Category: Plan & Build

Jon Sawyer’s Showroom Favorites

New year, new renovation? Windover Superintendent, Jon Sawyer, shares his top picks from DesignerBath’s showroom in this recent blog post. Check it out to inspire your next bathroom or kitchen design!

5 Best Practices for Building Quality of Life

The year 2030 marks an important demographic turning point according to the U.S. Census Bureau. By 2030, we can expect all baby boomers to be older than 65; 1 in every 5 residents will be retirement age; population growth will slow; and the old-age dependency ratio will continue to grow. Today more than ever there

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High Humidity & HVAC

Although it may not feel like it, summer is just around the corner and so are those warm days and high humidity levels. Last summer, the Northeast region experienced record-breaking humidity levels due to warmer ocean temperatures on the coast causing unusually high nighttime temperatures. HVAC systems in our region are typically not designed to

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Massachusetts’ New Elevator Code

You may have heard about the new national elevator code, and, if you’re like us, you may also be trying to make heads and tail of it. We tapped Windover’s Manager of MEP Services, Charlie Romano, to explain the new code and how it may affect current projects in construction. What’s New? As of January

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A Design-Build Modular Solution

Over-enrolled and lacking beds, Endicott College turned to Windover to find a solution that would offer on-campus housing for their incoming freshman class. We had nine months to plan and execute before their needed occupancy date. The solution? Windover’s design-build team with partner, SV Design, Siemasko + Verbridge, developed plans for a 225-bed, modular residence hall

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Top 3 Ways to Minimize Disruption During Construction on Campus

Construction on academic campuses, especially when school is in session, requires careful planning and design, and most importantly close attention to safety. Instilling a strong safety culture in the fabric of our organization is where we start, and this mindset extends to our jobsites. Working on a wide range of K-12 and higher education projects throughout

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Modular Innovation: Beyond the Double-Wide

One thing is for sure—time is not slowing down and quicker project start-ups are becoming “the norm” as our clients face non-negotiable opening dates for commercial businesses, or the need for “heads in beds” due to increased enrollment on school campuses. Over the past few years, Windover has had the opportunity to innovate and implement

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