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The Builder Nuggets Podcast

Dec 20, 2022

The remodeling industry is booming and our guest today shares how his company has capitalized on the demand. David Pollard has previously earned a coveted spot on ProRemodeler’s 40 Under 40 list, and now he’s focused on sharing his expertise with other young architects, builders, and remodelers. An architect by trade, he co-founded Liv Companies in Chicago and found his niche running his own design-build firm. Today we’ll cover his story, and where he thinks the industry is headed next.

Show highlights include:


  • 2:10 Early on I had an appreciation for bringing the architect and builder together
  • 9:35 Avoid the triangle of distrust
  • 15:50 It’s important to walk your clients through the design-build process
  • 17:40 The intent is to compress the timeframe of the design and pricing phases
  • 22:55 Post covid and the future of what clients are looking for inside their homes
  • 27:10 Using EOS to map out the future of our business
  • 28:55 There are some significant changes coming to our industry

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