Tag: Economy

As Wood Costs Increase, Recent Study Reveals Concrete Masonry Costs Remain Stable

When developers and REITs are defining the financial position of their multi-family investment opportunity, construction materials can be an afterthought in the overall planning process. And, when materials are factored into the equation, masonry construction is often overlooked. This due to the perception that concrete costs more and takes longer […]

Trends and Problems in a Weak Decorative Concrete Economy

Today’s trend has less to do with any certain product and more to do with a weak economy and saving money. Just like people are finding ways to make their cars go another year to save money, so too are they are looking for ways to make their existing concrete work another year.