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May 21 2020
Sales Director, Jason Lynock, celebrates 25 years with Smart-Space

Sales Director, Jason Lynock, celebrates 25 years with Smart-Space

by Antony Hunt
A good news story of a positive and successful career
Apr 27 2020
Adapting working environments to allow for social distancing

Adapting working environments to allow for social distancing

by Antony Hunt
Changing work environments
Apr 06 2020
Working practices in challenging times

Working practices in challenging times

by Antony Hunt
Changing how we work - to keep going through a crisis
Mar 25 2020
Emergency space for any eventuality

Emergency space for any eventuality

by Antony Hunt
Creating space - and fast - is what we do best
Mar 24 2020
Smart-Space Coronavirus - Response

Smart-Space Coronavirus - Response

by Antony Hunt
In these unprecedented times we offer you the best terms available - UK wide
Mar 20 2020
Smart-Space and Coronavirus

Smart-Space and Coronavirus

by Antony Hunt
Information for customers, suppliers and contacts
Mar 13 2020
Thinking outside the box

Thinking outside the box

by Jason Lynock
Why working with clients to provide a unique solution benefits everyone
Oct 25 2019
Who is the Best Temporary Building Supplier?

Who is the Best Temporary Building Supplier?

by Smart-Space
Choosing the Right Supplier may seem difficult. Let us Help You
Oct 08 2019
The Temporary Buildings Service You Can Rely On - Our Customers Say So

The Temporary Buildings Service You Can Rely On - Our Customers Say So

by Smart-Space
Client feedback is an essential part of any business operation. Now with 149 Respondents to this survey we publish the outcome. We thought you might be interested in what our customers said.
Aug 17 2019
Turnkey Sports Halls and Facilities

Turnkey Sports Halls and Facilities

by Antony Hunt
Whether you want a short-term temporary solution, or a brand-new purpose-built turnkey facility to last for years, you can do it!
Apr 30 2019
Five Steel Building Applications that Might Inspire You

Five Steel Building Applications that Might Inspire You

by Antony Hunt
Here are five examples of the different types of bespoke steel buildings put to use in different sectors, based on some of our recent projects.
Feb 16 2019
How Temporary Does Your Temporary Building Need to Be?

How Temporary Does Your Temporary Building Need to Be?

by Smart-Space
We offer uniquely flexible rental terms from a matter of weeks, to literally years, provided your local council hasn’t put any time constraints on the duration you are allowed to have your temporary building on site.
Feb 09 2019
What to Look for when Choosing Your Steel Building Supplier

What to Look for when Choosing Your Steel Building Supplier

by Smart-Space
The final cost of your steel building is going to have a strong bearing on which manufacturer you choose. If, however, you choose your supplier on price alone, you could be heading for unforeseen problems further down the line...
Feb 02 2019
Need a Temporary Building Fast? How About this Fast!

Need a Temporary Building Fast? How About this Fast!

by Smart-Space
Our temporary buildings have been designed for these types of situations. Manufactured mainly at our Central Midlands premises, they are using our own transport and installation teams often within just 7 – 21 days from order.
Jan 06 2019
Permanent vs Temporary Buildings - What you need to Know

Permanent vs Temporary Buildings - What you need to Know

by Antony Hunt
The more we think about different types of permanent and temporary building, the clearer it becomes that the dividing line is not so sharp.
Dec 04 2018
James Yates - Smart-Space Site Manager

James Yates - Smart-Space Site Manager

by Shaun Stephens
James has worked for Smart-Space for 9 and half years and has been a Site Manager for the last 4 years.
Nov 17 2018
7 Reasons You Might Want to Consider a Temporary Building Instead

7 Reasons You Might Want to Consider a Temporary Building Instead

by Smart-Space
The biggest advantage of a relocatable temporary building is the speed and low-cost of installation, due to the PVC textile roof. This also gives the buildings the tolerance to stand on almost any surface without the need for a pre-prepared base.
Oct 03 2018
3 'Temporary’ Building Options To Consider

3 'Temporary’ Building Options To Consider

by Smart-Space
Running a business is all about making smart decisions and taking advantage of opportunities for cost-effective expansion.
Sep 24 2018
Smart-Space  Walsall Cancer Support Group Charity Golf Day

Smart-Space Walsall Cancer Support Group Charity Golf Day

by Shaun Stephens
Congratulations to Russell Slater who raised in excess of £600 for the Walsall Cancer Support Group.
Sep 21 2018
Expand Your Storage Space with a Temporary Warehouse

Expand Your Storage Space with a Temporary Warehouse

by Antony Hunt
We provide a range of high quality temporary buildings which can be erected on any reasonably level ground, without the need of a pre-laid base or footings.
Sep 17 2018
Why it Really Does Pay to ‘Buy British’ - When it Comes to Temporary Buildings

Why it Really Does Pay to ‘Buy British’ - When it Comes to Temporary Buildings

by Antony Hunt
This article will discuss the advantages of buying British.
Sep 01 2018
Relocatable Building vs Building a New Unit

Relocatable Building vs Building a New Unit

by Antony Hunt
The construction methods / materials used in our relocatable buildings lend themselves to much easier modification than bricks and mortar equivalents.
Aug 20 2018
The Temporary Buildings Service You Can Rely On

The Temporary Buildings Service You Can Rely On

by Antony Hunt
Client feedback is an essential part of any business operation. This month we reached the 100 responses milestone. We thought you might be interested in what our customers said.
Aug 16 2018
3rd Party Space vs Temporary Warehouse Buildings

3rd Party Space vs Temporary Warehouse Buildings

by Antony Hunt
Hiring a relocatable temporary building may prove to be a more attractive option than buying a semi-permanent building.
Aug 09 2018
5 Main Benefits of Working with a UK Business

5 Main Benefits of Working with a UK Business

by Antony Hunt
Where temporary buildings are concerned there are some other tangible benefits of working with a UK owned and based company.
Aug 07 2018
Quick Turnaround when You Need Temporary Buildings

Quick Turnaround when You Need Temporary Buildings

by Antony Hunt
Whatever reason you have for needing temporary space, our job is to fulfil your order and install your building as quickly as possible.
Aug 02 2018
A BIG (Financial) health warning.....

A BIG (Financial) health warning.....

by Smart-Space
Choose the right type of building for your needs.
Jul 18 2018
We're Proud to Support Made in The Midlands

We're Proud to Support Made in The Midlands

by Antony Hunt
At Smart-Space we are proud to be members of Made In The Midlands, a manufacturers association representing nearly 450 businesses in and around the Midlands.
Jul 12 2018
Flexible Rental Agreements With No Up Front Payments

Flexible Rental Agreements With No Up Front Payments

by Antony Hunt
There is nothing worse than being tied into a lengthy contract termination period because you end up paying for what you don’t need. Learn more here.
Mar 23 2018
Relocatable Building vs Building a New Unit

Relocatable Building vs Building a New Unit

by Antony Hunt
We compare getting a relocatable building with building a new unit and help you make the right choice!
Mar 08 2018
What is a Temporary Building?

What is a Temporary Building?

by Antony Hunt
Seems like a simple enough question, but there’s a lot of confusion about the answer.
Mar 06 2018
Why It Really Does Pay To ‘Buy British’ – When It Comes To Temporary Buildings

Why It Really Does Pay To ‘Buy British’ – When It Comes To Temporary Buildings

by Antony Hunt
When it comes to temporary buildings - especially when you rent as opposed to buy - we think it does pay to ‘Buy British’….And for good reason….
Mar 05 2018
Exhibition Stand Stolen, But the Show Must go on...

Exhibition Stand Stolen, But the Show Must go on...

by Smart-Space
Rapid response required!
Mar 03 2018
3rd Party Space vs Temporary Warehouse Buildings

3rd Party Space vs Temporary Warehouse Buildings

by Antony Hunt
When in need of short term space, are you better off acquiring 3rd party space or getting a temporary warehouse building?
Mar 02 2018
How Much do Temporary Buildings Cost?

How Much do Temporary Buildings Cost?

by Antony Hunt
Temporary building cost a great deal less than conventional bricks and mortar equivalents but the actual cost depends on quite a few factors, as you might imagine.
Feb 15 2018
Smart-Space are exhibiting warehouse and loading bay buildings at Intralogistex 2018

Smart-Space are exhibiting warehouse and loading bay buildings at Intralogistex 2018

by Jennie Hunt
Pop by and see us at Intralogistex 2018
Feb 12 2018
New Car Showroom For F G Barnes

New Car Showroom For F G Barnes

by Jennie Hunt
A rapid solution without compromising on quality
Jan 16 2018
Permanent Workshop For Bolt Building Supplies

Permanent Workshop For Bolt Building Supplies

by Jennie Hunt
Permanent workshop to meet growing demand for engineered flooring systems
Nov 03 2017
How to Choose the Right Temporary Building to Get Value for Money

How to Choose the Right Temporary Building to Get Value for Money

by Antony Hunt
You can purchase or hire a temporary commercial structure to accommodate almost any application and any size requirement. The question is, how to get the best value for your money.
Jan 10 2017
More Security for our Website Users

More Security for our Website Users

by Jennie Hunt
We have never had a data breach, primarily because we do not store any client data on-line. Never the less we have now fully encrypted our website.
Dec 16 2016
Second Hand Buildings for Sale - Rare Opportunity

Second Hand Buildings for Sale - Rare Opportunity

by Antony Hunt
NOW SOLD - Very rarely do we offer used buildings for sale, but here is a rare opportunity to purchase a fully customised used building.
Dec 21 2015
Supplementary Storage For Kitchen Manufacturer

Supplementary Storage For Kitchen Manufacturer

by Jennie Hunt
Sigma 3 sought to improve efficiency by bringing the stock into one location and closer to the main building so that it could be fed directly into the cutting machines.
Apr 12 2015
Extra Production Space For Healthcare Company

Extra Production Space For Healthcare Company

by Jennie Hunt
300 year old Midlands Healthcare Company Chooses Fast-Track Building System To Boost Space
Apr 10 2015
New Rapid Build Loading Bay Facilities For Mitchell Powersystems

New Rapid Build Loading Bay Facilities For Mitchell Powersystems

by Jennie Hunt
Gearing Up for Growth – New Rapid Build Loading Bay Facilities Help Mitchell Powersystems Solve the Warehouse Space Dilemma
Jun 05 2014
Temporary Buildings Loading Bays

Temporary Buildings Loading Bays

by Jennie Hunt
Temporary Buildings For Loading and Dispatch
Apr 30 2014
Which temporary building is best for you?

Which temporary building is best for you?

by Jennie Hunt
Choose the type of building that is best for your needs
Apr 22 2014
Second-Hand Building For Sale - NOW SOLD

Second-Hand Building For Sale - NOW SOLD

by Jennie Hunt
Rare opportunity to purchase a second-hand building — NOW SOLD
Mar 26 2014
Hidden Costs Of Heating

Hidden Costs Of Heating

by Antony Hunt
Avoid The Hidden Costs Of Heating with A Temporary Building
Mar 12 2014
How To Beat The Weather

How To Beat The Weather

by Jennie Hunt
Protect your goods with a loading bay extension
Mar 06 2014
Thinking of extending?

Thinking of extending?

by Jennie Hunt
Get a permanent building loading bay extension
Feb 13 2014
Can you guess what this is?

Can you guess what this is?

by Jennie Hunt
Can you guess what this building is used for?
Feb 05 2014
You could do this

You could do this

by Jennie Hunt
You could have a building like one of these…
Jan 21 2014
Choose the right building

Choose the right building

by Antony Hunt
Can you believe it's a temporary building?
Jan 08 2014
Temporary Warehouse Building - Customer Comments

Temporary Warehouse Building - Customer Comments

by Jennie Hunt
The importance of accessible aftercare
Nov 26 2013
Steel Roofed Temporary Production Building

Steel Roofed Temporary Production Building

by Jennie Hunt
Permanent building results from a temporary building used for production and storage
Nov 12 2013
Building Revealed

Building Revealed

by Jennie Hunt
Inside the building…
Oct 27 2013
Temporary Building Fast

Temporary Building Fast

by Jennie Hunt
Fast installation of a temporary building to meet seasonal demand
Oct 18 2013
Real Feedback

Real Feedback

by Antony Hunt
Customer Feedback — the good and the not so good
Oct 01 2013
Easy Dispatch Bay

Easy Dispatch Bay

by Jennie Hunt
Dispatch building to protect your goods ahead of loading
Jul 23 2013
Dispatch Bay Extension

Dispatch Bay Extension

by Jennie Hunt
Extend Your Warehouse With A Dispatch Extension In 5 Days
Jun 16 2013
Two-day warehouse extension

Two-day warehouse extension

by Jennie Hunt
Quickly Extend Your Warehouse Space
Jun 03 2013
Different Buildings

Different Buildings

by Antony Hunt
Two Different Buildings For The Same Application
Jun 03 2013
4000 sq feet in 4 days

4000 sq feet in 4 days

by Antony Hunt
Quickly Extend Your Goods In Or Loading Area
May 21 2013
SB Rail - Great Workshop

SB Rail - Great Workshop

by Jennie Hunt
Locomotive Workshop
Mar 25 2013
Largest Temporary Building?

Largest Temporary Building?

by Antony Hunt
Large Temporary Sports Building
Mar 10 2013
Warehouse Extension - 11 weeks

Warehouse Extension - 11 weeks

by Antony Hunt
Warehouse Extension — how one company were up and running in 11 weeks
Jan 01 2013
Save energy with modular buildings

Save energy with modular buildings

by Jennie Hunt
Temporary Cruise Terminal
Jul 24 2012
Liverpool Temporary Baggage Hall

Liverpool Temporary Baggage Hall

by Jennie Hunt
Temporary Cruise Terminal
Jul 03 2012
Temperature Controlled Building

Temperature Controlled Building

by Antony Hunt
Chilled temperature warehouse
Jun 19 2012
Showroom Buildings

Showroom Buildings

by Jennie Hunt
More than a warehouse
May 28 2012
Where To View A Building

Where To View A Building

by Jennie Hunt
Goods Vehicle Checking Area On The M20
Mar 08 2012
Steel Warehouse Building In 9 Days

Steel Warehouse Building In 9 Days

by Antony Hunt
6300 sq ft Building Complete in just 9 days
Feb 23 2012
Steel Buildings Something To Think About

Steel Buildings Something To Think About

by Jennie Hunt
Here's something to consider
Oct 12 2011
Which Temporary Building

Which Temporary Building

by Antony Hunt
Temporary buildings — free report gives you guidance
Oct 05 2011
Temporary Buildings - Materials

Temporary Buildings - Materials

by Jennie Hunt
We use quality materials for our buildings so they perform better — take a look.
Sep 28 2011
Loading Bay Cost

Loading Bay Cost

by Antony Hunt
How much does a loading bay cost?
Sep 21 2011
Winter - Are You Ready?

Winter - Are You Ready?

by Antony Hunt
Prepare for winter weather with a temporary building
Aug 17 2011
Funding Contact

Funding Contact

by Antony Hunt
FInance contact for funding a building
Aug 05 2011
Temporary Buildings - Finish

Temporary Buildings - Finish

by Antony Hunt
Temporary Buildings — It's all In The Finish — we control and own the whole construction process to guarantee quality.
May 24 2011
A £914K saving

A £914K saving

by Antony Hunt
Save £914k on a factory build
May 11 2011
Carry On Production

Carry On Production

by Antony Hunt
Production building
Apr 14 2011
Loading Bay - Hire or Buy?

Loading Bay - Hire or Buy?

by Antony Hunt
Loading Bay Purchase — can you do the maths?
Mar 31 2011
Roof On The Road

Roof On The Road

by Antony Hunt
Industrial Building Loses Roof
Mar 10 2011
Pallet Transit Building On Uneven Ground

Pallet Transit Building On Uneven Ground

by Jennie Hunt
This 15m x 7.5m pallet transit building has enabled finished goods to be stored
outside, with complete weather protection.
Aug 31 2010
Building Permission

Building Permission

by Antony Hunt
If you want to know how to instantly cut through the red tape of planning for your temporary building then read on…
Aug 31 2010
Building Lifespan

Building Lifespan

by Jennie Hunt
Well just how long can you expect a temporary building to last? Compare a ten year old one with a new one to see.
Jan 01 1970
Smart-Space are Recruiting

Smart-Space are Recruiting

by Jennie Hunt
We have an opening for a new position at Smart-Space for a Finance Manager.
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