Archive for September, 2016

Trends in Hospitality Lighting

Friday, September 30th, 2016
hospitality lighting

Dynamic lighting can help people work better and reduce jetlag.

When it comes to hotels and restaurants, lighting is an essential way to differentiate from competitors and create a unique ambiance. Therefore, it pays to be ahead of the curve and know the various trends that are currently influencing lighting design in hospitality venues. Here are just a few technologies that are moving the industry forward. (more…)

How to Hide Away Office Cable Clutter

Friday, September 23rd, 2016
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Don’t let cable clutter get the best of your office!

Whether it’s a conference room television or your personal office desk, keeping cable clutter hidden can go a long way toward improving your space. Scattered wires are not incredibly distracting, but present a potential fire hazard for you and your coworkers. Although fully integrating wires into your workspace’s design might be the most effective solution, there are a number of things you can do to manage wires. Here are a few handy solutions for reducing cable clutter. (more…)

How to Make Your Office Feel More Like Home

Friday, September 16th, 2016
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Fresh plants are a grant way to make your office feel more like home.

Work can be a stress inducing environment that no one wants to spend time at, but it doesn’t have to be that way. There are a number of ways you can make your office space more comfortable and reminiscent of home. Making your workplace your own second home will help you to be much more productive and efficient. If you’re working full-time, you’re probably already spending a large portion of your day in the office, so why not invest in a better space? Here’s what you can do. (more…)

The Most Overlooked Parts of an Office Move

Friday, September 9th, 2016
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An office move can be quite a challenge, so don’t overlook the details!

An office move can be quite the challenge, so how do you make your move successful? You might have the basics down like getting all your equipment, furniture, business assets, and workstations all in one place. However, a really successful office move minimizes costs and downtime so that you can be up and running again as soon as possible. Here are a few things that often go overlooked and can make a huge difference in your next office move. (more…)

The Influence of STEM Programs on Classroom Design

Friday, September 2nd, 2016
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STEM programs are shaping the way we think about classroom design.

STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering and Math) programs are at the forefront of today’s Educational trends, and many K-12 schools are putting a significant emphasis on expanding their STEM efforts. This raises the obvious question, how are STEM programs affecting classroom and school design? And how can furniture and interior design providers better accommodate the needs of STEM curricula within budgetary constraints? (more…)