Archive | November, 2013

“Small Business Saturday” promotes Mainstreet USA!

“Small Business Saturday”, created by American Express in 2010, lands on November 30th this year and is one of the biggest days of the year for thousands of small businesses. The National Federation of Independent Business (NFIB/California) the largest small-business association says, “If you want to support your friends and neighbors, then you need to […]

2013 California Building Code Changes – Part 5: Knee and toe clearance at dining, work surfaces and lavatories.

The new 2013 California Building Code goes into effect January 2014. As part 5 in a 6-month series on upcoming code changes, I’ll highlight some of the most important changes to the California Building Code before they become enforceable. Generally, we’re looking at the accessible elements called into question during almost every tenant improvement and […]