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Benefits of Having an Updated Building for Your Business
Your physical building is a key part of your business. It is something that your customers instantly recognize about your company, and where you and your employees will be spending a great deal of time each week. So, it is important to make sure that your building is safe, up-to-date, and overall, a place where […]
Planning a Construction/Repair Project for Your School
It is common, as the school year progresses, for construction and maintenance projects to be made to ensure the building’s longevity and safety. When the time comes to make repairs to your building, it is important to know the proper steps you should take, so that the job is completed on time and within your […]
Types of Public Construction Projects Our Members Work On
Every Builders Association member takes great pride in their knowledge and experience, and completes every project within their clients’ timeframe and budget. Our members have handled numerous public construction projects, making them the go-to source for any major city construction that needs completed. Below are some public construction areas that our members are familiar with […]
4 Questions You Should Ask a General Commercial Contractor Before Hiring
Hiring a general contractor for a commercial construction project can be a difficult decision, and should require extensive research on the companies you are considering. A great way to gain more information is to simply ask questions when you make your initial inquiry. But what questions should you ask to help determine which company is […]
Medical Facility Construction: Concerns and Considerations
Commercial construction is not a one-size-fits-all endeavor. Each client is unique, with individual requirements that have to be factored into their construction project. The construction of healthcare facilities is even more complex, with strict requirements to their design. Let’s look at some of the particular challenges that healthcare construction projects come up against.
Build vs. Buy Your Commercial Property: What Will Work For Your Business?
Whether you’re starting a new business or expanding an established company, you need a building! But the question is, should you try buying a pre-existing commercial property and make it your own, or should you do a custom commercial property buildout to fit your needs? Like any major decision, there’s no one-size-fits-all solution. The answer […]
When is it Time for Commercial Renovation? Here are the 7 Questions to Ask.
Is your commercial space no longer meeting your needs? Do you prefer meeting customers away from your job site? Maybe it’s time to consider a commercial renovation. Commercial remodeling can make your building look and feel up-to-date, which, in turn, improves the impression you give your customers, increases the morale of your employees, enhances the […]
How the Skilled Construction Trades Provide Opportunity for the Workforce of Tomorrow
It’s no secret that the nature of employment opportunities is constantly evolving. Although no one knows precisely what the American job landscape will look like ten years from now, one thing is certain–skilled construction trades will continue to offer high quality careers. The demand and search for skilled labor is a constant concern for construction […]
How Will COVID Related Safety Measures Affect the Construction Industry in 2021 and Beyond?
The pandemic had a drastic effect on both the commercial and residential construction industries in 2020. Over a million jobs were lost during the shelter-in-place orders and forced shutdowns of mid-2020, with about 600,000 people hired in June as projects resumed. In most areas, construction was considered an essential business, which allowed projects to continue, […]
The Crucial Benefits of Hiring Local Commercial Contractors
If you’re just starting to price your next commercial construction project, you may notice that national contractors sometimes appear to be cheaper than local construction companies. That’s typically because national companies can leverage their size to get better rates on materials, equipment and (sometimes) labor. However, there’s a lot more to completing a construction project […]