Why Do Construction Projects Go Over Budget?

Renovation budgets and construction project budgets are difficult to manage and keep within their original confines. As a project progresses, you find yourself with emergencies, accidents, new additions, and potential surprises at every turn. Creating a project budget is already tricky without anticipating the number of obstacles you’ll encounter. If you know what to look […]

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When Do I Need A Building Permit For Renovations?

Your commercial space requires remodeling, so you begin the process of outlining, detailing, and preparing for the construction job ahead. Many different features and services go into renovation projects, but there are a few questions that need to be answered first: when do you need a building permit, what type of permit do you need, […]

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How COVID-19 Will Affect Office Layout Designs

With the arrival of COVID-19 and the ensuing pandemic, modern offices have transitioned into a work from home routine that has done wonders for productivity and slowing the advancement of the virus. As the effects dwindle, some companies find themselves in a favorable situation that allows them to return to the office under specific guidelines. […]

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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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Benefits of Bathroom and Breakroom 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, bringing in a remodeling company wouldn’t be a bad idea. When every space in your facility is […]

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How Your Office Space Affects Employee Well-Being

No matter how good an individual’s work-life balance is, their amount of time spent in the office can have a significant impact on physical and mental health. Many factors go into employee engagement, productivity, and overall well-being at work, and one of them is office space design. Workplace design trends are evolving and for good […]

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