1. November 2020 – Pfizer Announces 90% Efficacy in its Vaccine

    Through the first nine days of November, there have been major events that will shape the economic landscape for California for years to come. First, Prop 15, the ballot initiative to change the way commercial and industrial properties are taxed, was not voted into fruition. Not a week later, Pfizer has announced that their vaccine for COVID-19 has a 90% effectiveness rate in their test patients t…Read More

  2. October 2020 – City Tower and UCI Hospital

    Hello Everyone! We hope you had a fun and safe end to your summer, lucky for us Orange County people, staying outside is quite easy. With warm weather still around, the beaches are still crowded and restaurants/patrons alike are taking advantage of the expanded outdoor dining options. If you ask me, it almost feels like we are in Europe, just with a lot more face masks. This month, we would like t…Read More

  3. July 2020

    We hope you had a fantastic and safe 4th of July holiday weekend. Even though the beaches were closed, the Newport Harbor was open and the locals took advantage. Social distancing isn’t too hard when you can be on a boat in the ocean! As summer has kicked into full gear it has been exciting to see our community rally around the new normal, with plenty of restaurants taking advantage of their par…Read More

  4. Designing An Office Kitchen Your Employees Will Love

    Depending on your particular set of circumstances, you may be spending a lot less time at your Newport Beach office these days — or a lot more. Having an office kitchen is pretty much a no-brainer in American corporate culture, but how does yours stack up? Does your kitchen office design have everything your employees want, or need? Is it stocked helpfully and thoughtfully, or is it just a deser…Read More

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    Designing the COVID 19-Friendly Workplace

    COVID-19 is here to stay, it seems; actually, if you read the science blogs, it’s been among us for millennia. Its leap from animals to humans is, of course, what brought it among us in a way that makes all the difference in its impact. Since it is here to stay among humans, however, it’s essential that we learn to live and work with it and around it, and with respect to the way we are affecte…Read More

  6. June 2020

    Hello Everyone! June is here and with each passing day we are slowly progressing into normalcy in Orange County. Restaurants are reopening for dine-in service in Newport Beach, we can consider ourselves lucky for this newfound luxury. With more COVID-19 tests becoming available to the public, we are seeing a drop in the percentage of tests coming back positive, which hopefully makes the general pu…Read More

  7. May 2020

    It's safe to say that April was a month we would all like to move on from. The pandemic continues to cause the world to slow down as we wait out the storm, affecting economies, businesses and society as a whole. But here in Orange County, the new month has brought sunny skies, raising both the temperature in the area as well as our spirits.  As a community, we have been resilient, quickly adaptin…Read More

  8. April 2020-CoronaVirus

    Hi Everyone! We hope you are doing well during these uncertain times and practicing Social Distancing. This month we would like to take the time to go over our safety precautions that we are implementing and help explain what it means to be working in an "essential" industry. When CA Governor Newson issued the "Stay at Home" order, the entire state of CA was essentially put on hold as we try our b…Read More

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    Here’s What A Covid-19-Safe Construction Site Looks Like

    It might not be necessary for you to shut down your construction operations in the face of the Covid-19 pandemic. Not all workplaces, and for sure not all construction sites, are the same or  go by the same rules. Site by site, each place is different. And then, the rules vary based on what city and state you’re in. That being said, all possible precautions should be taken to ensure a job site …Read More

  10. Who Are We? A Closer Look At Your Newport Beach Construction Contractor

    Existential questions aside, we are a building firm and construction contractor specializing in Designing, Building and Consulting. That’s where our name comes from, anyway. We live in, work in and love Newport Beach. Here’s a quick rundown of who we are and what we do. About DBaC, Inc. DBaC Inc. was founded by John Curci, whose grandfather and namesake was a citrus farmer turned real estate b…Read More