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Drones on the Worksite

There was a time when the construction industry struggled with a great deal of inefficiency. Many construction projects typically took 20% longer than expected to complete and were up to 80% over budget. New digital technologies have helped a lot on the worksite. One such tech is drones. Drones on the worksite saw a 239% increase in 2018. In PWC’s report on the impact of drones, they stated that the use of drones throughout a construction project provides an unparalleled record of all activities; cuts planning and survey costs; increases efficiency and accuracy, and eliminates disputes over the status of a project at a given point in time. No wonder a drone program is currently a terrific investment for construction companies.
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Popular Calculators for Construction Use

What is a construction calculator? It is a tool commonly used by carpenters, contractors, and construction management personnel to calculate various aspects of construction. In the construction world, hand-held calculators are some of the most important pieces of equipment you’ll need on the job. There are many options, offering a range of tasks, from measurements to materials estimates. We at @ Home Prep understand how difficult it can be to find the right tools for the job, so we are going to take a look at some of the more popular calculators for construction use.
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Reference books for Louisiana Mechanical Contracting licensing

Mechanical contractors are the glue that holds together new building projects. But the only way to work on those exciting new projects is to obtain your contractor’s license. Getting your license for mechanical contracting will allow you to work on projects with larger budgets and help you progress in your career. If you’re ready to take the next step towards career growth but aren’t sure where to start, here is what you need to know about getting your Mechanical Contractor’s License in Louisiana.
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How To Get an HVAC License?

Did you know that, according to the United States Bureau of Labor Statistics, HVAC – which stands for; Heating, Ventilation, and Air Conditioning technicians and engineers are in high demand across the country? If you do, then this might be a great career choice for you. In this post, you’ll find everything you need to know about obtaining an HVAC license.
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Why Skilled Trades Are Essential

Skilled trade jobs are in high demand right now. During the pandemic, many construction projects were put on hold and many workers were laid off. Projects are finally getting the green light, increasing the demand for skilled trades. In the last 5 years, the commercial construction industry grew by over 4%.

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Requirements for Getting Your NC Building Contractor License

  In North Carolina, getting a building contractor license is the next step in elevating your career as a contractor. To work on any project that exceeds $30,000, you must have a building contractor license. If you’re ready to take the next step and become a licensed contractor in North Carolina, check out the requirements below.
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