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Optometry Office Build-Out

JP Architects, Ltd. provided design services on an Optometry Office Build-Out in Palos Heights, IL. This is our case study. Premier Family Vision Care obtained a building that was previously an accountant / professional service office. Imagine — An older office building straight out of the 1980s.

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Business Owner: The Five Most Frequently Asked Questions

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life and Community.   For each commercial build-out, renovation, addition or new construction, we receive some of the same questions, over and over again. So we thought - why not make a simple FAQ that could be a resource for all...

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Business Owner: Why To Start Planning Now

Realize the Possibilities. Design Your Reality. Influence Your Life & Community. At JP Architects Ltd., we're seeing a turn in commercial investment. More inquiries each week are coming from business owners looking for design services for business renovations, build-outs, mixed-use building...

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Business Owner: What To Expect During Your Project From Design Thru Construction

Realize the Possibilities. Design Your Reality. Influence Your Life & Community. During the walk-through of a client's space, they asked for an overview of what to expect once design begins - essentially, what does the entire process 'look-like' thru construction. This is a common question...

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Business Owner: Our Experience Working With a Franchisee

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community.   JP Architects, Ltd. provides architectural design services for a franchisee of a nationwide franchise. Here's a look into this relationship.   The franchisee reached out to JP Architects, Ltd. when they were...

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Business Owner: Why Restaurant Owners Should Bring An Architect Along When Walking Potential Locations

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community.   The title of this "Business Owner" blog explains it all. So, we'll keep this one short and simple. If you're a restaurant owner who's expanding or opening brand new concept you should have an architect by your...

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Business Owner: Cannabis Dispensary Design – How An Architectural Firm Can Help Move Licensees Through The Process

Realize the Possibilities. Design Your Reality. Influence Your Life & Community. While delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic, Illinois plans to award 75 new dispensary licenses sometime in 2020. And within 180 days of that award, the licensee must find a physical storefront location to call...

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Business Owner: Importance of Local Design Partners for Franchisors and Franchisees

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community. Scenario: You've taken the leap into owning your own business and determined that franchising is the best route for you. You've found the perfect location and acquired the architectural documents from your...

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Business Owner: Is It Cheaper to Build a New Commercial Dwelling or Renovate an Existing Space to Fit Your Needs?

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community   Recently, we were having a conversation with one of our networking partners. They posed this question: "Would It Be More Affordable to Build a New Commercial Dwelling or Renovate an Existing Space to Fit Your...

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Business Owner: Dental Office Build-Out

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community.   Dental office build-outs pose specific challenges to the business owner, building owner, architect, and general contractor. These challenges pertain to building requirements, as well as, dental industry specific...

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Business Owner: Account for These Three Aspects in Your Commercial Renovation or Build-Out Timeline

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community   Common Misconception: Your commercial renovation / build-out will be completed within a matter of weeks, and you will be open for business. Reality: There are some aspects of the process you need to take...

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Business Owner: Industrial Warehouse Office Renovation

REALIZE the Possibilities. DESIGN Your Reality. INFLUENCE Your Life & Community.   Many industrial warehouses and factories are in desperate need of a renovation of their office space. Why? They are outdated, not ADA compliant, uncomfortable for employees and in need of mechanical,...

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Business Owner: Will This All Fit in My Space? Our Case Study Says It Will

Realize the Possibilities. Design Your Reality. Influence Your Life & Community. Office Build-Out Case Study Project Overview: An insurance company, located in Oak Lawn, IL, enlisted the commercial architectural services of JP Architects, Ltd. to design their new office space. JP Architects,...

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You’re an Entrepreneur & Business Owner, who has a storefront or office. JP Architects Ltd. Can Make It Into Your Dream Office & Help Differentiate Your Business from the Others!

Earlier this year, we wrote about how commercial renovations and remodels make you more attractive to the public, your clients and prospective clients. Well, I wanted to take the opportunity and highlight this topic again.   We have all heard of the American Dream - build your own business...

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Commercial Renovations / Remodel? JP Architects Ltd. has YOU Covered

You may be thinking your office is perfect how it is. You may also be thinking your exterior image and fa?ade doesn't affect your brand or how people perceive you.   Well, my expertise and experience as a commercial architect tells me that your office atmosphere and exterior image greatly...

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