Flipping a Home, One Step at a Time

on Apr 23, 2015 in Business

Some FortuneBuilders are discovering that they can live almost anywhere they want as long as they have an open mind to do so, even if they don’t think their budget will allow it. Some people might agree that buying a house and living in certain areas is out of the question because of their financial situation.

When One Door Closes, another Door Opens

on Mar 20, 2015 in Architecture

Choosing a new front door for your home can be both exciting and hinder your indecisiveness. There are a wide range of front doors you can choose from, but ultimately it is important to find a door, which looks aesthetically pleasing and provides safety for your home. Safety falls into two categories; protecting your home from outdoor elements and from unwanted house guests. Buying a custom entry door can also increase your home’s resale value, which definitely makes it a worthwhile investment down the road. Fiberglass Doors The beauty of doors, which are made out of fiberglass, is that they don’t rust or dent. You can get decorative glass panels built into the door or wooden borders built around the edges of the glass. Fiberglass doors that have wood incorporated into them are a nice alternative to more pricey doors made completely out of wood. Wood Doors Wooden doors are a very...

San Diego Real Estate Resources

on Mar 19, 2015 in Business

San Diego, California is a great place to live. It has everything people could want. There’s wonderful weather, great beaches, amazing nightlife, fantastic scenery, an incredible skyline, endless jobs and business opportunities, lots of diverse entertainment options, a rich cultural history replete with engaging sites and artifacts, and all kinds of available real estate. It’s easy to understand why San Diego’s nickname is ‘America’s Finest City’. Established in 1769 and incorporated in 1850, this 372.40 square mile city with a population of 1,345,895 is the perfect blend of the urban and the metropolitan nestled between Los Angeles and the Mexican border. If you’re looking for real estate in San Diego, you’re in luck. There’s a whole host of FortuneBuilders resources here to help you find exactly what you are looking for. The many...

Reasons for your business to go eco-friendly

on Feb 10, 2015 in Green Design

Everyone knows how expensive energy bills can get–especially if you have your own business or notice money that should be spent on something useful going towards electricity bills. But there are more incentives besides just the basic monetary ones to encourage your business to go green.

As leader in energy saving programs Cenergistic published, using an energy education program “is a positive way to turn America’s red, white and blue into green!” Businesses really do play a role in social change, and going green really is the right thing to do.

Building Information Modeling, the Future of Digital Representations

on Feb 3, 2015 in Technology

Building Information Modeling, which is also known as BIM is the production of digital representations of physical spaces. BIM 3D models have become popular for planning, designing and constructing buildings today. Technology in the 21st century has continued to simplify processes and reduce costs, while at the same time working to improve cohesion among groups working in the field. Latista Field mobile enterprise software is an example of an application, which uses the BIM app model. The BIM app allows construction teams to visualize their projects with a 3D representation of the project. Providing detailed 3D models, the capability to zoom and navigate throughout the model. The BIM 3D models provide a depiction of the floor plans, structure, electrical systems and other aspects of a building. If BIM is used properly construction teams have seen project times drastically reduced,...