How to Incorporate Energy Efficiency Into Your Commercial Construction Project

What can make a new commercial building better? Incorporating energy-efficiency in the design before the build even begins. Not only will you enjoy lower energy bills, but you’ll also add more value to the finished building.

Explore All Options in Materials for Energy Efficiency

The materials used to build your commercial building can have everything to do with creating a long-lasting and energy-efficient building. Some materials are better than others at conserving the energy you use in heating, cooling, and operating on a daily basis. The roofing, siding, flooring, windows, and doors can help or hurt the bottom line in what you use and have to pay in energy bills. Work closely with your contractor to make the best decisions in materials used to get the most out of lasting power and energy-efficient qualities.

Include All Building Team Members in the Energy Efficiency Planning

If energy-efficiency is one of the more important aspects of your commercial build, bring all team members associated with the project into the fold. Let the plumbing, roofing, electrical, and structural experts help bring together a great package deal of energy-efficient building excellence. You’ll end up getting the commercial building you want with little effort.

Choose Energy Efficient Components

Items like toilets, lighting fixtures, wiring, hot water heaters, and other components of your interior should be planned to offer you the services you need without wasting resources. Many options exist that won’t break the budget on almost every area of a commercial interior finish.

HVAC Systems, Air Purification Systems, and Energy Efficiency

The equipment you install to provide heating, cooling, or air purification should offer you savings in the amount of energy it takes to operate. Specialized businesses that depend on filtering or purifying the air can be hammered by high energy bills when choosing the wrong type of equipment.

Contact us at Murphy Construction and get our commercial build experts to help begin planning your new energy-efficient commercial building anywhere in the High Desert area of Southern California. We can begin the process right away.