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Dan Johnstone

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

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Mar 26, 2019 10:30:00 AM

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 at work. So how should a business owner lay out their ideal workplace? Today we’ll explain the pros and cons associated with these different design choices and help you make an informed decision that will benefit your company:

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Topics: Open Offices

5 Interior Design Factors that Increase Productivity

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Jan 28, 2019 10:30:00 AM

When most business professionals talk about increasing workplace productivity, they focus on abstract concepts. Unfortunately, business owners can’t purchase “positive-management techniques,” or “self-accountability,” for their team members. And while it’s possible to change a company’s culture strictly through attitude adjustment, altering the physical layout of a space is often a much more effective way to boost morale and performance. Given that fact, make sure to check out these five interior design factors that increase productivity:

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Topics: office layout

5 Reasons to Consider Installing Modular Office Walls

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Dec 20, 2018 2:30:00 PM

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. But are modular walls a good idea for your operation? Here are five reasons you should at least consider them for your office redesign:

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Topics: modern office design

3 Dental Office Furniture Best Practices

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Nov 28, 2018 10:30:00 AM

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 the layout, to the very furniture –– can affect a practice’s bottom line. With that in mind, today we’re here to provide a few helpful hints about an often overlooked design element, namely, dental office furniture. Check out these three best practices before you make any impulse buys!

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Topics: Dental Office Renovation

3 Medical Office Design Trends With Staying Power

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Oct 23, 2018 10:30:00 AM

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 the test of time. Considering how important office design is to the overall effectiveness of a clinic or facility, it’s critical for professionals to strike the right balance between modish and timeless design choices. That’s why we’ve decided to focus on three medical office design trends that can improve your workplace environment for patients and staff members alike:

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Topics: medical office design

How Your Business Can Benefit from Tech Office Design Elements

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Sep 24, 2018 10:30:00 AM

The tech industry is constantly evolving. Technology is never static, and, unsurprisingly, tech companies themselves also undergo change at a rapid rate. What’s more, the way tech startups think about their office design is often unique and exciting. These are businesses looking to push the envelope and their workspaces typically reflect that fact. The good news is, all businesses can benefit from elements of tech office design –– regardless of their area of expertise.

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Topics: modern office design, tech office design

Car Dealership Design Ideas

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Aug 28, 2018 10:30:00 AM

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 end, here are a few examples of sound car dealership design ideas brought to life. We bet you'll see some design elements you can implement at your location!

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Topics: car dealership design, office layout, modern office design

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

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Jul 17, 2018 10:30:00 AM

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 too often, management chooses to forgo a much-needed office renovation to cover other areas of need. The good news is, you don’t have to break the bank to achieve a stunning office redesign. Indeed, here are four office remodeling examples you can emulate at your workspace. Simply click on the links in the blog to see the work for yourself!

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Topics: Office Renovation, Dental Office Renovation, car dealership design, office redesign

How to Master an Office Redesign in 4 Simple Steps

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Jun 21, 2018 10:30:00 AM

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 feel they don’t have the time, energy, or resources to complete one successfully. Fortunately, we can help with that. Here’s how to master an office redesign in 4 simple steps:

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Topics: office redesign

Commercial Office Design for Millennials: Everything You Need to Know

Posted by Dan Johnstone on Jun 13, 2018 10:30:00 AM

The times, they are indeed changing. According to a study from the Pew Research Center, Millennials are already the largest generation in the American workforce. And that number is going to rise in the near future. As such, businesses across all industries need to adapt in a number of ways to accommodate this new wave of professionals. In particular, companies should reconsider their office design in relation to Millennial workers. Reconfiguring your commercial office design for Millennials might sound like a drastic step, but in reality it isn’t; it’s merely a natural progression. Still, in order to help your business make this transition as smoothly as possible, here are three things to look out for when renovating your office for the next generation:

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Topics: office design practices