Construction Industry

Roofer – Business Dynamics

Within the residential construction industry is a subset referred to as ‘Trades’.  Within this group exists one particular trade that has its own set of business dynamics.  Roofers depend heavily on labor to accomplish their […]

Construction Industry

Markup Percentage for Remodelers

In the construction industry, remodelers face a different set of criteria than your traditional new home builder.  Because of these issues the markup percentage on costs is generally much higher than other forms of construction.  […]

Construction Industry

Construction Accounting Terminology

In construction accounting accountants and bookkeepers use certain terms and there are distinct meanings associated with these terms.  This article is designed to introduce beginner accountants and contractors to these terms from the perspective of […]

Construction Industry

Margins in Construction

I’ve been asked to identify the average margins in the construction industry.  Honestly, there is no such thing.   I tried and after several hours of research I couldn’t even get one of the types of […]