How to protect your money from the financial risks of commercial construction

How to protect your money from the financial risks of commercial construction

By John D. WilliamsPublished November 21, 2017 11:20AMETHER, Colo.— Commercial construction firms have a bad reputation, and they’re often seen as a threat to homeowners and small businesses.But a recent survey by the American Institute of Architects and the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB) found that in the past decade, a number of construction…

Which lane construction projects are the most controversial?

Which lane construction projects are the most controversial?

Lanes on major highways in Canada are often built without any consideration of safety or environmental considerations.But as construction continues, some experts say that there is growing concern over the safety and environmental impacts of the work, particularly on the country’s aging highways.Article Continued Below Lane construction is a relatively new construction practice, in which…

What are some of the problems with Boston’s construction?

What are some of the problems with Boston’s construction?

This article is part of our new series of articles on Boston’s development.You can read more about our previous coverage here.Boston Mayor Marty Walsh has vowed to fix the city’s crumbling infrastructure, including its crumbling bridges. Walsh has also promised to get more construction done in the Boston area, including a major highway tunnel under the…

How to build Legos for your next project

How to build Legos for your next project

The construction trailer for Legos set.| Source: Lego, Getty Images A Lego set for your backyard?You can build it in the backyard.Lego is partnering with local builders to build the set for the city of Atlanta, with the goal of opening the construction area for the public to join in the fun.Construction trailers have been…

Why does a new construction plan need to include the ‘construction worker costume’?

Why does a new construction plan need to include the ‘construction worker costume’?

Construction worker costumes are becoming increasingly popular with the growing number of construction projects in Australia.Many of the construction outfits include items that are designed to mimic and replicate the construction workers attire from the past.One such costume is the “Construction Worker Costume”, which can be purchased at most construction supply stores.This costume is designed…

The best way to learn to love yourself

The best way to learn to love yourself

By Emma Lee, USA TODAY NEW YORK —   A few weeks ago, my husband and I visited a place that makes it easy to learn new skills:  the local movie theater.We ordered popcorn, saw a movie, and then spent a couple of hours relaxing.I was intrigued by the theater’s menu of new, locally produced,…

What does a road sign mean?

What does a road sign mean?

An article on FourFourtwo.com has revealed that a road signage design company is making a $1.5 million sign for a building that is part of a new road.The new road, which will be called M1, will be used by the new Lidcombe Highway, a four-lane highway built between South Wales and Ceredigion in the Welsh…

How to make a $100 million plant in a single year?

How to make a $100 million plant in a single year?

This article first appeared on Recode.Read moreNews:The $100 billion Pepper plant, which is expected to be completed by 2021, will create more than 300,000 direct and indirect jobs in the US.It is expected that the plant will create a total of 7,300 direct and direct related jobs.Pepper will be built on a former pulp mill…