José R. Mendoza

Jose Mendoza

  • Articles have been published in Popular Science and HuffPost.
  • Has an associate degree in tourism management/bachelor's degree in hospitality management.

  • Has written for The Spruce since August 2020.


José has been working and managing construction projects since 2010, and his work has been published in Popular Science and HuffPost. He is an innovator when it comes to construction and likes to build in a sustainable way. When he is not building, he likes to travel and cook Salvadoran food. 

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José has a bachelor's degree in hospitality and tourism management and an associate degree in Applied Sciences (A.A.S.) in hospitality management. 


Expertise: Construction, Carpentry, Indoor Renovation, DIY Projects
Education: City University of New York

About The Spruce

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