home construction terminology

General Contractor Or Building Contractor

Contractor, General or Building Selecting a general contractor is a topic I am asked about almost daily. First I want to cover what the term general contractor means and how it is sometimes miss-represented. First I want to explain that a general contractor is not necessarily the home builder. In fact many generals act only as coordinators hiring and … Continue reading General Contractor Or Building Contractor

DIY be your own general contractor

DIY General Contractor Responsibilities

I want you to look at your upcoming project from the perspective of a good General Contractor. Once you can do this you will be better prepared to think both strategically and practically about the project you want to undertake whether overseeing the construction of your new home or a remodel or addition project. Remember that no matter what … Continue reading DIY General Contractor Responsibilities