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Commercial General Construction Mistakes That Cost You Time and Money

In the world of commercial general construction, project planning and execution mistakes can make you spend more time and money than you expect. Business owners and project leaders must take the care to go about commercial general construction projects smartly. Completing any construction project can get overwhelming and complicated. Luckily, a lot of these challenges

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Restaurant General Contractor Highlights Complexity of Projects

Working with a restaurant general contractor throughout all phases of your project ensures your restaurant construction project finishes on-time and on point.  There can be more than meets the eye when it comes to restaurant construction.  A quality restaurant general contractor can tackle and resolve unique challenges and complexities allowing for seamless and successful completion

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Pre-Construction Steps a Retail General Contractor Follows

When businesses hire a retail general contractor to complete a successful commercial construction project, the contractor’s role takes on a lot of importance before groundbreaking. It’s no secret that a lot of preparation and planning goes into a commercial construction project. A retail general contractor often follows a few critical steps during the pre-construction phase

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Understanding Trends to Optimize a Medical Office Design

There are many ways to improve an office space with better design and high-quality renovations. However, when the project addresses a more specific setting, such as healthcare construction, there arises the opportunity to make changes to reflect evolving industry standards. Optimizing a medical office design becomes easier when you consider modern healthcare workflows and trends

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Restaurant Construction – Pros and Cons of Booth Seating

One choice, among many, that restaurant owners need to make is how to optimize dine-in seating at their establishment.  This includes deciding if fixed booth seating has a place in their dining room. While one should take into account being able to offer customers a variety of seating, how practical is it to install booth

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Office Space Renovation – Project Points

When considering all the possibilities you can achieve with an office space renovation, you can quickly get overwhelmed. With limited time and budget to work around, how do you decide which project areas are worth putting your dollars toward? After mulling over this situation, we’ve created this list of office space renovation projects that prioritize

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A Brief Look at ADA Compliance in Restaurant Construction

As we’ve seen in our recent article exploring ADA compliance for retail store construction, ADA guidelines help keep public establishments accessible to all.  For restaurant construction, there are just as many considerations to keep in mind in order to build an eatery where individuals with disabilities can dine in and/or be employees. Some of the

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Smarter Restroom Design for Any Commercial Construction

Discussing restroom design is certainly one of the less glamorous and exciting aspects of a building. However, the lavatories should not be an afterthought if you want to provide a more user-friendly and safe amenity. Every commercial construction project, from retail to restaurants to offices, requires restrooms with a varying number of toilets depending on

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Advice for Any Type of Restaurant Construction

Many restaurant construction projects follow a couple of core considerations to guide a successful project. Whether the restaurant is a quick-service, fast-casual, bakery café, or fine-dining experience, restaurant owners can benefit from some universal advice surrounding restaurant construction. Encore Construction has extensive experience working with national chains and local restaurants, and we’re ready to assist

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Working With Your Commercial Construction Contractor to Stay on Schedule

For most construction projects, the construction manager can give you an estimate on the project timeline during the pre-construction phase. Based on a realistic timeline, the commercial construction contractor can draft up a work schedule. Having a close-to-concrete idea of when your construction project will be completed lets one plan for business operations, deliveries, opening

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