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9 Steps to Constructing Your Commercial Building

With the economy in full swing, many companies are planning commercial construction projects. It is forecast that 2019 total construction starts will come in around $808B, about the same level as the previous year, according to Dodge Data & Analytics. The high volume of construction has contributed to an increase in the demand for skilled Read more…

5 Ways to Save Money in Industrial Construction

Industrial construction projects often require specialized skills and technology to meet precise specifications depending on the type of building to be constructed. Each type of building, such as a factory, warehouse, power plant, or any other kind of industrial facility requires specific industry knowledge and adherence to a host of federal, state, and local regulations. Read more…

5 Ways to Renovate Your Restaurant That Will Boost Revenue

Every successful restauranteur remembers the excitement of opening the doors on that very first day. It was also a time when your dining room was buzzing with happy customers enjoying a night out with their family and friends. But those days are gone, and you are left pondering where they went. After all, nothing has Read more…

Why You Should Hire a Commercial General Contractor

A commercial general contractor has all the resources, skills, workforce, and equipment under a single roof. A general contractor has also established relationships with a variety of vendors and subcontractors. It’s a lot more efficient and cost-effective than trying to source everything on your own. Whether you are renovating a small restaurant or retail store Read more…

5 Best Practices for Successful Commercial Construction Projects

Getting a commercial construction project off the ground can be a daunting process. Many moving parts need to work together with your commercial contractor, including skilled labor, materials, and equipment. It also takes financial resources and a commitment from business owners, developers, and stakeholders that will be involved with the project.  To help ensure your Read more…

What Goes into Calculating Commercial Construction Cost

With a growing economy, there has been an increase in commercial construction projects throughout the U. S. The cost of construction rose 5.7% in 2018; with Chicago, Portland and San Francisco incurring the most gains, according to the Rider Levett Bucknall Quarterly Construction Report for North America. The increase in cost was primarily due to Read more…

5 Construction Tips for Office Planning and Layout

To a large extent, your employees will determine the future of the success of your company. And your office layout is a significant contributing factor. It can also affect the overall health and mood of your employees, which determines productivity. And a more productive office will boost the bottom-line. So, whether you are constructing a new office or remodeling an existing layout, here Read more…

Building Up or Out: Which Is Cheaper?

To build up or out. That is the question many business owners and commercial developers have in mind for new construction and renovation projects. In real estate square footage is king: the more you have, the more valuable the real estate. But construction can be expensive, so being able to maximize every construction dollar is key. Building up is often the more Read more…

What is an Office Fit Out?

Any owner looking for space to establish or relocate a business has likely encountered properties that will build or lease to suit or office fit-out included. While the building may look complete on the outside, it is not in move-in ready condition. An office fit out is the final construction that uses the specs defined Read more…

4 Tips for Controlling Commercial Construction Costs

A commercial construction project is one of the most complicated tasks to manage. There are many variables to consider, such as workspaces, lighting, energy efficiency, and ADA requirements, to name a few. And whether you’re a business owner, project manager or property developer, your goals are the same: To keep the project on schedule, ensure Read more…