The neighborhood presented an idyllic scene: well manicured lawns, flowerbeds, and neatly trimmed shrubs, giving each three-bedroom home a welcome appeal. Right smack in the middle of this scene, the destination for a geothermal estimate appeared as I rounded the curved roadway: a case of arrested development! The yard was a warzone where no grass had yet been sown, mounds of rain-washed dirt had been left the day the excavating contractor finished digging for the basement — weeds ...

Register For Free or Sign In to Access Entire Article

"A case of arrested development" is FREE to access as a registered user on Contractormag.com. Why register for Contractormag.com? It's simple and free, and provides:

  • Access to exclusive articles and news coverage
  • The full version of all monthly digital editions dating back to 2010
  • Allows you to comment on articles and discuss news with Contractor's editors
  • Gain valuable media content and more!

Already registered? here.