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Inspiring design: How custom materials enrich the workplace

It can be as subtle as a contrasting stitch color on a lobby sofa—or as dramatic as a bold tabletop rendered in glass. It starts with a decision rooted in the designer’s vision for the workspace. The choice itself may be simple, but its impact is lasting and powerful. Through decisions like these, designers practice…

Biophilic design: Bringing nature into the workplace

In the 1980s, NASA began studying the effects of houseplants on indoor air quality. Researchers were looking for ways to improve the air inside the closed environment of a space station. Results, published in 1989, said that “plants can play a major role in removal of organic chemicals,” including benzene, trichloroethylene and formaldehyde, from indoor…

Create an Inspiring Space with Innovative Office Materials

When you walk into an office space, you usually pick up a vibe. Part of it comes from the people—their tone, attitude, style and (often) stress levels. And part of it comes from the workplace environment—the colors, textures, layout, lighting and furniture. What does the space convey? Does it express warmth, creativity, knowledge, playfulness, openness,…