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September 27, 2016
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BIM: The 5D Approach to Your Next Commercial Building Project

Imagine technology that can help you see your commercial building project plans beyond 3D, technology that would help your project stay on time and within budget, then allow you to optimize your...


September 27, 2016

Construction Industry Grapples with Construction Materials Shortage: Tips to Cope

The construction industry has taken more than its fair share of sucker punches lately. Labor shortages have long posed a challenge, with the Bureau of Labor Statistics reporting that the number of...


September 26, 2016

Top Five Trip-Ups When Restoring Old Buildings

Nothing quite matches the thrill of restoring an old building to its former glory. To undo the damage that has been done by the hands of time, and the unwitting errors of past property owners, can...


September 17, 2016

Building Something? Be Sure to Bring in the Experts

When you're focused on getting your building project done on schedule and within your budget, it may seem easier to just have one individual or trade company do it all. At a glance, such an...


September 13, 2016

Prefab Construction: When it Makes Sense, and When it Doesn't

The popularity of pre-fabrication construction is growing, in large part due to a shortage of construction laborers. Experts project that construction will grow six percent this year, yet the labor...


September 6, 2016

Five Hidden, Cost-Saving Measures for Commercial Construction

No matter how deep your project pockets, no one has an unlimited construction budget. The good news is there are many ways you can save on your commercial construction costs, some of them obvious and...


August 10, 2016

Building construction: 5 benefits to bringing in the specialists

When you're focused on getting your building construction project done on schedule and within your budget, it may seem easier to just have one individual or trade company do it all. At a glance, such...


August 2, 2016

Commercial Building: When to remodel vs. when to build

As your business grows and changes, its space needs are likely to change as well. Eventually, owners of an expanding and evolving business must ask themselves whether to remodel or remodel or build a...


July 28, 2016

Coworking Spaces: What are they, and are they right for you?

For the rapidly-changing face of the modern workplace, building owners are increasingly looking at coworking spaces when it's time for office construction. Coworking spaces offer an opportunity for...


July 23, 2016

Four key areas to scrutinize in your commercial building process

When you're ready to take the next step in making your industrial or commercial building dreams a reality, it's important to step carefully to avoid common building plan pitfalls. In particular,...