What is “Resilience” in Construction?

In construction, “resilience” refers to the ability of a structure to withstand and recover from various challenges, stresses, or adverse conditions. Resilient construction involves designing and building structures that can endure and adapt to unforeseen events, such as natural disasters, extreme weather conditions, or other disturbances. This includes implementing measures to enhance the building’s ability […]

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What is Xactimate?

Xactimate is a software platform widely used in the insurance and construction industries for estimating the cost of repairs, reconstruction, and restoration projects. Developed by Xactware, a Verisk Analytics company, Xactimate is specifically designed to provide accurate and standardized cost estimates for various aspects of property damage. At South Shore Contracting, we use this software […]

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What is Reconstruction?

In Tampa Bay, Florida, the term “reconstruction” holds significant weight, especially in the aftermath of natural disasters such as hurricanes. Whether you’re a homeowner looking to rebuild after storm damage or a business owner seeking commercial redevelopment, understanding the intricacies of the reconstruction process is crucial. As a residential and commercial reconstruction specialist, South Shore […]

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