Can You Help Me Move Next Saturday?

If a friend has ever asked – ‘Can you help me move?’ you know the feeling of dread this question can evoke. Let’s face it, moving five rooms of furniture out of one apartment and up two flights of stairs across town is not the way you planned on spending your weekend. If moving an […]

No More Changing Bulbs

The Reed Premier under shelf lighting offers users an LED rated lifespan of 50,000 hours. With features that include a touch and hold dimmer, automatic turn off after 10 hours as well as optional occupancy sensor, these lights are a facility managers dream. Easy magnet mount for metal applications, screw mount for installation onto wood […]

Meet Ame & LuLu

Yesterday, after completing a furniture installation at their Newton, MA office, the happy staff at Ame & LuLu gifted me one of their beautiful designer bags and I couldn’t be more pleased. It was great fun working with Amye Kurson and her staff, which included their adorable terrier mascot Winston, and seeing all those unique […]

Removing the Obstacles for Your Tenants Move

You’re a commercial property manager trying to nail down a new client to lease space in your building. The competition is fierce at this location and you’re competing with several other firms to win this lease. The answer- make the clients move feel seamless by taking away the obstacles. – Inventory the clients current furnishings. […]

Mom, He Won’t Stop Staring at ME!

When you’re in your office, do you sometimes feel transported back in time- to the rear seat of your parent’s station wagon with your annoying younger brother staring at you on that whole long ride to Lake Winnipesaukee? When cubicles walls are too low for comfort workers can feel overwhelmed by peripheral noise and distractions. […]

You Mean I Have To Put This Together Myself?!

Savvy office managers and facilities buyers are more cost conscience then ever. Price per unit is king when it comes to purchasing facility furnishings. With literally hundreds of online shops, one can click twenty office chairs right into a virtual shopping cart in seconds. And sure enough, two weeks later, box upon box of product […]

Howdy Partner

How can your Property Management company gain an edge with a prospective tenant when your building resides in the same locale, offers similar amenities as well as the same stellar maintenance, parking and grounds as your competitors building next door? The simple answer- make the logistics of the client’s move’s less stressful by offering furniture […]

Lighten Up

Remember the entertainment centers we all spent hundreds if not thousands to buy years ago, but would have to pay to have someone haul away now. All the rage in the eighties and nineties, these units organized our VHS tapes, components, etc. and at the time these heavy hitters seemed like a good idea. When […]

And the Oscar Goes to…

This humble Manager’s Chair by Open Plan Systems has put on quite a performance. The reviews are in and everyone, and I mean everyone has only glowing praise about its style, comfort and price. That’s what’s so surprising. No matter the person’s age, height or proportions, every client that sits in this task chair, seems […]

Who Could Say It Better then Erma Bombeck?

“You have to love a nation that celebrates its independence every July 4, not with a parade of guns, tanks, and soldiers who file by the White House in a show of strength and muscle, but with family picnics where kids throw Frisbees, the potato salad gets iffy, and the flies die from happiness. You […]