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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New vs. Used Office Furniture: Which is best for your New Business?

September 30, 2015 by admin

There are many options available in today’s market when it comes to choosing office furniture for your new business. But what are the differences between new, used, refurbished or remanufactured office furniture? And which choice is best for promoting a happy, productive working environment. This article will touch upon these subjects, and shed some useful […]

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The Benefits of Local Office Furniture Repair

June 3, 2015 by admin

As a business owner, it is important to have a plan for everything, right down to what happens the day someone sits down too hard on a chair or when a leg is kicked out from under the conference room table. The other side of that, of course, is that you can’t spend too much […]

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4 Questions to Ask When Buying Used Office Furniture

April 29, 2015 by admin

While buying used office furniture can allow you to save money and stretch a limited budget, it’s critical to ensure that a piece meets your needs before you buy it. Otherwise, you risk spending more money in the long run by replacing poor purchases with other used items. Ask these 4 questions before you buy. Why are you […]

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The Old Office Chair Graveyard

April 23, 2014 by admin

What does your business do with dilapidated, unloved, and unusable old office chairs? Hopefully, you don’t have a graveyard like the one posted over at slog.thestranger.com. Here are just a few examples of what can make employees shy away from sitting on the seats featured in this horror show: A broken or missing arm Busted […]

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Would You Try These Office Furniture Hacks?

April 16, 2014 by admin

While carving up and modifying office furniture at work is frowned upon, there’s nothing stopping you from experimenting with some home office furniture hacks. Here’s a roundup of some of the ways hackers are adding electronic relevance to everyday desks and task chairs. USB Hub – Office Makeover Edition From John Edgar Park comes this […]

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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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Where Do You Get Your Used Office Furniture?

March 12, 2013 by admin

One of the things we love about dealing in used office furniture is the opportunity to work with small business owners and save them money. But sometimes, entrepreneurs strike out on their own to salvage items they can use in the office. From the Huffington Post comes an interview with Laura Zander (founder of Jimmy […]

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State Offloading Furniture by the Ton

August 16, 2012 by admin

Vermont is perhaps best known in the rest of the US for the production and sale of maple syrup. But there are other sweet deals you can get in this state if you pay attention. The state recently cleared out its Waterbury State Office Complex in preparation for a renovation project. In the process, more […]

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Show Earth Some Love with Recycled Office Furniture

July 27, 2012 by admin

The U.S. Green Building Council knows that buying refurbished office furniture is good for the environment. That’s why this kind of purchase can contribute to LEED points when you are outfitting a new or remodeled office. Here are a few facts and statistics that reveal just how much of a difference recycling office furniture can […]

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Government Employee Sells Hot Office Furniture

June 14, 2012 by admin

This office furniture scandal is a little unusual. It isn’t about what government employees bought – it’s about what one of them sold. Apparently, an individual with access to excess office furniture used in Senate offices thought he’d make a quick buck by selling items to a local used furniture dealer. The stolen items were […]

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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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Best Time to Buy Home Office Furniture

December 3, 2011 by admin

Savvy consumers know that prices vary with the seasons. With many different items, there’s an “ideal” time to buy. For home office furniture, that time is fast approaching. Here are a couple of reasons why. Fresh furniture designs are often rolled out in springtime (starting as early as February). Many dealers are looking to empty […]

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We’ve Got Food Banks – Why Not Furniture Banks?

October 15, 2011 by admin

It’s always heartwarming to hear stories about how companies can leverage their own particular influence to make a difference. Office Movers CEO, John Kane, has figured out a way to keep the planet green while ensuring that nonprofit organizations have the equipment they need to furnish administrative offices. Kane diverts unwanted office furniture from the […]

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Are You Paying Too Much For Office Furniture Storage?

September 24, 2011 by admin

The IRS is. According to the Wall Street Journal, the Treasury Department has reprimanded the Internal Revenue Service for stockpiling office furniture. The agency has been hoarding desks and chairs like they were last year’s tax returns. Approximately 20,000 pieces have been in storage for the last year and a half without being so much […]

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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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‘Bike New York’ Seeks Secondhand Office Furniture

June 8, 2011 by admin

Secondhand office furniture isn’t just a popular choice for companies that need to save money. It’s also becoming a fashionable option for organizations that want to gain a reputation for making sustainable choices. That’s why non-profit Bike New York recently turned to EthoSource to furnish its NYC offices. The decision to use pre-owned office furniture […]

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Buy Used Office Furniture…And Equipment

March 7, 2011 by admin

You can save quite a bit of money when you buy used office furniture. Office equipment is another area you shouldn’t overlook when it comes to great deals.

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Second Hand Office Furniture – San Diego Charities Want Yours

February 10, 2011 by admin

Are you looking for an easy way to get rid of old office furniture? San Diego has several charities that will pick up your gently used items for free.

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New Potential For Used Office Furniture In San Diego

November 16, 2010 by admin

Do you want to do something fun and dangerous with used office furniture? San Diego may be the next town to get hooked on the x-treme office furniture freestyle trend.

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Cricket Wireless In San Diego: Used Office Furniture Donor

November 10, 2010 by admin

In San Diego, used office furniture from Cricket Wireless has found a home with several non-profit organizations including Habitat for Humanity and the local Food Bank.

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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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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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What To Do With Surplus Office Furniture

September 24, 2010 by admin

Do you have surplus office furniture that you need to get rid of? Here are 2 good ways (and 4 really bad ways) to take care of this problem.

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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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Why You Should Buy Used Executive Office Furniture

August 4, 2010 by admin

Did you know that buying used executive office furniture can send just the right message to clients and employees? Find out why.

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Buying Used Office Furniture In San Diego: The Greenest Option

July 8, 2010 by admin

Purchasing used office furniture in San Diego is one choice that can make your office instantly more sustainable

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Office Furniture Liquidators: San Diego Businesses Can Find Ready Buyers

June 29, 2010 by admin

Is your company looking for local office furniture liquidators? San Diego based Cubicles Office Environments is looking for you.

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Buying and Selling Cubicle Systems: San Diego a Hot Spot

May 26, 2010 by admin

Are you looking to buy or sell used cubicle systems? San Diego is the place to be in the second hand office furniture market.

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Office Furniture: San Diego Rustic Hardwood Antiques

February 25, 2010 by admin

When you are outfitting your office environment, having most of your pieces match or follow a basic theme is ideal. However, conference rooms and executive offices can be embellished with a few eclectic pieces that stand out as truly unique. Have you considered looking into antique office furniture? San Diego Rustic specializes in importing and […]

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Used Office Furniture – Vista Blogger’s Advice

January 4, 2010 by admin

Are you mulling the pros and cons of purchasing used office furniture? Vista Office has a recent post up on this topic. The writer makes a number of good points – especially about how useful secondhand furniture can be for startup businesses that can’t afford large capital expenditures. Of course, even larger companies can benefit […]

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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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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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