Purposeful Design and Decorating Tip #5
A smarter way to add functionality to your wall is by painting or installing a whiteboard wall. Not only does it transforms your blank wall space into a collaborative working space, but it also gives your wall a modern and clutter-free look.
Purposeful Design and Decorating Tip #4
A great way to awaken your brand mission and add some design back to your office is by designing a branded screensaver. This can be especially powerful if you have computer in an area where you serve clients face to face.
Purposeful Design and Decorating Tip #3
Adding an industry-related bookshelf in a break room or meeting room can be a great use of space and design. Design should be functional, useful, and beautiful!
Integrating a mini library where you can let your employees borrow and share liked books is a great use of space!
Purposeful Design and Decorating Tip #2
Consider showcasing local artwork rather than purchasing commercialized artwork. Showcasing local artists can add uniqueness to your office space but also distinguish you from your competition.
Purposeful Design and Decorating Tip #1
Have you ever considered using your mission statement as artwork?
Featuring your mission statement on the wall can be a powerful tool to communicate your brand and inspire your employees.
Is your office space large enough to accommodate your current number of employees and clients?
If your answer is no, you may want to consider moving to another location rather than remodeling. We can guide you on whether it is best to move or to purely remodel and create an alternate space plan.
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Just like state and federal laws, there are also lots of legalities to consider when building or remodeling an office space. One of these is the Americans with Disabilities Act (ADA). It is important to accommodate the diverse needs of your clientele.
DM us and we can answer any of your compliance questions!
Preparation Essential #3
Technology changes rapidly. Something you bought two years ago may be outdated now. For you to get the benefits of state-of-the-art equipment and to avoid moving costs associated with heavy technical equipment, it is wiser to rent.
Preparation Essential #2
Recycling your old furniture rather than purchasing new can save you thousands of dollars.
By reusing even workstations, you can open up more budget flexibility to improve other areas in your office that really need the work.
An office rebuild can seem overwhelming as you prepare for the big move so we are going to share three tips over the next few days to help you make a smooth transition from one office to another.
Preparation Essential #1
Declutter your office. Before the big move, we recommend you clean up first. Go through the papers and clutter to eliminate what you don't need. This preparation can decrease stress later on.
Whether you rent or buy a medical office space, each one presents you with slightly different choices. If you're leasing in a brand-new medical office building, you're probably getting a shell that you must "build out" with walls, plumbing, etc. If you're leasing a built-out space, you may have to update it.
At Blue Northern Builders, we know the ins and outs of these situations and can help guide. DM us if you have questions about your office space project.
Dr. Berd’s toothbrush station and laboratory were designed to be close and accessible to patients.
Positioning these features in the right spots can be critical to client care. What are your top questions about space planning?
This hallway may look simple, but it takes skill and expertise to create that harmony of transition between this simple walkway and the operating rooms.
Walking traffic is not a concept many contractors think about but at Blue Northern Builders we can craft a workspace that helps increase your efficiency through thought-out space plans.
The hallway is more than just a path between rooms. It is an extension of the overall design of your workspace.
In Dr. Berd’s clinic, we created a contemporary design that flawlessly transitions from different workspaces. One way to do this is by widening door jams and removing the doors all together.
Depending on your privacy needs, we can help you craft an open or private office setting.