• This Isn’t Your Grandma’s Swimming Pool

    Residential projects are not the bread and butter of Chris-Tel Construction. However when your client wants a two-story, outdoor entertainment area, to include a suspended lap pool, you make it work! Our firm has was chosen to provide construction management services for a very unique project on Gasparilla Island in Boca Grande, Florida. It began […]

  • The Use of Drones in Construction

    The use of unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV’s a.k.a drones) is changing the way construction companies do business. The use of camera mounted drones on a construction site can offer a unique view on the project. Construction companies make use of drones to obtain aerial photos of a project, provide real-time progress, identify potentially hazardous or […]

  • Precon Matters: The Importance of a Good Estimator

    Precon Matters. It is the most important step in any commercial construction project. In the preconstruction phase, critical value engineering decisions can be made and directions can be changed, much easier than in later stages of the project. The decisions made during this stage can and will help you to determine the critical path of […]

  • Selecting a General Contractor? Some Things to Consider

    Are you looking for a General Contractor (GC)? Is your project ready for bid with plans in hand? A General Contractor delivery method is used often in the construction industry. This type of delivery method utilizes firms that are specific in one area or another and will bid the work based on the drawings the […]

  • Five Key Things to Look for in a Construction Manager

    What type of delivery method does your project need? Does it require a general contractor or a construction manager? While these names have been used interchangeably throughout our industry, they are indeed very different. A General Contractor (GC) is typically a firm that can self-perform the work and in some cases are specialized in one […]