Construction

Survey Results

Construction Lead Services Survey Results

The Construction Marketing Association conducted a national survey on the use of construction lead services by construction firms of all types, manufacturers, and related. To get a greater insight on the usage of Construction lead services we asked the following questions: Do you utilize construction lead services? If no, what is the main reason you do not use construction lead…
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Pre-Qualification of Construction Managers

Pre-Qualification of Construction Managers – An Essential Ingredient for a Successful Project

With ever-increasing costs of construction and the need to complete quality construction projects in a timely and safe manner it is critical that owners utilize professional and ethical designers and constructors on their project teams. Currently owners require that the project design teams are comprised of licensed architects and engineers. The license is an individual professional qualification that ensures that…
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Survey Results

Social Media in Construction – 2018 Survey Results

The Construction Marketing Association conducted a national survey to identify the effectiveness of different social media approaches of architectural/engineering/construction (AEC) professionals. To better understand social media usage and trends in the AEC industry we asked the following questions: Do you employ social media in your marketing program? If yes, do you manage social media marketing internally or outsource? What social…
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Construction Leads Webcast

Construction Lead Services – Webcast and Survey

The Construction Marketing Association announces a national webcast and survey regarding construction lead service best practices and effectiveness. The panel discussion and survey results will be presented at the November 15, 2018 webcast (1 pm CST). Panelist and industry veteran Chris Noble of Dodge Data & Analytics, and CMA Chairman Neil Brown will shed insights into construction lead services. The…
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Securing Your Construction Business Online with SSL Technology

The internet has made it easy and affordable to connect with your customer base and advertise your small business, but online your construction company could be at risk without a strong website security plan. That’s where SSL encryption can help. The rising popularity of website building, hosting and management services (like WordPress, Drupal, and Wix) has simplified the process of…
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5 Things You Should Know About Glass Graffiti Removal

Glass material provides a sophisticated touch to your building, office, or home. However, down the line, you may experience a few scratches or graffiti etching as such art is quite popular, especially in cities. This damage is caused by factors such as improper cleaning, a low-quality glass material, or acid etching. While some people overlook the damage, others seek the…
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5 Things to Look For in a Waterproofing Company

If you are looking to prevent a water problem in your home or you want to repair a faulty basement, you will need to hire a good waterproofing company for this role. Your home is your greatest asset and this means that you have to be very careful with the contractors that you bring in to do repairs. You want…
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Social Media Summit Construction

Social Media Summit – Construction – Webcast and Survey

The Construction Marketing Association (CMA) announces a webcast and survey regarding social media marketing usage and best practices in the construction industry. The Social Media Summit – Construction – Webcast is scheduled for Thursday, September 13, 2018 (1 pm CST), and is free to both CMA members and non-members. Webcast panelists include Kate Fisher, social media and content director for…
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3 Tips to Improving the Strength of Concrete With Mesh

Reinforcing mesh in concrete is used to improve the tensile strength of the concrete by helping it hold together hence limiting cracking. However, not all concrete requires reinforcement. Concrete that carries heavy loads such as foundation walls, footings and columns almost always need reinforcing mesh. However, small concrete projects such as driveways, pathways or even playhouse floors do not need…
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3 Tips to Choosing an Angle Grinder

When it comes to the time to stock your home with equipment and power tools, the angle grinder is definitely one of the top tools that cannot be forgotten. The angle grinder will be used for all your cutting and polishing needs. There are many types of angle grinders available on the market and this means that you have to…
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