The Best Construction Bidding Tools

Posted on March 28, 2014

The Best Construction Bidding Tools

    The Best Construction Bidding Tools: The construction bidding process may be one of the most important aspects of the construction industry, since winning project bids is vital to a successful business. A knowledge of how to bid, create cost estimates, state and federal bidding laws, delivery methods, funding, reporting, and more, are all Read more…

Construction Management Job Duties and Tasks

Posted on March 24, 2014

Construction Management Job Duties and Tasks

    Construction Management Job Duties and Tasks   As a construction project manager, a lot of important tasks fall upon your shoulders, including:   1) Scheduling out the project (ensuring logical steps are taken and time is budgeted as required by deadlines)   2) Dictating labor requirements (sending workers to construction sites as required) Read more…

Our Hydro Hoe Wins Most Innovative Product Award!

Posted on March 4, 2014

Our Hydro Hoe Wins Most Innovative Product Award!

We are very proud to announce that BN Products’ BNHH-50 Hydro Hoe has been honored with the prestigious 2014 Most Innovative Products (MIP) Award at World of Concrete 2014! The Hydro Hoe was chosen by a panel of experts from the industry, including the editors of  Concrete Construction, Masonry Construction, and The Concrete Producer because of its innovativeness. Read more…

5 Professional Construction Tools To Make Your Life Easier

Posted on March 1, 2014

5 Professional Construction Tools To Make Your Life Easier

Regardless of your role in the construction industry, it’s important to have a well-equipped toolbox. The last thing you want is to have to turn down a potential job, or make a pricey stop to the store before you can begin. You may be a full-on construction professional, or a weekend hobbyist, but whatever your Read more…

Why You Need a Mixing Stand and Other Mixing Accessories

Posted on February 22, 2014

Why You Need a Mixing Stand and Other Mixing Accessories

Concrete is one of the most popular building materials. It is used in almost every construction project for its extreme durability and ability to withstand tons of pressure. From skyscrapers to bridges, any job that demands a product that will not fail under any circumstances needs a material like concrete. With that, this substance is Read more…

Construction Projects: Los Angeles

Posted on February 13, 2014

Construction Projects: Los Angeles

The City of Angels is a massive metropolis by any comparison. With a wide array of neighborhoods home to many cultural backgrounds, it is by no means a stranger to diversity. Given the strong emphasis on its unique heritage, most of the buildings in Los Angeles are constructed with various architectural themes. Many of the Read more…

The History of Reinforced Concrete

Posted on February 9, 2014

The History of Reinforced Concrete

Use your arrow keys or trackpad to scroll left or right Use your arrow keys or trackpad to scroll left or right The history of concrete goes back as far as the beginning of human civilizations in ancient times. But it was’t until more recent centuries that man began reinforcing concrete with rebar and other metals Read more…

3 Best Tools for Mixing Concrete

Posted on February 3, 2014

3 Best Tools for Mixing Concrete

Mixing concrete isn’t the most difficult process, but it does take a small amount of know-how in order to achieve the best and most effective results. It’s important to understand the difference between ready-mix and concrete mix. It’s good for both professional contractors and DIY home improvement tacklers to know these things, too. For DIY Read more…

5 Best Tools for Bending and Cutting Rebar

Posted on January 27, 2014

5 Best Tools for Bending and Cutting Rebar

  Rebar is one of the most functional and economical materials around. This heavy metal comes in long steel shafts that require fashioning and cutting as needed before a specific job.   The craft of cutting rebar is one story, but the tools that can both streamline th is process and make it easier are Read more…

6 Best Hand Tools for Concrete Construction

Posted on January 15, 2014

6 Best Hand Tools for Concrete Construction

Having the right tools is essential to being successful in the concrete construction industry. With the proper equipment, you are guaranteed to get the project done right and on time. Likewise, not having the correct tools on hand can cause unneeded delays, mistakes and end up costing you time and money overall. Since a majority Read more…