GCs and Subs: Even in the best of times, the subcontractor’s relationship with the general contractor can be less than pure bliss. Add a prolonged market downturn to the mix and this marriage might head for the rocks.
In some cases, that’s exactly what happened during the recent recession. Many GCs began self-performing some, if not all, of the sub’s wall and ceiling work, while others—some say the majority—went... [more]
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The Bumper Bead System from Trim-Tex is the latest innovation in interior finishing. Corner protectors have long been an afterthought, often installed last minute leaving unfinished looking edges and... [more]