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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Contract Furniture Trends

A Review of Contract Furniture Trends As they say, necessity is the mother of invention. Trends in the contract furniture industry saw some exciting innovation in the field of furniture designed for health care environments: With a growing aging population experiencing issues related to limited mobility and incontinence, manufacturers have begun looking closely at the design and […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Upholstered Furniture: Understanding Fabric Cleaning Symbols.

What Do Those Upholstery Cleaning Symbols Mean? W, S, W-S?? When maintaining upholstered seating for any facility, it is essential to understand proper cleaning methods for your upholstery type.  Specialty fabrics and fabric finishes can easily be ruined (and all warranties voided) with the wrong type of cleaning.  It is tempting to throw seat covers in the washing machine […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Furniture for Incontinence-What to Look for.

When dealing with incontinence it is essential that urine not be allowed to pool.  Even special fluid-resistant fabrics can be penetrated if urine is allowed to sit for an extended period of time. Furniture built for residents and clients with incontinence can be enhanced with: a slight slope at the back of the seat to encourage urine to flow through to […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Furniture for Incontinence-Making Upholstered Pieces Fluid-Resistant.

Furniture designed for consumers with incontinence can be made more effective with a fluid-resistant fabric deck. A fabric deck is an enhancement to a standard piece of upholstered seating.  With fabric decking, fully upholstered furniture is made with a fluid-resistant piece of fabric under the cushions.  To help you picture what this is, if you were to pick up the […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Furniture for incontinence– Part 1

Caring for residents and clients with urinary incontinence can be frustrating for staff.  Achieving sanitation requirements, managing client comfort and preserving furniture and flooring can be difficult priorities for a busy staff.  Fortunately, there are ways to make dealing with incontinence easier through steps as easy as using furniture that is designed to make clean-ups less strenuous.  In […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Furniture: Understanding Your Delivery Options

When ordering items that are too big for standard package delivery, you may be faced with some unfamiliar options. There are Frequently Asked Questions about shipping options for furniture and other large items. Making yourself aware of these options help unpleasant surprises. Wading through a bevy of terms like “drop ship” and “LTL” can be intimidating and the costs may be shocking.  […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

What is Your Workspace Style Like?

Look Around. What Do You See? Traditional, Contemporary, Transitional…BORING? If you have a job that requires you to spend time at an office, chances are you spend more waking time at the office than at home. So, shouldn’t your office be as beautiful as your home?  It has become easy to express yourself with a […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Furniture For Adolescent Treatment Centers Can Aid in Their Success.

Teenagers participating in residential treatment programs for addiction face a recovery process complicated by what is often a first experience living away from home. While the separation from the familiar can be a necessity, residential treatment facilities often carefully plan their facilities to feel more like home and less like a clinical environment. If a facility feels […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Anti-Contraband Furniture: No Place to Hide!

Many professionals have recognized that traditional furniture is unsuitable for their environments. For managers and providers of therapeutic health care environments, delivering the right care might include offering the right accommodations. Often, children and adult who are at risk for behavioral outbursts or self-harm can benefit from something as simple as rooms furnished with anti-contraband storage chests, […]

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August 23, 2021 | Furniture Concepts

Does Your Office Chair Support or Hurt You?

Ever get the feeling your office chair is more of a problem than a solution? Poorly designed office chairs have been blamed for decades of sore joints, backaches and headaches. A good chair is a big investment so make sure you have prepared your wish list before you shop.Most office chairs appropriate for the typical 8 hour work day […]

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