Category: Transitional Housing

Norix Extends Line of Value-Driven, Highly Durable Steel Dorm Furniture

Our Protege™ Next-Gen Steel Dorm Beds just got some company. That’s because after years of offering single and double bunks to a variety of constant-use facilities,…


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The New Naturals Color Palette Designed to Produce Better Outcomes within Challenging Environments

Color is a vital design tool in providing a therapeutic environment that helps reduce tension, assist in behavior modification and enhance resident and staff safety. That’s…

Shelter Furniture Case Study: Salvation Army Tucson

The Salvation Army Tucson developed a plan to rebuild its Hospitality House Shelter, a 24/7 emergency facility for the needy and/or homeless. As part of this…

Shelter Design: Four Takeaways from My Master’s Thesis

Amanda Leininger is a professional interior designer. She received her Master of Science degree from Eastern Michigan University in 2013. Below she shares four important takeaways…

Safe Environments 2014: Our Top Blog Posts from the Past Year

We took a jackhammer to one of our lounge chairs. We provided you with a white paper that outlines the proper furnishings and design elements for…

White Paper: Proper Furnishings for Shelter and Transitional Housing Facilities

On any given night in the United States, 610,042 people experience homelessness, according to the U.S. Housing and Urban Development’s 2013 Annual Homeless Assessment Report, where…

Ganging vs. Bolting vs. Ballasting vs. Freestanding: How Secure Will Your Chairs Be?

You’ve chosen your chair manufacturer, picked out your chair and are now considering what colors to choose and if you want upholstery. You might even be…

Product Solution of the Week: Protégé™ NextGen Steel Beds

Protégé™ NextGen Steel Beds are highly durable and suitable dormitory furniture for continuous-use environments. The beds have an optional kit to create bunk beds and are…

International Volunteer Day is Thursday: Thank a Volunteer and Check out Our List of 10 Volunteer Resources

Have you thanked a volunteer today? If not, it’s the perfect time to do so. This Thursday (Dec. 5) is International Volunteer Day – an observance…

Product Solution of the Week: Safehouse™ Platform Bed

This residential room furnishing is designed and engineered specifically for continuous-use environments. The platform bed features Dura-Ply™ construction and fits a standard 36″ x 80″ mattress. Read…