Designer tips to achieve new “destination” office designs

One of the pandemic’s biggest impacts has been how it forced us to rethink the role of the traditional office workplace. The crisis has created the need for a transformation of our work space environments to support remote work, social distancing, and to provide cleaner and more efficient office designs.       So what will the…

Designer Q&A: Top trends in Decorative composite wood panels revealed

With Christina Lambert, Design Manager at Uniboard It’s been a year marked by innovation and evolution in the engineered wood industry as the launch of Uniboard’s exciting new TFL and HPL Redefined collection and its revolutionary Digital Sample Box solution has created an exciting buzz amongst designers, architects and builders alike.  We caught up with…

Top furniture design trends for 2021

With a new year upon us it’s always fun to take a peek at the upcoming design trends that will shape and inspire us for the next several months. This preview of future décor movements helps designers provide fresh and exciting new ideas for clients to beautify their home and commercial spaces. Whether designing for…

How to bring hotel luxury to your home bathroom

For most of us the days of travelling to lavish hotels to enjoy beautiful spaces and luxurious bathrooms have been put on hold.  This reality of longing for that one of a kind hotel luxury vacation experience has inspired many homeowners to recreate these fabulous designs in their own home environments. This is not a…

Sustainable is the word in today’s climate-positive building products

In search of ways to reduce emissions and preserve the environment, designers are responding to their clients’ growing desires for enhanced sustainability in residential and commercial designs. Millennials are asserting their power as consumers, as designers, and as business and political leaders, and they’re making their values known. These sought after eco-styles are also in…

New Digital Sample Box to revolutionize future of interior design

Designers, builders, and architects seeking to help clients visualise their creations are finding that life in our new reality has stretched even the most creative minds to their limits. Although interest in the latest décor trends has not waned, the industry is searching for ways to effectively showcase ideas in the safest way possible. Zoom…

How to integrate the latest stylish materials in your designs

Most designers are always looking to find the perfect balance between seemingly contrary ideals of form and function. They want to design home and commercial spaces that meet their clients’ desired  goals, and yet still provide options that are different and appealing. The resulting reality needs to be soothing to the eye, while flowing smoothly…

Design Trends: Why TFL is outpacing other materials for interior projects

Those in home remodelling, construction, hotel décor, design, retail and other industries are always on the lookout for design trends that help them achieve stunning results at an affordable price. One option quickly outpacing other decorative materials for these projects is TFL, or Thermally  Fused Laminate panels. With radical advances in printed décor patterns and,…

Modern chic Murphy beds help create stylish guest bedrooms

Remember the “quaint” Murphy bed? Those pull-down beds that hid inside a closet or cabinet? Well, think again, as the Murphy bed is emerging as a chic new item in the most stylish of guest bedrooms. Tired of the old air mattress or uncomfortable sleeper sofa options, many home and apartment owners turn to Murphy…

How to create boutique-style closets in your home

There’s nothing more gratifying and stress releasing than organizing your home environment. When our spaces inevitably become too cluttered we eventually set aside the appropriate time to swoop through the garage, laundry room, food pantry and finally on that last component desperately in need of organisation – the closet. After sorting through the stacks of…