Tag Archives: contract glaziers

Subcontractors Forced to Play the Payment Waiting Game

Getting paid on time has long been an issue for contract glaziers, and now there’s a report backing up that concern. According to Levelset’s 2022 Construction Cash Flow & Payment report, general contractors are four times more likely than subcontractors … Continue reading

Posted in News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Construction After COVID: BEC Presents Session Addresses What to Expect

While nothing can truly replace in-person education, virtual options have moved to the forefront over the past year due to the ongoing pandemic. This month would have brought the contract glazing industry together in Las Vegas for the annual Building … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment

What to Know About “Paid in Full” Checks

Many jobs were put on hold due to the COVID-19 pandemic and, as the economy opens back up, it’s possible there could be an increase in price disputes. Glazing contractors should be aware that cashing a check marked “payment in … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , | Leave a comment

FGIA Speaker Highlights Common Problems with Onsite Glazing Installs

“The biggest trend we are seeing is pre-fabricated facades,” said Christopher Grey, senior project manager for Simpson Gumpertz and Heger, an engineering firm that designs, investigates and rehabilitates structures, building enclosures and materials. “This is changing the way products are … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Owner Interest is Top Obstacle for Modular Construction

As modular construction gains traction in the architectural community, it leads to the question of where the glass and glazing industry fits in. “We’ll be looking at hotels where every room is a container with windows, stacked ten stories, and … Continue reading

Posted in Featured News, News, Today's News | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment