Office Spaces Come Alive with VR

As a child of the 80’s, I’ve witnessed the evolution of gaming from the first Nintendo and Atari consoles. With the amazing developments in 3-D technology over the years, video games have evolved to give us a truly lifelike experience - immersing us right in the game.  The same technologies that have captivated kids for decades … Continue reading Office Spaces Come Alive with VR

Embracing Resimercial Design

Is it me, or is the "resimercial" trend - residential design in a commercial space -  taking the interior design world by storm?  As a contract furniture designer, often my challenge is to incorporate the comforts and feelings of home with the reality of creating a productive, functioning office design. Without hesitation, I attest that it … Continue reading Embracing Resimercial Design

When Your Home Becomes Your Office

I am currently in my home office, on my laptop wearing yoga pants and my “finest” sweatshirt which I grabbed at Marshall's the other day with the goal of getting some “nicer” sweats. I updated my work-from-home wardrobe because I now work from home 40% of my work week. With work-life balance a major priority … Continue reading When Your Home Becomes Your Office

The Dynamic Work Environment

As millennials pour out of college eager to find jobs, commercial real estate costs per square foot rise, and businesses continue to expand in our growing economy, the office design industry continually sees an increase in our ever-changing office environment. It's necessary for the open office to continually evolve. There is a consistent need to … Continue reading The Dynamic Work Environment

Making Our Space: An Interview with Sara Smyth

Sara Smyth is a Senior Designer with Environments at Work (EAW). She is responsible for implementing all aspects of the design process; from working through design intent, specifications, and finishes to creating furniture drawings and layouts required for installation. Sara is also LEED Green Associate certified. And, yes, she’s a super star! Here is her … Continue reading Making Our Space: An Interview with Sara Smyth

A Case of Biophilia

I have a severe case of Biophilia and I don’t care who knows! Don’t worry, it is a positive chronic condition. It means the love of life and the living world. Many people share this philia, are you one too?