Blog

Categories
modular buildings, temporary buildings, portable buildings
Company News

More Clearview Orders For The Education Sector

Our uniquely modern, light and airy Clearview modular buildings are an ideal solution to schools’ accommodation needs. We are providing more and more of these superb buildings to the education sector as 2014 progresses. The classic 2 bay additional classroom space building is especially popular, as it provides significant high quality essential extra accommodation, whilst

Read More »
modular buildings, temporary buildings, portable buildings
Company News

We Support Humber Rescue Emergency Service

It’s always good to support the emergency services, and when they’re as local as Humber Rescue are it’s especially relevant too. This excellent voluntary emergency rescue service for local shipping and water based emergency call outs is based just half a mile away, downstream of of our north estuary premises. However, we have even closer

Read More »
modular classrooms, temporary buildings, portable buildings
Articles

Purchasing Modular Buildings For Schools – A Buyer’s Guide

When purchasing modular buildings for schools, there’s a lot to think about, and some important decisions to make. In this guide, we take a look at some of the considerations you need to take into account to ensure that you choose the modular building that’s right for your school. A productive educational environment Not all

Read More »
modular buildings, temporary buildings, portable buildings
Articles

How To Safely Relocate Portable Buildings

One of the biggest advantages of portable and modular buildings is that they can be easily moved. Whether you need to relocate a building across your existing site, or to entirely new premises, they can be dismantled, transported and reassembled in a matter of days. However, transporting portable and modular buildings can be more complicated

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Design Tips For Your Next Modular Building

Modular buildings are incredibly adaptable, and can be configured to meet a full range of different needs – but with so many options available, it can be difficult to know where to start. In this guide, we look at some of the decisions you need to make when designing your next modular building, to ensure

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Built-In Benefits – How Modular Buildings Are Made

Cheaper, quicker and more environmentally friendly – there are a lot of benefits to choosing modular buildings – but why are they so good? In this post, we take a look at how modular buildings are made, from initial design and manufacture, right through to assembly and the retrofitting of additional modules. Design Every modular

Read More »
modular buildings, temporary buildings, portable office
Articles

An Easy Guide To Selling Portable Buildings

As your business changes, you may find that your current portable buildings are no longer suitable, or that you don’t need them anymore. Thankfully, there is a strong market for used portable buildings, and in this post, we look at the process and benefits of selling, as well as some alternatives to help you make

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Articles

What To Look For When Buying A Used Portable Building

When it comes to buying used portable buildings, there really is something to suit every need. Whether you’re looking for a cost effective office, canteen, training room or toilet unit, you’ll be able to find a solution at less than half the price of an equivalent new unit. In this post, we explore the things

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

+New Clearview Woodland Single Classroom

A stunning new Scandinavian designer aesthetic comes to the modular classroom market! The attractive and durable Thermowood cladding is non-polluting and stable, and is a beautiful classroom accommodation solution for any school or higher educational site. With the full length windows and canopied inset porch of the Clearview range, the Woodland cladding option has the

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

An Easy Buyers Guide To Modular Buildings

Buying a new modular building can be a stressful process – there’s a lot to think about, from the design, layout, size and location, to the cost, timescales and supplier. In this guide, we look at the different considerations you need to make when investing in a modular building, before guiding you through the buying

Read More »
portable buildings, modular office buildings, portable office
Articles

Time is Money – Quick Business Expansion With Portable Buildings

As businesses grow and develop, they are inevitably faced with difficult decisions about the best, most efficient and most cost-effective ways to expand their business premises and available space. Business owners can feel like they’re in a catch 22 situation, faced with a need for additional space without wanting to risk breaking the bank by

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Flexible Space – The Benefits Of Renting Modular Buildings

To buy or not to buy, that is the question… Whilst there are some advantages to purchasing a modular building outright, there are also benefits to renting, and this can be the best option for many businesses that are looking for a cost-effective way to expand. In this post, we take a look at the

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Aesthetics In Building For Education – Choosing The Right Modular Building

As we’ve explored in a previous blog post, modular buildings have a vital role in the expansion and development of UK schools, providing a quick, efficient and cost effective way of increasing capacity. However, despite their widespread use, some people still have negative feelings about the appearance of modular buildings, and worry about how they affect

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Articles

Budget Building – How Used Portable Buildings Can Benefit the Public Sector

It’s a challenging time for organisations in the public sector, and with budgets getting slashed across the board, it can be difficult to find the money to build new facilities and expand premises. Purchasing new portable buildings creates a good, cost effective alternative to traditional buildings, but there is an even cheaper solution available to

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Articles

We Still Have To Watch It

Amazing how much time we collectively spend watching TV in the UK. Today’s BBC article interestingly highlights the continued dominance of the traditional TV over the modern mobile devices. These are apparently still used very little for watching TV. However, I wonder how much more we’d all get done if we weren’t staring at the

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Articles

One Small Step For Mankind

One small step for mankind would be, perhaps, to subject ALL rules and regulations to a rigorous cost / benefit and common sense analysis before acting. We always comply with legislation in these matters, but in our opinion this recent £40,000 domestic house ramp system installation should surely have been addressed differently?

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

We Exhibit At The 2014 Early Years Conference

We decided to mount an exhibition of our Clearview and Clearview Woodland ranges at the 2014 National Early Years Conference, Islington. We were pleased with the level of interest shown in our aesthetically superior modular buildings. They are particularly suitable for a wide range of educational uses, with Early Years and nursery use accounting for

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

A Very Special Wood Clad Building, Unrecognisable As A Jackleg Cabin

Surely that’s not a jackleg cabin? We are delighted to confirm the order for a very special jackleg cabin, built to our unique new full Clearview Woodland specification. We introduced the smart and distinctive thermowood cladding option across the range for 2014, and this is the very first jackleg cabin to be constructed to this

Read More »
portable buildings, used modular buildings, portable office
Company News

Such An Effective Accommodation Solution, So Quickly!

We always try to accommodate our clients’ wishes, and Armbley Transport were keen to proceed quickly with their new building installation. They have just placed their order for a new 2 bay Clearview, along with an additional small pre-owned toilet/kitchen unit. We have agreed to have these delivered and installed on 24th February … a

Read More »
used portable buildings, modular office buildings, new portable buildings
Company News

Drying Room For Riccall Environment Agency

This jack leg cabin drying room for the Environment Agency may be miniscule compared to the large multi module double storey buildings we regularly deal with, but nevertheless we still offer our full experience and expertise with even the smallest installation. With the amount of rain this January and February, the Environment Agency will certainly

Read More »