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Playing It Safe: 4 Tips for Contractors

A construction work site can be a dangerous place if all of the applicable safety rules are not followed. Along with the federal safety rules set by OSHA, each construction company has its own set of safety policies that must be followed on every job. Every construction worker and field supervisor should take all of […]

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What Will You Learn in Michigan Contractor School?

On January 1, 2009, the state of Michigan changed its continuing education rules for construction contractors. The new rules require much more continuing education for newer contractors, and they expand on the types of topics contractors can study while fulfilling their requirements. There are a wide variety of topics that contractors can choose from for […]

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What Can You Learn In Oregon Contractor School?

The state of Oregon takes continuing education for contractors seriously, and it has created a series of laws regarding continuing education to make sure contractors take it seriously as well. Thus, the state includes a lot of material in their coursework that is valuable to contractors. There is much that contractors can learn when they […]

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New Gear Keeps Contractors Warm on the Job All Winter

The winters are becoming colder, which means that working outdoors in the construction field has become more challenging. Arctic temperatures not only make work conditions extremely uncomfortable, but they can become deadly if the proper precautions are not taken. Before construction workers head out into the cold to do the job, it is important that […]

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12 Things You Should Know about the Florida Advanced Building Code

Many changes were made in the 2014 Fifth Edition of the Florida Building Code from previous editions. Knowing what these changes are is important for building contractors, engineers, architects, and others employed in the Florida construction industry. Just as keeping up with changes in code is important, keeping up with the requirements for licensure is […]

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