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10 Commercial Construction Tips for Office Planning and Layout

10 Commercial Construction Tips for Office Planning and Layout

If you're planning to move into a new office or remodel existing space, you probably already realize there are many important decisions to make before the first wall is built. The process, while it can be stressful, should also give you an opportunity to think...

The Four Phases of Commercial Construction

The Four Phases of Commercial Construction

Freestanding buildings and interior finish-outs actually have a lot in common. New construction and commercial remodeling are two sides of the same coin. Although they may vary widely in complexity and cost, all building projects consist primarily of only four phases....

How to Design Commercial Construction Blueprints

How to Design Commercial Construction Blueprints

Making a tenant improvement to commercial space or planning to renovate a retail store or small restaurant can be time-consuming and confusing if you don't have a professional construction company "in your corner" to navigate the path through blueprints, plan...

Commercial Space: Renting versus Buying

Commercial Space: Renting versus Buying

Businesses large and small routinely face the decision-making dilemma associated with choosing commercial space. Buy or Rent is not a quandary faced only by startups and young companies. Unfortunately, the decision-making never really becomes simple but is instead...

How to Determine a Tenant Build-out Allowance

How to Determine a Tenant Build-out Allowance

Commercial space negotiations frequently involve discussions that relate to finishing newly-constructed shells or remodeling existing interior space. Typically, some tenant improvement costs will be borne by the building owner, particularly in a new building, while...

What to Look for when Hiring a Commercial Contractor

What to Look for when Hiring a Commercial Contractor

Although most homeowners are familiar with the hiring process for construction contractors, few people have had a need for commercial general contractors. Should the situation arise that a commercial contractor is needed, there are a few nuances to consider concerning...

Five Tips for a Successful Commercial Build-out

Five Tips for a Successful Commercial Build-out

While basic principles are the same across the spectrum of residential and commercial construction, new builds and remodel projects, commercial jobs might require some additional attention. Remodeling is as exacting a process as building new. Here are five tips to...

Bear Restoration Launches New Website

Welcome to the new Bear Restoration website! It’s been a long time coming and we are excited to unveil to you our newly designed website.  Savvy Outsourcing has been working hard over the past several months to update our site design and expand the information and...