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How Your Commercial General Contractor Cuts Costs Without Cutting Corners

How Your Commercial General Contractor Cuts Costs Without Cutting Corners

In a construction or renovation project, people are wary of the connotation that cutting costs also means cutting corners. If you work with a skilled commercial general contractor, that absolutely should not be the case.

When you find and work with the right commercial general contractor, they know how to help you create cost savings in your construction project. We know clients are always mindful of staying on budget and reducing project costs whenever possible. In a construction or renovation project, people are wary of the connotation that cutting costs also means cutting corners. If you work with a skilled commercial general contractor, that absolutely should not be the case. Instead, you can trust their experience and professionalism to produce saving opportunities while achieving the highest work quality.

Demonstrate Excellent Communication & Coordination

Your commercial general contractor will work with you and many other teams to accomplish your construction or renovation project on schedule and to your desired vision. Without timely and precise communication, issues will pop up very quickly. Miscommunication and sub-par project coordination cause delays, poor project execution, potentially injuries, and legal disputes, just to name a few consequences. All this translates to more money spent on work we know clients won’t be satisfied with. When your commercial general contractor possesses excellent communication capabilities, you can avoid these unnecessary headaches.

Develop Thorough Project Plans

A commercial general contractor knows the value of planning and the pre-construction phase of any project. Having a detailed framework of a project drawn up avoids the possibility of wasting time and money making changes mid-project. What are some aspects your commercial general contractor will consider as they develop these plans? They can:

  • Apply their knowledge of the latest industry standards and best practices
  • Produce as-close-to-accurate calculations of material costs and building timeline
  • Suggest an ideal project start-and-finish date given the state of your local industry (taking advantage of the off-season pricing of construction)
  • Account for the work-site weather conditions (allocating extra days in the timeline and having plans to protect existing work-site and equipment)

Rely on Their Network of Vendors and Subcontractors

Established and reputable commercial general contractors cultivate a network of vendors and subcontractors over the years. They know who they can trust to deliver great work, source competitively-priced building materials, and do it for a fair and honest rate. Sourcing materials and labor is part of your commercial general contractor’s job; Having an in with your area’s vendors and subcontractors means you’re more likely to get the best deal.

Work With Encore Construction

As a premier commercial general contractor, Encore Construction is proud to provide interior and exterior services throughout Maryland and beyond. We have an impeccable track record, an impressive portfolio, and an experienced team that is ready to tackle your next big project. Our results speak for themselves, and we’re proud of the work we continue to produce for our clients.

Our office is located in Annapolis, MD and we are happy to serve Baltimore, Bowie, Columbia, Rockville, Washington DC, Tysons Corner VA, Northern VA, and surrounding areas. Follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and LinkedIn for news and updates! Do you want to discuss your project with a member of our team? Visit our website, and call us at (410) 573-5050. We look forward to hearing from you!

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