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New Construction Booming Along 526 Corridor

By Charleston SC, commercial construction

Office building construction is booming along the Interstate 526 corridor, which connects Mount Pleasant to West Ashley. There are a total of 18 buildings that are immediately accessible to the interstate located on Daniel Island and North Charleston. These two areas have seen the most development, the lowest vacancies, and the shortest leasing period when a new building is completed, according to the 2016 third quarter “Colliers International Research & Forecast Report” on office buildings in the Charleston region. The…

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commercial building design

Commercial Building Design: 5 Things to Consider

By Commercial Space

There are many things to consider when looking at commercial building design. You want to make sure you have the right building design for your space and are utilizing every inch. Workspace must be efficiency governed and your employees should be working in the best way possible. Commercial building design: 5 things to consider. Zoning Depending on where you are building for your business, you need to make sure you will be compliant with all the zoning laws. Certain places…

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Tips for Installing a Drop Ceiling

By Construction, Installation

  Installing a drop ceiling can be a big task but there are many advantages to having a drop ceiling. There are major advantages to having a drop ceiling and can have a big impact on your property and work space. Pipes, cables, ducts and any other materials in the ceiling can be covered up easily with a drop ceiling and still be accessible. Also, by installing a drop ceiling, it can make it better for sound reduction. If you…

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Should I Change My Office Floor Plan?

By Design, Space Planning, Trim Work

Do you remember back to when you were a child?  Rearranging your bedroom was one of the most exciting ways for you to feel like everything was new again.  Do you remember the first time your family moved and you got a whole new bedroom?  Having something new, even if it is filled with old familiar things can often bring those old usual tools and pieces of furniture back to life again.  If you’ve ever been part of a fast…

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Best Commercial Remodeling Contractors

By Commercial Space, Construction, Prepping, Space Planning

Choosing the best commercial remodeling contractor is a big decision.  Unfortunately it isn’t something you can just ask for advice, read a few reviews and be sure of your decision.  Each commercial remodeling project can vary widely on scope, budget, quality of work and what your needs are.  Some commercial contractors may be excellent at keeping the price down and may come highly recommended but the compromises they make to keep costs low may not be appropriate for your line…

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Office Interior Design Tips

By Design

Gone are the days of taupe walls, closed doors and fake plants in the lobby.  Offices today are quickly being revolutionized by changing technology and a greater desire for employee satisfaction.  Just a few years ago, if you spent all of your days at your desk grinding away at your work you were considered a great employee.  Today being at your desk doesn’t necessarily mean you are being productive and longer hours spent in your office with the door shut…

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Do I need an Interior Architect?

By Design, Space Planning

Looking for an interior architect can be a difficult task.  Hiring the right person for that job is an important part of your building project and crucial to making sure your space turns out just the way you want it.  Especially when it comes to office space or retail space, you need to make sure your business’ personality and priorities are embodied in the look and feel of your new space. The best way to decide if an architect or…

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commercial construction

Get your Commercial Construction Project Started

By Commercial Space, Construction

One of the hardest parts of any project is getting started.  Ground breaking ceremonies can be so exciting because they are not only celebrating what is coming, but what has already happened.  Before you are ready to break ground on your project, whether it is new commercial construction, a renovation or an addition, there is a lot of work to be done. Before you can break ground, you have to start with understanding what your goals are in your construction. …

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Getting Organized in Your Office

By Space Planning

This time of year everyone is thinking about spring cleaning!  As the weather warms up and the days get longer, it can be easy to start to realize how much clutter and dust has accumulated over the winter.  Clutter is one of those things that is a natural byproduct of most homes and offices no matter how good you are at keeping things clean.  When it comes to your office, clutter and disorganization is also one of those things that…

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Office Interior Painting

By Commercial Space, Painting

If you are looking for a way to spruce up your office space this spring, a little paint might be all you need!  Office interior painting can see like one of those tedious tasks that you dread doing.  Who really wants to deal with all the noise, the smell, the paint, the months of aggravation and unsightly ladders and drop cloths everywhere?  What if office interior painting wasn’t as bad as it seemed?  Carolina Services Inc. can help you get…

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