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More than just a Mobile Classroom

School can be a stressful time for a lot of students, and classrooms can quickly become boring spaces for them. This is why many teachers choose to decorate their classrooms. Creating a learning space that is as friendly and inviting as possible is sure to help your students to engage more with your lessons, and …

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3 Misconceptions About Modular Buildings

When the Second World War came along, the UK were in desperate need of housing to replace the many that were damaged or destroyed. Modular buildings came to the rescue and factories pumped out the components to build these temporary accommodations. Yet, despite their temporariness, many people still live in them to this day. However, …

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2018 Showing Increased Demand for Portable Buildings

A recently released report ‘Prefabricated Volumetric Building Systems Market Report – UK 2018-2022’ has shown an increased demand for portable buildings. Since 2016, where there was an evident dip in market value (possibly due to the EU referendum), the demand has shown a significant improvement with a 6% increase in 2017. This market value includes …

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The Rise of Modular Classrooms

Modular buildings are becoming an increasingly popular option within educational settings. With sustainability being a huge priority for 21st century schools, building schools for the future is necessary. Many schools have inherited older, more traditional buildings such as Victorian structures. These draughty properties come with a large carbon footprint and aren’t as reliable as other …

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4 Benefits of Modular Classrooms

Mobile classrooms are quickly becoming an alternative to other traditional on-site built education buildings. Some may say they are no longer temporary solutions, and are becoming more permanent. With the number of challenges that school environments face, including space, construction interruption, costs and more, modular buildings are a way to create the much-needed space, quickly, …

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What Makes Your Modular Building Anti-Vandal?

Knowing that your tools and equipment are safe at all times is crucial – as is knowing they won’t be damaged or vandalised. This is why we offer a range of anti-vandal units that will keep your belongings safe, even if the site is unsecured.

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WHY FLEXIBLE CLASSROOMS ARE ESSENTIAL FOR SPECIAL EDUCATION NEEDS

When it comes to the education requirements and differences in learning abilities in special needs schools and education facilities, flexibility is a must. With the amount of flexibility and alternative support required in these kinds of facilities, space is at a premium; and that’s why modular classrooms and buildings can be the perfect addition to …

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Preventing Theft And Vandalism On Construction Sites

Thieves and vandals see construction sites as easy targets and, as such, the cost of theft and vandalism to construction is vast. Here we explore ways in which you can prevent theft and vandalism from occurring on your construction site: Expect It From The Outset The likelihood of theft or vandalism occurring on your construction …

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Modular: Faster, Smarter, Greener, Better

Modular buildings don’t have as much positive press as they deserve. People have looked down their noses at them as being insubstantial, impermanent or simply inferior, but the world has changed. It’s faster, smarter and greener than before – just like modular buildings. Faster Construction of the modules can occur at the same time as construction …

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3 Myths About Modular Construction

Within every industry, myths will be told, and this includes modular buildings, however, some are more believing than others. Here, we’ve highlighted some of the misconceptions people have when it comes to modular construction, in order to set them straight. Myth 1: Modular Construction Doesn’t Save Time A lot of people believe that, because modular …

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Modular Clubhouses: The Future Of Sport

When it comes to performing well on the field, state-of-the-art facilities make all the difference. Despite this, many sports clubhouses are sorely lacking in even basic heating, changing rooms, power or running water. The question remains: why are so many organisations settling for second-best when they could be in the premier league as far as …

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Reduce The Risk Of On-Site Vandalism At Temporary Premises

Here at Excel Modular, helping businesses to improve their on-site security is one of our specialisms. Offering temporary site accommodation that’s intended to keep your goods and property safe, we know just how to deter would-be criminals from taking what is yours and causing damage. That’s why we’ve written this article to share what we …

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