There is a lot of careful planning that goes into opening a new commercial construction space, and one of the most important parts of the process is getting the layout right.

Space is often a critical component for new, growing, and well-established businesses alike. You need to plan for common areas and conference rooms, creating an environment that fosters positivity, employee motivation, and satisfaction.

If it’s time to remodel, expand, or move into a brand new commercial space, our expert contractors are here with some tips for creating an ideal commercial layout.

What is a Floor Plan?

A floor plan is a scaled diagram of a room or building viewed from above. The floor plan may depict an entire building, one floor of a building, or a single room. It may also include measurements, furniture, appliances, or anything else necessary to the purpose of the plan.

Floor plans are useful to help design furniture layout, wiring systems, and much more. They’re also a valuable tool for real estate agents and leasing companies in helping sell or rent out a space.

The Importance of Floor Plan Design

Floor plans are essential when designing and building a commercial space. A good floor plan can increase the functionality of a commercial, retail, or office space by creating a nice flow between spaces and can even increase its resale value.

Choosing a Layout That Is Right For Your Company

Many businesses, particularly office spaces, are moving away from cubicles and separate rooms, and running towards an open-concept layout. This will be an important decision in your floor plan design: What kind of company brand are you trying to project to the world and impress on your internal company culture? People make up their minds quickly. Visitors to your company will create a positive or negative impression within a matter of seconds, so creating a visual image that supports your company’s vision and brand is more important than ever.

RE Smith is Ready To Work With You, Your Architect, And Your Planner to Create The Commercial Space You Will Love!

RE Smith Construction has long been considered to be an outstanding commercial contractor in the Four State Area – serving a wide variety of clients in Joplin MO, Pittsburg MO, Monett MO, Branson MO, and more. Contact us today to begin your commercial project.