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Updating And Maintaining Your Workplace’s HVAC System

By |2021-08-02T18:07:33+00:00August 2nd, 2021|HVAC, News, Press|

The summer is upon us, and it’s already shaping up to be a hot one. Air conditioners all over the country are waking up from many months of slumber. And unfortunately, many of them won’t work properly. They may fail to work as soon as they’re turned on, a week later or a month later.

Bay Area tops list as one of the world’s most expensive regions to build. Will costs go higher?

By |2021-07-28T13:45:29+00:00July 28th, 2021|News|

The COVID-19 pandemic has upended commercial construction and the design of future office space, but one constant remains — the Bay Area is the most expensive region in the country to build an apartment tower, biotech lab or classroom. Down from a top world ranking in 2019, the region trails only Tokyo and Hong Kong in

The Expensive Transition of Starting a Career in the Trades

By |2021-03-02T20:56:13+00:00March 2nd, 2021|News|

Starting any career will have its challenges, but when someone starts in the trades there are hand tools and safety equipment that are items of personal responsibility; and frankly the safety items such as work boots are often the last item on the list. Women in Construction is starting a scholarship to help Local 104

Introduce Your Palate to Wines from Priorat, Spain

By |2020-06-09T10:44:15+00:00June 11th, 2020|News, Wine Articles|

By Susan King CS, FWS I am so blessed to have a circle of wine loving friends, and we have been wine tasting and learning together over Zoom for the past several months. I know we are all anxious to be in the same room together soon. Last night, our subject was Garnacha/Grenache, and each

Interview with Tommy Fogarty, Jr of Thomas Fogarty and Lexington Wineries, part 2

By |2020-06-09T10:42:50+00:00June 9th, 2020|News, Wine Articles|

By Susan King CS, FWS Several years ago, you doubled down on farming in the Santa Cruz Mountains and purchased Gist Ranch to grow Bordeaux varietals. It is called Lexington Winery. How is Lexington working? Are you happy with how everything is going there? Yes. Lexington's been really great for us. That is part my

Interview with Tommy Fogarty, Jr. of Thomas Fogarty and Lexington Wineries

By |2020-06-04T07:30:59+00:00June 2nd, 2020|News, Wine Articles|

By Susan King CS, FWS We are lucky to live so close to a world class wine region. Whenever I say this, invariably, the reply is Napa or Sonoma – which of course we are lucky to live so near to. When I say this, I actually mean the Santa Cruz Mountains. Just mere miles

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