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Why January is a great time to buy flooring for your business

The new year allows us to hit the reset button. Whether our resolutions relate to health or wealth, Jan. 1 is a great time to start something new. January also is an ideal time to buy commercial flooring. Installing new flooring is the easiest way businesses can upgrade their interior space. Employees appreciate any enhancements, but having a scuff- and …

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Five trends in office design, office furniture for 2021

Southwest Florida businesses are changing the look and feel of their offices. They want to create functional, productive workplaces that also offer safety and comfort for employees, customers and clients. COVID-19 changed the office environment in 2020. As 2021 begins, OFDC Commercial Interiors notes five trends in office design and furniture that are redefining the office: Mobile Floorplans Open floorplans …

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How COVID-19 changed the office environment in 2020

We spend about one-third of our waking hours at work. That’s why our offices seem like second homes and why our co-workers feel like extended families. However, COVID-19 changed our work environment in 2020. Many of us worked from home for a period. Gradually, businesses reopened and employees returned to the office. As a B2B company, OFDC Commercial Interiors works …

B2B companies play critical role in growing local economy

Note: “Small Business Saturday” is Saturday, Nov. 28. Joe Gammons, President of OFDC Commercial Interiors, authored the following guest opinion that was printed in The News-Press and other publications across Southwest Florida. Consumers have long been encouraged to “buy local.” Doing so supports your local economy by providing local jobs and generating local tax revenue. The same holds true for …

Cubicle comeback: COVID-19 sparks return of cubicles to offices across Southwest Florida

Cubicles became popular during the late 1960s and 1970s, giving office workers a defined space of their own. It offered a sense of privacy that until that point was only enjoyed by corner suite executives.  Then in the early 2000s, Silicon Valley tech giants broke the partition mold and replaced cubicles with portable workstations. Laptop-toting employees could plop down on sofas, cafeteria-style tables and bar stool seating, sharing conversations and snacks as they navigated the …

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Ergonomics in the office: Six reasons why it’s important for your business

October is National Ergonomics Month, which promotes the science, application and profession through teaching, learning, networking and service. Ergonomics emerged as a science during the 1800s, but its popularity in the workplace stretches back just a few decades. By definition, ergonomics is the science behind design that allows people to work efficiently and safely. While ergonomics can be applied to …

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Protect workspaces with System 3 biostatic cleaner

OFDC Commercial Interiors is now offering System 3, a biostatic cleaner that continuously protects surfaces with a long-lasting, non-leaching, electrostatically charged protective barrier designed to repel surface contamination for up to 120 days. A 1-gallon bottle is $60 and can cover up to 1,000 square feet of surface space.  When applied to hard surfaces and fabrics, System 3 forms a covalent bond to create …

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Remote work requires a remote office

COVID-19 forced many of us to abandon our workstations at the office and work remotely from home. At first, the thought of strolling out of bed, grabbing a cup of coffee and flipping open the laptop – all while still wearing our pajamas – sounded like a great idea. Then, reality hit. The comfortable recliner in our living room isn’t …

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OFDC Commercial Interiors creates solutions to protect office workers during COVID-19

OFDC Commercial Interiors is now offering an extensive line of customizable desk dividers that provide an added layer of protection for employees who use shared workspaces. The Fort Myers-based company is able to supply and install desk partitions ideal for medical offices, law firms, accounting and payroll departments, call centers, government offices and other businesses where employees spend the bulk …

Business Sanitization Essentials

Prepare your workspace for your staff’s safe return with essential sanitization and hygiene products. Provide your team with an extra layer of protection to reduce risk of virus spread.