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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Covid-19 design inspiration from around the world

July, 2020

  Covid-19 Design Inspiration includes humour and repurposing   As the coronavirus pandemic has shaken the world, we find ourselves in uncharted design territory. Designers…

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Crossing the ‘T’s and dotting the ‘I’s in the new normal

June, 2020

Hints for commercial designers in the new normal   Lockdown restrictions are continuing to ease around the UK and more and more businesses are opening…

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How interior design helps safer working

June, 2020

  We consider how interior design helps safer working   Our recent customer survey confirmed the importance of 'Covid-19 safer working environments' being part of…

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Creating a remote office

May, 2020

Creating a remote office for the long-term The government-imposed lockdown is preventing many of us from heading to work right now but could also be…

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The future of office design in a post-Covid-19 UK

May, 2020

Post Covid-19 Office Design Ideas   COVID-19 will undoubtedly have a long-term impact. Even if we manage to successfully irradicate the virus around the globe,…

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Health and wellbeing hygiene in office design

May, 2020

Health and wellbeing hygiene in office design is likely to take a new direction   In a recent survey, 87% of workers said they would…

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Communicating with teams and clients during lock-down

April, 2020

Remote working and communication   Struggling with remote working communication during lockdown? We have looked at some of the key advice out there. Enforced remote…

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Sustainable Office Design

April, 2020

How to create a sustainable office In a week that saw National Earth Day and as we all focus on the impact that human action…