We have a big site at work but after the company expanded we were running very short on office space. Most of our accounts team was in a demountable office and they were really hot in summer and cold in winter. It was so much better for the whole team once we got the new office block built on site. This blog talks about the process of building a new office block, including the design and construction of a block for your team. I hope it will be useful for anyone looking to build a new office block on their site.
8 September 2018
If you are planning a building of any type, then you are probably thinking about the floor layout of the building, or what the frontage will look like. What you may not be thinking about is the piling you may need to support the building. It's easy to get caught up in the appearance of the building and finding the arrangement to make the best use of the floorspace, but if your structure doesn't have a solid foundation, then you are simply wasting your time as the building won't last.
26 April 2018
To display their work, painters use canvas. For roofers, the roof is the canvas. With most roofs covering several square metres, they are usually very conspicuous. Therefore, roofing contractors have to make their work stand out if they want to attract clients. While there are various ways to market your work, use of colours is known to be highly effective, especially in roofing works. For example, when people look at metal roofing, the first thing they see is not the design but the colour.
3 January 2018
If you're thinking about renovating your home, here are a couple of safety tips which you should keep in mind, to prevent injuries and accidents from occurring during this process. Take steps to avoid inhalation of toxic dust Inhalation of any type of dust (irrespective of what the dust is comprised of) can irritate a person's lungs and exacerbate the symptoms of any respiratory conditions they suffer from. However, the dust generated during the process of renovating a house can be particularly harmful if inhaled in large quantities.
29 November 2017
If you own a large construction business, you may sometimes have to ship out parts and equipment to your customers and workforce. When you do this, you may use reinforced cardboard crates. However, cardboard boxes are not always the best option. A great alternative shipping container is a wooden crate. Below is a guide to 4 benefits of opting for wooden new crates when shipping your construction products. Increased durability
25 October 2017
When people here the word asbestos, they tend to associate it with prolonged health hazards and respiratory diseases. While it is true that asbestos fibres can lead to extensive lung damage and other complications, it is important to know more about this peculiar substance. Asbestos, while in good condition, is typically not a health hazard. It is only when it gets old and worn out that it releases harmful fibres that can damage internal organs when inhaled.