It is an exciting time to be a homebuilder. The market is beginning to bounce back, which means new opportunities for business, but coming out of a recession can also pose some challenges for residential construction companies.
Do you recall that scene in the movie “Animal House” where the marching band is led by the Drum Major into a blind alley and row after row of plumed musicians plow into a brick wall, crumbling to the ground in an unceremonious heap?
The construction industry and trucks go hand and hand like a hammer and nails. So, when the first 2015 Ford F-150 rolled off the assembly line this past November, the talk around town was the new aluminum body, making it hundreds of pounds lighter than its predecessors. But there was more.