Our friend and frequent collaborator Jim Godbout has done an incredible job leading this major effort in his beloved home town of Biddeford.
We're proud to work with him and his talented crew.Check out one of the eight commemorative tickets now available for opening weekend on September 7th - Jim Godbout! Tickets and apparel are now on sale at this link: biddeford-schools.myshopify.com/...
We also share our shop with Mike & Bill Maines, who have just joined forces as Maines Brothers to do design/build projects. We've worked with Mike on several projects in the past decade and we think they're going to do great stuff. ...
Krovel Made is a small furniture company located in Portland Maine. We build in furniture focused on simplicity of design, affordability and beauty. We use only the highest quality materials and finishes. We build end tables, stools, coffee tables, shelves and much more.
SMWC and the Maine Women's Lobby are so excited to announce our #PaidSickDaysProcott. A procott is a positive way of supporting a business for doing a positive thing for the community it is part of. We'll send shout-outs to the businesses in our community who believe that healthy workers #KeepPortlandHealthy and are leading the way to the implementation of a paid sick days policy for all workers in Portland.
Please join us in supporting these businesses! Here are some ways you can help:
* Share these posts! * Make your own social media. Get coffee at Tandem Coffee? Take a boat trip with Portland Paddle? Eat a meal at CÔNG TỬ BỘT? Post about it on social media. Tag us @maineworkers and use the hashtags #PaidSickDaysProcott and #KeepPortlandHealthy * Thank supportive businesses and talk to workers about the campaign! * Ask employees at businesses who haven’t yet signed on if they’ve heard about the campaign, or ask the business owner if they support paid sick days! ...
Are you looking for a job at a company with an appealing and dynamic culture that’s been designated one of the “Great Places to Work” for small and medium workplaces? A new career in a beautiful place?
If so, this may be it.
South Mountain Company, an integrated architecture, building and renewable energy firm located on Martha’s Vineyard, is looking for an experienced Project Manager.
This position has two major components: i) To manage complex residential and small institutional projects to ensure successful, high-quality delivery ii) To assist the Production Manager with estimating, scheduling, bid-process, and subcontractor management
South Mountain is a leading certified B-Corp, a worker-owned cooperative, and a triple bottom line company with an emphasis on great design, high performance/net zero new construction, deep energy retrofits, and peerless craft. To see some of our work and find out who we are visit southmountain.com.
If you are an experienced building professional with strong leadership, organizational, and communication skills, and you think you may be a good fit for the job, email a cover letter, a resume and three references to Newell Isbell Shinn, Production Manager, at nshinn at southmountain.com. No phone calls please.
This article is why Angie's List and other similar companies are a bad deal for contractors.
But they're also a bad deal for clients. Despite what they may claim, they do not vet providers for quality or even minimal competence. And contractors can pay to have their company rise in the results and sometimes even to get rid of bad reviews.
The reviews themselves are of questionable value. If you don't know the reviewer, how do you know how reasonable their judgement or expectations are?
We've steered clear of all of them. Even in the digital age, asking your friends, family and people you work with remains by far the safest way to find a contractor. It is also the favorite thing for a contractor to hear - "I got your name from my friend Jim - he says you're great." ...