When you manage construction projects, you have to travel – a lot. Whether you’re the foreman, project manager, travel coordinator, or general administrator you have to make sure your contractor crews have the rooms they need when they need them. Even if it’s a last minute project, or if there are ongoing delays keeping everyone away longer than expected.
Whatever the story, accommodation fees add up quickly. In fact, lodging fees make up 26% of total travel costs.
It’s why in the recent guest article UNA wrote for ForConstructionPros, we focused on how you can reduce hotel costs. Keep reading to find out the five reasons why your construction crew lodging is costing you more than you think, and how to stop overspending.