07 Feb Things to Think About Before Getting a Warehouse Modular Office
If you are looking to get a warehouse modular office then you need to look at the design and layout of your warehouse first. They can be very exciting to start to think about and get your first warehouse modular office. It is usually because this indicates that you have grown to a certain level. Whatever the case may be you need to make sure that you have the spacing available. You have to set out a plan that integrates your new acquisition into your existing processes. It is especially true if you are looking to create an office within a warehouse that is based around the first in first out methods. Timing is everything especially when it comes to things like food safety. Therefore, it is usually best to think about how your design works before you do anything. If your warehouse was haphazardly put together in the first place then this is an excellent time to restructure how it was developed. It will allow you to figure out how to best set yourself up for the future. Likely, if you got to this level, then this will not be the last modular warehouse you set up. It is a very good time to have a warehouse CAD layout built for you so you can get a top-down overview of how your business system works in the warehouse. Remember that this in-plant modular office is going to go in your factory or warehouse so it needs to follow the flow of the current work process.
Of course, the fact that it is an in-plant modular office or warehouse means that you could always move it if you had to do so. The only thing you would have to do is to disconnect it from anything that relates to the building structure. For example, you could have extension cords leading into the office because you are using that factory modular warehouse as a true office. But, a modular warehouse office is made to be moved if necessary. You just have to make sure that you have the manpower to do it. You also have to make sure that you have the things you need on the side of the building where you move the modular office. Again, you may want to look at the design of your warehouse before you move it. You have to keep in mind the timing of the installation of this office because you do not want to interfere with the work processes that are already occurring around it. However, it is one of the best reasons that you should have a modular office in your warehouse because it gives you the flexibility to decide where and what use it is best suited for at different times.
If you are going to have a warehouse modular office then it may be a good idea to have mobile shelving carts around as well. The mobile shelving carts not only can help you in your current business but can also help you move anything in your modular office that has to be moved. You can do this if you decide that the modular office needs to be somewhere else or repurposed for another reason in the future. An easy way to do this is to have mobile shelving carts available that will help you move the equipment to where it needs to go. The ones you may be able to pick up at your local warehouse all in one grocery store may not be up to par for what your business needs. If you are in business then you should get equipment that is meant for business applications as consumer versions may fail you at the worst possible times.
Are you looking for a warehouse modular office for in-plant, factory, or warehouse use? Give us a call at 503-447-1284 and we should be able to assist you in finding what you need.