Running a hotel can be difficult, especially if you run a large hotel that hosts many guests. By choosing the best portable building for your hotel, you can ensure that both your guests and employees are safe and happy. [Read more…]
When guests come to your hotel, they expect a safe, welcoming environment as it will be their home for the next few days. As such, having good security at your hotel is of the utmost importance. Not only will it deter unwanted visitors, but it will also ensure a good environment to which guests will want to come back to.
Place Guard Houses to Monitor Visitors
With the hot summer months approaching, keeping employees comfortable in guard booths is important for their health and safety. To avoid the risk of becoming overheated, installing cooling units in the guard shack can help immensely, but they can be expensive to run if done improperly.Here are some simple ways to conserve energy bills for your guard shack:
- Make sure the A.C. or H.V.A.C. unit is sized appropriately for the guard shack’s volume
- Put blinds on windows, especially on sides that receive most sun exposure
- Tint any windows, but not too darkly
- Install insulated glass to improve energy efficiency
- Make sure doors are closed properly when entering and exiting the space
Some businesses take the utilitarian approach to designing their modular office. Others are more concerned with how their office encourages productivity and creativity, or at least what kind of impression it makes on newcomers. Luckily, modular offices are not a one-size-fits-all endeavor and there are many ways to create the luxury office of your dreams. Consider the design options below before beginning construction on your modular project.
Creating an Open Atmosphere
Size matters. Since close quarters can create a claustrophobic atmosphere, creating space above and around office personnel is a sure fire way to create a luxury modular office. You can make your office airy and open by choosing overheight or tall walls (10 feet or more). In addition, you can incorporate mezzanines to create a load bearing single story or two story modular office . Adding a steel structure like this will allow you to develop a much larger floor plan on the ground level while creating valuable new space on top for extra storage or a new work area.
If you are working with Millennials or your employees have particularly fluid methods of working, it may be beneficial to have convertible workspaces. Open ceilings with exposed deck and full glass anodized aluminum doors are just a few great ways to modernize your luxury modular office. [Read more…]