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Outdoor Space Options for Summer Camps

Posted by Janet Voigt on Tue, Mar 21, 2017 @ 08:00 AM

It’s a shame to waste sunshine and blue skies. Fortunately, summer camps can take advantage of great weather by either creating great outdoor activity spaces or moving certain routines outside. Here are some indoor camp activities that could be moved outside when the weather is wonderful.

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Topics: Summer Camp Furniture

Three Benefits of Camp Bunk Beds

Posted by Karyl Walker on Tue, Mar 07, 2017 @ 08:00 AM
No matter what kind of summer camp you run, it’s always important to consider what type of beds you’ll need for your campers. Bunkbeds are a popular style of bed for summer camps, and for good reason. Here are three benefits that make bunkbeds a great fit for summer camps.

Save on Space

This benefit is huge for any administrator trying to figure out how to include as many campers as possible. Bunkbeds cut the total amount of space needed for bedding in half. Ladder end bunk beds also save you from having to invest in separate ladders. That freed up space allows you to potentially double your overall admittance.

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Topics: Summer Camp Furniture

How Summer Camps Get Bed Bugs

Posted by Janet Voigt on Tue, Feb 28, 2017 @ 08:00 AM

Bed bug infestations is a serious problem for a summer camp. Not only can it be expensive to shut down the camp and hire an exterminator, there a lot of hidden costs that can affect your camp in the future.

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Topics: Bunkbeds

Three Small Summer Camp Furniture Investments That Can Pay Off Big

Posted by Karyl Walker on Tue, Feb 14, 2017 @ 08:00 AM

It can be tricky to balance needs for new furniture and budget concerns. Summer camp administrators have to deal with this issue every year in order to keep their camps up to snuff for discerning parents.

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Topics: Summer Camp Furniture

Introducing the Quick Ship Program

Posted by Karyl Walker on Tue, Jan 31, 2017 @ 08:00 AM

Time is not always on your side when it you order furniture for your facility. Long lead times and pressing needs can make it difficult to get furniture for small projects with short deadlines, and that’s even if the furniture you can order is up to your standards.

That’s why we started a special program to help speed up the process for facilities in need of quality furniture. Furniture Concept’s Tough & Ready Quick-Ship collection helps you get the furniture you need when you actually need it.

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Topics: Group Furniture Buying Advice

Creative Storage Options for Camp Bunk Beds

Posted by Janet Voigt on Tue, Jan 17, 2017 @ 08:00 AM

Deciding on the right floor plan for a summer camp can be very tricky. Summer camp professionals need to balance how many beds they can fit into a space while still leaving enough room for other summer camp furniture, such as storage options. However, beds can often win out, because campers are directly tied to income while cabinets can’t really help you pay the bills.

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Topics: Summer Camp Furniture

The Joys of Shipping: How Furniture Concepts Ships Your Furniture

Posted by Karyl Walker on Tue, Nov 22, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

Ordering new furniture for your facility is exciting. Unfortunately, it won’t magically appear at your front door right after you order it. However, we do provide multiple convenient delivery methods that will make sure that your new furniture order makes it safely to your facility.

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Topics: Group Furniture Buying Advice

Tough Stuff for a Tough Crowd: Solid Wood Behavioral Health Furniture

Posted by Janet Voigt on Thu, Nov 17, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

When the average person buys furniture, they consider a few typical factors. How does the furniture look? Is it comfortable? Is it the right size? Each of these aspects will help buyers make a decision on which piece of furniture is best for them.

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Topics: Tough Stuff

How to Pick a Mattress for Group Living Facilities

Posted by Janet Voigt on Thu, Oct 27, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

A good bed frame is important, but it’s hard to sleep on without the right mattress. Buying a mattress can be tricky for anyone, but it’s even harder when you have to buy several of them for a group living facility.

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Topics: Group Furniture Buying Advice

Three Reasons Why Group Living Facilities Should Choose a Contract Furniture Distributor Over a Retail Outlet

Posted by Karyl Walker on Thu, Oct 20, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

Group living facilities can’t get by with just any old furniture. Each facility has special needs for its furniture and local retailers may have trouble meeting those requirements. Contract furniture sellers can recommend the right furniture solutions for your facility. Here are three reasons why you should choose a contract furniture seller over a local retailer.

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Topics: Group Furniture Buying Advice

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