We do more than sell furniture
We "understand" space.
Celebrating 30 Years
Sep19

Top Workplace Trends You Can't Ignore

Posted In // Design Tips

Top Workplace Trends You Can't Ignore

It may be considered a given – and it certainly is by many – that you want to keep up with workplace trends. However, since no one wants to waste time chasing fads or investing in the flimsy notion of trendiness, let’s look at why the broad behavior in a market or society (trends in your...

Aug25

Thinking of Expanding? 5 Signs that Show Your Business is Ready to Grow

Posted In // Design Tips

Thinking of Expanding? 5 Signs that Show Your Business is Ready to Grow

According to the Small Business Administration, 99.7% of businesses in the United States qualify as small businesses (those with less than 100 employees). If your company has passed the 5 year mark--before which 50% of start-ups can expect to fail—you may have reached both an exciting and...

Aug22

Top 5 Tips for Establishing an Office Culture of Health and Wellness

Posted In // Healthcare

Top 5 Tips for Establishing an Office Culture of Health and Wellness

Over the past decade, businesses large and small have implemented employee wellness programs in the hopes of not only creating happier, healthier, and more productive staff, but also with the aim of retaining top talent and reducing health care costs. The good news is that the benefits of an...

Aug17

Creating a Better Office Design to Increase Productivity

Posted In // Design Tips

Creating a Better Office Design to Increase Productivity

A study conducted by Harvard researchers found that office design is powerful; it is not only key to the functionality of a workplace but also influences employees’ home lives. The team behind the study looked at ten...

Jul19

Pros & Cons of Coworking vs. a Traditional Office Space

Posted In // Design Tips

Pros & Cons of Coworking vs. a Traditional Office Space

According to the Global Coworking Survey, 1.2 million people will have worked in a coworking office space by the end of 2017. The number of overall...

Jul14

“Boomer’s” Design Trends, and Why Nobody Puts These Babies in the Corner

Posted In // Healthcare

senior living design trends

According to a 2016 Population Reference Bureau study, the number of Americans over age 65 is projected to more than double from 46 million today to over 98 million by 2060, and will make up almost...

Jul05

Planning to Fail? Why You Shouldn’t Fail to Plan for Future Workplace Trends

Posted In // Design Tips

Planning to Fail? Why You Shouldn’t Fail to Plan for Future Workplace Trends

As technological advances become more widely adopted, trends involving the way that people think, communicate, and shop have changed dramatically. Not surprisingly, employee work patterns and even workplace environments are evolving to include trends of the future as well. Businesses that don’t...

Jun26

Five ways to Get More Nature into the Office

Posted In // Design Tips

Five ways to Get More Nature into the Office

It’s not just another pretty space. The biophilia hypothesis suggests that humans possess an innate tendency to seek connections with nature and other forms of life. Research indicates that connection can improve health, well-being – and even the bottom line.

According to Work...

Jun19

Design Dilemma: Finding Furnishings for Your Weirdly-Shaped Workspace

Posted In // Design Tips

Design Dilemma: Finding Furnishings for Your Weirdly-Shaped Workspace

Most office furnishings today are designed with symmetrical spaces in mind, but the evolving needs of many businesses and the modern movement toward open, cohesive floor plans require the use of more dynamic, flexible fixtures. As a result, most offices aren’t simple squares with 4 walls...

Jun06

How to Keep Your Office Clean with an Easy Plan

Posted In // Design Tips

How to Keep Your Office Clean with an Easy Plan

In a study featured in The Journal of Neuroscience, Princeton University researchers established that disorder within an environment essentially creates unnecessary competition for your attention. It seems to be stating the obvious, but any objects or papers that are not in their place are...

May26

Top Tips for Finding Quality Desk Chairs for Computer Programmers

Posted In // Office Ergonomics

Top Tips for Finding Quality Desk Chairs for Computer Programmers

Computer programmers serve important roles in just about every industry these days, completing essential tasks in teams across all sectors and companies. With work life demands different from your typical office employees however, it’s important to consider factors like durability, versatility,...

May24

How to Improve Your Company Culture

Posted In // Design Tips

How to Improve Your Company Culture

Kim recently graduated from college. She has a lot of energy and drive, and she is hungry for an opportunity. She lands a job at a growing software company that has a fair salary, great benefits, and a strong chance for advancement. However, there's one problem: she doesn't like the culture at...

May17

How to Create a Productive Brainstorming Area in the Office

Posted In // Design Tips

How to Create a Productive Brainstorming Area in the Office

Some offices today are taking creative cues from childhood. Forbes.com highlights innovative tech companies that have added carefree elements to the workspace.

  • At Google, employees can take a slide to get to the floor below.
  • At Skype, slate-colored “rock” cushions...

Apr28

Office Design Trends that Millennials Will Love

Posted In // Design Tips

Office Design Trends that Millennials Will Love

Millennials are changing the world of business in manifold ways. They have rewritten the playbook for marketing to consumers; reminded us that businesses can grow from almost no upfront capital; convinced us to shop local; further popularized 24/7 customer service; moved us to refashion the 9 to...

Apr19

Five Tips for Spring Cleaning your Office Workspace

Posted In // Design Tips

Five Tips for Spring Cleaning your Office Workspace

Five Tips for Spring Cleaning your Office Workspace Do you realize that your coworkers might not be judging you on your accomplishments, attitude or even your altruism? Rather, that water-cooler chatter might be revolving around what a mess your desk is. In fact, according to Forbes, a survey...

[12 3 4 5  >>