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PlanRadar app scans NFC Tag

NFC tags vs QR codes: which is better for construction?

For almost all of history, gathering and sharing information about a building site relied on visual inspections and manual processes. But this is starting to change. A wide range of innovative technologies are altering how… read more

Are snagging surveys worth the time and cost?

There are plenty of companies that offer snagging surveys. They bring expertise from the construction industry and offer advice on what homeowners can ask contractors to fix. If you’re a small construction company, it can… read more

Construction Manager working on Smartphone with PlanRadar
Construction Manager working on Smartphone with PlanRadar

What should a professional snagging list include?

As the name suggests, a snagging list contains all the “snags” or issues found in a property. Before handing over a project, the responsible person or company should repair all of the agreed snags. Rectifying… read more

The basics of warehouse construction

Warehouses and logistics are areas of the construction industry that are currently booming. As a result of the pandemic, there has been an increase in online retail and commerce, leading to an increased need for… read more

Data centre servers
Data centre servers

How is data centre construction different to other projects?

While office building projects are likely to slow down due to COVID-19, construction of data centres is increasing. Increasing numbers of industries are using digital technology to collect data on their target customers and monitor… read more

Pametni dom
Pametni dom

The benefits of smart homes for UK housebuilders

Earlier this year, Plant Prefab, a US prefab construction company, reported its highest ever profit. The company’s stylish homes retail at around $600,000 and saw so much demand in 2020 that they had to turn… read more