Innovative Modular Solutions Blog

Why Charter Schools Rely on Modular Construction

Charter schools have become increasingly popular in school districts with already overcrowded public schools.  Charter schools are publicly funded facilities that are open to any student, and require...

Modular Solutions Around the World

Modular design and construction in the commercial market has become a revolutionary solution with benefits of lower cost, sustainability and faster construction times. As modular becomes popular and...

Top 5 Myths About Modular Construction

There are a lot of misnomers out there in regards to modular construction and modular buildings. We have listed the top 5 that we come across on a regular basis and how they can be the best and most...

Do We Buyback Modular Buildings?

For clients that no longer have a need for their portable buildings, and would like to recapture a portion of their investment, IMS can assist in remarketing efforts and may even repurchase the...

How Do We Refurbish Our Modular Buildings?

A refurbed or used modular building does not mean it will arrive to your organization in the same state as it left the previous lease.  At IMS, we have a team on staff who can restore the buildings...

Modular Buildings and Growing Tennessee Charter Schools

It's no secret that the speed and efficiency of modular can be a great fit for growing charter schools.  Here's a look at four Tennessee charter schools that used modular to create more classroom and...

What Is Permanent Modular Construction?

On last week’s post, Permanent Modular Construction – What Does it Look Like? we showed you how building built using modular can look the same and have the same  features as a conventional built...

Permanent Modular Construction – What Does it Look Like?

As you may already know, modular construction is a process in which a building is constructed off-site, under controlled plant conditions, using the same materials and designing to the same codes and...

Modular Classrooms and the Michigan ICC 500 Storm Shelter Requirement

If you’re a public school in Michigan, you are probably aware of the new ICC 500 storm shelter requirement.   With this new requirement came a 6-month waiver period which may not allow enough time to...

Disaster Response Plans - Budgetary Pricing for Modular  Building  Solutions

The actions taken following a disaster are critical.  When it comes to needing space for schools, healthcare facilities, and businesses during recovery efforts, modular can be the answer to get the...