Better Construction with Sean McStay

Better Construction with Sean McStay

Welcome to Better Construction and Better Business. A podcast focused on the people, products, and business of #betterconstruction. New Episode every Saturday morning link below! Have questions or would like to suggest a guest? Please feel free to send me an email at sean@betterconstructionmedia.com #construction #build #business... Show More

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February 20, 2021 31 min

In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Emily Mottram about getting into architecture, why building better matters, and launching her podcast!

Mottram Architecture: https://www.mottramarch.com/
Emily on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mottramarch/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Dr. Joseph Lstiburek about his career, making building science a priority, the importance of water management, and more!

Building Science Corp: https://www.buildingscience.com/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Aron Jones from Big Dog Construction about his journey in construction, building on the beautiful island of Grand Manan NB, and getting more young people into the trades!

Aron on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/bigdogconstruction.gm/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Andrew Peel about Passive House and its place in our industry. We chat budgets, risk mitigation, training, and more!

Andrew on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/peelpassivehouse/
Peel Passive House: https://www.peelpassivehouse.ca/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's must-listen episode of Better Construction, I talk with Emily Mottram and Travis Brungardt, about the future of trade shows in the construction industry. Speaking with an architect and a builder gives some great perspective as well as some golden ideas for anyone who markets to our industry!

Emily on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/mottramarch/
Travis on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/catalystbuilt/
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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Taylor Nomura, the founder of Taylor Reiko Design. We talk about #green #design, picking the right trades, reusing antiques, and more

Taylor on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/taylorreikodesign/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Andrew Legge, founder at Havelock Wool. We talk about #wool insulation, #health benefits, switching to #better construction methods and materials, and more

Havelock on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/havelock_wool/
Havelock Wool: https://havelockwool.com/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.co...

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In this episode of Better Construction, I talk with Etienne Gubler, CEO SIGA North America about the state of trade shows in the construction industry. Are they coming back? What will they look like?

Etienne on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/build_tight/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Marcel Studer, principal at Econ Group. We talk about his #passivehouse, switching to #better construction and more

Econ on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/econgroupltd/?hl=en
Econ Group: http://www.econgroup.ca/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Mike Maierle, principal at ETRO Construction. We talk about his career, finding #mentors, and building challenging projects.

ETRO on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/etro.construction/
ETRO Construction: http://www.etroconstruction.com/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Bryan Reid, president of Kindred Construction. We talk #betterconstruction costs, trade and staff education, and running a multifaceted construction firm.

Kindred on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/kindredconstruction/
Kindred Construction: http://www.kindredconstruction.com/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://bette...

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Etienne Gubler, CEO SIGA North America about the top 5 products and trends to watch in the construction industry for 2021

Products we talked about:

T-Stud: https://www.tstud.com/
Mass Timber: https://www.katerra.com/ , https://www.kalesnikoff.com/https://www.structurlam.com/
Havelock Wool: https://havelockwool.com/
Milwaukee MX Fuel Tool line: https://www.milwaukeetool.c...

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Howard Olsen from High Output Training Systems. We talk #sales, #customer engagement, connecting with your clients, and more!

High Output Training Systems: https://www.high-output.com/
Howard on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/howardolsen/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Gerry McCaughey 
from Entekra. We talk #offsite construction costs, time savings, and why it's not taken off in North America yet.

Entekra on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/entekra/
Gerry on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/gerardmccaughey/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Cristiana Crin,
designer at Perpetuum Designs. We talk #interiordesign,  #communication, getting better at connecting with customers needs, and more!

Perpetuum Designs on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/perpetuumdesigns/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: https://betterconstructionmedia.com

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Jeff Ward,
Director - New Business Development & Customer Experience at Durabuilt Windows. We talk #construction,  #sales knowledge, getting better at connecting with customers, and more!

Jeff on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/jeff-ward-09636439/
Durabuilt Windows: https://durabuiltwindows.com/
Durabuilt on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/durabuiltwindows/

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Bridget O'Flaherty full-time sustainability consultant, LEED AP, and REA! We talk #construction and #buildingscience knowledge, performance labeling for homes, and more!

Bridget on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/buildingsciencegirl/
Bridget's Website: https://bmoflaherty.wixsite.com/ecohomes

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Dave Cooper modular construction expert, and an online host. We chat about his career, being an army medic, changing the face of modular construction, and more!

Dave Cooper on Linkedin: https://www.linkedin.com/in/davecooperlive/
Dave Cooper on Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCjN6RQpN6sEaWQVaB0n4mDw

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR...

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Adam White, CEO, and owner of Intelligent Membranes and White Haus. We chat about his career, how he came up with the idea for intelligent membranes, and more!

Intelligent Membranes on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/intelligent_membranes/
Adam on LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/adam-white-b911a876/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOT...

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In this week's episode of Better Construction, I talk with Manny Neves, owner of Hardcore Reno's and host of the Construction life podcast. We chat about his career, how to sell better construction to your client, and more!

Hardcore Renos on Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/hardcorerenos/
The Construction Life: https://theconstructionlife.com/

My Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/channel/UC0czmX0jwkbkCDmJOTR5VnA
My Website: ...

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