What is a VAV Heating and Cooling System?
A variable air volume (VAV) system is a heating, ventilating, and/or air conditioning (HVAC) system that can meet the heating and cooling needs of different sections of a building. HVAC systems are commonly included in the mechanical scope of a construction project and are used to regulate the temperature, humidity, and overall condition of the…Read More
Quality Control: The Benefits of Mockups in Construction
In construction, the client expects the project to be complete on time, within budget, and of a certain level of quality. If there are issues with the quality of work at the end of the project, there are going to be some difficult conversations between the owner and the contractor. The quality of work produced…Read More
Commercial Real Estate Lease Says the Space is “White Box” – What Now?
You’ve narrowed down a few spaces for your company’s new home and now you’re reviewing leases and contracts. As you know, this is a very critical point in the process. Having a complete understanding of the terms within a contract/lease can help you cut costs and avoid future setbacks. Property managers and owners can provide…Read More