Construction project management requires many years of training and on-the-job work to get right. Our many years of experience and QAQC practices let us promise that.
For our new clients and anyone trying to learn more about construction, we thought we’d break down the “building envelope.” What is it, and what is it for? Continue reading “The Building Envelope: What It Does and Why It Matters”
Are you trying to decide between restoration and a whole new building? Wondering what it’ll cost? We’re contractors. We’re here to advise.
Maybe you’re planning a new project, or you’re looking for a contractor. You might think the whole structure needs to be overhauled. You’re stressed about the budgets, the permits, the workload. But this is really rarely the case! Furthermore, restoration is often the best option when you’re on a tight deadline. As long as your foundation is safe and stable, we can renovate a façade to save you serious time and money. Continue reading “Restoration vs. New Construction: a Cost Comparison”
We’re firm believers in collaboration. Coming together to create and restore buildings is exciting! Every team member can participate in their specialization. The result is often better than when handled by one single firm. With that in mind, we like to keep up with the work in all aspects of our business. Architecture, in particular, takes incredible skill and makes for beautiful art. Continue reading “Beautiful Modern Concrete Architecture and Using the Design-Build Approach”
We focus on job order contracting. What does that mean? You’re planning a big project, and need to hire several firms or businesses for it. Here’s a rundown of what’s involved, and why it’s beneficial for all of us. Continue reading “What Is Job Order Contracting?”
Restoration is critical to saving many buildings from demolition. Not only will it maintain the integrity and history of the original structure, but it will save you money. Continue reading “Restoration of Concrete and Masonry Will Save You Money”
We believe that using high-quality materials will always result in high-quality work. TerraCORE’s panels are more environmentally friendly, resistant to aging and damage, and consistent than many others available for masonry today. Continue reading “Why We Use and Recommend TerraCORE Panels”
When it comes to general contracting, it can be a little bit confusing for those not in the industry to understand the complexity of what they do. In reality, there really isn’t an aspect of the project that a general contractor doesn’t do. From the very beginning to the end, a general contractor will be handling all of the work and managing everything so that you can sit back and focus on what you’ll do after the project is completed. Continue reading “Benefits of Hiring a General Contractor”
As with every career or job choice, there comes with a predetermined set of myths or misconceptions. While some are more outrageous than others, most of them tend to hover in the realm of fiction. When it comes to the construction industry, there are certain myths that are constantly iterated. Here are few we’d like to debunk, but please feel free to share others you might come across quite frequently. Continue reading “3 Common Myths About Construction”
What is Masonry Restoration?
Say you have an old building that was constructed using brick, granite, or stone masonry. When old buildings and structures tend to deteriorate with time, masonry restoration comes in to revitalize these buildings. At it’s most basic level, masonry restoration brings an existing structure or building back to its original form. Continue reading “Masonry Restoration: Everything You Need To Know”