Trump’s New Tariff Skyrockets Lumber Cost

Trump’s New Tariff Skyrockets Lumber Cost

Trump’s New Tariff Skyrockets Lumber Cost 4 July, 2018 Due to the new 20% Canadian lumber tariff set in place last year by President Trump, home builders are feeling pessimistic as lumber cost skyrockets. Since January 2017, the average new home costs an additional...
Where Are All The People?

Where Are All The People?

Where Are All The People? 20 June, 2018 In the second quarter of 2018, the United States Gypsum (USG) and the U.S. Chamber of Commerce Commercial Construction Index (CCI) have discovered that 9 out of 10 contractors are gravely concerned about the ongoing labor...
Architectural Spotlight: Apple Headquarters

Architectural Spotlight: Apple Headquarters

Architectural Spotlight: Apple Headquarters 16 May, 2018 Here at J-Tech, we not only appreciate advancements in the construction world; we also love studying new architectural feats. This week we’re shining a spotlight on the new Apple headquarters, which opened its...
Let the Bug Battle Begin

Let the Bug Battle Begin

Let the Bug Battle Begin 18 April, 2018 There are many exciting things that happen in the springtime, from warmer weather and blossoming flowers to birds and squirrels making their return. However, despite the exciting springtime changes, there comes a less exciting...
The Solar Bridge House

The Solar Bridge House

The Solar Bridge House 7 March, 2018 Tips At J-Tech, we enjoy staying up-to-date on new projects all around the country. This week we’re diving into a home built as a bridge over water, completely powered by solar power. Dan Brunn, a Los Angeles commercial and...