Measuring a space is essential, and double-checking every measurement is even more! Try sketching your room on your notepad or online. If you like to visualize, try taping the dimensions of each furniture piece on your floor layout.
However, the ideal and easiest way is...
COLOURS - they can be fun and exciting but often challenging! Colours play a large part in perceptions and psychology, so they are a critical step in design.
After a very exciting 13 months working alongside the Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada team, their doors opened to the world. At Accent, we had the exciting opportunity to provide the furniture for this brand-new space!
"Sitting is the new smoking." Research has linked sitting for long periods with several health concerns. They include obesity and a cluster of conditions — increased blood pressure, high blood sugar, excess body fat around the waist, and abnormal cholesterol levels.
Last week our team worked to install workstations at High Speed Crow and snapped a couple of progress photos of their beautiful renovation!
Are you designing a classroom space and wanting the best environment for all learners? Here’s 5 things to consider.
Another great installation completed! This time we worked closely with AMC Foam to provide another 2 workstations for their office in Headingley.
Whiteboards – a super valuable tool for sharing ideas, visualizing thoughts, and teaching lessons! Here are 5 tips to keep your whiteboard looking sparkling clean.
With the warmer weather upon us, it’s time to start thinking about treating yourself and your students to a breath of fresh air…with some Outdoor Learning!
Accent Environments is honored to support Operation 322.
In response to the unfolding crisis in Ukraine, the Rapid Relief Team launched Operation 322 to deliver emergency food and personal care supplies to those displaced.
Are you frustrated with hearing the irritating screech of classroom chairs going back and forth on the classroom floor? Not only that, but your floor looks scratched and damaged!
Some suggest using tennis balls as a preventative – but they can make the classroom unattractive, and sometimes they are a little too tempting for students!
You’re probably thinking to yourself, what can I use instead? Read more...
Working with Sandy Bay Health Centre's floor plan, Accent worked to create a functional and attractive space! With the modern white workstation, the blue task and guest chairs added a pop of colour, and matched perfectly with the wall.
According to National Post, the average office worker sits about 10 hours a day (https://nationalpost.com/health/office-workers-sitting-788746), so sitting in the wrong office chair can be unhealthy and painful!
Molecule Series collaborative student desks support flexible learning environments with desks that are quick to adapt from single-student use to various group learning styles.
Learning Commons at Ecole Bonnycastle School.