Archive for the ‘Office Remodeling’ Category

Future-Proof Your Office Design with These Considerations

Friday, July 7th, 2017
Future-Proof The Office

Fostering a space for engagement is one important way to future-proof your office space.

Designing your office isn’t as simple as doing it once and never revisiting your initial thoughts, unfortunately. Technology has completely transformed workplaces across the country, and the only thing that is certain about the future is that there will be more changes to come! That being said, how can you create an office design now that is future-proof, without knowing what the future holds? With these simple tips! (more…)

How an Office Grows to Support Company Growth

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
Company Growth

How can your office design support your company growth? Learn below!

Many small businesses grow over time into medium-sized and even large-sized companies. As your staff and budget grow, your office space needs to grow as well! Here are some of the ways that your office can grow to support company growth as a whole. (more…)

5 Points for Designing an Upscale Office

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
Upscale Office Design

When planning an upscale office design, follow these pointers.

At American Design Associates, we talk a lot about how to design the perfect office that reflects your values and company culture. Today we will be giving you our favorite tips for designing an upscale office that positively reflects the culture of your law firm, financial services agent, business consultancy, or upscale company. (more…)

Reduce Noise in Your Open Office Space with These Tips

Friday, February 3rd, 2017
Noise in Offices

If your open office design is a little too loud, you’ll love these tips to reduce noise!

Noise is one of the most common complaints for employees in open office spaces. Not only is constant noise annoying, studies have pointed to a loss in productivity and an increase in stress as reasons why sound reduction should be a priority for office managers. While it’s virtually impossible to completely eliminate noise from your office setup, there are a few tips you can utilize to help your employees and positively impact your bottom line. (more…)

4 Reasons Your Office Could Use a Redesign

Friday, January 27th, 2017
Office Redesign

An office redesign can help you get more out of your employees.

Employee engagement and productivity are quickly becoming a focus in modern offices. Nowadays, the most successful companies are the ones who tailor their strategies and infrastructure to these concepts. According to a recent study by the American Society of Interior Design, 90% of respondents believed that the improvement of office designs could increase employee productivity. An office redesign can help your company acquire and retain top talent. But how do you know whether your office could use a redesign? There are some signs you could look for, but there are also other reasons that might convince you that the time is right. (more…)

5 Common Mistakes When Planning an Office Redesign

Thursday, December 8th, 2016
Office Redesign Consultation

Bringing your team in and getting their opinions when planning an office space redesign is a great move.

Redesigning an office space is much more complicated than it appears at first glance. The process is tricky and involves a lot of moving parts. However, if you’re made aware of some of the problems people have faced when planning an office redesign in the past you can learn from them and avoid making those same mistakes. Here are 5 common mistakes people make when planning an office redesign. (more…)

Are Cubicles On their Way Out in 2017?

Wednesday, November 30th, 2016
businessman working in cubicles

Think pieces are out there declaring the end of cubicles. Are they really on their way out?

NeoCon is one of the most important tradeshows in the world that centers on the evolution of commercial office design. At this year’s show, participants noted how difficult it was to find a cubicle in the Mart. Some took this to mean that the end of the cubicle is near, perhaps as early as next year! But are cubicles really going the way of the dinosaur? (more…)

Office Furniture Trends to Look For

Monday, November 2nd, 2015
Office Furniture Trends

Clear open spaces help to increase employee morale and productivity.

Just like people follow trends for clothes and fashion, there are office furniture trends to keep an eye out for.

The key difference between furniture trends and fashion trends, however, is that furniture trends help improve office morale, can attract employees, and can be essential to your day-to-day operations! Let’s take a look at the office trends of 2015 and beyond. (more…)

Top 5 questions to ask your Office Furniture Supplier

Friday, October 23rd, 2015
Office furniture designer

To get the perfect office design, ask good questions to your office furniture supplier.

 

Are you thinking about a new office design,but don’t know where to start? This is a good time to ask questions and truly find out how you really want to lay out your office by asking your office furniture supplier critical questions about office design, office furniture and much needed office supplies. To get started on the right track, try to come up with at least 5 questions to ask your office furniture supplier. The questions should focus on the ideal work environment you want for your office and how you want to redesign the office to resolve office layout issues and upgrade office furniture. One common question people ask their office furniture supplier is this one: ‘How do I create and maintain a modern office design?’ (more…)

How can the Beats Interior Design Improve Your Office Interior Design?

Thursday, May 29th, 2014

 Interior Design Advice You can Learn from Beats

Just this week Apple bought Beats, an electronic and technology company, for $ 3 billion dollars. Originally it was reported that Apple would buy Beats from rapper turned entrepreneur Dr. Dre for $3.2 billion. Beats is the biggest acquisition thus far by Apple, but that’s not the impressive news.

What inspired Apple to buy Beats?

You might be surprised, but the office environment played a major role in closing the Beats deal. The interior design and layout of the Beats office is very impressive because it encourages work collaboration. In other words, the layout helps build up teamwork. Beats has a very open office space theme. The office environment is very fluid and flexible to help employees get creativity while staying while connected with co-workers. When business teams stay connected, they can truly help a business thrive because workers can work independently while being well prepared to collaborate at any time. Remember, a healthy work environment gives workers the opportunity to help each other while working effectively as individuals.

Even conference rooms at Beats are open office spaces. For example, the Beats conference rooms have glass walls for utmost transparency, while bringing in plenty of natural light.

The best work environments offer comfortable seating. You can get the best comfort for your money by purchasing ergonomic chairs and ergonomic furniture. It’s better to collaborate in-person than via a digital platform because people prefer personal experiences over impersonal experiences.

Integration. Creativity. Collective. All three are important in an office environment. American Design Associates can handle your office interior design while consulting you on the best office furniture for your specific work environment.

Read up on our Interior Office Design, Office Space Planning and Furniture Consulting Services to create your custom open office today.

American Design Associates, Inc. is a Contract Furniture Dealer and Design Firm located in Towson, Maryland. We proudly consider ourselves a “Dream Team” comprised of experienced project managers, interior designers, service technicians and an outstanding customer support team. We service clients throughout the Mid-Atlantic region including Maryland, DC, Virginia, Pennsylvania, Delaware and beyond. We have the resources and the know how to provide the best solution for all of your business needs.

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Source:

http://wpgc.cbslocal.com/2014/05/29/apple-to-buy-beats-for-3-billion/

http://www.fastcompany.com/3030643/agendas/how-beats-by-dres-designer-made-an-office-to-encourage-his-teams-best-work?utm_source