Author: Norix Furniture

Durable Sleep Furniture Becomes a Necessity for Fire Departments

A recently published case study discusses the furniture selection process for The Texas Township Fire Department in Kalamazoo, Michigan after recent building renovations. Due to a…


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Case Study: Max-Master Tables Provide a Long-Term Solution for Wakefern Food Group

Discussed in a recently published case study, Wakefern Food Corp., is the largest member-owned wholesale distribution cooperative in the United States. They supply groceries and other…

Nylon Fabric: Well-Suited for Outer Space and Commercial Spaces

Our country’s early space pioneers were sent into orbit a half-century ago wearing space suits made of nylon fabric, and the first U.S. flag planted on…

Updated Design Guide for Behavioral Health Facilities Just Released

An updated version of the Design Guide for the Built Environment of Behavioral Health Facilities, Edition 5.2, has just been released. The 90-page guide is a…

Mixed Material Furniture Provides Multiple Aesthetic and Performance Options

Mixed material furniture is becoming more and more popular as it provides numerous aesthetic and performance options to designers. Norix recently did a designer interview  on the…

Designers Favor Crypton Fabrics, From Patient Rooms to Buckingham Palace

Crypton-coated fabrics have revolutionized the contract furnishings industry by offering complete stain, moisture, mildew, bacteria, and odor protection. Figures on the manufacturer’s website indicate that over…

Designer Furniture Offers Functional Durability, Comfort and Ergonomics

The Functional Design of Forte is a video featuring Greg Saul, Industrial Designer of Tolleson Saul Design. Greg discusses the importance of functionality when it comes to…

Polyurethane Fabrics Benefit Fitness Studios, Hotel Guests

You might not think that the next key piece of FF&E (Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment), you’d be sourcing would be….a treadmill. But, as reported earlier this year…

Video: Versatility an Important Feature of Designer Furniture

Furniture’s versatility is an extremely important feature that designers consider when creating a new facility layout or re-vamping an existing atmosphere. Seeing that this was important,…

Patient and Staff Safety Supported by New Attenda Bed and Riser

In the healthcare industry, patient and staff safety are becoming more and more important to healthcare professionals. Various efforts have been made to support this concern….