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San Diego Office Desks Can Go To A Good Cause

December 25, 2009 by admin

It’s nice to know that people care about paying it forward here in San Diego – especially during the holidays. Office desks may seem like an unusual gift, but they can make a big difference to cash strapped organizations. Over on Yelp.com, poster Heather B. asks how she can donate her used office furniture to […]

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Knoll Systems Furniture – Equity Call Center Workstations

December 24, 2009 by admin

Knoll currently has an interesting white paper on call centers available in its “sector focus” library. According to the data in this paper, there are approximately 78,000 call centers in the U.S. Some 2 million employees work in these environments. The nature of the work (which could reasonably be described as uninspiring and stressful) often […]

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Modular Office Furniture: San Diego Sectional Seating

December 22, 2009 by admin

Nothing makes a reception or waiting area feel more comfortable than the right piece of modular office furniture. San Diego businesses that might choose this option include dental offices, medical clinics, and restaurants. Basically, anywhere family members might spend time waiting together. This is also a nice option for large reception areas in any industry […]

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Allsteel Cubicles: Align Yourself Now

December 21, 2009 by admin

The Align series of Allsteel cubicles offer you the opportunity to “align” the look of your workspaces with the rest of your office environment. That’s because this collection has the kind of aesthetic appeal you would be happy to display everywhere from your reception area to your executive offices. Align furnishings are available for each […]

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See San Diego Cubicles Installed

December 17, 2009 by admin

Have you ever seen how we get things done here in San Diego? Cubicles may take hours to install for other people, but the guys in this video handle the entire job in just over 1 minute. OK – that’s using time lapse film techniques! Still, it’s pretty cool to see a whole office environment […]

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Can Refurbished Office Cubicles Delay ‘Peak Oil’?

December 16, 2009 by admin

Could buying refurbished office cubicles in lieu of new ones delay the day when we run out of fossil fuels? That’s one conclusion you might reach after reading a news article on oil shortages caused by new cubicle manufacturing. The link between the ubiquity of cubicles in the work place and the dwindling global oil supply is […]

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Massage Office Chairs: San Diego Employees Need to Relax

December 15, 2009 by admin

According to the National Institute for Occupational Safety and Health (NIOSH), workplace stress is a leading factor in poor worker health and loss of productivity. Maintaining a good work/life balance is one way to combat stress. Making the workplace more pleasant is another. What group of employees would say “no” to being supplied with 4 […]

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Telemarketing Cubicles: Understanding Acoustics

December 14, 2009 by admin

Controlling noise levels in your telemarketing cubicles presents significant challenges. When employees are exposed to excessive noise, they can’t concentrate. If they are on the phone, they may have to struggle to hear the person on the other end of the line. Even worse, the customer may hear the buzz of multiple conversations in the […]

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Office Furniture – San Diego Area Refinishing

December 13, 2009 by admin

You have several options when it comes to buying used office furniture. San Diego area vendors often sell these items refurbished in like-new condition. Each piece is stripped and professionally refinished. You can also buy furnishings that are used and not restored (although they may be lightly retouched). If you buy from a reputable vendor, […]

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San Diego: Office Furniture Highlighted at Interior Design Expo

December 4, 2009 by admin

In August, the SoCal chapter of the International Interior Design Association (IIDA) hosted an exciting mini-trade show in San Diego. Office furniture manufacturers including Herman Miller, Knoll, and Steelcase supported the IIDA in showcasing the newest and brightest ideas in commercial interior design. The event was called NeoCan’t – a play on the name of […]

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Fun Facts About Cubicles: Del Mar Offices Host Unseen Intruders

December 3, 2009 by admin

OK, so this is more of a gross fact than a fun fact about cubicles. Del Mar office spaces are often plagued with uninvited guests called dust mites. These tiny arthropods feed on flakes of skin that humans shed on a daily basis. Dust mites tend to accumulate in bedding because that’s where people spend […]

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UniGroup Haworth Cubicles: Simplicity & Value

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Most of the top office furniture manufacturers now offer high-end cubicle environments that take aesthetics to previously unseen levels. However, sometimes you just need a sturdy and reliable system that focuses on getting the job done. UniGroup Haworth cubicles deliver brand-name quality and value without a designer price tag. Less is More The UniGroup collection […]

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San Marcos Office Furniture – Executive Seating From The Lone Star State

November 30, 2009 by admin

When you think of San Marcos office furniture, your local California supplier of workplace furnishings probably comes to mind first. However, there’s a lovely river in central Texas that’s named after “Saint Mark” as well. Tubing and other water activities are on offer there when the hill country isn’t experiencing a drought. The riverside city […]

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Herman Miller Systems Furniture: Office – or Studio?

November 26, 2009 by admin

Do you cherish creativity in your employees just as much as you value productivity? Herman Miller systems furniture allows you to craft a workplace atmosphere that inspires both with their My Studio Environments collection. A studio is more than just an office – it’s where new ideas are born and innovative imagination is allowed free […]

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TV Interview in San Diego: Office Chairs Present Workout Potential

November 24, 2009 by admin

Here’s a brief recap in case you missed this summer’s interview with Earth Footwear® spokesperson Tracey Mallet on KNSD TV, San Diego. Office chairs offer more than just a place to park your behind from 9-5. According to Tracey, you can also use your chair for support as you perform a quick workout to sculpt […]

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“Green” Showrooms House Teknion Systems Furniture

November 20, 2009 by admin

Teknion systems furniture is now showcased in two eco-friendly buildings in California. The company’s newest construction project in Santa Monica joins the existing San Francisco location in taking home the gold for being green. Both showrooms have earned Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) certification at the gold level. That means the buildings meet […]

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Refurbish Top Cubicle Brands – San Diego Style

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Are you scoping out refurbished cubicles? It makes sense to select top names like Herman Miller or Steelcase. Why? High quality structural components (and a full warranty) are always assured with these well known cubicle brands. San Diego business owners need cubes that can take the daily wear and tear of a busy office environment. […]

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TV Pedestal from Vista: Office Furniture For Video Conferencing

November 19, 2009 by admin

Have you ever participated in a video conference that featured a wall mounted TV? Often, IT installs the screen far up on the wall and everyone has to crane their necks to look up at their remote colleagues. With everyone sitting around a conference table, there is always someone stuck at an awkward angle to […]

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Fun Facts About Cubicles: San Marcos City Charter

November 16, 2009 by admin

In 1964, Robert Probst invented the concept of the cubicle. San Marcos, CA was incorporated just one year prior to this turning point in office furniture history. Some 30 years later (in 1994), San Marcos became a chartered city. A review of the charter offers an intriguing glimpse into those topics the city council thought […]

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Office Furniture: Del Mar Collection for Executives

November 12, 2009 by admin

If you are an executive who likes an old school feel in office furniture, Del Mar desks and credenzas may be just what you have been looking for. This collection is imposing without being ornate or stuffy. Instead, it offers classic lines and solid construction. DMI Office Furniture (a division of FlexSteel) advertises this line […]

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DiVi AIS Cubicles Offer Business Owners Flexibility

November 11, 2009 by admin

When you are shopping for new office cubicles, you want a product that is cost effective and highly adaptable. Ideally, the brand you select will give you multiple configurations, easy assembly, integration with technology, and customization options for individual employees. AIS cubicles in the DiVi collection go a step further by allowing you to update […]

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Decorating Etiquette for Call Center Cubicles

November 10, 2009 by admin

Call center cubicles are what you make of them. They can be dingy, grey cells that separate apathetic workers from each other. Or, they can provide the foundation for vibrant, personalized workspaces that promote creativity and collaboration. Of course, it is possible to go too far and create chaos instead of productivity. Good taste and […]

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$10,000 Office Desks? San Diego Workers Can Only Dream

November 6, 2009 by admin

Designer Karim Rashid has outdone himself in creativity with the sleek Zero desk for Della Rovere. However, the Italian furniture manufacturer’s imagination really ran wild when it came to assessing a fair market value for this product. There is a 10 grand price tag on each of these futuristic office desks. San Diego business owners […]

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Green Tips for Office Furniture, San Marcos Ride Sharing, and More

November 4, 2009 by admin

As an eco-friendly office furniture company, we are always looking for ways to help our clientele go green. The Sierra Club’s Greener Life blog has a great list of 10 tips for creating a more sustainable work environment. This includes uploading employee manuals and other policy documents to your intranet site so they can be […]

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Planning to Buy New Cubicles or Panel Systems? Three Options to Consider

November 3, 2009 by admin

Are you gearing up for 2010 by revamping your office space? This is a great time to look into new cubicles and panel divider systems. Here’s a brief overview of popular collections from 3 top companies along with what makes them worth considering. Allsteel If you need flexibility in creating workspaces for different personalities and […]

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Refurbished Cubicles – San Diego Clients Get Custom Options

October 30, 2009 by admin

The popularity of refurbished cubicles is rising as businesses continue to look for affordable ways to furnish their work environments. Office furniture suppliers are rising to meet this demand with remanufactured items that look and function like new. Some vendors, like ROF in Florida, make this process extra gentle on the environment by using fabrics […]

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Pair Haworth Systems Furniture with New Range of Office Chairs

October 28, 2009 by admin

Haworth systems furniture solutions offer comprehensive paneling, “desking”, and architectural concepts for offices of every size. These are designed to provide functional and aesthetic components to match your needs and preferences. Now, this manufacturer has upgraded its accompanying seating options to include a whole new range of sleek and user friendly System 59 office chairs. […]

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Ventilate Your Cubicles: Vista Climate Offers Fresh Air for Worker Health

October 23, 2009 by admin

Have you ever wondered what it would feel like to pop open the windows at work? It sure would be nice to let a breath of fresh air waft through the office and along the rows of cubicles. Vista, California is actually not a bad place to try this. With daytime temps averaging between 68 […]

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Used Office Furniture: San Diego Businesses Can Go Green For Less

October 20, 2009 by admin

The Environmental Leader blog makes some great points about selecting sustainable office furniture. This March 2009 post addresses issues like packaging and renewable materials (along with helpful links to additional eco-friendly advice). One option that isn’t mentioned is the purchase of used office furniture. San Diego has been making a splash lately with green initiatives […]

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Collaborative Steel Case Cubicles – Bringing Workers Together

October 14, 2009 by admin

One of the most common complaints about cubicles is that they make users feel isolated. Some work environments such as call centers have high noise levels that make sound-muffling partitions a necessity. However, in locations where phones aren’t ringing constantly employees can enjoy a more open atmosphere. Steel Case cubicles with low glass partitions are […]

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