Contract Furniture Trends

Posted by Janet Voigt on Thu, Jan 10, 2013 @ 03:21 PM

Healthcare, group living and housing experts have returned to the proverbial drawing board after putting last year to bed.  This year is packed with conferences and industry gatherings for professional buyers, architects and planners. Now that the New Year is firmly underway, these experts have started letting the industry know about what they expect to see in terms of contract furniture trends for the upcoming year.

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Topics: Interior Design Advice of Group Living Facilities, Commercial Lounge Furniture, Contract Furniture, Fabric/Upholstered Furniture for Contract

Crate style furniture that will make you go wow!

Posted by Janet Voigt on Thu, Jan 03, 2013 @ 12:27 PM

Facility managers and housing directors have been making an old trend new again.

When looking for quality furniture that is durable and budget-friendly, many buyers have discovered that crate furniturehas re-emerged as an industry must-have.

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Topics: Pine Furniture, Commercial Lounge Furniture, Tough Stuff, durable furniture, Crate Style Furniture, Barn Door Furniture

How to Use Furniture to Aid Consumer Independence

Posted by Janet Voigt on Mon, Oct 15, 2012 @ 09:44 AM

Incontinence can severely limit patient or consumer independence. Limited mobility can also be a big obstacle since aiding consumers in their movements from one area to another is demanding on staff time and resources.

So what can you do to help build confidence and independence in you patients or consumers? Believe it or not, your furniture can be the best place to start!

Pop-Out Seats are by far the most innovative solution for fluid issues.

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Topics: Health Care Furniture, Commercial Lounge Furniture, Furniture For Incontinence, Behavioral Healthcare Furniture, Contract Furniture & Fabric: Making it Last, group living furniture, heavy use furniture, contract fabrics, retail vs contract Furniture, Furniture for Seniors

5 Creative Ways to Manage Patient Incontinence

Posted by Janet Voigt on Mon, Jul 30, 2012 @ 08:50 AM

Patients and consumers with incontinence create a special kind of demand on staff and direct service providers.

Not only is there risk to the health of patient, but cleaning both the patient, furniture and flooring takes the time and effort of staff trying to manage broad responsibilities. Furniture can often be ruined by bodily fluids that are either not cleaned entirely or due to soaking into hard-to-clean places like the foam and frame.

With the growing demands for WELL-DESIGNED FURNITURE to help care givers manage limited mobility and incontinence, consider these 5 little-known facts that might make life easier for anyone dealing with incontinence:

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Topics: Health Care Furniture, Commercial Lounge Furniture, Furniture For Incontinence, Fabric/Upholstered Furniture for Contract, Contract Furniture & Fabric: Making it Last

Contract Lounge Furniture Buying Mistakes and How to Fix Them

Posted by Janet Voigt on Mon, Jul 16, 2012 @ 01:30 PM

As a leader in the contract seating industry, we hear from lots of people who become responsible for buying the furniture for their facility despite having no real experience with furniture buying. We often ask these buyers if they feel like they drew the “short straw” and we overwhelmingly find that is the expression they find most relatable.

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Topics: Commercial Lounge Furniture, Contract Furniture, Fabric/Upholstered Furniture for Contract

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