CONSTRUCTION & INFRASTRUCTURE
Cheaters Don’t Prosper
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GOLDEN STATE FRAMERS REPORTS THE SOUTHERN CALIFORNIA CONSTRUCTION MARKET IS SOBERING UP FROM THE AT-ALL-COSTS TACTICS OF THE RECESSION.
BY C H R I S P E T E R S E N
There’s no doubt that the current recession has been one of the most challenging times for contractors in recent memory. At every level and in every market sector, contractors and subcontractors have been challenged on a daily basis by the harsh realities of the current economic situation. Although national facts and ﬁgures give an accurate picture of the recession, they don’t take into account the individual stories that make up those aggregate numbers. This issue, we continue our year-long look at the economy through the eyes of California-based carpentry contractor
// Owners are using higher-quality materials to improve projects’ values, Golden State Framers says.
Golden State Framers and its general manager, Gary Viano. In our last install-
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