Before you start planning your next construction project, here’s an infographic about the benefits of modular versus traditional construction that may help you determine which building method is right for you.
The cost of portable classroom rentals vary widely in price based on location, classroom size and the duration of the lease. The condition of the building and the level of service from your portable classroom provider are also likely to affect monthly rental costs.
- Single portable classrooms can be rented for $200-$1,000 per month, or purchased for $5,000 to more than $50,000.
- Local delivery and return with basic setup and teardown will cost about $1,500 additional.
Read on to learn more about the factors that affect portable classroom rental prices.
Size of the Portable Classroom
Portable classrooms, also called modular classrooms or classroom trailers, come in range of sizes. Single classroom buildings are commonly 24’ x 38’, whereas 56’ x 64’ buildings include 4 separate classrooms. Many modular school buildings can be connected to form larger buildings and even complete schools. Not surprisingly, [Read more…] about How Much Do Modular and Portable Classrooms Cost to Rent?
Everyone likes to share project success stories. The challenges and hiccups that occur during the project are not so willingly shared. As some road blocks are inevitable, some problems can be avoided by good planning and leadership. ModSpace Construction Services Director, John Costas, highlighted for us the 10 common project management mistakes in construction that every general contractor should avoid.
Not Reading the Contract
This should be done before any project is accepted. It’s important to fully understand what’s expected of your team and your subcontractors contractually. Not reading this through will likely result in missed obligations outlined in the contract.
Improper Safety Training
Safety must be addressed before the project starts, as well as enforced for the duration of the project. Failure to do so greatly increases the risk of injuries. Reminders as you walk through your site, like [Read more…] about 10 Common Project Management Mistakes in Construction
Healthcare administrators are constantly searching for new space solutions to improve patient care and profitability. As many look to add new satellite facilities or expand existing ones, modular construction is becoming increasingly popular. By building modules off site, hospitals and emergency clinics can reduce patient disruption and cut the time to completion by as much as half. That’s not a bad recipe since getting operational sooner means starting a new revenue stream sooner too.
As you weigh the benefits of modular construction for healthcare, here are some facilities that have already made the move to see more patients sooner.
Memorial Hospital of Jacksonville wanted to bring state-of-the-art emergency services to a rapidly growing community ahead of the competition. They knew that using traditional construction would take 11 months or longer for a comparable facility. The health care network needed to accelerate their building time and minimize disruption to [Read more…] about Healthcare Looks to Modular Construction for Faster, Specialized Building
Businesses that reopen quickly after a natural disaster are far more likely to remain open, even thrive, in the short and long run. To get you on the fast path to recovery, here are some tips and resources you may find useful.
Make a Plan
Consider a disaster recovery plan that incorporates an immediate [Read more…] about Tips for Reopening Your Business Quickly After a Natural Disaster
When you need to rent an office trailer, choosing the right provider is just as important as choosing the right building. Here are 5 tips for choosing the right office trailer provider.
On-time Delivery AND Pick-up Guarantee
Many companies promise on-time delivery. Few are willing to put their money where their mouth is. A company that [Read more…] about 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Office Trailer Provider