Posts in Project Management
What to Look for in a Contractor's Contract - From

A contractor without a contract is just a worker and his or her word. Even the most honest person would be hard-pressed to keep track of all the conversations that go into planning for the average construction project. That's where a good contract comes in. Many a conflict can be avoided if both parties can simply consult the contract when there's a misunderstanding on either side. Contracts can save relationships, and your house. 

These 10 tips, while just a starting point, will get you thinking about the most critical thing to have in hand before work starts.

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Time, cost or quality – Pick two

The 'golden' triangle of project management = Time-Quality-Cost

The concept = you can only have two of the three

Time + Cost = a project done quickly and cheaply ... but the Quality may suffer

Quality + Time = an outstanding project delivered quickly ... but it will Cost more

Cost + Quality = great work at a reasonable cost ... but leave plenty of Time to complete it

At Blue Leaf Design Build, your priority is our priority.  We will never sacrifice any of the components of the triangle; we will work under your direction.  We will consult with you to learn which components are your top priorities, and work to create the best product for you, keeping all components in mind.  Click here to read an article from Digital Brew.

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