Benchmark Blog

Energy Efficient Office Design

For many companies, it’s a high priority to create energy efficient spaces that keep bills and energy consumption low. Energy efficient buildings can qualify for various tax rebates, credits and savings, and they tend to require less serious repairs over time. The...

Building Collaborative Workspaces

It’s no secret that the way offices work are changing. With the pandemic sending so many people to work from home, companies are learning both the benefits and the challenges that come with that. As offices begin to re-open, the landscape of the workplace is beginning...

The Difference in Commercial & Residential Construction

Commercial construction is almost an all-encompassing term that describes most buildings that aren’t residential. These can range from office buildings to industrial facilities and everything in between. There are a few key differences in the two types of...

Choosing Roofing Materials

Choosing Roofing Materials There are a few choice roofing materials that are worth looking into for your commercial building project. The choices can be overwhelming, but we’ll talk about some of the best options for most projects. Ethylene Propylene Diene Monomer...

What Is A Pre-Engineered Metal Building?

What Is A Pre-Engineered Metal Building? If you look through our past projects, you’ll see that we use pre-engineered metal buildings for some of them. Take a look at why they’re useful. What They Are Pre-engineered metal buildings are steel-framed structures that are...

4 Reasons the Design-Build Method Works

4 Reasons the Design-Build Method Works For those who don’t know how design-build works, it may seem unnecessary to reinvent the wheel. However, there are so many benefits to taking a turn from tradition! Teamwork Our team works with you to meet the same goal - a...

Dreaming of Workspace Design

Dreaming of Workspace Design One of the more exciting aspects of building a corporate space is designing the workspace. There are so many possibilities and options, and Benchmark is here to walk you through every decision so that we can create a space that makes...

Finding the Perfect Piece of Land to Build On

Finding the Perfect Piece of Land to Build On   Benchmark exists to partner with you in building your dream space, and we know that a great building starts with a great piece of land. Here are some things to consider when choosing where to build! Location...

The Design-Build Process

When to Choose Design-Build   Design-build is a great option for anyone looking to streamline the building process while also proactively saving time and money. This process has been used for 4 millennia and is proven to be very efficient. Design-build is the...

Starting From Scratch

When asked “How can you compete, you have never built one of these”, we often respond, “99.9% of our projects were once something we had never built.” At Benchmark Houston Builders, our team has worked extremely hard to ensure our clients get the best building...