News: June 2017


The EXECUTIVE SUMMARY #18
the Executive Summary

“There’s something happening here…what it is ain’t exactly clear” – Buffalo Springfield I found this article in the Record Searchlight that was published by Business Advice Source.  I took some excerpts to share “In 2011 Redding was considered one of the top sunniest places….   Even with … read more


Capitol Connection #1034
California Capitol Building.Shasta Builders Exchange. Photo by Jeff Turner

Some ‘back and forth’ is required to ease into licensing in Arizona and California. I complete the western state ‘hat trick’ with a Nevada question I won’t answer! Wrapping up with the answer to an ‘open and shut’ question… Q:  We are looking to get … read more


Sun Protection – No Skin Off Your Nose
Tailgate Safety Sunblock

A suntan may look and feel good, but the sun’s rays can cause serious problems when exposure is excessive. Radiation from the sunlight damages the skin. Besides sunburn, it has been known to cause various types of skin cancer, including deadly melanomas. Having tanned or … read more


Shortage of construction workers in Nevada County reaching critical levels | TheUnion.com

Excerpts from theUnion.com: Barbara Bashall, Executive Director of the Nevada County Contractors’ Association, describes the local skilled labor shortage: “It’s terrible. It’s really critical right now. “Companies are screaming for employees,” Bashall said. Keoni Allen, President of Sierra Foothills Construction Company and a board member … read more


Upcoming Webinars and Workshops
Shasta Builders California Flag

How Government Agencies Administer Contracts Learn the ins and outs of how the government handles post-award orientations, quality requirements, delays, modifications, payments, disputes, terminations, acceptance, and close-outs. June 28, 2017. 10-11 a.m. Live webinar online.  FREE to attend. Sign up Today. More Upcoming Events How to do … read more


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