Category: Modular Buildings

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Satellite Shelters Wins 2021 MBI Relocatable Educational Building Award

We are proud to announce that Satellite Shelters has won First Place for the 2021 MBI Relocatable Educational Building Under 10,000 Sq.Ft. 25 years after their original project was completed, the Owatonna Head Start Daycare reached out to rekindle their partnership with Satellite Shelters and make their dreams of a new facility a reality. The […]

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5 Tips to Maintain Your Modular Building

Modular buildings have numerous benefits when compared to traditional construction. They’re faster to build, more cost effective to construct, and can be customized to fit your needs. But modular buildings are still structures that require maintenance and upkeep. Here are five tips to best maintain your modular building from the experts at Satellite Shelters. 1. […]

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What Type of Modular Building Do I Need for a Modular Healthcare Facility?

With the need for medical facilities growing and with budgets strained, building a medical facility using traditional construction is often not a viable option. Modular buildings have a proven track record as an excellent alternative to traditionally-constructed facilities. Modular construction has many key advantages over traditional construction methods. Not only are modular buildings more cost […]

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Frequently Asked Questions About Blast Resistant Modules

In workplaces where safety is paramount, Blast Resistant Modules—or BRMs—are an ideal choice for office space, control rooms, storage, and more. BRMs can be installed quickly and offer an unmatched solution to safety. Their sturdy construction provides protection against explosions, shockwaves, storms, fire, and other disasters. How do you decide if your business needs blast […]

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How Soon Should I Place My Modular Building or Mobile Office Order?

Modular buildings are an ideal space solution for a wide variety of industries and specific needs. They can be built faster than traditional construction and are typically less expensive. Best of all, modular buildings aren’t simply a cookie-cutter solution to your space needs. Buildings can be customized to your specific requirements with the features you […]

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How to Determine What Modular Solution is Right for Your Project

Every company has unique needs when it comes to the space we work in. With unique needs come one-of-a-kind solutions. Modular buildings and mobile offices provide an array of possibilities for your building project. From trailers and s-plex buildings to custom modular buildings, Satellite Shelters can design & build a solution to your space needs […]

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Can I Buy or Rent Used Modular Buildings and Mobile Offices?

At Satellite Shelters, our modular buildings and mobile offices are built in compliance with the latest design and energy codes and up-to-date technology. Our supply of used mobile offices and modular buildings is typically newer than the used modular products you’d find elsewhere. Each of our used units undergoes a rigorous inspection and maintenance routing […]

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How to Customize Your Mobile and Modular Buildings near Houston

Modular buildings are a great solution if you’re in need of additional space for your business or construction project. Not only are they built faster than traditional construction, but they’re also a cost-effective solution for temporary or permanent use. However, there’s a myth that modular construction is limited in terms of customization. With Satellite Shelters, […]

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Pros and Cons of Modular Construction for Your Downtown Business

As construction costs continuously rise in many cities throughout the United States, business owners and general contractors are looking for ways to reduce cost and get back to work. Traditional “stick-built” construction is more widely known, but it’s not the only construction method available. Modular construction can be a faster and more cost-effective option. Whichever […]

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What Can I Expect from the Modular Building Design Process?

Modular buildings are known for how quickly they can be built, shipped, and constructed on your worksite. Traditional construction simply can’t match the convenience and cost-effectiveness of modular construction. Despite the benefits, though, some still believe modular buildings lack the customization required for certain projects. However, this couldn’t be further from the truth. Satellite Shelters […]

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