Wood has been the backbone of many construction projects from our earliest days, for framing, support, foundational and purely aesthetic functions. Abundant in supply and limitless in its beauty, it has been a valuable resource for centuries. However, it took somewhat of a backseat once concrete and steel became the darlings of the construction industry.
When you're approaching the start of a new project, it's easy to get ahead of yourself and be overly concerned with the creative execution and final product. Before work begins, though, it's important to find time to align expectations, brainstorm with your team, and decide on the major goals and themes driving the project. In this article we review our process to leading a productive project kickoff meeting, and the way we structure those conversations.
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