8 Ways to Insulate Your Construction Company Against Rising Costs

The construction industry continues to face supply chain slowdowns, labor shortages and inflation — though the latter of the three has generally moderated a bit as of late. To monitor and optimally respond to rising Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Feb 10, 2023

The Case for a Digital Construction Enterprise

The construction industry has always been all about mobility. Yet many contractors continue to hold on to paper processes that keep employees — and project information — unnecessarily tethered to the front office. The widespread Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Jan 18, 2023

Reviewing Revenue Recognition for Construction Companies

While many businesses handle sales in a single transaction, construction contracts often cover months or even years and include multiple payments. As you're well aware, the longer-term nature of construction projects can prevent contractors from Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Jul 20, 2022

3 Numbers To Know: Costs, Markup & Profit

Running a successful construction company calls for more than just winning bids and doing great work. To get ahead and make money, you need to carefully track your costs and accurately calculate how much to Read More

Diane Glover

Apr 01, 2022

Dos and Don’ts of Crisis Management for Contractors

From the Great Recession of more than a decade ago to the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, construction companies have endured some tough lessons over the years. To help you avoid learning some things the hard way, Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Dec 02, 2021

5 Common Construction Accounting Risks — and How to Address Them

The primary focus of most contractors is to complete projects according to specifications, on time and on budget. For some construction businesses, accounting tasks that support jobs can take a backseat. Unfortunately, without accurate and Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Jul 07, 2021

Nine Ways Contractors Can Maintain Healthy Cash Flow

Contractors trying to keep their construction companies financially healthy face two intrinsic challenges: the seasonal nature of construction work and the unpredictability of an invoice-based business. Both can disrupt cash flow and make collecting and paying Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Mar 04, 2021

Contractors: Fraud Prevention Starts with You

From equipment theft to padded time to cyberattacks, contractors are vulnerable to a variety of fraud schemes. According to the Association of Certified Fraud Examiners, the median loss due to internal fraud is $200,000 for Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Feb 04, 2021

Contractors: Act Now to Plug Cybersecurity Holes

The coronavirus pandemic has forced many construction companies to embrace a more distributed workforce. Employees who can work remotely are keeping connected with online and mobile technology. Meanwhile, team members on jobsites may be accessing Read More

Kirsch CPA Group

Dec 17, 2020