Space Planning 101:
First things first, you've gotta measure your space. Proper measurements are the basis for a successful makeover project regardless of season. Start by obtaining the perimeter dimensions of the area you're remodeling. Plot your dimensions out on paper, to scale if possible. When drawing in your dimensions, be sure to take note of all essential room features that will affect your furniture layout.
3 Essential Space Planning Tips To Remember:
- Don't rely on old blue prints.
- Double check your measurements for accuracy.
- Take note of all entry ways, power outlets, windows.
Once you've obtained accurate dimensions for your space, you'll need to get inspired for your project by researching the hottest trends. If you have a showroom in your area, check it out! You'll be rewarded with tons of ideas and literature on popular office furniture lines that are trending this fall. If there's not a showroom in your area, take your inspiration search to the web. Social sharing sites like Pinterest and Instagram are invaluable when remodeling office interiors.
Fall Office Design Trends:
- Gray Laminate Finishes
- Gray Office Chairs
- Powered Conference Tables
- Tablet Arm Reception Chairs
- Powered Lobby Furniture
- Modular Waiting Room Seating
- Metal Desks
- Industrial Accents
Select A Brand:
Now that you're familiar with the hottest trends, it's time to select a manufacturer that complies with them. You can't go wrong with industry leading brands like Mayline, Global Total Office, and Cherryman Industries this fall.
If you're tackling a private office makeover, give Mayline furniture collections like Medina and Sterling your full attention. With cool finishes like Gray Steel and Textured Driftwood, these full services lines are the best in the business. Both the Medina and Sterling desk collection from Mayline offer preconfigured typical layouts that take the guess work out of the design process. Creating a cool executive interior couldn't be easier!
Global Total Office
When average office furniture just won't cut it, turn to the made to order solutions crafted by Global Total Office. This Fall, powered boardroom table models from the Global Zira collection are streamlining corporate strategy sessions in a hurry. These high tech tables can be outfitted with USB, HDMI, and other awesome surface level input options. In addition, open concept desking layouts from the Princeton collection make it easy for businesses to capitalize on collaboration and team interaction. As traditional cubicle systems are kicked to the curb, lines like Princeton are ready to dominate the Fall season.
Nobody does reception furniture and seating better than OFM! This highly respected brand is ready to rock your interiors this Fall will collections like Triumph, Morph, Contour, and Serenity. With high tech, modular, and modern furniture collections like these, you'll be on your way to a one-of-a-kind guest welcoming area that leaves a lasting impression on your valued visitors. If you're ready to think outside the box while simultaneously improving the guest waiting experience, OFM is ready, willing, and able to take your remodel over the top.
Shop for Value:
Last but not least, you'll want to shop for value to ensure you maximize your budget. Start by using a comparison shopping engine to locate items your interested in for your project. Shopping engines like Google Shopping will allow you to sort products by price, and brands offering free shipping. Before you make it to the checkout page, take the time to browse the web for coupon codes. Sites like Tjoos.com and RetailMeNot.com offer coupons from several of the most reputable office furniture providers online. If you can't find a coupon code, take the time to contact your dealer directly. Test their customer service skills while inquiring about bulk discount opportunities, Fall promotions, and deals to help you save.