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Sandy Griffis
YCCA columnist

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ycca@cableone.net

Sandy Griffis is the Executive Director of Yavapai County Contractors Association. For more information visit: https://ycca.org

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Did you know that a fire department in the U.S. responds to a fire every 24 seconds?

By Sandy Griffis January 14, 2021
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Our brief episode of moisture caused my phone to ring with roof-leak calls.

By Sandy Griffis January 7, 2021
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Not a week goes by that I do not receive calls asking what the square-foot price is to build a home.

By Sandy Griffis December 31, 2020
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While I am a firm believer in the power of positive thinking, I also realize that it has been an extremely tough year for many Americans, and our own community of families and friends.

By Sandy Griffis December 24, 2020
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While I am a firm believer in the power of positive thinking, I also realize that it has been an extremely tough year for many Americans, and our own community of families and friends.

By Sandy Griffis December 22, 2020
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Here is a “refresher” column on the process in Arizona called “Arizona 811.”

By Sandy Griffis December 17, 2020
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The lyrics from the classic 1945 melody, “Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow!” romanticize the magic of soft, white flakes that glisten as they fall across the landscape.

By Sandy Griffis December 10, 2020
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Help. Our home is five years old and the cultured marble countertops are turning yellow.

By Sandy Griffis December 3, 2020
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Ask the Contractor: YCCA provides help with just about anything in life
A very polite man walked into my office and said, ‘Hi, can you save my marriage?’

Throughout the years I have received so many precious calls from our citizens such as “Where should I purchase tires?” “How do I get my dog to stop barking?” “I need a seamstress.” “What day do they pick up my trash?” “How thick is a piece of rebar?” (I had to Google the answer to that question for the homeowner) “where is my GFCI located?” “How close can I set my scaffolding to a power line?”

By Sandy Griffis November 26, 2020
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The Thanksgiving holiday above all others brings to my mind so many different thoughts.

By Sandy Griffis November 19, 2020

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