The BG Southern Design-Build Process

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What is Design-Build?

Your partnership with BG Southern is important to us. We’ve built our business on integrity and transparency and are proud to offer complete customization for every design-build project. Our hands-on approach to design and construction ensures accuracy and efficiency every step of the way.

BG-Southern_Concept-150x150  Concept

Our long-term relationships with architects and sub-contractors ensure the project gets off the ground.

  • Evaluate space
  • Determine goals and objectives
  • Provide answers to important questions:
    • What can I afford? BG Southern’s Financial Team can help!
    • What Type of Loan Should I Use? Conventional vs. Small Business Administration (SBA)

BG-Southern_Design-150x150  Design

Determining a site plan and project schedule help us identify the necessary permits to make your design dreams a reality.

  • Ideas on paper
  • Review government requirements
  • Identify permits

BG-Southern_Scope-150x150  Scope of Work

Knowing the scope of work helps the project maintain momentum and stay on budget.

  • Quantity and quality of materials needed
  • Discuss “nuts and bolts” of project

BG-Southern_Budget-150x150  Budgets

Our contracts cover subcontractor pricing, materials budget, and estimated time frames. These steps often help you secure faster approval of financing from banks.

  • Provide value engineering (VE) options
  • Review pricing with subcontractors and discuss VE options
  • Share with BG Southern financial team for evaluation
  • Determine type of construction contracts

BG-Southern_Construction-150x150  Construction

We manage all aspects of the construction and build process.

  • Putting hammer to nail, nut to bolt
  • No surprise costs or extended timelines

BG-Southern_Closeout-150x150  Closeout

Nearing completion of the project, we review all phases of construction confirming the is ready for occupancy.

  • Secure final government agency approvals
  • Create “Punchlist” upon walkthrough, outlining final touches needed
  • Offer peace of mind via our 1-year warranty