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builders

  • How To Check Your Contractors References

    I find significant humor and a dash of irony in traditional reference checking, whether it be for a job application, credit application or a contractor. What is so funny, you ask?…

  • House Plan Abbreviations

    Are all builders, architects, and developers on board with these house plan abbreviations? It might make life much easier for them and their clients.…

  • Home DIY & Design Twitters You Should Follow

    If you’ve been reading C&H lately you’ll notice that we’ve become big advocates of Twitter which is the latest social network to gain mainstream traction. It operates like an open conversation…

  • Las Vegas McMansions are Shrinking

    > Las Vegas has seen unprecedented growth for the past 20 years but this year the state of Nevada has dropped to 8th place on the list for growth with Utah…

  • Your Next Contractor Could be Amish

    According to the Wall Street Journal “About 600 Amish contractors or subcontractors work in at least a dozen states, a rapid increase over the past decade”. Homeowners are citing their craftsmanship…