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    OSHA contractor training January 17, 2015 in Kansas City
    In the wake of recent fines accessed against a chimney contractor in Missouri, the Midwest Chimney Safety Council announced today that they will host an OSHA class January 17, 2015 in Independence, in conjunction with an annual education meeting....
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    Checklist For Hiring A Contractor To Re-Roof Your Home
    Choosing a contractor to re-roof your home is an important decision and a major investment in more ways than one. A professionally installed roof can create curb appeal which improves the equity in your home. More importantly, a properly installed...
  • Home Improvement Worker
    Different ways to sharpen your home improvement skills
    Many first-time homeowners find the number of home improvement projects that are necessary to be rather overwhelming. This is especially the case if they have been renting for quite some time and do not have the skills that are necessary to do the...
  • General Contractors Working on a Home
    What Can a General Contractor Do?
    A general contractor is an indispensable asset to any home project--particularly those that require expertise involving various systems like the plumbing and electric. Yet the general contractor isn't confined to large-scale renovation or...
  • Lisa Vanderpump
    ‘RHOBH’ star Lisa Vanderpump gets her lawsuit dismissed against wishes
    “The Real Housewives of Beverly Hills” star Lisa Vanderpump has had a tough year and it sounds like she isn’t about to get some positive vibes. The season finale air this week and it appears that she isn’t eager to watch...
  • New contractor taking over Obamacare website
    New contractor taking over Obamacare website
    A new outside contractor is taking over the problem-plagued HealthCare.gov, now that the Obama administration has decided not to renew its contract with lead website contractor CGI Federal.The White House and CGI announced Friday that, by mutual...
  • Carhartt builds a better polo
    Carhartt builds a better polo
    Perhaps it’s a bit strange to be infatuated with polo shirts. Perhaps not. Since my conversion to polo shirt enthusiast, my eyes have been opened to a world of collar, sleeve, and cut and sew variations, the likes of which would either...
  • What are the pros and cons of a CNC machine?
    What are the pros and cons of a CNC machine?
    Computer Numerical Control (CNC) machinery, otherwise popularly known as a CNC Machine, is a powerful piece of equipment that makes the life of an engineer or contractor that much easier and makes the job much more efficient.So what is it exactly?...
  • Premium Fence and Construction Ad
    Contractor takes the money and leaves town
    If you need home repairs be careful who you call. Jon Lang of Premium Fence and Construction has left many customers without repairs, after they have paid for them.According to KEZI 9 News, Lang was hired by Kim Anderson of Springfield to build a...
  • Man found dead in Olivia Newton-John's home: She was selling house to Rosie O'Donnell
    Olivia-Newton-John's home: Dead man found in house Rosie O'Donnell to buy
    A man was found dead inside the home of Olivia Newton-John and her husband, John Easterling. The death looks to be a suicide, but police will not rule out foul play until the autopsy is complete, according to “Fox and Friends” live on...
  • Employee versus Contractor
    Freshbooks 102: Protect Your Profits!
    It's never too early to prepare for filing taxes. For business owners who start their fiscal cycle in January or July, now is the time to get paperwork in order for the profit margin - workers. Workers are a companies biggest expense but at...
  • water damage
    Three Types of Water Damage Property Owners Should Know About!
    Water and flood damage is a disaster most home and business owners do not expect or plan for. Finding the right emergency response team is crucial for fast, safe and efficient recovery.Home and business owners have many questions about water...
  • Home Remodeling Contractor San Diego
    Home Improvement Contracting
    When you have completed your contractor interviews, and are ready to contract, here are some things to consider and steps to take before you sign:1. Ask the contractor to provide you with proof of liability insurance.2. Make sure the contract ...
  • Owner Builder Network
    Owner Builder Network
    When you have total control over every aspect of building your custom dream home, you can easily dismiss the notion that “they just don’t make ‘em like they used to.”Working with a mortgage broker, Sheila Kramer had a knack...
  • Kitchen remodel
    Remodeling? Don't forget the permit
    With the extreme downturn in Las Vegas home prices, many homeowners are choosing to stay in their homes instead of selling. Due to that decision, many are finding themselves turning to remodeling projects on the home front. While people are in the...