contingency, both foreseen and unforeseen. Of course, every client wants this! The key to
Learn how working with a plan-design-build firm ensures all the ethical dilemmas are entirely resolved, change orders are kept to a minimum, and the long-term ROI goals are met. Misalignment of Interests in Traditional Construction First, let’s talk about how everyone’s interests are not aligned
In my 42 years in this industry, I’ve noticed quite a few things about the common experiences we all go through during the design process. Observing and understanding these human experiences, there seem to be four universal truths about nearly every project we do. By
In the 42 years I have been in this business, we have found very few clients that say to us, You know, we’ve just got more money than we know what to do with—you just go ahead and do whatever you think is best. For
So you are considering a major remodel project for your home. You have a pretty good idea of what you want to do and how much you’d like to spend on Construction, but no idea about the costs for Pre-Construction. How Much are Pre-Construction Costs?