Designing buildings with the future in mind

Designing buildings with the future in mind

If it’s excitement, optimism, concern, or tinges of all three, everyone has a worldview of what the future holds. While those working in building design don’t have a crystal ball, there’s a plethora of opportunity for experts in this field to take advantage of innovations and mitigate foreseen humanitarian risks.


Retail real estate trends in 2019

Retail real estate trends in 2019

With online shopping’s growing foothold, it’s no surprise that smart retailers are adapting. Today’s retail developments focus more on customer experiences, with an eye to getting shoppers away from screens and into the retail environment.


Healthcare design: Innovations and trends for a better patient experience

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Maggie’s West London, a cancer care center on London’s Fulham Palace Road, features StoTherm ci Mineral.

Healthcare facilities have much to consider from a design perspective, especially when taking into account major issues such as physician engagement and the patient experience. Modern healthcare facility design is pulling away from what was once a sterile-looking environment that can be intimidating to the patient into a more holistic approach designed to enhance the experience for both operators and end users.


Office design trends for 2019: Keeping the multi-generational workforce engaged

office design trends 2019

With the influx of Millennials and Generation Y fully immersing themselves in today’s workforce, this cohort and its evolving needs are interacting with more-entrenched Generation X and Baby Boomers. Combined with increased awareness regarding wellness initiatives, sustainability and the ever-evolving world of technology, there is a fascinating impact on the world of office design as we know it in 2019.


What are consumers looking for in luxury hotel design?

What are consumers looking for in luxury hotel design?

There’s never been more options for the consumer in terms of where to stay when they travel. This has hoteliers needing ever-more to stand out and ensure the guest experience far outweighs that of a cheaper Airbnb rental. Because of this, hotel design is now playing a bigger role in a hotelier’s marketing strategy.