308, 2017

A Complete Guide to Planning A Successful Office Renovation

Considering an office renovation is an exciting time for any business. It means a fresh start, a revitalized identity, and an updated aesthetic that’s sure to impress your clients, customers and guests. It’s often an easy decision to begin a much-needed office renovation, and our minds immediately conjure up imagery of chic and modern spaces […]

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2707, 2017

Biggest Benefits of Creating a Modern Workplace Environment

Upgrading the office to reflect a more modern and innovative working environment can have a multitude of benefits to a business. Improved layout, modern equipment, fresh colours and even position flexibility can all contribute to improved employee satisfaction and retention, added creativity and innovation, and even a boost to your property value.

In this post, we’ll […]

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1007, 2017

5 Ways to Make Your Healthcare Office More Comfortable

Sitting in a doctor’s office waiting room can be an incredibly dry, boring and time-consuming process. It ranks right up there with waiting in line at the passport office or at the licensing office waiting to update your vehicle’s registration sticker. Ugh. Besides arriving late and potentially missing your appointment the best way for your […]

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706, 2017

Important First Impressions in your Office Design

“It’s the first impression that will either open the door or close it. It’s that important, so don’t mess it up.” – Nicholas Sparks, author

 

We’ve all heard the sentiment that you can never get a second chance at making a first impression; while this age old mentality is usually reserved for a social interactions, the […]

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2605, 2017

Tips for Combining Office and Retail Space

In 2017, retail is quickly becoming more and more about lifestyle experiences and entertainment rather than your standard purchasing journey. In addition to this style of involvement, business is moving online – with Canada alone being home to 105 million online transactions back in 2012, and roughly 22.3 billion generated online. What’s further, well known […]

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1505, 2017

Designing A Space To Grow With Your Business

One of the things that makes the business world so intriguing is the sense of uncertainty it can bring. Uncertainty can breed excitement, so the growth of your company should always be on your mind; after all, you didn’t start your business to fail. Growth is coming, and those who are unprepared for it often […]

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405, 2017

5 Smart & Small Office Designs

In the modern age of reliable, second-nature communications and a growing remote workforce, the underpinnings of an office-based career and lifestyle is changing; this means that the reasons for coming to a small start-up office or shared office space is changing drastically; office’s are no longer just workstations, they’re collaborative spaces where ideas should be […]

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2704, 2017

Office Design Trends for 2017

 

In the past, not a ton of critical thought was put into office design – it was simply a place to get work done, and that was that. No one was considering how colours, floor plans, ergonomics, and employee satisfaction played a role in to office efficiency.

In 2017, the role of office design could not […]

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2302, 2017

Open-Concept vs. Cubicles – Which Office Layout is Best?

There’s been much debate lately on the pros and cons of open concept office space versus the traditional cubicle-based layout of yesteryear. Both bring interesting advantages and disadvantages to the table, related to productivity, privacy, feeling of community, and workplace stress levels.

As modern office design continues to evolve, business owners, staff and construction companies are […]

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2701, 2017

Innovation Theory: A Guide to Commercial Design

 

Designing the interior of a commercial property can be a delicate process; risky in that you have to create an engaging experience for your potential guests and customers, but it’s got to remain as cost-effective and as efficient as possible at the same time.

Further to this complex mosaic of possibilities and processes, there’s the additional […]

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