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  • WELL Building Standard ™ for all types of buildings

    Download PDF FOR BUILDINGS OF ALL TYPES WELL can be applied across many building types and sectors, from brand new restaurants to office building renovations. NEW AND EXISTING INTERIORS Applies to commercial interior projects in existing buildings. In WELL Certified buildings that have already pursued Core and Shell Certification, some WELL Features may already apply [...] Continue Reading
  • New Xsede Height Adjustable Tables

    Kimball Office announces the launch of Xsede Height-Adjust Benches and Tables. Xsede Height Adjust takes daily work to different levels. With the touch of a button, Height-Adjustable Benches and Tables allow users to raise or lower their worksurface, supporting fluid, natural movement throughout the day. Xsede excels anywhere from the Open Plan to Private Office, [...] Continue Reading
  • Things you should know about buying ergonomic office furniture

    Ergonomic office furniture does not necessarily have to be expensive. There are many colours, styles and price points to pick from, making it easy for any company owner to purchase the office furnishings he or she needs without going over-budget. Following are four important points to bear in mind when purchasing this type of furniture. [...] Continue Reading
  • Sitting is bad for you: what can you do about it at work?

    Is it possible that the traditional office worker has the most dangerous job in America? Consider the following studies that found sitting for extended periods is hazardous to your health. In 2007, Dr. Rikke Krogh-Madsen, a post-doctoral fellow at the Centre of Inflammation and Metabolism in Copenhagen, decided to test the effects of a sedentary [...] Continue Reading
  • OFFICE CHAIR: Choosing the right ergonomic chair

    Working in an office typically involves spending a great deal of time sitting in an office chair - a position that adds stress to the structures in the spine. Therefore, to avoid developing or compounding back problems, it's important to have an office chair that's ergonomic and that supports the lower back and promotes good [...] Continue Reading
  • What is the WELL Building Standard ™?

    The WELL Building Standard® is a performance-based system for measuring, certifying, and monitoring features of the built environment that impact human health and wellbeing, through air, water, nourishment, light, fitness, comfort, and mind. WELL is managed and administered by the International WELL Building Institute (IWBI), a public benefit corporation whose mission is to improve human [...] Continue Reading
  • 4 reasons to get WELL Building Standard ™ certified

    Why get your next project WELL Building Standard ™ Certified? 1. FLEXIBILITY FOR YOUR GOALS After meeting the key requirements for baseline WELL Certification, you can select from a wide array of optional features to advance your individualized project priorities. 2. ALIGNMENT WITH LEED AND OTHER RATING SYSTEMS WELL works with LEED, Green Star, BREEAM, [...] Continue Reading
  • WELL Building Standard ™ Overview

    United Interiors your source in the Western United States for The WELL Building Standard™ (WELL), administered by the International WELL Building Institute™ (IWBI™) . United Interiors will get you started on the certification process, beginning with a consultation. WELL Building Standard Services Features Educate your team on the WELL Building Standard™ for projects in the [...] Continue Reading