Category Archives: Construction Industry

Stories from the construction industry.

Glenna Collett Vare

Handicapped

A crossover post, wow-wee!  Construction and golf do occasionally mix.  Actually, more than you might think.  Vendors love to schmooze the executives of the construction companies they sell the most stuff too….

Noah's Ark

It’s Going To Rain…

A lot of times onsite, something comes up quickly and we need to fix it ASAP.  A lot of times I get roped into calling various vendors and asking for…

A Note About The Environment

A lot of what I do as “The Builder Babe” on site is protecting and restoring the land and environment.  I don’t need to preach about how important it is…

A Note About Water Distribution

A lot of people don’t really know how water gets to their house.  In light of the “aquapocolypse” of the last week in Boston, I’d like to take you on that journey……

tree falling

If A Tree Falls In The Woods…

Telephone rings… Me:  Good afternoon, this is Builder Babe. Treecutter:  This is Pat from Mean Trees.  I faxed a quote over a few hours ago.  Did you get it? Me:…