Do You Already Have These Useful Resources for Contractors?

Being a contractor is tough work. Sure, being your own boss is great, but what it can really mean at times is that everyone else is your boss. You are always working for someone else. Then, as you grow, you find yourself dealing with the problems of management: labor issues, supply chain issues, pricing issues.

It can be a lot. So why would you do that without seeking out the best tools and help available?

Here are some resources to help you solve your toughest problems, or talk to other people about how they have solved similar ones.

Contractor Talk

Contractor Talk at is an online resource where contractors can talk with other contractors to problem-solve, share best practices, provide warnings and look-fors, and more.

This online resource bills itself as “A forum community dedicated to professional construction and remodeling contractors. Come join the discussion about the industry, trades, safety, projects, finishing, tools, machinery, styles, scales, reviews, accessories, classifieds, and more!” and boasts over 139 thousand members.

Join today and get your questions answered!

Join ACG

ACG is the Association of General Contractors of America is a professional organization supporting general contractors.

ACG’s title page proudly proclaims, “AGC of America is the leading association for the construction industry. With over 27,000 member firms, AGC provides a full range of services satisfying the needs and concerns of its members, thereby improving the quality of construction and protecting the public interest.”

A professional membership includes a magazine that addresses problems and concerns of people doing the work you do, and access to local and national chapters. They also sponsor conventions where you can learn, teach, and expand your skillset to help your company thrive.

Visit Equipment World Online

Wondering where to get the best tool for the job? Constrained by a lack of dealers in your area. Look no further than Equipment World at . Here you can find every tool for the job. No matter the job.

This site is about more than just buying and selling equipment and tools. Here you will find useful articles, helpful suggestions, and a searchable archive to answer your current issues in just a few mouseclicks.

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