Ground-up construction projects start with an undeveloped portion of land and work step by step towards a finished building. This can be an attractive route to take for your construction project because it gives you the flexibility to design a space that meets your needs. Whether it’s a design that appeals more to your clientele, or a specifically required floorplan, starting from a blank slate can be a more effective method to get your desired result.
According to The National Institute of Building Sciences, value engineering is a conscious, clear set of disciplined procedures designed to seek out optimum value for both initial and long-term investments. In other words, value engineering promotes the substitution of materials and methods with less expensive alternatives, without sacrificing functionality.