Archive for June, 2015

Office Trends for Consideration

Friday, June 26th, 2015

Eco-Friendly-OfficeThe world of office design and layout is always changing, which can make choosing a layout for your new office difficult. Whether you are starting out new or are just looking to give your office space a face lift, it’s always helpful to consider some of the latest trends without placing a harsh focus on the constant changes. So what office trends should business owners consider as they design their space?

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Embracing Hospitality Design Trends

Friday, June 19th, 2015

hospitality design trendsAs the hospitality industry continues to change, many establishments are trying hard to keep up with the latest trends. These hospitality design trends have taken form based on what guests are looking for in their stays. In the past, the trends reflected the lack of time normally spent within a hotel room. In recent hospitality design trends, the need to pamper the guest is apparent. It is also apparent that many guests who are traveling for business are using their hotel rooms as a second office.

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Sit or Stand at the Office?

Friday, June 12th, 2015

Sit-or-StandFor years, many individuals have spent their days sitting at their desk, with little to no movement throughout the day. While this was uncomfortable to a certain degree, it was considered normal and most thought nothing of the endless hours sitting behind their desk. However, over the past couple years, numerous studies have shown that these desk jobs are actually harming the health of those occupying the jobs.

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Feng Shui Color Pairings for the Office

Friday, June 5th, 2015

Feng-ShuiHow colorful is your office? Are you finding yourself simply staring at white walls? Studies have shown that bare white walls can create a negative atmosphere within an office and can actually prevent creativity.

Feng Shui is a practice that was created over 3,000 years ago by the Chinese. It was built based around the balance of energies within a room to create an atmosphere that promotes good fortune and health. Today, many businesses and homeowners take aspects of Feng Shui and apply them to help increase the positive energy within the room. While some aspects include moving pieces of furniture, others deal with colors used in rooms.

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