End of lease charges for cleaning or damages are unplanned expenses that eat away at your bottom line. Fortunately, with a little planning and effort, these charges can be minimized, if not avoided altogether. To help you keep these fees to a minimum, watch this short video to see how to avoid cleaning and damage charges for your office trailer lease.
Construction is becoming increasingly complicated. New and changing codes and regulations, evolving building materials, the increasing use of subcontractors and greater pressure to deliver projects within very tight timelines all require skillful planning and precise execution. Much of this depends on the work done before construction starts. Intelligent planning can ensure your project runs smoothly from start to finish. To help deliver as promised, here are 10 tips for setting your construction project up for success.
1. Start early
While lead times are usually beyond your control, starting your planning the moment a project is [Read more…] about 10 Tips for Setting Your Construction Project Up for Success
As the name implies, anchors connect office trailers and large modular complexes to the ground to provide structural stability. Here are some simple guidelines to help you determine if you need anchors for your office trailer.
High Wind Areas
If your building is located in a region susceptible to high winds, such as the Gulf Coast or Midwest, you’ll need to anchor the trailer. Many coastal states require anchors. Ask your mobile office provider if your state requires [Read more…] about Do You Need Anchors for Your Office Trailer?
If you live in a region where temperatures may dip below freezing, it’s important to prep the plumbing system in your office trailer before it is left without power or returned. The process is commonly called winterizing, though it should be done year round for returns. Watch this short video to learn how to winterize your office trailer. As always, feel free to contact your local branch office or customer service with any questions.
The ModSpace Dispatch Team will be notified about your lease within one business day. A dispatcher will call you soon thereafter to introduce him or herself as your single point of contact regarding your delivery.
The dispatcher will also confirm:
- Delivery location, site specifics and special directions, if needed.
- Who we should ask for at your site and what is the best phone number to reach that person.
- Additional products and/or services you requested.
- Your email address so you can receive your invitation to download our mobile app, The Hub, which you can use to check on your delivery status.
How to Get Your Site Ready for an Office Trailer Delivery
Once you’ve identified where to place your office trailer at your site, you’ll need get your site ready to receive the building. Here’s how to get your site ready for an office trailer delivery.
Secure all required federal, state or local permits before building will be delivered.
You’ll need a firm, flat area to support your building. Avoid areas where pooling water could be a problem. Concrete, [Read more…] about How to Get Your Site Ready for an Office Trailer Delivery