Modular construction too often gets the rep of tiresome repeatable designs with little to no imagination. After all, we’re trying to build efficiently, and what’s more efficient than using the same design over and over. However, in the construction space, there are ways to spice… Read More »Modular But Not Monotonous
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What are your top 3 construction innovations including the modular construction industry that you would like to see ? Need some ideas? Check out this visual capitalist article about construction innovation. Here are 3 we came up with at Boxy Construction: Robust internet based supply… Read More »What Are The Top 3 Most Needed Construction Innovations?
There are many materials and methodologies for high value and durable construction. The best of those ways is cold form steel and steel construction. There are a few reasons why galvanized and cold form steel are the optimal type of construction: material properties, build quality,… Read More »You Need To Build With Steel For Longevity
There can be a lot of confusion in the terminology used in the prefab and modular construction industry. This article will debunk and discuss some of the issues and use cases for offsite types of construction. Construction is simply defined as the building of large… Read More »When You Need To Use Modular Construction
This is a how to post for anyone interested in being a modular manufacturer (Industrialized Building) in Louisiana. We just went through the process, so while it’s still familiar in our minds we would like to share with the community what it takes. In Louisiana,… Read More »How to Register To Be a Modular Manufacturer in Louisiana
Construction estimating is a broken process. There needs to be fundamental systems for transferring this data between different software, vendors, and designers.
Construction like software Imagine if we treated construction like software. The user interface is the finishes, temperature, and furniture as well as the knobs and handles that operate water and electrical fixtures. The backend code is the plumbing, electrical, and HVAC systems all packaged in… Read More »Open Source Construction