Builder Stories Podcast Hosted by Eric Fortenberry
Episode 48

It’s All About the DetailsWith Debbie Adams of Adams Company

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Meet Debbie Adams, owner of Adams Company located in Austin, Texas. In this episode, we delve into Debbie's remarkable journey from a secretary in the construction industry to the owner of an award-winning remodeling company. Debbie shares her path to success, which began with a chance job opportunity in 1987 and evolved through years of hands-on experience, perseverance, and dedication to quality. From managing high-end custom home builds to overcoming personal tragedy, Debbie's story is one of resilience and innovation. She also explains her unique approach to managing payment schedules, where clients pay a weekly draw rather than at project milestones, ensuring smooth cash flow and avoiding disputes over incomplete stages. Listen as she discusses the importance of detailed planning, customer communication, and the value of building strong industry relationships.

Here are some key takeaways from our discussion with Debbie:

  • Empowering women in the construction industry
  • Navigating challenges with resilience
  • Adapting and learning along the way

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Learn more about Adams Company here.

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