- Construction Contracts
Solid forms and contracts protect your business, protect your crews, and most importantly, protect your profits.
- Bidding and Estimating
You need up-to-date current material and labor costs for your location to get that edge. Use professional cost books and estimating software to generate tight bids that win the job and protect your income.
- Building Codes
Never get caught short again - find all the most up-to-date building codes for every area of construction: residential, commercial, electrical, plumbing, mechanical and international.
- Building Trades
Industrial-strength guides and resources help you keep up with the best and most efficient methodology for any Building Trade. Find guides, manuals, videos, costbooks and software for every trade, including Framing, Roofing, Masonry, Electrical, Plumbing and HVAC, Painting, Drywall, Finish Carpentry, Heavy Construction and more.
- Home Improvement
Renovation is a different animal than new construction , and you can get a fat slice of this ever-growing pie - do the job right, fast and easy, with these comprehensive guides, manuals, videos and software.
Whether you're new to the building trades or a seasoned general contractor with your own construction company, a handyman or an international developer, we have the essential construction contractors information, tools, community and resources you need to keep your construction business humming and take it to the next level.
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Choose from over 150 top building industry books and construction software programs in over 20 major categories, and download and use over 100 field-tested contractor forms and construction contracts, written by pros for pros. They understand what you face every day, so you can use their expert knowledge to increase your bottom line!
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CONSTRUCTION CONTRACTS & FORMS
New & Improved: Contractor Form Packs are available for immediate download!
The Contractor Form Packs contain the essential documents you'll use again and again, including:
- Construction Bid Forms
- Home Improvement Contracts
- Service & Repair Contracts
- Construction Contract
- Subcontractor Agreements
- Lien Waivers
- Stop Work Notices
- Change Orders
- MANY more - over 100 field-tested contractor forms and contracts you will use every day!
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- Renovation & Insurance Repair Estimator
- Framing & Finish Carpentry Estimator
- Concrete & Masonry Estimator
- Earthwork & Heavy Equipment Estimator
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LICENSING EXAM STUDY GUIDES
Getting your contractors license is easy with help from our Contractor License Study & Exam Guides.
Get specific information on what is most likely to be on the test. Let experienced contractors guide you through the different sections. Practice with actual test questions and answers, plus read tips and tricks for scoring higher.
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Build it right, build it to code. Find all the Building Codes you need - Residential, Commercial, International, Electrical, Concrete, etc.
Not just for the General Contractor - Plumbing Contractors, HVAC Contractors and Electrical Contractors will all find the specific Building Codes for their trade.
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