Archive for February, 2016

Tips for Maximizing a Small Office Space

Friday, February 26th, 2016
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Too bad we don’t all have this much space to stretch out.

Needing to squeeze into a small office space isn’t necessarily a bad thing. Some of the greatest companies of all time started in the tiniest office spaces, or even in a garage (looking at you, Apple). So be thankful for whatever size office you have, and be thankful that you’ve found a furniture company that will work with you every step of the way in designing, purchasing, and furnishing to maximize a small office space. Here are some steps that we’ve come up with to get started on making the most of your small office space. (more…)

Benefits of Office Furniture Restoration

Friday, February 19th, 2016
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Office furniture restoration breathes new life into old pieces.

Is your desk chair starting to squeak? Are the chairs and tables in your reception area looking kind of shabby or even falling apart? You may be tempted to toss everything in the dumpster and start fresh. Before you start tossing, consider restoring your office furniture back to its glory days with American Design Associates. Here’s why: (more…)

Designing an Effective and Collaborative Conference Room

Friday, February 12th, 2016
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The classic definition of a conference room is changing. Learn about new collaborative spaces in this blog post.

Today’s workplace is shifting significantly from one of individual work and separation, to one of group work and collaboration. With that in mind, designing a conference room or other collaborative space has gained much more weight in its importance when furnishing an office. From comfort to functionality, conversation to technology, there’s a lot to keep in mind. Here are some tips that we’ve come up with to ease the process. (more…)

Optimizing Your Office Redesign to Boost Workplace Productivity

Friday, February 5th, 2016
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Learn about the ways an office redesign can enhance your workplace productivity!

Just because we’re in limbo between New Year’s resolutions and spring cleaning doesn’t mean it’s not still a good time to make some changes. If things around the office need some freshening up as we fight the last month of wintertime blues, then by all means freshen them up! Many business owners don’t realize the benefits of an office redesign, and in doing so, you’ll gain added pluses in changing up the layout to enhance your workplace productivity. Here’s how your office redesign can send workplace productivity through the roof. (more…)