Monday, June 19, 2017

Bedford Renovation Project

We are happy to announce that Brookstone Builders has been selected to perform an interior renovation and fit-up project for Aberdeen Growth, LLC of Bedford, New Hampshire. 

The undertaking will involve a complete new-construction fit-up of approximately 3000 square feet within an office building at 288 South River Road in Bedford. 

The scope of work will include the installation of electrical, plumbing, and HVAC systems, along with new drywall, ceilings, and flooring, and all interior finishes. J
ack Boardman will serve as Brookstone Builders’ Project Manager, and architecture will be handled by Dennis Mires P.A. of Manchester, NH.

Thursday, June 8, 2017

Growing Your Construction Business

Are you looking to grow your construction business now or in the future but don't know how to get started or what to focus on? Here are 12 Tips to Grow Your Construction Business from Construct Connect.

Monday, May 22, 2017

Important Renovation Considerations

Renovation has been a specialty area for us, and over the years our workforce has developed important skills and habits that are important considerations for working in job sites that are near or around occupied space.

As this short video explains, extra attention must be paid to safety, noise abatement, dust abatement, scheduling, and consistent communication, to ensure that all parties are aware of ongoing work processes and to manage the impact on "business as usual."

Friday, May 5, 2017

OSHA Resources

You might find this new resource from OSHA of interest, as they have developed a webpage to provide workers and employers useful, up-to-date information on the Construction Industry.

The site includes worker protection information, such as Workers' Rights, Employer Responsibilities and other services.

See more at: OSHA's Workers' page.

Friday, April 21, 2017

Job Site Productivity

How productive are your job sites and projects? Do you frequently finish jobs on schedule or early, and on budget? Or are you always scrambling to catch up? Construct Connect shares 'Nine Ways to Maximize Job Site Productivity'. 

Tuesday, April 18, 2017

Northeast Economic Construction Trends - 2017

Data from the NH Employment Security Department indicates that construction will be New Hampshire’s fastest-growing industry over the next 15 months, adding 1,155 jobs or 4.5% of current employment.

According to the US Construction Report for 2017, the Northeast and the West will experience the largest growth this year, with both regions gaining over 8%.

In our immediate area, Massachusetts is foretasted to grow 3%, Maine with a growth of 8% and New Hampshire a projected growth of 13%.

Read the full article...

Monday, April 3, 2017

Petco Project Award

We are pleased to announce that Brookstone Builders, Inc. has been selected to perform an interior utility consolidation and space improvement project at the Northway Plaza Shopping Center in North Conway, New Hampshire. 

The scope-of-work will include the interior demolition of walls and ceilings that had comprised three separate tenant spaces within the plaza, along with the consolidation of existing electrical systems and gas lines. 

The project is being done to facilitate the interior fit-up of a new 10,000 square-foot Petco store.

Reads the full press release...