Remodelling A Commercial Space To Better Fit Your Needs

3 April 2018
 Categories: Construction & Contractors, Blog


Commercial properties are often sold or leased as empty buildings that either has no interior walls in them or are left configured the way the last tenant had them set up. For a new business going into a space like that, the options are good because you can do whatever fits your needs. The best way to renovate a commercial space is with a contractor and crew.

Finding The Right Space

When you start looking for a commercial space to open your business in, it is important that you select one that has enough space and is in the right area for your target demographic. The nicest build out in the world will be of no use if it is not shared with the audience you seek. Once you have the space in mind for your business, you will need a contractor to work with for the remodel. In many states, a remodel like this requires a licensed contractor but he can subcontract if he wished,

How is a Commercial Remodel Different For A Residential One?

When it comes to remodeling any space, the commercial crew will work fast. Most of the time they have worked together long enough that they do not even need to discuss the work. Each member of the team knows their job and they know to leave your alone. The walls that will be constructed in the space will be made of steel 2x4's and covered with sheetrock. The Walls are strong and sturdy but lighter weight than what you would have in most homes because they do not carry any weight. The roof is held up by steel trusses and the walls you are building may not even go to the ceiling in your space.

Working Fast

Remodeling a commercial space happens much faster than a residential remodel because commercial contractors often bring a larger crew to these jobs. Once you have shown the contractor what you want and how you need it t look in the end, from painting to building walls, and even resurfacing a floor, a commercial remodeling team can help you get your business up and running quickly, Working with a commercial contractor not only gets the job done faster, it leaves the headaches of finding an electrician, a plumber, a painter, and so on, in the hands of the contractor. All you need to do is let the contractor what you want for the space and they will build it the way you need it.

Contact a service, like Red Rock Construction, for more help.