Successful ways of Managing the Office Renovation.
Coordinating with the office renovation work if it’s a working office is a daunting task. We need to outline key items in order to have a successful renovation without disturbing the people working there and keeping them happy during the work and also contented after the work is over.
Bottom Line questions you need to ask yourself
Is renovation the best option?
What is the main objective and goal behind this office renovation?
Is the timing that we are doing office renovation right?
Are there any barriers, financial or physical that would interfere with the office renovation?
Does your office need outdoor or indoor updates?
Only once you have answered these types of questions then you can think of the next step of starting to plan the office renovation.
Investigate the Current structure of your office
Hire a professional in order to assess the current space in person. You also need to check the architectural and engineering drawings to know exactly what you are working on and would any changes disrupt the natural essence of the space. The more accurate and actual conditions you would be aware of the fewer construction surprises and costs you will have during your office renovation.
Craft a strategy for office renovation
To get the best return on your investment of a well improved and new office space you need to create a well-thought-out strategy. The first of step towards strategy-based renovation is having an estimated renovation budget. Add up the costs of materials needed, construction, labor, and new furniture. Also, make sure that you leave some budget for surprise costs that always pops-up during the renovation work. The next is to focus on the space you would be providing to the employees during your office renovation work.
While working on renovation design, keep in mind the current employees, future growth, the functionality of the space, technology and what employees prefer. Work with your contractor closely for smooth and timely renovation completion.