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Jack Taylor

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One Minute Summary

With over 40 years in the construction industry, Jack Taylor brings an expansive depth and breadth of expertise in virtually every role in construction and building including laborer, journeyman, project manager, estimator, scheduler, contract negotiator, operations manager, and owner of a construction consulting firm.

Jack’s superpower of complex computational analyses and “no fat added” approach to cost assessment, estimating and budgeting serves as the cornerstone to a successful track record of delivering projects that meet client expectations, financial goals and quality standards.    

With expertise spanning single-family residences, multi-family projects, mixed use developments, governmental, commercial, institutional, industrial, low-rise, mid-rise and high-rise construction, Jack’s clientele includes property owners and managers, developers and contractors, product manufacturers and suppliers, insurers and lawyers. 

Testimonials

“Jack always asks the hard questions to get the right answers to provide accurate costs to correct the condition.” -- Brad Hughes, Construction Expert Witness / Project Manager & Consultant | Bert L. Howe & Associates

“Jack is a “to the point” and “get the job done” professional who was always on time and up to speed on all of the projects he was bidding or tracking during the construction process.” -- Javier Vega, Owner & CEO | D-Vega Builders, Inc.

Areas of Expertise

Categories of Expertise

  • Construction Management, Contracts & Contracting

  • Construction Cost Estimating & Budgeting

  • Construction Defect Claims

  • Construction Quality

  • Building & Property Inspection, Testing & Analysis

  • Building Codes & Standards

  • Expert Witness, Mediation & Testimony

SPECIFIC TRADES AND BUILDING ELEMENTS

  • Foundations: Concrete & Reinforcing

  • Foundations: Concrete Slab-On-Grade

  • Basement Construction (Incl. Basement Walls & Insulation)

  • Basement Walls (Incl. Concrete, Masonry, etc.)

  • Moisture Protection / Waterproofing

  • Structural Frame (Incl. Floor, Wall and Roof)

  • Concrete Structure & Reinforcing

  • Masonry Structure

  • Structural Steel / Metal Framing

  • Wood Framing & Hardware (Incl. Rough Carpentry)

  • Floor Construction

  • Roof Construction & Trusses

  • Exterior Enclosure: Walls, Stucco / Plaster, Masonry Veneer, Siding & Trim

  • Exterior Wall Insulation

  • Exterior Wall Accessories & Decorative Metal (Incl. louvers, screens, etc.)

  • Windows

  • Storefronts

  • Curtain Walls / Exterior Glazing

  • Exterior Doors (Incl. Hardware, Weather-stripping, Specialty, Garage (Roll-Up, Revolving, Automatic, etc.))

  • Exterior Wall Flashing & Sheet Metal

  • Joint Sealants

  • Exterior Coatings (Paint)

  • Roofs

  • Sloped Roofs

  • Low Slope Roofing

  • Roof Insulation

  • Roof Flashing & Trim

  • Roof Accessories

  • Gutters & Downspouts

  • Waterproof Decks (Horizontal Waterproofing)

  • Interior Construction

  • Interior Partitions (Incl. Int. Wall Insulation)

  • Interior Doors

  • Interior Fittings & Specialties (Incl. partitions, signs, lockers, shelving, fire extinguisher cabinets, etc.)

  • Toilet & Bath Accessories (Incl. Shower Doors)

  • Counters (Incl. Tile, Stone, Laminate, etc.)

  • Cabinets

  • Finish Carpentry & Architectural Woodwork

  • Stairs (Interior and Exterior)

  • Interior Finishes

  • Gypsum Wallboard & Interior Plaster

  • Interior Paint

  • Interior Wall Covering & Finishes

  • Tile & Stone Assemblies (Incl. Showers)

  • Floor Finishes: Tile, Wood, Resilient & Carpet

  • Ceiling Finishes

  • Conveying

  • Elevators and Lifts

  • Escalators and Moving Walks

  • Plumbing

  • Plumbing Fixtures (Incl. bathtubs and manufacturer showers)

  • Domestic Water Distribution

  • Sanitary Waste

  • Rain Water Drainage

  • HVAC: Heating, Ventilating & Air-Conditioning

  • Heat Generating Systems (Incl. Fireplaces, Wood Burning & Other Stoves)

  • Cooling Generating Systems

  • Distribution System

  • Fire Protection

  • Sprinklers & Standpipes

  • Fire Protection Specialties & Assemblies

  • Electrical

  • Electrical Service and Distribution

  • Lighting and Branch Wiring

  • Communications & Security (Incl. Building Automation, AV, etc.)

  • Equipment and Appliances

  • Furnishings

  • Special Construction

  • Selective Demolition

  • Hazardous Components Abatement (Mold, Asbestos, etc.)

  • Cleaning & Waste Management

  • Building Maintenance

  • Site Preparations

  • Site Clearing

  • Site Demolition and Relocation

  • Site Earthwork & Grading

  • Compaction, Stabilization, Soil Treatment

  • Hazardous Waste Remediation

  • Site Improvements

  • Roadways

  • Parking Lots

  • Pedestrian Paving (Incl. exterior brick, tile, stone assemblies)

  • Site Development (Incl. ext. furnishing, signage, playing fields, courts)

  • Fences, Gates and Walls (Incl. Wood, Masonry & Metal)

  • Retaining Walls

  • Fountains & Swimming Pools

  • Landscaping

  • Fine Grading & Drainage

  • Site Civil/Mechanical Utilities

  • Water Supply

  • Sanitary Sewer

  • Storm Sewer

  • Site Fuel Distribution Includes natural gas, oil, etc.

  • Site Electrical Utilities

  • Site Lighting

  • Health & Safety Requirements

  • General Conditions

  • Project / Construction Management

  • Quality Requirements

  • Regulatory Requirements (Codes & Standards)

  • Design Coordination: Architectural (Incl. Specs, Interiors, Automation, Energy, Efficiency (Green Building))

  • Design Coordination: Engineering (Geotechnical, Civil, Structural)

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