Building Commissioning in a Nutshell

Building commissioning can ensure that a construction project is as effective as possible

We’ve been around for nearly three decades, providing local businesses with expert general contracting, architectural millwork, and building commissioning services. We don’t stress enough the importance of building commissioning, but today we are here to break down what it is and why it’s necessary. Here is building commissioning in a nutshell. 

What is the Purpose Behind Commissioning a New Building? 

It would be best if you commissioned a new building to make sure that you’re getting what you paid for and that you’re getting your money’s worth. You can compare building commissioning to having a diamond ring verified by a jeweler. You’d never want to pay for the price of a diamond to find out that the ring is only worth the price of a ruby. Assuming the quality of a building is a guessing game, and that’s where an expert general contracting company comes into play. We want the best for you and have the expertise to make your project a success and make sure that the building has value.

What Matters the Most When it Comes to Building Commissioning? 

Primarily building commissioning is all about ensuring that there is effective communication about what the purpose of the building is, what level of design you need, your budget, and the lifespan of the building. The roofing, walls, windows, and foundations of the building take precedence over other features. Often different contractors have to assess various elements of the building, and it’s vital to make sure that each interface is compatible. Commissioning is a pivotal part of the design process.

How Do I Go About Having My Building Commissioned? 

We’re assuming that you know the answer to this one, but we’ll say it anyway. You should give us a call. From start to finish, we can make sure that your construction project comes to life. We understand what makes buildings ineffective. What’s even better is that our services are not only limited to newer buildings. We make sure that older buildings are up-to-par as well. You could be doing yourself a dangerous disservice if you’re not making sure that your building is energy-efficient, running as it should, and aligns with safety standards. 


If you have more questions about building commissioning, or general contracting in general, Mahogany Inc. has your back. We specialize in new building systems, hospital renovations, and pre-existing building energy efforts.  Call us at 410-727-0334 with any questions and speak to one of our licensed professionals. To see examples of our work or to gain inspiration for your next project, follow us on Facebook, Twitter, and Pinterest.

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