Commercial construction for industrial building

Finding the right builder who would bring your next commercial project to life is crucial. When it comes to commercial construction, industry experience plays a pivotal role in successfully completing a project. This is why when it comes to selecting a builder, you must choose a firm who specializes in commercial work. Builders specialize in…

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Value engineering

Any project, be it commercial construction or residential, requires intricate planning and budget allocation, called value engineering. A lot of details are needed in planning your perfect project. You and your team need to decide on various things like the type of toilet and restroom accessories to be used, flooring, cabinets, lightbulbs, etc. Not to…

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Construction in 2021

Many construction projects were put on-hold last year as stay-at-home orders were implemented as a response to the Coronavirus pandemic. Not to mention, there is still a general uncertainty about the long term impact of the crisis on the economy. However, US contractors are spotting movements in some cities where upcoming activity for construction in…

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Face masks may be required

Although there has yet to be a specific nationwide standard for wearing face masks and other protective covering in public, this has not stopped states from implementing their health protocols. Data from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) show that wearing face coverings such as face masks is effective in preventing the spread…

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Construction apprenticeship online

Apprenticeship programs have seen a boom across different industries in the last five years. The US Department of Labor reveals that more than 252,000 individuals have entered apprenticeships in 2019, which represents 128% growth since 2009. In fact, more than 12,000 apprenticeship programs were created during the preceding five-year period. With the new COVID-19 regulations,…

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Woman working in a smart building

More and more businesses are taking a cue from the smart home phenomenon and integrating new technology to make their buildings smarter. Smart buildings integrate technology and systems that aim to improve their occupant’s lifestyle and boost productivity at work. These structures utilizes information technology to automate different processes to manage the building’s operations, which…

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construction health and safety

The risk associated with working in construction has always been significantly higher compared to other industries. Workers are constantly exposed to potential hazards like falling from heights, trench collapse, scaffold collapse, electric shock, and other injuries. And now with the COVID-19 pandemic, these health and safety concerns have escalated and driven to overdrive.  Today, there…

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age diversity in the workplace

Diversity and inclusion is quite a hot topic in almost every workplace. With the construction industry being no exception. Businesses are becoming proactive in hiring and working with a diverse group of professionals, which comes with both benefits and challenges. For business leaders, having to manage a team that ranges from ages 16 to 60…

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social distancing at the office

The COVID-19 pandemic has changed the way the public perceives shared spaces, especially the office. The comfort level we have working at the office will likely never be the same as we had pre-pandemic.  As we fear another outbreak, people are now more conscious about using public spaces or in dealing with physical interaction. The…

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