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Project Spotlight | Food Distribution Company Looks Up for Expansion

With office space and commercial property costs on the rise, companies who are in growth mode are looking for creative ways to expand square footage in their current location and save money.  Is this possible?  It is! The natural tendency for most companies is to start looking for a new [...]

Project Spotlight | Food Distribution Company Looks Up for Expansion2018-11-14T14:58:26+00:00

Effective Guidelines on Deciding How Much Office Space You Require

  There is no magical formula that will truly determine how much office space you require these days.  You can find a plethora of on-line info that will tell you costs, how much space each person requires and ideal square footage.  Let’s not forget these are just guidelines.  The reality [...]

Effective Guidelines on Deciding How Much Office Space You Require2018-10-19T15:38:04+00:00

Spotlight| Pantone’s 2018 Colour – Ultra-Violet

  It’s official - the Pantone Colour Institute has announced Ultra Violet as colour of the year.  Be prepared to see violet everywhere! In the malls, clothing, shoes and advertisements.  Violet brings a dramatic, bold and regal yet mysterious quality when used in a space.  I have to agree with [...]

Spotlight| Pantone’s 2018 Colour – Ultra-Violet2018-10-19T15:33:18+00:00

Key Points to Maintaining Profitability When Estimating a Construction Project

So your project is now complete and the customer is happy. Fantastic news!  But wait, you return to the office, review your financials again and the numbers don’t seem to add up?!  How can you be at a profit loss?  Where did you go wrong?  Losing money on a job [...]

Key Points to Maintaining Profitability When Estimating a Construction Project2018-11-14T17:04:37+00:00

Glass Walls and Partitions are Here to Stay

  People are working differently.  As our physical work space is shrinking and becomes more centralized, we are adapting to a different business model.  We are creating the convenience of servicing our clients quicker, faster and better.  Thanks to our busy lives, we live in an instant gratification society.  Immediate communication [...]

Glass Walls and Partitions are Here to Stay2018-07-24T14:10:08+00:00

Design/Build Methods Strengthen Project Collaboration

  The principles behind the design/build have stood the tests of time but more recently it has started an industry movement that is growing in popularity as a new alternative for the general contracting and overall construction market.  Generally, we are used to seeing more design/bid/build projects which in most [...]

Design/Build Methods Strengthen Project Collaboration2018-11-14T15:16:51+00:00

Renovation vs. New Construction: What to Consider

  Good news! Business is going great and you are bursting at the seams.  Now, you have decided to embark on a journey on how to expand your business.  Do you renovate your existing office space or look for a new location?  With the construction market and prices fluctuating in [...]

Renovation vs. New Construction: What to Consider2018-11-14T16:52:09+00:00

Office Design Considerations for Introverts and Extroverts

  Can’t we all just get along?  Unfortunately, there is no simple answer to that question.  As humans, we are all taught to respect everyone’s individuality.  This is especially true in the business world.  When we work with a group of people, we learn to embrace and appreciate all different [...]

Office Design Considerations for Introverts and Extroverts2018-11-14T15:18:21+00:00