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There is quite a bit to learn about ergonomic monitor stands because they offer a variety of functionality. The sophisticated ones offer a lot more function than you might imagine. Meanwhile, with LCD monitors being universally prevalent, new ergonomic monitor arms and monitor stands are a lot cheaper than most people think. The two principal […]
When thinking about ergonomics and a worker’s overall comfort, the first things that spring to mind are desks and chairs, but ergonomics is really the science of conforming your workspace to adapt to the user rather than the other way around.
A guide to anti-fatigue mats The health benefits of sit-stand desks are well documented. Health experts from top medical schools agree that standing more and sitting less offers a reduced risk of diabetes as well as a reduced risk of mortality from cardiovascular disease. To go along with your sit-stand desk, we recommend using an […]
Sound Masking is an often overlooked way to increase your office’s productivity. In the past decade, workplaces have become more open and collaborative, with lounges replacing some cubicle floors as places to do serious work. Managers have stepped out of their offices and installed their office desks in the middle of an open plan work […]
The reception area is the first part of your office that clients, partners, and new contacts see when they visit your business. Our design professionals are ready to help you put your best foot forward with new, refurbished or pre-owned reception furniture. With our handpicked selection of reception seating, you can shape the entrance to your workplace […]
Niels Diffrient ergonomic chairs inspired a generation of designers. His design career started in a whimsical fashion with his childhood love for airplanes. He began drawing and designing model airplanes as a way to get closer to them. Much later in life, Diffrient noted that he took the basic design approach developed during these formative […]
On the March 12, 1967 episode of the CBS show “The 21st Century” Walter Cronkite – arguably America’s most famous news anchor – gave a tour of what the home office of the 21st Century might be like. The Cronkite home office furniture was oddly like the modular offices of today, with electronics on all surfaces. These […]
We celebrate good design and innovative ideas. And the modern design of Ray and Charles Eames has been a force of nature in office chair design. A California exhibition of their work entitled “Ray Eames: A Century of Modern Design” tells their story through design. Their Pinterest board description is: “Research for the upcoming exhibit […]
Dogbone cubicles are a flexible configuration that encourages employee collaboration. Trends in office furniture style and layout have changed radically in the last ten years. Cubicles with high walls that gave employees quiet and privacy have gone out the window in favor of an open plan office layout which encourages interdepartmental collaboration between employees.
With spring here, our senses are tuned to all the bright colors in nature – spring green of new leaves, the rich purples of blooming irises, the flashy pinks, oranges and yellows of blooming wildflowers. Just because we humans have to spend so much time inside working, doesn’t mean that we can’t bring some of […]