Pairings by Kimball Office – Now Shipping!

Kimball’s new lounge series is creating spaces within spaces! Designed with collaboration in mind, Pairings adapts to changing work styles and supports different degrees of privacy. Pairings adds an element of flexibility to open spaces, giving people the power to switch between solidarity and separation with its options for panel heights and seamless technology integration. Part of Pairings’ appeal is …

2016 Utah BBQ

Thanks to everyone who attended our BBQ in Salt Lake last week! We enjoyed visiting with our friends from architect and design firms in the area. Special shout out to AE Urbia and JLL for rolling in with some pretty sizable crews!                                       …

MIT Tour

On Wednesday our Phoenix team had the pleasure of touring one of our most recent installs –  Maricopa Information Technology School.                       It’s always a great feeling to see the finished product, but when it comes to our projects in the education sector, the feeling is amplified because our furniture impacts …

Active Office Environments

“Sitting disease” is a real thing and it affects office workers everywhere! While devoting time to exercise after hours can help reduce possible side effects of sitting for long periods of time (like obesity, heart disease, and diabetes…yikes!), research reveals that the key to combatting sitting disease is to incorporate movement into daily office life. Here are a few suggestions …

Spacesaver Acquires Viking

Together with Spacesaver, we have installed top of the line museum storage solutions for the University of Arizona, Arizona State University, the Heard Museum, and more. Spacesaver’s recent acquisition of Viking Metal Cabinet Company now enables us to provide the complete storage package for museums: design and installation of metal museum cabinets, compact mobile storage systems, and shelving. The Yale …

Classroom of the Future

It’s hard to believe that the first week of school is already here for most students and teachers! But luckily for them, the fun doesn’t have to end just because summer vacation did. Unless you were a Type-A control freak like me in high school two of your favorite words (besides “class dismissed”) were probably “group work!” Now, group work is …

The Secret to Motivation

The first step to staying motivated at work is to understand what drives our sense of motivation in the first place. According to Daniel Pink, author of the book Drive, motivation is made up of three key components: Autonomy Mastery Purpose Here are some suggestions for how to maintain autonomy, build mastery, and feel purposeful during your work day. Track your …