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December 12, 2016

Millennials drive changes to commercial office space and design

Generation Y, or millennial workers, are being recruited by companies that are pulling out all the stops by offering a number of office features.


December 1, 2016

Timelapse shows Coulee Region development

Our local landscape has changed a lot in the past 32 years, especially with communities north of La Crosse. But now, with Google's new Timelapse tool, you can actually see it changing. Check it out!


November 30, 2016

5 Reasons to Love the Coulee Region During the Holidays

Sure, Rockefeller Center in New York has a big tree. And yes, there are some spectacular Christmas markets in Germany. But for our money, there’s no place like home for the holidays, and the Coulee...


November 19, 2016

Five Building Design Considerations to Keep Your Customers Safer

We’ve all heard the stories about hordes of Black Friday shoppers descending upon a store with horrific consequences. And while every retailer wants a robust shopping season, no business owner wants...


November 3, 2016
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The Rise of the Rental Property

As the number of homeowners is slowly declining, the number of renters is slowly increasing. And it isn’t just millennials doing all that renting, the trend holds among all age brackets. According to...


October 24, 2016

Bone-chilling haunting tales...they're not just for residences

As the air chills our bones and trees begin to look like stark skeletons, we are constantly reminded of the spooky delights of Halloween in the ghostly tales the season seems to whisper to us. Have...


October 19, 2016

In Student Housing, Live/Learn Mindset and Resort-Type Amenities are Trending

As colleges and universities compete for students, student housing is evolving to offer widespread appeal and attract and retain the masses. Industry leaders say the latest construction and design...


October 7, 2016

New ideas transforming construction around the world

In the last few weeks on our social media channels, we’ve shared news about everything from bendable concrete to 3d printed bathrooms. We even saw updates about the development of invisibility...


September 27, 2016
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BIM: The 5D Approach to Your Next Commercial Building Project

Imagine technology that can help you see your commercial building project plans beyond 3D, technology that would help your project stay on time and within budget, then allow you to optimize your...


September 27, 2016

Construction Industry Grapples with Construction Materials Shortage: Tips to Cope

The construction industry has taken more than its fair share of sucker punches lately. Labor shortages have long posed a challenge, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting that the number of...