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How Value Engineering Keeps Your Office Redesign On Budget

There are several strategies and techniques for keeping your office redesign on budget, including: developing a robust and realistic schedule, conducting space planning, confirming that adequate systems are in place (e.g. HVAC, lighting, telecom, etc.), and using advanced project management software to track and measure costs against baselines and estimates. However, there is another extremely […]

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How Repurposing Office Furniture Keeps Your Renovation On Budget

While there are many smart strategies for keeping your renovation on budget, among the most effective – and yet not widely known – ways is to repurpose your current office furniture. Indeed, instead of replacing your furniture with new items or sourcing items in the used furniture market, it may be viable, economical and ecologically […]

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How Not Hiring an Architect Saves Your Office Remodeling Budget

Without question, architects are highly skilled, thoroughly knowledgeable, and certainly creative specialists who provide an essential skill that most of us rely on far more than we realize. Indeed, some architectural masterpieces are nothing short of remarkable and exhilarating.

How to Renovate Your Office While Staying On Schedule & On Budget

Discover the 3 Critical Questions You Need to Address for a Successful, Stress-Free Office Renovation An office renovation is more than an opportunity for your business to start a fresh and exciting new chapter. It is also a practical investment that delivers substantial ROI and improves your bottom-line by: Increasing employee efficiency, morale and collaboration […]

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How Your Furnishing Choices Affect Your Office Renovation Budget

There are several factors that directly and indirectly affect your office renovation budget – such as whether you need permits, if you will be shifting to an open collaborative space, if you need to hire an architect, and the list goes on. However, there is one factor in particular that is surprisingly influential, yet perhaps […]

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How Space Planning Helps Define Your Office Renovation Budget

As you may have discovered through your research or by speaking with partners and peers, there are many reasons to renovate your office – and all of them have to do with improving the bottom-line.

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3 Ways to Keep Your Office Redesign on Budget

A common myth that many business owners and executives believe is that an office redesign is a significantly – and as such prohibitively – costly project. Yes, while it is true that some major office redesigns can cost hundreds of thousands and even millions of dollars, this is by no means the “entry fee”. It […]

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4 Tips to Keep Your Office Renovation on Budget

Anyone who has experienced a “runaway” home renovation project understands all-too-well that what can start out as a straightforward plan, can quickly become a proverbial money pit.

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4 Budget Friendly Office Renovation Design Tips

Reinventing your office so that it’s more functional, efficient and esthetically impressive can be surprisingly affordable. Here are 4 budget friendly office renovation design tips that will give you the impact and results you want – but without breaking your budget:

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What Ideas Should You Consider For Workplace Planning?

Whether you’re starting a new business and designing an office from scratch or simply looking to renovate your existing space to accommodate more employees or maximize productivity, there are many factors to consider when undertaking the process of workspace planning. Creating a workspace that motivates employees, encourages collaboration, increases productivity, and fits within your budget […]

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How to Choose the Right Commercial Remodeling Contractor

Remodeling an office space is no small feat. Whether you’re looking to undergo a major commercial renovation or just looking to make a few minor changes throughout your office space, you’ll likely need the help of a commercial remodeling contractor. No matter what type of space you are planning to renovate or what the details […]

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4 Things All Chicago Commercial Contractors Should Know

Commercial contractors specialize in building, renovating, and remodeling offices, retail buildings, schools, restaurants, and other business structures. In major cities like Chicago, it is essential that commercial contractors maintain a specific skillset in order to successfully complete projects and meet client expectations. From licensure requirements to knowledge about necessary financial documents, here are four things […]

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How to Design an Efficient Laboratory Floor Plan

Designing the perfect laboratory floor plan is part preference and part science. While the layout of any individual lab should necessarily accommodate the personal proclivities of the scientist(s) who will be using it, the process of creating a truly efficient laboratory really centers on a few key design elements, which together help to enhance safety, […]

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What is a General Contractor and What Services Do They Provide?

General contractors play a very important role in the construction industry. Not only do they manage all aspects of a building or remodeling project, but they also provide valuable insight to their clients and offer them financial protection against any liabilities (should they occur). Take a closer look to understand just what is a general […]

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How to Renovate Office Space To Maximize Your Bottom Line

Looking to renovate office space in the New Year? Undergoing minor construction or taking on a full-scale office remodel can not only upgrade the look of your space but can also help boost your company’s bottom line! Many businesses around the nation have reported up to a 60% increase in profits due to a recent […]

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How to Design a Multifunctional Office Kitchen

The average person spends an estimated 90,000 hours working in an office or behind a desk. To make that time more enjoyable, productive and profitable, it makes sense for companies to maximize the amenities available to the people they employ. Even something as small as adding a coffee station has been shown to encourage creativity, […]

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Why Collaborative Office Spaces are Essential in Modern Business

Typical office layouts change over time. Workers have moved from working in individual stations to open spaces to cubicles and back again in a loop that transforms itself every few decades depending on the values and potential hazards (like a novel coronavirus, for instance) of the current time. And while changing the layout of an […]

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5 Steps to Designing Perfect Large Conference Room

A conference room serves a variety of purposes for most businesses. In addition to providing space for employees to gather for meetings, most conference rooms are also used to court clients, entertain staff and guests, interview prospective personnel and train new hires. They serve as workstations, classrooms and sometimes even just a quiet place to […]

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Why You Should Choose a Turnkey Contractor for Your Project

Commercial office renovations, especially if they are design/build, involve a variety of complex components that must be managed. The process of making and sticking to a budget, hiring the right subcontractors and maintaining a realistic deadline and schedule is often complicated and always time-consuming. Here’s why you should hire a turnkey contractor for your next […]

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The Benefits of Hoteling Office Space

Convenience and productivity are buzzwords in today’s business world. Employees want one, and employers demand the other. While each might seem at odds with the other, neither needs to be sacrificed and both can exist simultaneously. Indeed, the world’s recent pandemic has done nothing if not taught us that people can work wherever and whenever […]

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Things to Consider When Choosing Your Chicago General Contractor

Finding the right general contractor is perhaps the single most important part of an office renovation. Unfortunately, it can also be the hardest. According to Zippia.com, there are more than 36,000 general contractors in the United States. That’s a lot of possible contractors to consider. And even when you focus on a single location or […]

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Custom Conference Room Tables: What to Consider

A well-designed conference room is an important asset for most businesses. It not only serves as a designated meeting spot for a company’s many stakeholders, but also often acts as a makeshift lunchroom, packing station, training area, interview room and more, depending on the prevailing need of any specific day and time. As a consequence, […]

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3 Office Bathroom Ideas to Inspire Your Renovation

Now that people are returning to the workplace after two years of forced isolation, it’s important that their surroundings are safe and comfortable. To this end, many employers are modifying their spaces, wanting not just to comply with suggested safety precautions but hoping to attract even reluctant workers back to a physical business site that […]

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The 7 Phases of the Turnkey Construction and Interior Design Process

The interior design process involves a lot more than simply making a space look pretty. In many ways, it is an amalgamation of several different activities: design and construction, of course, but also management of all the financial, safety, legal and administrative details that make concepts and drawings actually come to life in the most […]

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4 Things to Know Before Your Next Modern Office Build Out

When leasing or otherwise acquiring an office space, it’s not unusual for it to need modification in order to make it functional for your own specific business needs. Called an “office build out,” this type of construction can begin with a blank slate — four white walls and nothing else — or it can entail […]

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LVT, LVP, Carpet Tile or Broadloom: How to Choose the Right Office Flooring for Your Renovation

Picking the right office flooring during a workplace renovation can increase the value of your space and create immediate visual interest. It can also impact your monthly expenses, with appropriate office flooring making your office more energy efficient so that you save money on your utility bills. But which type of office flooring is the […]

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Automate Your Office Lighting with Dusk to Dawn Lighting Controls

It’s not often that people can “switch it and forget it.” But when they can, the benefits usually include improved efficiency, reduced costs and enhanced reliability. For offices, the benefits of dusk to dawn lighting controls and other automation extend well beyond the obvious ones brought about by today’s technologies: the data processing systems, self-driving […]

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The Dark Side of Home Renovation Shows: What No One Wants You to Know About Remodels and Renovations

Renovation shows are all the rage nowadays. Starting with “This Old House” in 1979 and then taking firm root in the mid-1990s with the creation of HGTV, they have blossomed into the wide range of programming options available today. Programs like “Fixer Upper,” “Love It or List It” and “Property Brothers” are widely known and […]

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The Best Wall Cladding for Modern Offices

Wall cladding is a type of decorative feature used to cover the face of a wall. It involves the application of one type of material over another and, in most instances, does not provide any functional benefit other than sometimes delivering insulating and/or protective effects (especially when installed on exterior structures). When installed on interior […]

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How to Keep Your Sanity During Commercial Office Renovations

Renovations are stressful. The very nature of the word “renovation” means you are actively repairing something, addressing a problem and, thus, adding to the magnitude of the project as a whole. Make it a commercial office renovation (as opposed to a residential one), and the stress can quadruple, with property owners having to work around […]

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6 Benefits of Using Door Window Coverings in the Office

Doors create physical division between spaces, both restricting and facilitating movement from one place to another. There are many types of doors, from heavy, exterior access ones that provide protection against the outside world to less sturdy interior doors that are used to separate rooms. They can be solid or hollow, paneled or plain. They […]

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What to Do When Employees Request a Zen Office Design

Zen refers to a state of calmness where a person can be guided by his or her inituition. It has become a buzzword in the business world, with terms like “zen business,” “zen leadership,” “zen office” and the like being used when employees (or companies) want to focus on well-being, creativity and productivity. The belief […]

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What’s New in Loft Office Design? 3 Emerging Trends

  Loft offices are a great way to separate your work space from your living space at home, and they work just as well in a commercial office building. Often boasting beautiful views, high ceilings, and a sense of privacy or seclusion, it’s no surprise that more and more individuals and businesses are converting their […]

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Waiting Room, Washroom and Breakroom Design in a Post-Covid World

  Many offices and organizations are in a state of transition now. As the world recovers from the COVID-19 pandemic and things “return to normal,” many business leaders have to navigate the complex process of welcoming back employees, guests, visitors, and clients to their workspaces. As such, quality design choices in public spaces like waiting […]

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3 Ways to Plan Your Strategy for Office Space Design

  An empty canvas can be both an exciting opportunity and a daunting challenge at the same time. In that spirit, creating a strategy for a new office space design may not be a straightforward process. Business leaders may have difficulty managing the needs of their company within certain spatial and budgetary constraints. If this […]

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Startup Office Space: How to Make Your Dream a Reality

  Launching a startup is one of the most exciting –– and challenging –– things a professional can do in their entire career. As one can imagine, getting a startup off the ground is a big task that involves numerous key decisions and projects. And one of the most important elements to ensuring your startup […]

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10 Tips for Getting Started with Dental Office Construction

  Revamping your dental office design can represent a big step forward for your organization. An enhanced dental office layout can lead to better patient experiences, improved employee morale, and increased overall productivity among staff members.  However, before you start making calls and scheduling your dental office construction project, there are a few things that […]

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12 Considerations for Office Breakrooms

  Frequent readers of our blog will note that we’ve talked a lot about breakrooms recently. However, that’s simply because the breakroom is an integral aspect of quality office design. Breakrooms provide people with much-needed space to unwind, snack, chat with coworkers, and refocus during the work day. As such, today we’re going to take […]

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How to Control Sound in Corporate Office Interiors

  Noisy distractions can derail even the most dedicated employees. If you’ve ever been annoyed by a coworker’s phone call, or construction from across the street, or even a squeaky chair, then you know just how frustrating certain office sounds can be. Unfortunately, not every company has the budget, time, or space to build new […]

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Auto Dealership Design PUT YOUR CUSTOMERS AT EASE WITH A SOPHISTICATED AUTO DEALERSHIP DESIGN Auto dealership design can have a big effect on your car sales. The design of your dealership should be up-to-date with a well-designed interior lobby, waiting area, offices, and hallways to the maintenance shops.  It’s especially important that your front customer […]

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Lab Design WORK IN AN STERILE, EFFICIENT, & ENJOYABLE LAB SPACE Lab design can have a big effect on the fundamentals of your company. The lab is an essential part of producing results, so it’s important that it is up-to-date with the right technologies and equipment, regularly sanitized, and is organized and easy-to-navigate. Renovating a […]

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Therapy Office Design: Where to Start?

The look and feel of any professional workplace will likely have an impact on the way a client perceives that business. Whether you’re visiting a restaurant or a boardroom, the design of a professional space can shape your opinion of the company at large. This is even more true of medical facilities and therapists’ offices. […]

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Using Design, Build, Furnish Methodology for Your Office Fit Out

Improving an office environment is not a hypothetical exercise. Yet, unfortunately, many design consultants don’t help their clients address real-world issues. Business leaders looking to enhance their workspace have a number of different factors to consider, ranging from their budget, to their goals, to their available space, and even their time frame. Given that fact, […]

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Waiting Room Design

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Want a Luxurious Office Design without Blowing up the Bank?

If you’ve ever walked into a luxury office building, you know that it can have a powerful impact on you. Whether it’s the vaulted ceilings, modern architecture, or marble floors, a luxury office design can send the right message to new customers or clients. Most people look at beautiful offices and assume they can’t afford […]

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5 Questions to Ask Your Interior Contracting Firm

When it comes to hiring an interior contracting firm, there are many important factors at play. Does the firm create their own designs? Do they specialize in commercial construction? Does their proposal align with your budget? Read on to see the five most important questions to ask before you hire an interior contractor.

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4 Ways to Stop Office Construction Issues Before They Start

If you’ve ever managed a construction project, you know that there are a million potential issues that can crop up. They can cause your office construction to take longer and cost more than it should. But, there’s good news: most are avoidable. Learn the top 4 ways to stop office construction issues before they start.

Break Room Ideas

Break Room Ideas PROVIDE A SPACE FOR COLLABORATION & RELAXATION With professionals spending more and more time in the office, break rooms have never been more important to employee morale and engagement. Break rooms and recreation areas provide professionals with the space they need to relax, collaborate, and recharge their batteries throughout the day. Break […]

Office Lobby

Office Lobby MAKE A STUNNING FIRST IMPRESSION Office lobby design can have a big effect on how visitors perceive an organization. The lobby is the gateway to any business, which is why it should be welcoming, easy-to-navigate, and match the style and tone of your company’s brand.  Renovating an office lobby, reception area, or waiting […]

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Reception Area Design and Build: How to Stick to a Timeline

For many businesses, the reception desk is the most important space in the office. It’s often where clients and prospects spend their first few minutes in your office and form their first impressions about your company. Today we’ll share a few tips on how business leaders can create a renovation schedule and stick to it.

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Manufacturing Cleanrooms: 4 Things to Keep in Mind

Cleanrooms have been fixtures for companies operating in certain medical and scientific research niches for decades. Yet cleanrooms have become increasingly relevant for a wide variety of organizations over the past few months due in part to COVID-19. Today we’ll highlight some key facts about manufacturing cleanrooms.

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Commercial Exterior Renovation: What to Consider Before Your Next Project

As the economy begins to recover – shoppers return to retail and employees make their way back to the office – the buildings they return to should offer a true welcoming. More than just places of business, commercial spaces serve as the setting for professional collaboration, commerce, and the “normalcy” we are all looking for. […]

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Breakroom Design Modern Office Break Rooms Boost Employee Morale and Comfort Contact Us Don’t forget about your staff during an office construction project! Talk to Key Interiors about our break room design services. First Name* Last Name* Email* Phone* Company Name* Tell Us About Your Project* Unacknowledged but indispensable, break rooms are often an afterthought […]

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The Importance of a Project Manager for Your Office Renovation

While project managers are important in many business-related endeavors – such as launching a new product, marketing products and services, running a recruitment campaign, and the list goes on – there is one activity in particular where hiring a qualified project manager is absolutely vital: when you’re embarking on an office renovation project. Here are […]

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3 Common Office Renovation Mistakes & How to Avoid Them

Each day across the country, tens of thousands of businesses launch an office renovation project – whether it’s a re-invention, a refresh, or most often a combination of both. Unfortunately, not all of these businesses will reach the finish line on time and in budget. And while sometimes the root causes of schedule and cost […]

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Modern office design strategies allow businesses to create dynamic and effective workspaces within their spatial and budgetary limitations. Indeed, modern office design is all about finding solutions to problems that have plagued businesses for years. And you don’t have to be a multi-billion dollar corporation to improve the atmosphere of your work environment. With that […]

The Ultimate Guide to Office Renovation

Opting for an office renovation is a big decision, and it’s one that business owners should consider seriously before they take action. Office renovations are significant undertakings that require careful planning, orchestration, and execution. Yet, when done successfully, they can offer a company a myriad of benefits. Here, we’ll examine all aspects of a renovation […]

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A corporate client approached Key Interiors with a limited budget and the need to build out a new office space with a fresh new look. Designing open plan workstations, tactical use of wallpaper in only specific areas, and accent drum light fixtures allowed us to meet the clients needs, delineate spaces effectively, and keep a close watch on the budget. It’s important to note that this client continues to use Key Interiors repeatedly on large scale projects around the country.

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A rapidly growing home-healthcare provider needed to move to a new office and wanted to provide a fresh new look for a large number of employees to function efficiently. Working under a tight budget and time-frame, Key Interiors completely designed and built out a full office. Privacy based workstations with abundant storage, a fun kitchen, and a full range of other staff areas were effectively planned and furnished.

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Key Interiors completed the complex six-phase project despite stringent work and building rules to complete the project on time and within budget. JSSI decided to replace all of their carpet, furniture and paint with modern styles and quality brands. By installing 150 LF of monolithic glass walls and doors across the face of all perimeter offices greatly enhanced the natural light, allowing it to permeate throughout the floor.

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Why Refurbishing Your Existing Furniture Saves Office Renovation Dollars

Whether your office renovation budget is under $10,000 or over $100,000, you wisely want to ensure that you are getting the most value possible. And that means exploiting opportunities to save costs — but without compromising your vision.

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When to Schedule Your Next Office Renovation

At Key Interiors, we’ve grown since our inception in 1978 to become one of the nation’s most respected interior solutions providers. And along the way, one of the most important issues we’ve helped our clients address is when to schedule their next office renovation.

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4 Office Design Problems that are Costing You Money

When it comes to cutting costs, most business leaders and other decision-makers focus on factors such as supply chain management, customer acquisition costs, workforce planning, product price positioning, and so on.

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4 Questions to Ask Before Beginning an Office Renovation

Regardless of whether you want to make better use of your existing space or are “bursting at the seams” because of recent hiring activity, an office renovation is certainly a good news story for your business, your employees, and even your customers who find this kind of development impressive. After all, we all like doing […]

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Office Design Best Practices from Google’s “Nested Office”

When you generate 66 billion dollars a year in revenue, you do not follow trends: you make them! And that is why the business world has been paying very close attention to Google’s famed “Nested Office” design (see some photos here), to see where it’s something they should adopt ASAP, or perhaps stand back and […]

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How to Tell When You are Ready for an Office Renovation

Unless they have just moved into a new space or wrapped up a design overhaul, most business owners and executives would almost certainly put an office renovation on their “nice to have”, “to be considered”, or “future plans” list.

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How to Avoid These 5 Common Office Renovation Mistakes

Many “Reality TV” shows and websites are dedicated to taking us behind the scenes of disastrous home renovation projects – which are the kind that spiral downwards and turn into a gaping, terrifying money pit!

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Who Should Have a Say in Your Office Redesign?

One of the most beneficial aspects of an office redesign, is that it gives businesses an opportunity to collaborate and integrate the opinions and needs of different groups – each of whom has a valuable piece of the overall puzzle.

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How to Design a Modern Dental Clinic

In your dental clinic, you may have started to notice an increasing gap between the lead-edge solutions you offer – such as invisible braces, same-day dental crowns, and so on – and the overall look and feel of your office. In other words: it may be time for a renovation!

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5 Tips for Surviving an Office Renovation

As you know, running a business is often rewarding, but it is never easy – simply because there is always a problem to solve or goal to achieve. Indeed, in business as in life, there is really no such thing as “maintenance mode”. You are either falling behind or moving ahead!

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Do We Need an Office Renovation or Office Redesign?

You may have come to the conclusion – or are heading in that direction per feedback from your employees, and possibly in light of comments from your customers/clients as well – that your office environment would benefit from a new look and feel.

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6 Essential Dental Office Remodeling Tips

There comes a time in the lifespan of every dental office – it could be several years after opening, or in many cases much sooner – when remodeling becomes less of a “nice-to-have” option, and more of a strategic requirement to grow the patient roster, shift towards the delivery of more profitable dental solutions, and […]

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5 Reasons You Should Hire an Interior Office Construction Firm

Refreshing, re-designing or re-inventing an office environment is supposed to be an exciting and positive experience; one that invigorates your employees, impresses your customers, and signals to your marketplace (and competitors!) that the best days for your business are ahead, not behind. However, despite the fact that this should be a “good news” story, the […]

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3 Small Office Design Changes That Can Have a BIG Impact

While an office redesign or re-invention may be in your mind or on the horizon, there is no need to let budget constraints force you to wait months or even years to start reaping the rewards of a more productive and pleasing environment. According to Inc. Magazine contributor Jessica Stillman “There’s no need to spend a […]

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3 Questions to Ask to Get the Best Dental Office Design For Your Practice

“What’s in a design?” Well, if the topic is dental practice design, then there’s plenty to talk about – and much at stake, as well. Indeed, today’s patients have much higher expectations for comfort and care than previous generations; which helps explain why many dental practices look and feel more like high-end day spas than […]

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The Key Differences Between Architecture vs. Design

At Key Interiors, one of the most frequent – and also the most important – questions we receive is: do we need an architect for our office renovation, do we need an interior designer, or do we need both? For starters, this is one of those questions that has an “it all depends…” answer, because […]

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The Furniture You Must Have in Your Dental Office Design

While all dentists know that the look and feel of their waiting room is important, many are surprised to discover just how influential it is to keeping – or in some cases – losing a profitable patient (and all of their profitable referrals!).

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3 Principles of Successful Automobile Dealership Design

While it is true that an increasing number of consumers are spending time online to learn about new and used cars, this does not mean by any stretch of the imagination that car dealerships are redundant, or on their way to extinction. As noted by the automotive sector for TNS Global, which is the world’s […]

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How to Identify Goals for Your Office Renovation Plan

While there are many aspects and elements of a successful office renovation, among the most important will be your overall office renovation plan. This plan – which is typically comprised of several supporting documents, appendices and so on – captures scope, workflows, personnel, materials, budget, risk management, and more.

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5 Dental Office Design Best Practices & Tips from the Experts

Just as dentists would never even think of advising their patients to perform “self-dentistry”, when it comes to reimagining their practice, it is important to get advice from interior solutions specialists. With this in mind, here are 5 dental office design best practices and tips from the experts that all dentists should keep in mind when […]

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3 Medical Office Design Best Practices to Benefit Patients and Productivity

While medicine and health care have changed dramatically over the number of years and especially the last few decades, medical office design thinking certainly has not been left behind – at least not in today’s most profitable and thriving practices.   Gone are the days when patients were clustered in cramped waiting rooms, and staff […]

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How Design-Build Firms Help Your Office Renovation Run Smoothly

When it comes to your office renovation, naturally you want the reap the rewards and benefits of your investment, such as greater staff efficiency, higher customer satisfaction, an enhanced brand and image, and so on. Yet while end results are important, you cannot afford to overlook the process or project management. And that is where […]

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Why Value Engineering is Beneficial for Office Design

There are many factors that combine to make an office design project successful. However, one of the most important factors – and yet also one that many office design firms do not offer – is value engineering. We will discuss why offering value engineering is not standard across all firms in a moment. First, let […]

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7 Office Design Best Practices for Startups

While some days are better than others, and wearing multiple hats is the norm instead of the exception, being part of the startup experience is unique and exhilarating. Each day is different, the possibilities are inspiring, and the sky is the limit. Naturally, there are many factors that drive and determine startup success, including marketplace […]

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3 Ideas for a More Creative Office Design

Executives and managers who believe that creative office design is merely an optional “nice-to-haves” should think again – because creative workspaces can reduce absenteeism and turnover, drive retention and efficiency, boost performance and productivity, and increase revenues and customer satisfaction. In other words, creative office design is great for the bottom line!

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3 Office Design Questions to Ask Your Employees

When it comes to developing your office design plan, obviously you need to focus on aspects such as budgets, scheduling, logistics (e.g. maintaining operations during the renovation/construction or temporary re-allocating work to another site), permits and approvals (typically required for any project involving architectural changes), and the list goes on.

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New Office Design: 5 Tips for Choosing the Right Office Furniture

As you ponder, plan and prepare for a new office design, naturally you will focus on aspects such as space utilization, lighting and HVAC, traffic flows, and so on. However, there is another critically important piece of the puzzle that is just as important: choosing the right office furniture. To help point you in the […]

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4 Key Workplace Benefits of Sit-to-Stand Desks

Progressive and forward-looking business leaders are always looking for innovative ways to improve their workplace; both because it is good for employees, and because it is good for the bottom-line. And over the last few years, one of the most effective and exciting introductions to the office furniture roster are sit-to-stand desks.

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Why Office Construction Management is an Essential Part of Office Design

When some businesses want to refresh their work environment so that it is more modern, ergonomic, employee-friendly, customer-centric, productive and efficient, they can focus their efforts (or more typically, direct the efforts of their interior solutions partner) on making key changes that make a big difference, but do not require any fundamental construction or reconstruction.

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4 Office Design Pitfalls to Avoid

Every office design project is unique, and each one is based on a complex set of factors, variables, details, preferences, materials, resources, and so on. However, just as there are some established principles and best practices to adopt, there are some mistakes and pitfalls to avoid. Here are four of the most common:

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What is Authenticity-Centered Office Design?

On today’s business landscape, it is common to hear businesses of all sizes — from small startups to large enterprises — emphasize their commitment to “authenticity.” For example, they tout their systems, practices, protocol and policies that support transparency, visibility, fairness, ethics, employee engagement, environmental responsibility, and giving back to the community.

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3 Signs that Your Business Should Invest in Executive Office Design

For previous generations, the executive office was hallowed ground characterized by heavy (and expensive) furniture and, to evoke the words of Will Ferrell’s hilarious portrayal of anchorman Ron Burgundy: “a smell of rich mahogany and many leather-bound books.” However, these days it is not uncommon for executives to work in the same environment as basically […]

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3 Costly Misconceptions About Office Space Planning

When it comes to refreshing, renovating or re-inventing your work environment, there are many best practices and smart strategies. And one of the most vital — yet often overlooked — elements is rooted in office space planning. Here are three costly misconceptions that quickly turn what should be a successful project into a stressful scenario:

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5 Ways that Modern Office Design Impacts the Bottom-Line

When it comes to residential design, it’s perfectly fine — and in fact, usually preferred — for decisions to generate qualitative benefits and outcomes. For example, adding a bay window can make a living room brighter and more welcoming, while installing decorative wall coverings can make a den (or man cave) cozier.  However, when the […]

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3 Tips to Make the Most of Your Studio Office Design Strategy

On today’s business landscape, long-term success — and in many cases, short-term survival — isn’t just driven by sufficient cash flow and profitable customers. There’s another “C” in the mix that can be more valuable, and also rarer, than both: creatives!  Now, before you start imagining folks wearing frocks and mixing paint on a palette: […]

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5 Essential Design Tips from Professional Office Space Planners

Regardless of whether they conduct operations from a stylish and trendy loft or the top floors of a downtown skyscraper, all businesses need to get optimal value from their space — so that it’s an asset that drives productivity and profitability, instead of a liability that contributes to inefficiency and waste. To help your business […]

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What Does Design Build Mean in Office Renovations?

A design build approach is typically associated with new construction projects, such as building a new warehouse facility, commercial space or residential home. However, design build also applies to office renovations, where it delivers several important advantages. Before answering the question “what does design build mean in office renovations?”, it is helpful to take a […]

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3 Misconceptions About Dental Office Interior Design

Every dentist, whether they have just started their journey in the field, or are thinking about life-after-dentistry, knows that dental office interior design plays a key role in both practice success and patient satisfaction. What’s more, most dentists have translated their awareness of dental office interior design into significant improvements and investments. Indeed, gone are […]

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5 Office Design Space Planning Best Practices

Unlike residential design space planning which is largely a matter of personal preference — for example, some people like wall-to-wall furniture, others lean towards “less is more” concept — office design space planning is a strategic function, because it impacts everything from real estate costs to worker productivity.  If you’re thinking of refreshing, renovating or […]

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How to Make the Most of a Studio Office Design

There’s a common misconception in the design world that a larger canvas allows for greater creativity; that if you’re saddled with tight quarters you’ll just have to make do with your surroundings. However, that couldn’t be further from the truth. Indeed, anyone can make the most of a studio office design –– provided they keep […]

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How To Solve Common Issues with Car Dealership Design

As anyone who’s worked in sales can attest, location matters a great deal when it comes to closing a deal. People react differently given the different situations they find themselves in; it’s only natural. You don’t comport yourself in a church they same way you would at the gym, after all. That’s why it’s essential […]

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4 Common Mistakes to Avoid When Designing a Small Office Space

Cramped. Confined. Cornered. Claustrophobic.  

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4 Secrets to Creating the Perfect Law Office Design

“Perception is reality.” It’s a phrase lawyers –– perhaps more than professionals in any other field –– understand intimately. Because whether you’re presenting a case in court, or entertaining guests at a house party, the way you present yourself to the world matters. Indeed, the same can also be said for office design as well. […]

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Car Dealership Design: How to Wow Your Customers

In the past going to the car dealership was a delightful day out. After all, what could be more exciting than purchasing your own car? Unfortunately, though, too often modern-day customers don’t experience that same “wow factor” consumers in the past felt for automobiles and car dealerships. So how can you recapture some of that […]

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Repurposed Office Design: How to Make an Old Workspace Vibrant

It’s natural that most business owners would have a vision in mind when they picture their ideal workspace. After all, part of the fun of owning a small business is dreaming about the possibilities of growth, expansion, and improvement. However, there’s often quite the disparity between how people would like their offices to look, and […]

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How Building Information Modeling Can Transform a Design Project

Many times in business and in life, the process is just as important as the end result: the destination as vital as the journey; the effort as integral as the outcome. If you’re a believer in doing things the right way, then know that office design projects are no exception to that rule. And with […]

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5 Signs Your Business Needs Commercial Building Facade Renovations

You don’t have to be a linguist to figure out that the word “facade” derives from the French word for “face.” This is hardly breaking news. Nevertheless, plenty of businesses do neglect the literal “face” they present to the outside world –– their building’s facade. An uninspiring facade will not only affect companies that rely […]

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4 Tips for Creating a Modern Chiropractic Office Design

Professionals in the medical field often face an uphill battle when designing their workspace. That’s because unlike other businesses that can focus solely on creating offices that maximize productivity, medical facilities need to take more factors into account. For one, medical offices need to accommodate any number of patients, as well as other visitors to […]

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3 Car Dealership Renovation Best Practices

It’s natural to assume that given the rise of digital media over the past twenty years people would value online interactions more than face-to-face meetings. However, that assumption is incorrect. Rather, most customers prefer interacting with a human being –– especially when making a big decision. This is one reason why car dealerships continue to […]

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How to Master an Office Redesign in 4 Simple Steps

Let’s get logistical, baby. Transforming an office from what it currently is into what you want it to be can be a complicated process, involving numerous moving parts, contractors, and revisions along the way. Indeed, the task can prove so daunting that many companies desperately in need of a renovation put it off because they […]

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Your Worst Nightmare About Dental Office Design Come to Life

For many, (around ten percent of the population) the thought of going to any dental office is a terrifying one. Indeed, dental phobia is real, and medical professionals in the dentistry field need to recognize this if they’re going to overcome stereotypes and negative connotations. The good news is, the way your practice is laid […]

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Office Remodeling Examples: Get a Gorgeous Office Without Breaking the Bank

All business owners have an obligation to themselves and their staff to manage their finances responsibly. It’s not always fun forming a company budget, but it’s an essential element to generating a sound business strategy. Unfortunately, budgetary restrictions sometimes prohibit a business owner from doing everything they’d like to accomplish under ideal circumstances. And far […]

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Food Industry Office Design: 3 Tips to Create the Ideal Workspace

The food industry is massive and nuanced. In fact, the sheer amount of businesses involved in the growing, processing, and distribution of food makes it difficult to account for just how much the industry contributes to the national or global economy. (Regardless, it’s still the biggest industry on earth.) With that in mind, it’s not […]

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Car Dealership Design Ideas

Car salespeople understand the importance of making a good impression with a customer. Making a good impression, however, is about more than some dealerships seem to realize. Indeed, the way your space is arranged, and the amenities you have to offer your visitors can have a massive impact on your sales team’s performance. To that […]

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Modern Office Design Ideas

At Key Interiors, we know how tough it can be to start an office redesign from scratch. Fortunately, one of the best way to get the creative juices flowing is by seeing how other companies have handled renovation projects. You can learn a lot about your office –– and good office layout practice in general […]

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Why We Love Sustainable Office Design (And You Should Too!)

At Key Interiors, we believe workspaces should be designed to maximize productivity and eliminate distraction. Sustainable office design, then, is a practice we love since it offers business owners and employees many substantial advantages. Sustainable office design is a practice of creating commercial workspaces by eliminating waste, using recycled material, and adhering to environmentally conscious […]

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How To Design Your Office To Keep Your Employees Active

Even the most industrious employees experience profound lethargy from time to time. However, there’s a difference between the occasional dip in productivity and a continual, office-wide morale problem. Furthermore, the way your office is laid out can have an adverse effect on your employees’ activity levels. As luck would have it though, you can always […]

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5 Ways To Completely Revamp Your Dental Office Waiting Room

It’s difficult to overstate how important customer service is to the viability of a modern business. After all, how your current customers perceive your operation won’t just determine your immediate success but can also affect your ability to attract new consumers too. And dentists in particular need to be aware of this fact. A few […]

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3 Medical Office Design Trends With Staying Power

Effective office design typically combines both classic and contemporary stylistic elements. When a workplace design skews too “old school” it can miss out on key benefits modern advancements provide; alternatively, an office built with only modern trends in mind could quickly become dated after only a few years. Indeed, not every design innovation will stand […]

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4 Cost-Effective Small Waiting Room Ideas

Previously on our blog, we’ve written about how business owners can maximize a small office space. And we’ve also covered how to improve the look and feel of a waiting room. But we’ve never tackled how to optimize a small waiting room design –– until now. Indeed, it can be difficult to come up with […]

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3 Dental Office Furniture Best Practices

Dental offices are some of the most varied workspaces in any industry. On one hand, dental offices need to be warm and accommodating for visitors of all ages and backgrounds; however, they should also support employees and ensure high levels of productivity. As such, everything about a dentist’s office –– from the color scheme, to […]

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4 Practical & Effective Medical Office Design Ideas

Professionals in the medical field have some of the most stressful jobs on the planet. Their workspace design shouldn’t contribute to it, though. Unfortunately, many medical facilities aren’t designed to optimize employee performance and visitor experience. Indeed, satisfying both of these criteria presents a unique challenge to interior designers and it’s difficult to strike the right […]

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5 Reasons to Consider Installing Modular Office Walls

An office redesign is a big project –– no matter your industry or budget. Indeed, choosing to renovate your current workspace is one of the most important decisions any business owner could make. And because redesigns are such large undertakings, many professionals are turning to modular office walls as an alternative to traditional construction methods. […]

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4 Benefits to Business Murals Inside & Outside the Office

It’s difficult to put a price on the power of art. After all, how can you quantify the emotional response a compelling painting produces? What is clear though, is that people love engaging with murals and art related to businesses. In fact, business murals offer major benefits to companies that utilize them both inside and […]

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4 Amazing Ideas for Medical Office Designs

The value of a good first impression can’t be overstated. And that’s especially true for medical practices, hospitals, and testing facilities. A medical office design can either inspire confidence and relax nervous patients, or exacerbate their concerns. Given that fact, medical professionals can’t take any risks when it comes to their design choices. Here then […]

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6 Ways to Quickly Improve a Boring Office

For some professionals, going to work is like entering an Orwellian nightmare. The cubicles are small and uniform. The lights fluorescent and harsh. The color scheme is drab and gray. There’s little-to-no artwork, and the break room –– if there even is one –– is criminally understocked. In short, they work in a boring office. […]

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Cubicle vs Office: What’s the Best Design Choice For You?

In the world of interior business design, there’s probably no more hotly-contested topic than whether to install cubicles or to adopt an open-office plan. Indeed, the cubicle vs office debate has plenty of detractors –– on both sides. Certain studies suggest that open office designs decrease productivity, while psychologists argue that cubicles make people miserable […]

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5 Cozy Office Ideas for Modern Businesses

Considering that many professionals spend 40, 50, or even 60 hours in the workplace every week, it only makes sense for modern offices to boast many supportive amenities. Indeed, an office really should be a home away from home for employees. And it’s no surprise that when professionals feel comfortable in their surroundings, they’re more productive and […]

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5 Office Organization Hacks for Small Workplaces

When it comes to interior office design, size can matter a great deal. However, it is possible to build a functional workplace in a small office, even if you’ve struggled with a lack of space in the past. The key to maximizing a work area is, unsurprisingly, organization. It’s imperative that your team is able […]

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6 Ways to Make Your Office Reception Area More Welcoming

First impressions matter a great deal. For better or worse, snap judgements color our perceptions of people, places, and products. In the business sense, most professionals first encounter a company through its office reception area. Indeed, this space can either set up positive expectations or potentially disorient and disappoint a new visitor. Obviously this can […]

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5 Tips for Improving Individual Workstation Design

Modern offices are diverse places. Most contain multiple workstations, open areas, break rooms, conference spaces, and other rooms designed for specific functions. Naturally, office design as a whole will encompass all of those elements. However, as one would expect, different design best practices apply to different parts of the office. Designing a CEO’s office presents […]

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3 Meeting Room Design Ideas for Small Businesses

Productive meetings are key to business success. This might sound obvious, but plenty of companies hold lackluster, ineffective meetings that serve only to waste their employees’ valuable time and limit progress. Unfortunately, some small businesses struggle to find adequate space to hold meaningful meetings. Conference rooms that are too small or are in other ways […]

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The Ultimate Office Renovation Checklist

When tackling a big assignment, it’s always best to break it down into smaller components. This way, you can focus on individual aspects one at a time and work more effectively. The same principle holds true for carrying out an office redesign or renovation. Unfortunately, plenty of business owners don’t know where to begin with […]

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5 Effective Types of Office Layouts

As with any major decision, it’s important for business leaders to research different office design templates before they make a final choice. Informing yourself on a subject will enable you to make sensible decisions. Thankfully, business owners have a number of options at their disposal when it comes to renovating their office. Today, we’ll highlight […]

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Is a Quiet Office Good For Productivity?

Distractions in the workplace can come in a variety of forms. Noises from traffic outside, smells emanating from the kitchen, an impromptu call for a meeting –– all of these things can break an employee’s focus. However, some offices are so silent, so devoid of distraction that even the smallest disturbance can become a big […]

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5 Tips to Create the Ideal Medical Office Layout

Have you ever rearranged the furniture in your living room? If you have, then you know that just a few key layout changes can entirely alter the way that a space looks and feels. In the same vein, changing the makeup of a medical facility can have a big effect on patient satisfaction and employee […]

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5 Medical Clinic Design Best Practices

Little things matter a great deal in interior design. Nowhere is this concept more apparent than in medical clinic design. Small choices like the artwork on display in a waiting room, or the layout of an exam room can have big effects on patient satisfaction and employee productivity. Clinics are unique workspaces in that they […]

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How an Open Office Renovation Can Save You Money