About Us

Construction Coverage helps builders & real estate professionals make smarter business decisions.

Mike LaFirenza

Mike (Founder & CEO)

Our Mission

Managing construction projects can feel like a juggling act. Coordinating contractors, equipment, materials, and liabilities is no easy task. Luckily, many solutions exist to aid construction and real estate businesses in project and risk management. But finding the right solutions can take an enormous amount of time, energy, and money.

At Construction Coverage, we specialize in researching construction software, insurance, and related services. Our aim is simple: we empower builders to make better business decisions.

Who We Are

Founded by a tight-knit team of construction and technology experts, Construction Coverage is dedicated to simplifying the construction industry. Our guides, research, and reviews aim to offer clear insights for better business decisions. We steer away from marketing jargon, providing straightforward, practical insights on everything related to running successful construction and real estate businesses.

Brandon Medina

Brandon is a senior researcher for Construction Coverage and also works as a BIM modeler for a major concrete contractor. Previously, he was a senior VDC engineer with Truebeck Construction and before that, he was a project engineer with Gordon Prill, Inc. Brandon grew up in Templeton, California, and graduated from California State University, Chico with a BS in Construction Management.

Michael Stromberg

Michael Stromberg

Michael Stromberg is a lead data analyst and the head of software for Construction Coverage. Prior to joining the team, Michael enjoyed careers as a software engineer building portfolio management software and as a mechanical engineer in the data storage industry. He holds a BS in Mechanical Engineering and an MA in Business Economics, each from the University of California, Santa Barbara.

Jonathan Jones

Jonathan Jones

Jonathan Jones is a senior writer for Construction Coverage. He received his J.D. from Loyola Law School in Los Angeles in 2017 and has degrees in Philosophy and Political Science from UCLA. Growing up, Jon spent his weekends restoring classic cars in his father’s shop and working on home improvement projects.

What We Do

Buying Guides & Reviews

We publish comprehensive reviews of construction and real estate solutions, focusing primarily on software, insurance, and related services. Our objective is to streamline the decision-making process for businesses so that they can quickly narrow down their options to the most likely fit. Additionally, we offer detailed buying guides to deepen our readers’ understanding of the market and purchasing choices. Here are some of our latest guides:

We believe there’s no one-size-fits-all solution for every business. Different companies have different needs, from small contractors to commercial developers. Our approach is to match our readers with the best solution tailored to their unique circumstances.

To achieve this, we conduct a thorough assessment of options within a specific category, such as construction accounting software or construction insurance. This involves extensive research across industry reports, reviews, and forums to gain a comprehensive understanding of the field. We also consult with real customers and industry experts to gather their top recommendations.

We then refine our list of products or services to feature only the best solutions, based on our research. Lastly, we conduct an in-depth analysis of each option, considering its strengths and limitations with various use cases in mind.

We revisit each guide at least once a year to offer the most up-to-date information available. Our business hinges on credibility and how useful our work is to you. With that said, if you find that we’ve made a mistake or disagree with us, we’d love your feedback. Send us a message at [email protected].

Data-Driven Research & Analysis

In addition to our reviews team, we have a team dedicated to understanding market trends in the construction and real estate industry at a deeper level. We provide unique analyses and data-driven research reports to help construction managers, tradesmen, and real estate professionals better understand local, regional, and national market conditions.

Our reports are regularly featured across major national and local news outlets, such as the Los Angeles Times, USA Today, MSN, and many others.

Full Disclosure

Some of our recommendations contain links that generate affiliate revenue for Construction Coverage. If you click on one of these links or follow through with a product purchase, we sometimes earn a commission. We don’t let this affect our research. We strive for the truth in our reviews and we don’t push any products that aren’t at the top of their category.

Contact Us

Need to get a hold of us with feedback, questions, or input on what we’re doing? Don’t hesitate to reach out by sending an email to [email protected]. Or send us a message through our contact form. Please note, we do not accept guest posts.

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