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.

Attractive reception are using Hexxtiles as a feature

Reception design – first impression

January, 2021

Make an impression with office reception designs   The first time you step into an office’s reception you’ll learn a lot about the firm it…

Hexagon carpet tiles in office design

Pantone colour of the year 2021

December, 2020

Pantone colour of the year 2021 - an inspiring choice   Following a testing 2020, the trendsetters at Pantone have unveiled their “colour of the…

Future of office design - Duraflor Aspect carpet tiles

Tips to minimising costs in fit-out projects

December, 2020

  Great design uses existing features to minimise cost   If you’re working on a commercial interior design project with a tight budget, you may…

A construction site with contractors collaborating

Collaboration considerations for commercial designers

December, 2020

Collaboration tips for commercial designers   There is no doubt a commercial design project can be challenging and that goes far beyond the choice of…

outside construction site

Construction site safety considerations for commercial designers

November, 2020

A guide to on-site construction safety considerations for interior commercial designers   As anyone who works in commercial interior design will know, construction sites can…

Momenta Herringbone White Sparkle

What are the benefits of vinyl flooring?

November, 2020

The many benefits of vinyl flooring   Flooring affects the overall look of the office, as well as its accessibility and usability. A lot of…

Office Fit Out Hexxtiles

Office Fit-Out Insights for End Users

October, 2020

Planning an Office Fit-Out   Obviously as an 'end-user organisation' finding a great fit-out company is important when planning any office fit-out. However, in addition…

Cienna Range

Commercial office kitchen flooring

September, 2020

Commercial Office Kitchen Flooring - Key Considerations   With any kitchen flooring there are 3 main considerations hygiene, durability and anti-slip properties. With a commercial…