Interiors Articles

Articles in this section cover furniture, space planning, conference rooms, interior design and architecture, cleaning, maintenance, open offices, soundmasking, acoustics, carpet, ceilings, and other interior elements that would be managed by facility professionals.

WEIRD WEDNESDAY: Why sit when you can hover?

Move over, Han Solo desk; there's a new gizmo in the workplace. This gravity defying chair from Sussex, UK-based Hoverit Ltd. is a Star Wars inspired Lounger (based on the movie's Landspeeder vehicle) that uses "repelling magnetic forces in both the bed and base this contemporary lounger" to keep the chair suspended in... [...]

Harvard University Opens New Graduate Student Residence

Site sensitive design creates new Charles River landmark in... [...]

Is Your Facility A Polling Place?

Schools, community centers, churches, and other facilities are pulling double duty today as millions of Americans vote across the country. How did you prepare for election day? Did you experience anything odd or unusual at your building? If your facility is serving as a polling place, we invite you to post your comments here and share your stories with other facility... [...]

Allsteel Joins Forces To Increase Reuse Of Facility Assets

The company has become the first U.S. manufacturer to partner with Green Solutions North America, Inc.... [...]

EPA Taps Kohler For Inaugural Partner Of The Year Award

Promoting the WaterSense program assist with Kohler’s water conservation... [...]

Rubbermaid Commercial Products Wins ISSA Award

DVAC™ 1-Pass Cleaning Solution garners prize for... [...]

Zep Inc. Launches “Zep Professional” Product Line, Announces Distribution Alignment

New deal provides access to $6.4 billion U.S. industrial distribution... [...]

Seven Ways To Reduce Restroom Contamination

A seven point scale rates restroom design according to how effectively it reduces the possibility of spreading or catching... [...]

Halco Announces Close of Save a Light Campaign

Campaign helped save nearly 10 million kWh of energy in one... [...]

The HVAC Factor: The Role Of Air Filtration

Evaluating three performance factors enables facility managers to install the best filter for the... [...]