Which Look Suits You? Knowing When to Go New, Refurbished or Used

September 28, 2016 by admin

You’ve decided it’s time for a change. Your company’s identity has taken a turn for the better over the past year, your branding has transformed and you want the inside of your office to reflect the momentum that’s taking place outside its walls. We specialize in helping you decide how to make that happen. Part […]

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Looking to Buy Refurbished Office Furniture? Keep These 3 Things in Mind

November 18, 2015 by admin

Refurbished office furniture is a perfectly acceptable choice when remodeling, upgrading, or furnishing a new office. Refurbished furniture looks like new furniture for a fraction of the price. The old standard office model is changing. Companies are toning down the expensive frills as modern management is encouraged to get more integrated and involved with their […]

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Just Starting a Business? 4 Tips on How to Save Money on Office Furniture

October 21, 2015 by admin

When someone is just starting out in a new business venture, their running funds and allowable expenses are meticulously allotted out in every detail. When it comes to one of the most expensive start-up expenses such as purchasing office furniture, saving money is always going to be a top priority. The more money one can […]

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7 Things Every Office Needs

June 17, 2015 by admin

Creating a space where your staff and visitors can feel comfortable, confident and engaged is one of the most important things a business needs to consider. It’s great having plenty of room but if you are not using it effectively and maximizing potential you could be losing out on a number of levels. Are your […]

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Startup Office Furniture Tips

March 4, 2014 by admin

Selecting startup office furniture is something of a balancing act. Brand new businesses need to attract excited, energized innovators who don’t mind putting in long hours at work. This means the office furniture really needs to be good quality. At the same time, funds may be a little tight. It doesn’t make financial sense to […]

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Refurbished Office Furniture – Yea or Nay?

January 11, 2014 by admin

When your business is ready to invest in name brand office furnishings, you generally get directed to a local authorized dealer or showroom. This means there’s a middle man between you and the manufacturer. There are advantages to having a dealer nearby to help you with things like material and item selection and space planning. […]

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5 Changes That Earn LEED Points for Your Office

October 18, 2012 by admin

Are you renovating your office? Here are five ways you may be able to boost your LEED certification rating: Lighting – Install energy efficient LED lights and use infrared motion detection and timers that turn lights off when a room is unoccupied. Surfaces – Make sure every surface coating/covering from paint to carpet is low […]

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Could Reusing Office Furniture Cost More Than Buying New?

January 21, 2012 by admin

That’s the argument some Canadian bureaucrats made when deciding that a new office should be outfitted with a new suite of office furniture instead of using existing furniture from the old office. The alleged cost of storing the old office furniture during the renovation and then prepping it for use in the new environment was […]

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Pros and Cons of Office Furniture Auctions

January 20, 2012 by admin

Are you considering buying or selling used office furniture at an auction? Here are some pros and cons to think about: If You Are Selling On the up side, you could demand a high price if you find just the right buyer at just the right time or if your used furniture is a brand […]

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Death Of An Office Furniture Salesman?

September 23, 2011 by admin

Two west coast used office furniture stores closed this year (Office Exchange and Altman Office Furniture). With a total of 65 years in business between them, both companies had weathered ups and downs in the economy before. However, the current deep, prolonged recession dried up the customer base in Eugene, OR and left both businesses […]

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Upcycling – Recycled Office Furniture With A Twist

September 17, 2011 by admin

At Cubicles Office Environments, we specialize in refurbishing office furniture to extend its useful life span. So, we’re excited to see a new trend that seems to be catching the imagination of consumers – upcycling. It’s like recycling with an upscale twist. You take an old piece of furniture (or a completely unrelated item that […]

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Office Furniture Stores: San Diego Is Bursting With Choices

February 16, 2011 by admin

Are you looking for local office furniture stores? San Diego has plenty – but they don’t all offer the same goods and services.

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Refurbished Office Cubicles And The LEED Controversy

January 3, 2011 by admin

Have you heard about the latest lawsuit involving the LEED program? Regardless of how things work out, buying refurbished office cubicles will continue to be a smart choice.

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Refurbished Office Furniture: San Diego Companies Can Earn LEED Points

December 28, 2010 by admin

Trying to decide whether to buy refurbished office furniture. San Diego employers that want in on LEED certification can learn more about the points system here.

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Are Office Furniture Prices Going Down?

November 9, 2010 by admin

Office furniture prices are often closely linked to business growth in general. Can you take advantage of this time to get discounts on new items or should you buy used?

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Global Office Furniture: San Diego Businesses Buy Imported Goods

October 12, 2010 by admin

U.S. demand for imported furniture is global. San Diego employers buy furnishings from all over the world. Discover which countries sell us the most office furniture.

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Make Preowned Office Furniture Ready For A New Home

October 1, 2010 by admin

Is your preowned furniture clean and in good condition? Spend a couple of hours touching it up before donating it to a local charity – they’ll appreciate it.

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Choose Recycled: Office Furniture Deserves A Second Chance

August 23, 2010 by admin

Recycled office furniture doesn’t have to be grungy. Refurbishing makes cubicles and workstations as good as new.

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GSA Office Furniture – Great Products with Special Pricing

July 7, 2010 by admin

At the GSA, office furniture purchasing is serious business. Find out which cubicle manufacturers this government agency depends on.

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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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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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