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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...

Spotlight Construction Method: Tilt Wall

​What is the Tilt Wall method? Construction methods are the procedures and techniques that are used during the building process. We want to take some time to dive into an overview of the Tilt Wall (or tilt up) method that we have used on several projects, such as the...

Keep Yourself Busy

In a time where things have begun to slow down, try to keep yourself busy. There’s always more work to be done, you can always find something to focus on and improve. When you have more time on your hands, it allows you to dive into the relationships and project...