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Tips for Streamlining the Construction Process

Tips for Streamlining the Construction Process

by Proforma Construction, July 18, 2019

Learn how you can make the construction process more efficient.

When it comes to commercial construction, efficiency is key.  This is why streamlining the construction process is beneficial for both clients and construction companies alike.  If you want to save time on your building projects, then try out these suggestions from your Pleasanton contractor.

  • Schedule Fewer Meetings

While meetings are considered an essential management tool to keep lines of communication open and projects within their projected timeline, too many meetings can actually prove ineffective.  Rather than wasting precious time trying to schedule tons of meetings that no one is prepared for, create a meeting schedule ahead of time.  When meetings are set and planned in advance, team members will work their days around these meetings and will not create conflicts.  Additionally, having prior notice will give your staff time to prepare, ensuring that meetings are actually productive affairs.

  • Use Durable Building Materials

There’s little point in spending months on a project, only to have things break down a few weeks later.  This is why it’s important that you use durable and high-quality building materials when you are working on a construction project.  While the client has the final say on building materials, you can use your expertise to encourage them to invest in higher-quality materials.

  • Protect Your Staff

Construction injuries and accidents are one of the main causes of project delays.  To ensure that you don’t lose time due to a worker injury, it’s important that you offer comprehensive health and safety training to your staff.  Additionally, you should remain vigilant and regularly inspect your site for potential risks.  When everyone on the construction site is committed to safety, you can reduce your chances of a time-consuming accident significantly.

These are some of the things that you can do to streamline your construction project.  Do you have further questions about the construction process?  If so, then turn to your Pleasanton contractor at Proforma Construction.   Serving Pleasanton and the surrounding California area, our highly-trained team is ready to make your commercial construction dreams a reality.