Prefab bathroom pods continue to make inroads in construction

Offsite construction of plug-n-play units expanding across many building types and bathrooms are a great fit for prefabbing. In this article we touch on the decline in tradesmen, why bathrooms are great for prefab, the move away from your typical bathroom design and the increase in modular bathrooms in educational facilities.

5 Reasons You Should Invest In Interior Protection

We break down some mistakes in building design and maintenance that can be resolved before a facility is built or renovated that will save time, money, and resources in the long run. When it comes to keeping a building’s interior looking newer longer, here a five things to look for or consider.

Joint Commission to add emphasis on suicide and self-harm

Effective immediately, The Joint Commission will place added emphasis on the assessment of ligature, suicide and self-harm observations in psychiatric hospitals and inpatient hospitals. We dive into inpatient suicide and self-harm statistics, issues and design tips to reduce risk.

Fire Prevention requires year-round vigilance

As we near the end of Fire Prevention Month… 31 days when homeowners are supposed to check their smoke detectors, students practice stop-drop-and roll, and office workers practice dousing flames with a fire extinguisher. When it comes to building design and construction, fire prevention requires year-round vigilance.