Benchmark Blog

Knowing When To Renovate

Office buildings are not always able to keep up with company growth or transitions. If you’re in a building that doesn’t seem to be working for your business anymore, how do you decide whether it’s time to move or renovate? There are many factors that can go into this...

Why We Love Houston

Benchmark is proud to be a Houston-based business. There are so many things about this city and its people that we love. From one of the world’s largest rodeos to the 52,912 acres of park space, Houston is a hub of activity, culture, and flourishing businesses. As a...

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...

Choosing A Design-Build Team

At Benchmark, we understand that choosing a team to build your new business space is a big decision. We want to make it easier for you by helping you know what to look for. What is Design Build? The design-build process is a building process that puts both the...

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...