June 2, 2020

Photo courtesy of Rockford Systems, LLC.

Preventing the spread of COVID-19 was the motivation behind sending employees home to work during the pandemic. And it will be the same driving factor for employees’ eventual return to the office. What design preparations can be...

May 5, 2020

Reduced occupancy triggered by travel restrictions and social distancing has created a unique window for ADA and green renovation

Hoteliers are being hit hard by the COVID-19 crisis, witnessing historically low customer demand, reduced rates, and unprecedented cancellat...

March 25, 2020

Routine Environmental Cleaning of Jobsite: 

▪ Routine cleaning shall be performed of all frequently touched surfaces on the jobsite. This includes, however is not limited to, workstations, countertops, handles, doorknobs, gang boxes, shared tools and equipment. 

▪ The us...

December 20, 2019

What's the one thing you're absolutely guaranteed to get out of starting your own construction business? Freedom, maybe. Pride of having your name hanging on the shutter outside. With a little luck, wealthy.

Good answers but the one thing you're guaranteed to get? It's...

December 2, 2019

Perhaps you’ve been there before: After checking into a hotel, you head to your room and open the door only to find yourself in a decor best described as Early American Garage Sale. Carpets are dirty and frayed. Wallpaper looks dingy. The bathroom has mold. You vow nev...

November 13, 2019

More than a hundred people work on a commercial building project in order to complete it on time. Managing this great number of people and ensuring ultimate construction goals are accomplished are the primary responsibilities of a construction project manager. He/she o...

July 22, 2019

Our local newspaper, the Plainfield Parkbench, stopped by Cicero's office recently to discuss business with Sam Cicero, Jr.

May 2, 2019

When you’re competing for the best people in a tight labor market, creating an office space where employees will be inspired and motivated is a logical—and valuable—renovation goal. Talent attraction and retention is a primary driver of new office designs. Many prospec...