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Still here!

AUSTIN - Early one recent morning, Alamo Glass Inc. President Rick Tipple unlocked the store doors, grabbed the keys to the work trucks and one by one, backed the trucks into the lot. That’s when he was suddenly hit with a realization....

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Capital gain

AUSTIN - Jason Gordon didn’t open the third branch of his company, Heartland Acoustics & Interiors, in Texas’ capital city to “keep Austin weird,” although what he does is unique to the city. While scouting out a Texas location to complement his Colorado and California offices, he couldn’t help but notice Austin was indeed a bit different....

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Spotlight - James Pickell, Pickell Plumbing LLC

AUSTIN - Chinese teacher and philosopher Confucius advised us to study the past to define the future, and James Pickell seems to have heeded that wisdom. The owner of Pickell Plumbing LLC has overcome obstacles he has faced in life to build a thriving business rooted in daily hard work, tenacity and, interestingly, a water softener that he calls “Pickell Juice.”...

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Hopping to hype

AUSTIN - Kanga Roof isn’t just a clever name; it’s a clever marketing strategy according to Scott Feller, vice president of marketing....

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08/29/2018 16:40:00 | Viewed: 0
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Artistry in stone

AUSTIN - Make no mistake: masonry is hard work – lugging heavy stones in place, usually in the hot sun, slapping mortar down to secure the rocks....

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07/27/2018 11:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Becoming plast friends

AUSTIN - What are friends for? Getting their buddies into the lath and plaster business, that’s what! Just ask Celso Cedano, whose introduction to the industry through a construction-working pal turned into a 25-year career....

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Focus - Embracing staffing & technology challenges

DALLAS/FT WORTH - It’s a good time to be in construction and engineering/ architectural design in Texas....

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10/29/2018 17:01:00 | Viewed: 0
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Focus - Growing with growth

SAN ANTONIO - Jason Puchot holds a degree in Evidence Based Design from Texas A&M University. He is a Board Certified Healthcare Architect and has specialized in healthcare design since 2002....

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Legal - Design defects threaten Texas contractors

SAN ANTONIO - Many Texas contractors wrongly assume they have no responsibility for errors or omissions in plans and specifications. To the contrary, Texas courts have held contractors – not owners – bear the risk and liability of deficient plans when the contract is silent on the issue....

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Insurance - Litigious personal injury (PI) attorney-driven climate on commercial auto – Must address directly with your driver group

SAN ANTONIO - Have you seen your Auto rates steadily increasing over the last several years? You are not alone, it’s happening on all commercial insurance accounts across the board regardless of your own individual account’s auto experience – an 8% bump, 10% bump, even 15% or more are becoming more and more common!...

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