Pre-owned Office Furniture | Yellow Interiors

Using pre-owned furniture in sustainable office design

However ‘sustainable’ newly manufactured furniture is, it inevitably has a larger carbon footprint than pre-owned furniture. We’ve been specifying odd pieces of secondhand furniture for a few years now, but increasingly we’re able to fit out offices with primarily used furniture. It’s not always easy and certainly takes a bit of creativity but the benefits …

Sustainability Hub | The Point Eastleigh

Sustainability Hub Big Ideas Weekend

The Sustainability Hub Big Ideas Weekend brought together a wide range of businesses, community organisations, artists and innovators from across the borough. It’s such a pleasure to attend an event at our very own local arts centre, The Point in Eastleigh, Hampshire. We installed our mini design studio to introduce the public to sustainable interior …

Wood Flooring

Wood flooring: Understanding the Options

The world of wood flooring can be quite difficult to navigate.  There seem to be endless options and a lot of contradictory information out there.  More and more companies are choosing wood for their office spaces, retail premises and hospitality venues. What are the options and what’s best for your commercial space? Types of Wood …

Care Home Design

Care Home Design Post-COVID

As we all know, care homes have been hit terribly hard by the coronavirus. Although health and hygiene have always been vital in care home design, it’s time we reflected on potential improvements that can be made to reduce the risk for residents and staff. Balancing the benefits and potential dangers of human interaction is …

Healthcare Interiors - Hospital Ward

Colour planning for healthcare interiors

Organisations within the healthcare sector, whether hospitals, clinics, dentists or hospices have complex needs when it comes to interior design.  We’ve noticed that newer hospitals are certainly switching away from the insipid pastels towards a more vibrant palette but what considerations need to be made to create a great palette for healthcare interiors. As you …