Restoration Hardware Expands Into Modern Furniture, Modern Doorstops


Restoration Hardware is a service that delivers free doorstops to people in wealthy zip codes. They apparently also sell furniture, and managed to thrive during the recession by selling pricey items to rich people instead of bothering to discount their products for the masses like other furniture stores. Now they’re launching a sibling brand, RH Modern, that you won’t be… Read more »

Office furniture designed to change ideas about work


This is not your typical office desk and chair. PearsonLloyd, a London-based design consultancy, has just unveiled a new design collection at NeoCon, North America’s largest commercial interior conference. The consultants, working with Canadian manufacturer Teknion, aimed to humanize office furniture and created what it thinks is workplace furniture of the future. Tom Lloyd, director and co-founder of PearsonLloyd, told… Read more »

7 Life Hacks To Maximize Your Productivity


Once upon a time, “hacking” specifically meant using computers and other technology to engage in skullduggery that was illegal more often than not. During the 1990s, the term evolved to mean exploring technology to optimize its effectiveness. These days, the term “hack” has evolved to mean optimization of any kind. What hacks can you use to maximize your productivity every… Read more »

Office Hack: Easy Ways to be Healthier at Work


Two facts: a healthy body is a happy body, and being healthy at work is harder than running in dry sand. Some companies have started promoting healthy workplace habits, but certainly not all. If you feel trapped in a sedentary, fluorescent-filled work cycle, here are five healthy, FREE office hacks you can do on your own. DIY Standing Desk Standing… Read more »