07 Aug
What Are The Different Types Of Aggregates & Their Uses?

What Are The Different Types Of Aggregates & Their Uses?

There’s no doubt about it – aggregates are the foundation of any building or DIY project. Not only are they a key ingredient in concrete and screed, they are also essential for sub-bases, but plastering, rendering, drainage systems, and surfaces – not to mention they also look mighty good as a decorative touch for a…

What Are The Different Types Of Aggregates & Their Uses?
10 Apr
Top Tips for Growing Your Construction Company

Top Tips for Growing Your Construction Company

No matter what your business is, the key to growth is an almost unstoppable ambitious drive. While you may have all the know-how in the world, if you haven’t got the motivation to push your business forward you’ll stumble at the very first hurdle. All the largest businesses in the world, from Facebook to Virgin,…

Top Tips for Growing Your Construction Company
17 Nov
Top 9 Traits of a Successful Project Manager

Top 9 Traits of a Successful Project Manager

All construction projects are temporary endeavors for construction workers, however the results of the build, and the lasting impression on the client, are much more permanent. For that reason, it is important to keep staff motivated and quality of work consistently high throughout the entirety of a project, which is where Project Managers can help….

Top 9 Traits of a Successful Project Manager
09 Nov
Behaviour-Based Safety Within Construction

Behaviour-Based Safety Within Construction

While construction is very much a hands-on and physical job, mentality and personality are also huge traits that need to be considered within the construction industry. The trade requires people of all ages, backgrounds and experience levels to co-operate and communicate, which can be tricky. The wrong kind of behaviour on a construction site can…

Behaviour-Based Safety Within Construction
03 Oct
Most Common House Survey Issues

Most Common House Survey Issues

If you’re purchasing a property, you are more than likely about to undertake a property survey. This is a vital first step to examining the structural integrity of your property. Property surveyors often encourage further surveys, and this is done for a very valid reason – property surveyors are by no means experts in all…

Most Common House Survey Issues
19 Jul
Top 5 Traits for a Construction Worker

Top 5 Traits for a Construction Worker

Right click here to save Whether you’re a business owner looking to expand your workforce with some competent new staff or are a construction worker looking to make yourself more employable, there are some traits in construction workers that are more desirable than others; here we present a rundown the top 5 traits for a…

Top 5 Traits for a Construction Worker
11 Jul
How to Improve Teamwork in Construction

How to Improve Teamwork in Construction

Any construction project is a collaborative process that requires the input of many team members, including architects, engineers, building contractors and the investors. While all members of this team share a common goal of wanting to complete the project, their methods of doing so and the priorities each team member has can be very different,…

How to Improve Teamwork in Construction
01 Jul
Top 6 Construction Myths

Top 6 Construction Myths

While a lot of the common misconceptions about the construction industry have slowly been dispelled as the industry has grown and developed, there are still some myths concerning builders and the work environment that are harming the industry’s reputation. Whether you’re considering a career in construction or are trying to defend your job to misinformed…

Top 6 Construction Myths