Practical Design Ideas

Our Practical Design blogs are filled with great advice on the topics design professionals and project managers want to know more about. We like to think we have struck the perfect balance between design inspiration and practical tips – why not see for yourself.

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Designing an office with wellbeing in mind

September, 2021

  The importance of designing an office with wellbeing in mind   There are lots of considerations that go into a new office fit-out and…

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3 reasons why your business needs specialist entrance matting

August, 2021

  Why your business needs specialist entrance matting   There are some very practical reasons why we recommend a specialist entrance matting system and barrier…

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How to balance functionality and aesthetics in office design

August, 2021

Functionality and aesthetics in office design   It can be hard to get the balance right between functional design and great aesthetics, especially in a…

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Commercial flooring trends 2021

August, 2021

Our Customers Predicted The Commercial Flooring Trends   With more employees starting to return to the office, it's understandable that companies are looking to redesign…

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Commercial Restaurant Design

July, 2021

Key Trends in Commercial Restaurant Design   When it comes to commercial interior design, it's essential to start from the ground up. Your flooring designs…

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How to ensure contractor collaboration in re-fit projects

April, 2021

Contractor collaboration saves time and cost.   The construction industry, and particularly how contracts are set up, does not naturally encourage sub-contractors to work together.…

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Circular Design in Office Fit Outs

April, 2021

  Circular Design in Office Fit Outs - Why is it important?   Over an average commercial building’s life of 40 years, 42% of carbon…

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Guidance on office fit-outs

April, 2021

  Our Guidance on office fit-outs to minimise disruption and achieve key goals.   Project managing a new office fit-out can be tough work. There…