Building a new office block
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Building a new office block

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.

Building a new office block

  • Terms You Need to Understand to Ensure Safety in Asbestos Removal

    17 January 2019

    Asbestos is a compound that is known to cause respiratory health issues, including lung cancer. It is, therefore, necessary to have it removed by an experienced removalist. To have a better understanding, you have to know the meaning of various terms. Asbestos Asbestos is a mineral used for its durability, chemical and heat resistance. However, it has been banned in some countries and states due to health concerns. It can be in many colours that denotes what type it is — for example, brown (amosite/ grunerite asbestos), blue (crocidolite asbestos) or white (chrysotile asbestos) among others.

  • Top 5 Electrical Renovations to Consider for Your Home

    17 January 2019

    Thinking of giving your home's electrical system and associated equipment a much-needed upgrade?   Whether you're looking to modify your existing electrical power system or replace antiquated electrical appliances and components, it is important to establish your priorities. There are many great electrical renovations you could do, but renovation costs often stand in the way of what you want to do and what you can do. Here are five electrical renovations that can deliver great value to your home.

  • 2 tips for those who want to prevent delays when building their new homes

    4 October 2018

    If you want to avoid delays when building your new home, you might want to keep the following two tips in mind. 1. Have your builder construct the house before or after cyclone season New home builders often recommend that their clients have their homes constructed either before or after cyclone season (this typically occurs between late spring and mid-autumn). The reason for this is that if you arrange for the building work to be carried out during cyclone season, and your home is being built in a cyclone-prone area, there is a very good chance that delays will occur during the construction project, due to adverse weather conditions.

  • Which piling solution is right for your new building?

    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.

  • 3 Trending Metal Roof Colour Schemes in 2018

    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.