Month: August 2020

entitlements submittal process

Earlier this week I broke down what entitlements are. I explained “Understanding the Code” and “Types of Entitlements”. I think this information is so important to learn before you submit for entitlements. I also wanted to provide you with a quick guide on how to submit for entitlements. Every project...

what are entitlements?

PDB stands for plan, design, and build. If planning wasn’t such an important aspect in our business model, we wouldn’t put it first. Ways that we focus on planning is with due diligence research, site plan development, and of course, entitlements processing. For most projects that we work on, entitlements...

8 ways to be less wasteful in your home

Imagine the typical home in the United States. Each week bags of groceries and household goods come in through the front door and each week large bags go out the back. Even if you’re buying healthy, organic food, non-toxic cleaning products, and natural beauty products, there’s still a lot of...

5 steps to customer satisfaction

It’s all about supporting the client. It’s their vision, their business, and ultimately their money. It’s our job at PDB Collaborative to understand and conceptualize that vision, support their business needs, and create a realistic project scope. To be the best Project Manager you have to focus on what I...