Rental asked construction industry economists to weigh in on what to expect in 2014. Among key areas of concern are construction activity, unemployment, raw material costs, and the general economic outlook for the coming year.
The decorative concrete market spells opportunity for rental houses. Equipment and products are specialized -- and in many cases, costly -- so it pays to rent from both a DIYer's and contractor’s perspective.
Increasing reclaimed asphalt pavement (RAP), incorporating a percentage of shingle content, adding crumb rubber, and producing warm mix lowers the cost of maintaining quality road systems and reduces the consumption of valuable resources.