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Want to Be a Residential Contractor in Minnesota? Here’s What You Need to Know

The state of Minnesota has seen a steady rise in residential construction over the past few years, which means plenty of opportunities for contractors. The weather conditions in the “Land of 10,000 Lakes” for at least six months out of the year make it extremely important that contractors know the building codes to build residential […]

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Avoid These 5 Construction Employer Pet Peeves and Get the Job

Finding qualified workers for construction has been a long, loud complaint by building contractors for some time. A recent statement released by The Associated General Contractors of America states that 28,000 jobs were added in the month of August, however, the problem of finding qualified workers for the jobs continues. With construction jobs going begging, […]

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Want to Be a Residential Contractor in Massachusetts? Here’s What You Need to Know

If you’re considering a career as a Massachusetts contractor, then you’ll need to become properly licensed for your particular task. Like most states, Massachusetts requires every residential construction site to have a licensed supervisor and it requires that specialty contractors be licensed as well. But Massachusetts has its own unique set of rules that apply […]

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Want to Be a Residential Contractor in Michigan? Here’s What You Need to Know

Becoming a residential contractor can be a rewarding career in Michigan. This type of contractor renovates homes, constructs new buildings and manages projects. Part of their job is to obtain permits, supervise the work and hire subcontractors for specialized parts of the project such as electricians. Contractors also hold inspections on a regular basis and […]

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