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Crate Style Furniture Has Taken a Major Fashion Step Forward!

Posted by Karyl Walker on Sun, Sep 24, 2017 @ 05:00 PM

Once upon a time in a far-away land, crate style wood furniture was trendy and fashionable.

So, maybe not a far-away land but certainly crate style furniture was popular in a past time. I recall the first time I saw crate style living room furniture at my cousin’s house in the 70’s. The boxy seating pieces were intriguing to me; clearly born from practical & rugged shipping crates but when outfitted with overstuffed cushions, the seating ensemble somehow achieved a comfy, homey look.

Today, crate style has trimmed down and taken a major fashion step forward into the present. 
 
The thick, boxy lines of crate of old have been replaced with a slimmer profile while still maintaining the practical durability that made the style appealing.
 
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Topics: Crate Style 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

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

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

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

How Furniture Concepts' Website Features Help Our Customers

Posted by Karyl Walker on Thu, Sep 15, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

It’s not always easy to find the right contract furniture for your facility. Furniture Concepts simplifies this search through convenient website features that give you all of the information you need to make furniture decisions. Here’s how our website can help you find and order the right contract furniture for your facility.

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Topics: Contract Furniture, contract fabrics

What are Pop-Out and Clean-Out Seats?

Posted by Karyl Walker on Thu, Aug 25, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

Accidents and spills can mean trouble. Incontinence issues, drink spills, and other messes can lead to bad stains and smells. Pop-out chairs and sofas can save you plenty of hassle and make the cleanup process easier that with typical furniture. Here’s how pop-out seating can help your facility.

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Topics: Health Care

Five Furniture Styles for Behavioral Health Environments

Posted by Karyl Walker on Thu, Jun 09, 2016 @ 08:00 AM
Behavioral healthcare organizations have very specific needs for their furniture. Safety is a huge concern for psychiatric facilities and other related areas as behavioral health patients are at a greater risk of self-harm and other dangerous acts.

However, cold, uninviting institutional-like furnishings can have a negative effect on patients, which is why healthcare practitioners should look for residential-style contract furniture can make a facility a much more comfortable environment. Here are five quality furniture styles that can be the right fit behavioral healthcare facilities.
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Topics: Behavioral Healthcare Furniture

4 Big Benefits of Metal Furniture

Posted by Karyl Walker on Thu, May 12, 2016 @ 08:00 AM

Choosing the right furniture for your organization is a big decision. One of the biggest decisions is to pick out which material works best for your environment. Furniture Concepts offers great contract furniture solutions in a variety of materials. Here are four ways that metal furniture can benefit your facility.

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Topics: Metal Furniture

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