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An Expert’s Guide to Sustainable Construction

Discover the latest sustainable construction trends and practices, reducing environmental impact while enhancing efficiency and durability.
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How to Complete a Successful Commercial Building Renovation

From initial vision to project completion, learn everything you need to know for a successful commercial building renovation.
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5 Commercial Metal Building Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Learn to avoid costly mistakes while ensuring safety and efficiency in your next commercial metal building project.
Signs Your Business Needs a Commercial Remodel

Signs Your Business Needs a Commercial Remodel

Discover different signs indicating it's time for a commercial remodel and stay ahead of the curve with our comprehensive guide.
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The Most Common Commercial Remodeling Mistakes: A Guide to Success

Discover how to avoid mistakes in commercial remodeling projects with our comprehensive guide. Learn practical tips and strategies today.

Your Guide to Metal Building Ventilation

Proper metal building ventilation is essential for the comfort of the occupants and for maintaining the building's structural integrity.
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Debunking Common Misconceptions About Commercial Steel Buildings

Debunk commercial steel building misconceptions and learn facts to help you make informed decisions when considering them for commercial projects.
Green Construction: Ensuring Sustainability in Pre-Engineered Metal

Green Construction: Ensuring Sustainability in Pre-Engineered Metal

Learn more about the sustainability risks in pre-engineered metal buildings and how green construction addresses them.
How Long Do Metal Buildings Last? Helpful Maintenance Tips for Longevity

How Long Do Metal Buildings Last? Helpful Maintenance Tips for Longevity

Curious about how long metal buildings last? Learn how you can prolong the life of these structures.

Comparing Proposals: What to Look for in RFP’s

Looking to begin a commercial project? Ensure a successful building outcome through RFP construction documents.

A Guide to Metal Building: Quality Control in Construction 

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Are you embarking upon a commercial building project? Be sure to check out this helpful guide on quality control in construction.  

Budgeting for a Commercial Metal Building Project

Are you in the process of budgeting for a commercial metal building project? Be sure to check out this helpful guide today.
Best Practices: Commercial Masonry Repair, Maintenance, and Restoration

Best Practices: Commercial Masonry Repair, Maintenance, and Restoration

Commercial masonry repair and restoration safeguards structures, ensuring longevity and aesthetic appeal. Read on to learn more.
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Prefab Steel Building Construction for Farm Equipment Shedsv

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By switching from traditional building materials to prefab construction, you can optimize your farm with an agricultural steel building. Check out more.
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Industrial Warehouse Design Considerations

The layout of an industrial warehouse will directly contribute to the efficiency of operations run in and around the building.
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Efficient Way To Build A Prefabricated Commercial Building

Commercial prefab construction has quickly become various industries' most efficient and cost-effective building strategy. Learn more today.
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All About the Stages of Ground-Up Construction: A Comprehensive Guide

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Ground-up construction is a method of building from the ground up. It starts with an empty or undeveloped site, hence the name “ground-up.”
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What Is the New Trend for School Building Designs?

Avoid common issues by understanding the new trends for school building practices in the construction industry.
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The Best Safety Practices in Construction

Avoid common issues by understanding the best safety practices in the construction industry.
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Your Guide to Construction Manufacturing

Take a comprehensive look at construction manufacturing, including how the process goes and how you can complete your project with it.

Design-Build: The Owner’s Role in Successful Outcomes

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Learn more about the role of the commercial building owner in design-build construction projects by exploring this informative guide.

Common Questions Around Commercial Renovation

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In this guide, we answer some of the most common questions about commercial building renovation. Read on to learn more!

Reasons Manufacturing Facilities Use Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings

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Discover ten reasons why pre-engineered metal buildings are the preferred choice for new construction manufacturing projects.
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Choosing a Design-Build Firm for Your Facility Expansion

Design-build construction firms reduce costs and construction times while simplifying the expansion process.
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The Ultimate Guide to Commercial Construction Site Preparation

Proper site preparation for construction is necessary for a smooth building process. Learn more about its importance and the steps involved.
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3 Design Inspirations for Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings

Read our blog to learn about pre-engineered metal building design ideas and what designs could benefit your industry.
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How to find the right general contractor for your project

When it’s time to choose a general contractor for your next project, here’s what you need to look for.
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Advantages of Using Steel

When people think of durable building materials, the advantages of steel often come to mind. Here’s why steel frame construction is a great choice.
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What Are Industrial Metal Buildings Used For?

Metal industrial buildings are designed to be extremely durable, safe, and cost effective, making them perfect for a variety of business needs.
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How Pre-Engineered Metal Building Construction Differs from Other Methods

Steel buildings are now the go-to choice for durability and longevity. Learn how metal building construction types differ from traditional methods.
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Why Are More Businesses Using Pre-Engineered Metal Buildings?

Pre-engineered steel buildings are increasingly popular among businesses. Continue reading to see if this building type is suited for your organization.
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Pre-engineered Metal Buildings For Aviation

Pre-engineered metal buildings streamline the construction process. Learn why they’re an excellent decision for aviation structures.
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how has design build influence the construction industry

Considering a new project? Design-build might be the answer for you. Learn more about how design-build construction has changed the industry.
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The Complete Guide to Commercial Building Renovation

Planning a commercial building renovation is a complicated process. Check out our renovation process checklist and how Calahan can help.
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Methods to accelerate your project schedule

Construction projects often get pushed back due to delays. Commercial scheduling services can ensure that your project is completed on time
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Factors that affect commercial construction cost

The cost to build a commercial building depends on the method you choose, so it pays to understand the difference between tilt-up and ground-up project
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A Comprehensive Guide to the Pre-Construction Process

Don’t overlook planning your next construction project. Learn all the benefits of hiring a professional contractor during the pre-construction process.
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What Are Steel-Framed Buildings?

A wood-framed building is susceptible to damage. Learn how steel-framed buildings reinforce construction and protect your investment for years to come.

Discover the Many Advantages of Pre-Engineered Steel Buildings

Pre-engineered steel structure buildings have long been a popular construction choice because of their many benefits. Learn more.

What Is a Pre-Engineered Metal Building?

Complete construction builds are an expensive hassle, delaying productivity for long periods. Learn why you should choose pre-engineered metal building.

Benefits of a Full Service General Contractor

New building construction can be complicated, and its moving parts can become overwhelming. Hiring a full-service general contractor makes things easy.

What’s the Difference Between Remodeling and Renovation?

If you're looking to revamp your office space, you have two options: commercial renovation and remodeling. But how can you tell which one is best for you?

Road Work Ahead: Navigating the Nuances of Transportation Construction

Navigating the details behind transportation construction is no easy task. Take a look at a few steps to prepare for the road work ahead.

The Advantages of Metal Building Construction

If you’re looking for a durable and dependable material for your next construction project, consider investing in metal building construction.
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Masonry Services 101

Masonry services are highly acclaimed construction materials due to their curb appeal and durability. But how can you tell which material is best for you?
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Summer Construction Safety Tips

The summer months can take a serious toll on your team. By following a few construction safety tips, you can create a safe environment for your workers.
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Unique Qualities of Agricultural Construction

Agricultural construction is more than just barn-building. It's about constructing workspaces, storage, living spaces, and more.
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The Oil and Gas Construction Process

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This article explains the different oil and gas construction processes required for various types of oilfield facilities, pipelines, and staging areas.
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What Is Design-Build Construction and Why Is It Beneficial?

Are you looking for a streamlined, money-saving construction process? Continue reading to learn why the design-build process is right for you.
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Commercial Construction Industry Trends To Keep Your Eye on in 2022

Learn some of the biggest construction industry trends, supply chain disruptions, and eco-friendly building solutions to expect in 2022.
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Why Your Agricultural Business Needs an Insulated Workshop Building

Learn how insulated workshop buildings save money, reduce noise pollution, and make farm work much more comfortable.
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What Is a Commercial Tenant Finish?

Commercial tenant finishes take commercial spaces and customize them for the businesses that use them. Learn more today.
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Different Types of Masonry

Considering a new commercial construction project? Masonry can help you create the building you want. Learn about the types of masonry here.
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What Is Metal Building Construction?

Metal building construction is a process where your contractor efficiently assembles pre-engineered building parts. Learn more here.
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Calahan’s Construction Safety Tips

We use the procedures described here to keep our workers and clients safe during our construction projects.
Tilt-Up Construction and its Benefits

The Benefits of Tilt-Up Construction

What is tilt-up construction? Discover this construction method’s process and advantages here to determine if it’s a good fit for your project.
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What Types of Denver Building Permits Does Your Construction Project Need?

If you want to start a construction project in the Denver area, you need Denver building permits before you break ground, add on, or remodel anything.
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Winter Construction Projects and Their Challenges

Can you successfully complete a winter construction project? It’s possible, but these projects often face major challenges that can disrupt construction.
Benefits of Pre-Construction Services

What Are Pre-Construction Services?

Pre-construction services are one of the most critical aspects of construction. Streamline your next project with Calahan Construction.
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How Do Full-Service General Contractors Help You Through the Commercial Land Development Process?

Hiring full-service general contractors helps you through the commercial land development process. Learn how Calahan Construction helps.
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What Is Commercial Construction Consulting and Why Is It Important?

Commercial construction consulting is crucial for ensuring that a construction project is feasible. Calahan is your partner in construction.
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What Is a Commercial General Contractor?

Commercial general contractors provide many services for building and remodeling projects. Discover what separates good contractors from the rest.
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Is Industrial Building Construction, Expansion, or Renovation the Best Option for My Facility?

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Looking to make some changes to your facility? Consider these aspects when looking at industrial building construction, expansion, and renovation.