Henry’s Housework specializes in Four different service industries that consist of handyman services, roofing, power washing and gutter services. Henry’s Housework has earned both Environmental and Wood certifications from the Power Washers of North America, as well as certifications and... More
Posted by admin on Nov 14, 2011

Taking Your Construction Business on The Road It’s no secret that the housing industry is hurting and has been for quite some time. Depending on the part of the country you happen to be located in, commercial construction isn’t doing much better. If you’re a large general contractor or homebuilding company, you can probably weather the... More
Posted by admin on Oct 21, 2011

If you haven’t been there yet, it might be time to check out our updated Contractor Resources Page.   We have added a lot of valuable resources that could help your business with everything from business leads, to management software, or even licenses.   We are starting to build, what we... More
Posted by admin on Oct 05, 2011

A Career in Construction: My Very Own Rewards Program A lot of you reading this may be thinking it’s time for a career change and I can fully understand that line of thought as it crossed my mind on several occasions during my construction career  as well. Some of you may have already made the decision and are no longer working in the construction... More
Posted by admin on Aug 23, 2011

VOIP Phone Service: What Is It and How Can It Save Your Construction Business? Most people are probably not familiar with VOIP phone service or how it works (I consider myself fairly tech-savvy and I didn’t know anything about it until I started researching it).  In an economy where construction companies have seen massive cut backs, and being able to scale back is... More
Posted by admin on Aug 21, 2011

The CustoMonster... Not All Customers Are Worth Keeping Ok… I have to admit, I didn’t come up with the term CustoMonster (I actually got from a great website called www.businessbeware.biz… More about that in a minute), but I love the phrase.  In a tough economy, some businesses go by the theory that all business HAS to be good business…... More
Posted by admin on Aug 19, 2011

3 Key Factors to Look For When Buying or Renting an Email List As I mentioned yesterday, the Can-Spam Act outlines specific guidelines when it comes to sending emails to your customers or the email list that you have collected.  So what happens when you buy an email list or rent it off of another company?   Over time, you will eventually be contacted by... More
Posted by admin on Aug 12, 2011

Network Your Way to New Work I have always had a very strong work ethic that I imagine was passed on from my father and grandfather who were the same way for as far back as I can remember. Being among the first to show up for work, the last to leave, and working six or seven days a week was pretty much the norm during my... More
Posted by admin on Jul 26, 2011

How to Lose $3 Million In a Year Sounds like an uplifting story doesn’t it?  We all know the economy sucks right now, but there are a lot of companies that haven’t been able to weather the storm, so consider yourself lucky if you are still in the game.  One fact that most people don’t know about ME is that,... More
Posted by admin on Nov 18, 2010

Why Every Construction Business Should Know What 'Angie's List' Is Have you ever heard of Angie’s List?  I am sure some of you have, and some of you may have even used it for your own personal use.   If you don’t know what it is, you might be missing out on one of the best lead sources and potentially most damaging social media outlets on the... More
Posted by admin on Nov 14, 2010

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