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Laminate vs. Tile

By Construction, Design, Installation, Office Design, Space Planning

Floor coverings have come a long way over the past several years, which is exciting news for your commercial space. Laminate flooring and tile flooring are two types of floors used by many businesses. They have a different look and style, and one might meet your needs more than another.  Choosing a floor for your business can be tough without all of the information. Here is what you need to know about the similarities and differences between laminate and tile…

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Why Is Office Space Layout Important to Employee's Health and Well-Being?

Why Is Office Space Layout Important to Employee’s Health and Well-Being?

By Charleston SC, Commercial Space, Design, Office Design

The space in which employees work and spend their time can have a significant impact on their emotional wellbeing, even going so far as to affect their outlook on life and their productivity. As an employer who’s seeking to maximize productivity and employ a happy workforce, office space layout isn’t something that should be overlooked. Consider the following about the relationships between space and layout and productivity, health, and happiness. Poor Conditions Lead to Unhappier, Less Productive Employees Time and…

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New Waterfront Mixed-Use Development on Daniel Island Planned

New Waterfront Mixed-Use Development on Daniel Island Planned

By Charleston SC, Construction, Design

A new 22-acre development on Daniel Island has been proposed to be built in phases along the waterfront.  River Landing Village will be built at the end of River Landing Drive and Pier View Street and will be a mixed- use development to include 300 condominiums and townhomes, two new public-access piers, and commercial retail space and restaurants along the Wando River. East West Partners, a Colorado real estate company that specializes in upscale residential developments (Denver, Vail Valley and…

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The Best Options to Design the Perfect Office Space Up for Debate

The Best Options to Design the Perfect Office Space Up for Debate

By Design, Office Design, Space Planning

There is no right answer when it comes to the design of the perfect office space among the corporate world, landlords and designers. A panel of experts at a Bisnow conference, Workplace of the Future, agreed that there is much to be debated still about how best to design an office. “We could charge an hourly rate for the conversations we have on what belongs in the building – not the shape of or the color of glass, but what…

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office floor plan

Should I Change My Office Floor Plan?

By Design, Space Planning, Trim Work

Do you remember back to when you were a child?  Rearranging your bedroom was one of the most exciting ways for you to feel like everything was new again.  Do you remember the first time your family moved and you got a whole new bedroom?  Having something new, even if it is filled with old familiar things can often bring those old usual tools and pieces of furniture back to life again.  If you’ve ever been part of a fast…

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interior design tips

Office Interior Design Tips

By Design

Gone are the days of taupe walls, closed doors and fake plants in the lobby.  Offices today are quickly being revolutionized by changing technology and a greater desire for employee satisfaction.  Just a few years ago, if you spent all of your days at your desk grinding away at your work you were considered a great employee.  Today being at your desk doesn’t necessarily mean you are being productive and longer hours spent in your office with the door shut…

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Do I need an Interior Architect?

By Design, Space Planning

Looking for an interior architect can be a difficult task.  Hiring the right person for that job is an important part of your building project and crucial to making sure your space turns out just the way you want it.  Especially when it comes to office space or retail space, you need to make sure your business’ personality and priorities are embodied in the look and feel of your new space. The best way to decide if an architect or…

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Commercial Interior Decorating Ideas

By Commercial Space, Design

Decorating the interior of your commercial space has a lot to do with your taste, the area your office or retail space is in and what type of clients you expect to have.  Unless you’ve been decorating and up fitting commercial space for a long time, you might not even know what your tastes are!  One of the best ways to start your commercial interior design process is to check out some other amazing spaces to see what you like,…

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Construction Planning

Get Help with Your Office Construction Planning

By Commercial Space, Construction, Design

New construction can be one of the most exciting times of expansion, and at the same time one of the most stressful parts of starting a new venture or taking your business to the next level.  Construction planning is always a complicated process because it has to take your project all the way from a dream to occupancy.  That includes everything from space design and maximization through framing, drywall, painting, finishing and furniture.  All of these details get even more…

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Office Layout

Maximize Your Office layout

By Commercial Space, Design

Whether you are redesigning your office, coming up with a layout for new construction you’re starting, or simply own some commercial rental space and are in between clients, now could be a great time to create a more efficient office layout that yields you space for more employees, more work and more profit.  Deciding what your office layout will look like can often require the help of professional space planners or architects.  Hiring architects to do your space planning can…

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