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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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Modular Buildings: The Solution for Growing Colleges and Universities

While a growing student population is a positive sign for any college or university, limited building space can make educating a larger number of students difficult. When traditional construction is time-consuming and often expensive, what other options are available for growing colleges and universities? Satellite Shelters has the solution: modular buildings. Using modular swing space […]

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Teaching in a Modular Classroom This Year? Make the Most of a Temporary Environment

As schools around the United States are pressed for space and operating on a limited budget, many are turning toward portable classrooms as a solution to their space problems. If you’re teaching in a modular classroom or portable classroom this year, then you may feel overwhelmed or off-balance, especially if it’s your first time doing […]

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Before, During, and After a Disaster: How to Prepare for and Recover from an Emergency

Running a business is an exercise in unpredictability. An emergency can arise from external factors that you have limited control over and others that you have no control over. No matter their nature, disasters can threaten even the most well-run businesses. In fact, according to FEMA, between 40% and 60% of small businesses never reopen […]

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Using Modular Buildings as Healthcare Facilities

The need for additional healthcare facilities in the United States is more apparent now than ever. While doctors and nurses are saving lives and tending to patients, it is essential that medical facilities have space for these patients as well as the technology and tools needed for medical staff to care for them. Unfortunately, space […]

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Used Portable Classrooms for Sale for Your Tulsa, OK, School District

From Owasso to Broken Arrow and beyond, Tulsa, OK, area school districts are faced with overcrowding and increasing budget constraints. Limited resources and tight budgets can make it difficult for school districts in Oklahoma to find an affordable, efficient solution that will work for students, faculty, and staff. Thankfully, Satellite Shelters in Tulsa provides used […]

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How Portable Classrooms Support Social Distancing

For some schools, classroom overcrowding has posed issues for years—long before the stressors of a pandemic were added to the mix. Whether your classroom will operate online or in person, this coming academic year will dive into uncharted waters for students and teachers alike. Not only will masks be required at many schools due to […]

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Why Portable Buildings are Essential to Nashville’s Major Industries

With the continued growth in Nashville, TN, growing pains are expected. As more people are drawn to Music City, USA, industries such as auto manufacturers, construction companies, and energy providers need fast, convenient solutions for additional facility space as their businesses grow and expand. Thankfully, there’s a simple solution: portable buildings from Satellite Shelters in […]

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