How to Choose the Right Commercial Contractor for Your Philadelphia Project

commercial contractor PhiladelphiaHiring a contractor for a job in Philadelphia can often feel like stepping gingerly through a minefield, especially for a commercial building project. But there are a number of steps you can take to ensure you’ll be working with a reputable, reliable builder who will see your project through to successful completion.

The first and most important consideration when choosing your contractor will be to gather their references. Ask your potential contractors to give you references directly, and go ahead and do a little online sleuthing as well. Try to secure references from earlier in the contractor’s career, as well as from a current job that you can see in progress if possible.

How else can you establish the reliability of your general contractor?

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What’s Happening at Souder Brothers Construction

Despite the brutally cold weather we’ve been having these past few weeks, things are heating up at Souder Brothers! As we near the end of the winter season here in PA and NJ we would like to take this opportunity to update you on the commercial construction projects we’ve been working on, and what’s on the schedule for spring.

Souder Brothers began construction on a 7,000 sq. ft. addition at Penn Valley Pump (Warrington, Bucks County, PA) in August of 2014. This new space will be used for offices and is expected to be completed in just a few short weeks! You can see some progress photos by visiting our Featured Project Page – Penn Valley Pump. Be sure to check our website frequently to see updated photos and the finished project!

Panels Being Crane Lifted - Penn Valley Pump Warrington
Panels being crane lifted into place at Penn Valley Pump in Warrington

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Commercial Bathroom Renovations & Upgrades: Why They’re Beneficial

You’ve probably heard that one of the most popular rooms to renovate in homes today is the bathroom, partially due to the high return on investment (roughly 85%).

Did you know that the same is true for commercial properties? If you’re a business owner or landlord contemplating updating, there’s no time like the present!

Commercial Bathroom Renovations
McCaffery Kia | Mechanicsburg PA

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Commercial Construction and the Importance of a Good Reputation

Here at Souder Brothers part of our business philosophy is to build a solid, long lasting relationship with our clients.

In the commercial construction industry, as in many others, repeat work speaks volumes about the quality of work and services provided. Working with customers, you already have an established relationship which makes everyone’s job easier. All parties have learned how to communicate and work together and there is a level of trust in place. A satisfied customer can be a great sales tool.commercial contractor philadelphia

Over the past 5 years, we’ve done a great deal of work at the various Fred Beans dealerships in Doylestown, PA (Bucks County), as well as in Flemington, NJ (Hunterdon County). Through our professional relationship with the team at Fred Beans, we’ve been able to help them create a more functional and upbeat work environment. When employees have a workspace they feel comfortable and confident in, productivity increases. Here’s what Fred Beans had to say about his experience working with Souder Brothers:

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