Remodeling your existing office space or building a new commercial office space soon? Here are 3 tips on how you can make sure your project is a success:
Start Early On and Time Your Project Right
The key to ensuring a successful commercial office space construction project is to start planning early on. Designing plans, alterations to plans, zoning, permitting, and other unexpected delays beyond your control can stall your project. Allow ample time to avoid headaches and have a realistic timeline. And remember high-quality work can take time.
In order to minimize disturbances to your customers and employees and in some instances the neighborhood your building is located in, remember that timing is everything. Consider renovating during an off season for your company or after a major project has been completed.
Consider Design with Employees and Clients in Mind
Current commercial office design trends are moving away from individual cubicles and moving more towards building an open office space. This facilitates communication, sharing information and collaboration. Another thing to remember is that due to changes in technology and cloud storage solutions, less room is needed for paperwork and filing.
Remodeling your office indicates business is thriving which is good for employee morale and will help maximize productivity. Clients will also feel confident that business is booming and employees will be excited about the new office. You want to impress your clients and keep employees happy and engaged.
Select an Experienced Contractor
Building a new office for your company requires a lot of careful thought and consideration. Make sure to do your homework. It is vital to choose a contractor with experience in building commercial spaces, who will provide you with the knowledge, expertise, and know-how to make your project run smoothly. Choose a contractor with a good reputation and with solid references whom you feel comfortable with. You will be working with your contractor for quite some time on your project, so you want to make sure that you have a great relationship.
Based in Long Island, NY, Ben’s General Contracting builds close relationships with our commercial clients. We go above and beyond to ensure customer satisfaction.
If you need a licensed, insured and bonded commercial contractor specializing in office construction and remodeling, contact our team today at (516) 623-2945. We are especially convenient to locations in NYC (Brooklyn, Queens, Bronx, and Manhattan) and most areas of Long Island, including Plainview and Rockville Center, NY.
Article Written by Lauren Norinder