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Spotlight – Nick Page, Owner, Nick’s Bricks Masonry Inc.

AUSTIN, TX – With over 35 years experience in Austin and in Central Texas, Nick Page has seen the ups and downs, and has ridden them all....

Created by : Abby BeMent
06/03/2013 14:26:00 | Viewed: 9519
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Spotlight – James McKinney, President, Waterloo Plastering Inc.

AUSTIN, TX – When James McKinney started his business in 2008, he says he knew that things would be slow. He says he also knew, however, that his industry experience would take him through the tough times....

Created by : Abby BeMent
05/07/2013 19:44:00 | Viewed: 201
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Spotlight – Jud Stringer, Owner, Building Abatement Demolition Company Inc. (BAD Company Inc.)

AUSTIN, TX – Jud Stringer has worked in his industry for 22 years. He opened his company more than five years ago. BAD Company Inc. specializes in building demolition, hazardous materials abatement and remediation....

Created by : Abby BeMent
04/04/2013 14:48:00 | Viewed: 289
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Spotlight – Glen Hubenthal, President, Construction Supply Inc.

AUSTIN, TX – Every day is different for Glen Hubenthal at Construction Supply Inc. He wears many hats at the company. “I am the only one here these days,” Hubenthal said. “It is just me and all my customers! I quote materials, answer the phone, unload the trucks and load the orders on a daily basis....

Created by : Abby BeMent
03/04/2013 15:30:00 | Viewed: 169
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Spotlight – Elton ‘Red’ Beaird, Owner, CenTex Door & Frame Inc.

AUSTIN, TX – Elton “Red” Beaird says CenTex Door & Frame relocated to a building across from its previous location in August. Red has worked in his industry for 62 years....

Created by : Abby BeMent
01/10/2013 16:05:00 | Viewed: 63
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Spotlight – Pierce Burns, Owner, Advanced Concrete Protection

AUSTIN, TX – Pierce Burns says Advanced Concrete Protection has operated in Austin, TX since 1999....

Created by : Abby BeMent
12/06/2012 19:55:00 | Viewed: 494
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Legal - Four common construction law misconceptions

AUSTIN - Throughout two decades of law practice, I have heard a number of recurring legal misconceptions from clients. Four of the more common construction law misconceptions include:...

Created by : lvelasquezcn
01/29/2018 12:03:00 | Viewed: 0
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Accounting - Tax reform

AUSTIN - The passing of The Tax Cuts and Jobs Act is a historic accomplishment by lawmakers. The act, seemingly, will try to spur our nation’s economic growth and job creation by reducing the tax burden on all job-creating businesses. So what exactly does this mean for contractors? How will the new laws affect the way contractors run their businesses? How much TAX SAVINGS should contractors expect?...

Created by : lvelasquezcn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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Insurance - How much does a contract bond cost?

AUSTIN - I frequently get asked to provide estimates for the cost of a bond as if I have a slab of meat and the buyer only needs one pound. Sure thing, I’ll just shave off a little and there you go! Of course, it isn’t nearly that simple and as my dad always says, “It depends.” The most common factors that determine rate are the type of work, time until project completion, length of warranty, where the project is located, whether design...

Created by : lvelasquezcn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0
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OSHA - Carbon monoxide poisoning

AUSTIN - Carbon monoxide (CO) is a colorless, odorless, toxic gas which interferes with the oxygen-carrying capacity of blood. CO is non-irritating and can overcome persons without warning. Many people die from CO poisoning, usually while using gasoline powered tools and generators in buildings or semi-enclosed spaces without adequate ventilation....

Created by : lvelasquezcn
01/29/2018 12:00:00 | Viewed: 0