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Wallace Dostal

Wallace Dostal
Wallace Dostal is the construction manager at Demetree Real Estate Services. He has 30 years of experience in the construction industry.

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[fa icon="calendar'] 06.08.2017 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Construction

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If you’ve ever been involved in a commercial construction project, you know just how complicated and expensive these projects can be. Whether you are building a shopping center, corporate office, doctor’s office or any other type of commercial building, you will surely experience some kind of setback along the way. You and your contractor need to learn how to anticipate these setbacks before they occur in order to keep things on track.

Here are some tips to help you plan and meet your construction deadlines:

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[fa icon="calendar'] 04.27.2017 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Construction

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The success of any construction project will hinge on the talent of your project manager. But don’t think this means only the most experienced candidates are qualified. Even inexperienced project managers can be extremely valuable to a project—IF they possess the right qualities.

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[fa icon="calendar'] 04.13.2017 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Construction

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Most construction projects are faced with problems and potential setbacks at one point or another. Choosing the right construction services partner to work with based on individual and industry-specific needs can mean the difference between success and disaster.

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[fa icon="calendar'] 02.09.2017 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Construction

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Let’s be honest. Not all contractors were created equal and selecting the right one is risky business. How do you know if they are competent and reliable until you actually work with them? Well, you can’t really, but you can get a good idea of the kind of work they do if you know what to look for.

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[fa icon="calendar'] 12.14.2016 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Property Expenses, Retail Center

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Commercial property owners are constantly under pressure to reduce costs and stretch their shoestring budgets as far as they can go. This is increasingly difficult if you are unable to accurately predict future operating and maintenance costs.

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[fa icon="calendar'] 11.03.2016 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Construction

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When it comes to selecting an exterior siding for your building, it can be tempting to go with something familiar, like vinyl siding. However, there is another option you should consider that is more durable in the long term. It’s called hardie board and you may have already heard of it.

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[fa icon="calendar'] 09.06.2016 / by Wallace Dostal posted in Construction

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The construction and demolition industries are responsible for over one third of all landfill waste. Even more alarming is the fact that more than 75% of this waste is made from clean, reusable materials. This is not an inevitable result; a large portion on construction waste can be easily avoided.

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