Case Studies

How to Tell if a Contractor Will Build Your Project On Time and On Budget

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Building construction projects are complex undertakings. With so many companies and their teams coordinating with the general contractor, one of the biggest challenges is keeping everyone informed and working toward a unified goal of finishing on time and within the projected budget.

If you're considering a building construction project soon, here are two ways to tell the difference between a contractor who will deliver your project without costly delays and budget overages and one who'll do just the opposite.

Why Construction Projects are Late and Over Budget

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If you're in the pre-planning stages of a construction project, you want to know the answer to following two critical questions: How much will the project cost, and when will it be finished? Let's take a look at both aspects of your construction project.

4 Unique Benefits of the Design-Build Approach

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If you're considering a building construction project, it's well worth your time to look into the unique benefits found with the Benchmark Design/Build approach. Read on to find out four proven ways our design/build solution could save you thousands on your next building construction project.

When It's Time to Remodel Your Nursing Home

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Transitioning to a nursing home can be a challenging time for residents and their families. Remodeling your facility to make it more welcoming and home-like can make the transition much easier for everyone involved.

Avoiding the 3 Common Scheduling Delays of Commercial Construction

Construction Project Schedule

Commercial construction projects move quicker than they ever have before. The urgency to develop buildings for modern businesses has driven construction firms to build more, faster. Companies that enlist a commercial construction firm to build their custom project now work on tighter schedules and expect jobs to be completed on much smaller time windows.

Choosing Your First General Contractor for a Construction Project

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Anytime that you choose to do something for the first time, there can be many uncertainties and challenges that come up. You also inevitably face the concern of selecting the best option available and hope that you have made the best choice.

Preparing to Work with a Design Build Team

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An effective way to tackle your next construction project is with the design-build model. Enabling this model means that your needed services like engineering, architecture, and construction are provided by one team with experienced professionals. This approach often results in giving you the best product, price, and completion timeline.

5 Tips for Completing Your Construction Project on Time

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When you decide to start a commercial construction project, an essential step is to determine the time it will take to complete the job. This time frame is usually estimated by a general contractor and is subject to revision as the project initially gets started. Throughout the construction process, there are many crucial deadlines for planning, permits, financing and more. With an abundance of essential pieces to keep in mind, you work hard to accomplish the project in the timeframe that was estimated.

Is It Time to Update or Expand Your Commercial Space?

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Knowing when to update your commercial space means balancing the current needs of your business with your potential for growth. Remodeling, expanding, or even entirely new building construction for your organization can bring about some exciting opportunities. Here's how to know when it's time to put building construction on your list of business goals.

3 Tips for Remodeling Your Retail Space

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When you decide to remodel your retail space, there are a lot of things to take into consideration. A remodel can enhance your business, drawing new customers and ensuring repeats, but business owners want to minimize the impact during construction as much as possible.

At Benchmark Construction, we understand the intricacies of construction projects, and we’d love to help you plan yours. We’ve compiled some of our favorite tips to help you start the planning process.