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Stories tagged with the term "ff&e"

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Sitting Pretty

Posted in Materials on August 31, 2017 10:18 am EDT

A look at 2017 seating from manufacturer Howe, as well as trends at large.


Usu: Form Invites Function

Posted in Materials on July 1, 2017 2:46 pm EDT

A look at gathering-space appropriate Usu, a four-legged stackable folding table from Howe.


Introducing Oodle by Smith System

Posted in Materials on June 21, 2017 10:42 am EDT

Award-winning designers Charlie Patterson and Joe Ricchio of Ricchio Design developed the Oodle stool -- a bold, graphic form with multiple seating uses.


Praise-Worthy Windows, Doors and Shading

Posted in Materials on March 31, 2017 11:09 am EDT

A look at the durability and sustainability of a sampling of top products right for church projects.


Principled Design

Posted in Projects  > Sustainability Focus on March 31, 2017 10:42 am EDT

Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Central Oregon builds a new home and a solid purpose.


Baldwin Unveils Evolved Luxury Access Hardware

Posted in Materials on January 6, 2017 11:38 am EST

Baldwin introduced its next generation of smart handlesets and deadbolts, blending bold architectural designs with Kevo technology.


Linetec Offers Gold Series Wood Grain Finishes

Posted in Materials on September 19, 2016 4:55 pm EDT

The company offers up its latest brochure of decorative, wood grain finishes for architectural aluminum products. The brochure presents 14 finishes selected for Linetec's standard Gold Series palette.


Baldwin Hardware Announces New Collection

Posted in Materials on August 3, 2016 3:27 pm EDT

The Palm Spring collection is reported to offer sculptural lines, contemporary patterns, and the uncomplicated aesthetic of midcentury modern design.


Get Clad at Coverings2016: The Global Tile & Stone Experience

Posted in Blogs & Columns  > Architecture Is Fun on April 20, 2016 10:24 am EDT

The Coverings tradeshow landed in Chicago this week, April 18-21, 2016, at McCormick Place, bringing more than 20,000 industry professionals, 100 exhibitors from over 40 countries, and at least nine miles of the latest trends and traditions in tile and stone.


Take a Seat

Posted in Materials on March 9, 2016 4:40 pm EST

New seating trends for worship and gathering spaces will tempt people to do just that.


Finishing Well

Posted in Materials on January 25, 2016 1:27 pm EST

A look at problem-solving fittings and finishes right for church specification, from natural timber to motorized drapery to cleverly covered AVL gear, and more.


A Quick Guide to Furniture, Fixtures & Equipment

Posted in Materials on April 9, 2015 3:28 pm EDT

Tailored with the church designer in mind, a round up of church-ready flooring, seating, decorative hardware and lighting fixtures.


The Final Touches, from the Very Beginning

Posted in Practice  > General on April 9, 2015 2:55 pm EDT

The elements in the furniture, fixtures, and equipment (FF &E) package aren’t simply "sprinkled on" at the end of design.


Floorcovering Chameleons

Posted in Education  > Resources on April 2, 2015 2:35 pm EDT

The latest flooring products for high-traffic spaces combine rich hues and textures with functionality, durability, and cleaning ease.


On-Target Interior Design

Posted in Materials on December 17, 2014 6:39 pm EST

An examination of durable and resilient finishes, fixtures, furnishings and equipment for modern church interiors.