Workplace Renovation—How Often Should I Redesign My Office?

Workplace design that considers air quality, lighting, views onto nature, and the general layout of the interior can significantly impact health, satisfaction, well-being, and staff productivity, according to the International WELL Being InstituteTM (IWBITM). Not only does an appealing office space design have numerous benefits for employees, but it also sends the right message to […]

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When Should You Invest in Energy Efficiency Upgrades?

No matter how new your facility may look, you’d probably be surprised to uncover how many energy-saving opportunities could be saving you money. So, how do you know when it’s time for energy efficiency upgrades in your facility? Here’s a guide to help you understand if your facility is a good space for upgrades. This […]

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Tips for Choosing a Commercial Contractor

When it comes time for a big construction project, you may feel overwhelmed when looking for a contractor. Not only are there so many from which to choose, but how do you go about selecting a contractor, even once you’ve narrowed it down? These tips for choosing a commercial contractor will help you narrow down […]

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Ensuring Your Building Is Compliant With ADA Renovations

The Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA) became law in 1990. It is a civil rights law that prohibits discrimination based on disability. Among many other things, ADA standards ensure the built environment is accessible for people with disabilities. If your existing building isn’t ADA compliant, you’ll need to make upgrades. Or, if you’re planning a […]

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How to Choose a Commercial Contractor

Commercial construction companies lay the foundation for the future of your company. For this reason, selecting a contractor to work with requires careful consideration. Choosing the right commercial contractor will help you feel more comfortable throughout the entire process and will ensure a successful project completed on time and within budget. What Is a Commercial […]

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Benefits of Industrial Design Upgrades

If you own or partially manage an industrial facility, an upgrade may not be something that is top of mind. However, industrial area upgrades offer quite a few benefits. Many general contractors provide commercial and industrial interior design services as well as industrial area upgrades. Here are five benefits of industrial area upgrades. Bring Life […]

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Benefits of Breakroom and Bathroom Renovation

Breakrooms and bathrooms―every workplace has them, but they aren’t necessarily the first space you think of when considering a renovation. While you may have never thought about a remodeling project for the breakrooms and bathrooms in your facility, breakroom or bathroom renovations have many benefits for your facility. When every space in your facility is […]

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The Importance of Radon Testing

It’s odorless, colorless, tasteless, and the second leading cause of lung cancer. What is this mystery substance? It’s a natural gas known as radon. Radon is a radioactive gas that’s created by the decay of uranium found in rock and soil. As you would expect, this noble gas presents a hazard to anyone around it, […]

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4 Trends Influencing Workplace Design

When it comes to getting the most from your employees, a commonly overlooked factor is the office. The design of a workplace can have a profound effect on your staff. For example, a bland office setting is less likely to keep your employees engaged throughout the day than a lively office setting. Studies in behavioral […]

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Case Study: Hamblen Schools

Customer Name: Hamblen County Department of Education Location: Morristown, Tennessee Product/Service Provided: Installation of Security Vestibules About Skilled Services Skilled Services LLC is an experienced general contractor in Knoxville, TN, and licensed in Tennessee, Georgia, North Carolina, and Virginia. We offer prompt, coordinated, and turnkey construction for companies of all sizes across a range of […]

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