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Advantages of the Design-Build Approach

April 25, 2017 By MBM Contracting

What is Design-Build? The Design-Build approach to construction is a method that streamlines all building procedures and processes from initial planning to final product. The essence of Design-Build is that the construction and design sides of a project come together in the form of one point of contact, usually the general contractor, who facilitates open, […]

Environmentally Responsible Building: Techniques and Materials Used in Commercial General Contracting

April 14, 2017 By MBM Contracting

What is Green Building? Green building is a concept and practice that has steadily gained popularity since the early 90s. Today, it is a commonplace choice for both new construction and renovations. Green building practices can be implemented in any type of structure, commercial or residential. Leadership in Energy Efficiency and Design (LEED), the primary […]

Atria’s to Ditka’s: A Full Restaurant Transformation

November 10, 2016 By MBM Contracting

  In the summer of 2016, Restaurant Holdings spoke with the residents of Wexford and decided Wexford was in need of a steakhouse. The project included the demolition of multiple interior walls to provide a more open bar dining area. The booths, mirrors, drapes, doors, light fixtures, carpet, and furniture were removed and replaced to […]

iHeartMedia Offices & WDVE Studios

March 24, 2016 By MBM Contracting

iHeartMedia Offices and Studio Renovations iHeartMedia has the largest reach of any radio or television outlet in America with over a quarter of a billion listeners.  MBM Contracting enjoyed working with iHeart Media on the renovation of their Pittsburgh offices and WDVE studios.  The new offices match the vibrant iHeartMedia brand and color scheme. Check it out. […]

Three Things to Look for When Choosing a General Contractor

March 9, 2016 By MBM Contracting

Commercial projects that require a general contractor will be a major investment for you, your company, or your organization. They are complex processes, with many moving pieces and parts that are interconnected. The role of a general commercial contractor is to manage commercial construction projects by coordinating the labor, materials, paperwork, and equipment that is […]