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How to Choose Awesome Metal Furniture

How to Choose Awesome Metal Furniture

By Al Harlow | November 17, 2021

Metal furniture has become a popular choice for group and dormitory living. Metal furniture (aka steel) offers maximum durability and functionality. For tough living environments that serve youth, consumers with behavioral outbursts, or just general heavy use – Metal furniture is an excellent solution.  Durability: Color Options and Pest Control Additionally, metal furniture has to have a painted surface so…

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Is Metal Furniture Worthless?

Is Metal Furniture Worthless?

By Al Harlow | August 25, 2021

Metal furniture is steadily growing in popularity. It is popping up in project specifications and contract design trade publications. But why?  It turns out there are several valid reasons why metal furniture is increasing in popularity for group living environments.  Here are the top three: It is durable Both wood and metal furniture have had their place in…

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Crate Style Furniture That Will Make You Go Wow!

By Al Harlow | August 25, 2021

Facility managers and housing directors have been making an old trend new again. When looking for quality furniture that is durable and budget-friendly, many buyers have discovered that crate furniture has re-emerged as an industry must-have. Solid, Stylish, and Comfortable If the beauty and comfort part has you scratching your head, consider that the contract furniture industry…

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What Everyone Ought to Know About Crib Safety Standards

By Al Harlow | August 25, 2021

For contract healthcare facilities that serve infants and youth, the end of 2012 marked the beginning of the US Consumer Product Safety Commissions’ (CPSC) new crib safety standards. All cribs in use in the United States are now required to be compliant with the new Standards 16 CFR 1219 and 16 CFR 1220. Cribs manufactured after July 28, 2011 were…

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The Myth of Bariatric Furniture

By Al Harlow | August 25, 2021

“Bariatric” is a broad word that encompasses the needs of people over recommended body weight. Bariatric furniture is a necessary enhancement of the contract furniture industry for practical reasons. (800)-969-4100 Get Quote Now Dispelling the Myth The myth of Bariatric furniture is that its unattractive and does not blend well with traditional seating. Get The Upholstered Seating…

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