All of these milestones take planning, pivoting and purposeful consideration to make them happen, particularly taking the leap from residential to commercial. If you think you’re ready to take that step, you first need to understand the differences between the two arenas.
To state the obvious, residential construction includes building homes and commercial construction includes building commercial properties such as shopping centers, office buildings or schools. The not-so-obvious differences are the complexity of contracts and the bidding process, the different materials and tools necessary for working with those materials, the training required to work with the materials, and the added financial and legal obligations. Read More.